On this page we list both club events coming up and other events nearby that may be worth photographing. Please tell Graham (web master) about any other events you know in the near future.

Keep watching this page for further events, especially outings which are not listed in the SYLLABUS [PDF] .

 June 15th, Friday, 7pm: Club outing to Gibside

Meet in the car park. This is a National Trust property. It is open until 9pm on this day. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/gibside

 July 9th, Monday, 2pm: Club outing to South Shields

Meet at 2pm in the Harbour Drive North Car Park, which is located beside the Little Haven Hotel.

Parking charges: 1p per minute for the first hour then 80p per hour. Further west along the riverside, there is some free on-street parking. From there it is a 5-7 min walk to the Harbour Drive North Car Park.

No buses travel along this part of the seafront. Anyone requiring a lift please contact Margaret by phone 0191 2533353 or via the Contact page.

 July 12th, Thursday, 7pm: Club outing to The Sage

Meet at the door nearest the car park. sagegateshead.com

 July 15th, Sunday: Vintage Bus Rally

The Links, Whitley Bay

 July 29th, Sunday: Sandcastle Competition

By the Rendezvous Cafe, Whitley Bay

 August 4th & 5th, Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm: Kite Festival

The Links, Whitley Bay

 August 9th, Thursday, 2pm: Club outing to Tanfield Railway

Meet at 2pm in the car park at the railway's main entrance for Andrews House Station and Marley Hill Engine Shed, which is situated alongside the main A6076 road between Stanley and Gateshead. The X30 and X31 buses from Newcastle and Gateshead stop at the Andrews House entrance to the site.

Please note the change of day to a Thursday. This is because the railway is in steam that day.


 August 18th, Saturday, from 11am: Cullercoats Harbour Day

 August 18th & 19th, Saturday & Sunday: Clash of Knights

Tynemouth Priory & Castle

 September 16th, Sunday, 10am - 3pm: Classic Car Show

The Links, Whitley Bay

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