This little rubber pigeon is inspired by our collections and is a great alternative to plastic toys but still and maybe most importantly most important.. easily cleaned!
This little crochet pigeon is inspired by our collections and is handmade, fair trade and maybe most importantly most important.. machine washable!
A Northerner in exile, Stuart Maconie goes on a journey in search of the North, attempting to discover where the cliches end and the truth begins.
Coal is a captivating narrative about the simple black rock that helped build our modern world, but now endangers our future.
Jeremy Paxman tells the story of coal mining in England, Scotland and Wales from Roman times, through the birth of steam power to war, nationalisation, pea-souper smogs, industrial strife and the picket lines of the Miner’s Strike.
A collection of traditional recipes from Northumberland, Durham, and Tyneside.
The popular You Wouldn’t Want to Be series features full-colour illustrations which combine humour and accurate technical detail.
This rich personal account focuses on the social impact of the Industrial Revolution, rather than its economic and political histories and gets under the skin of the period, creating a cast of colorful characters, including factory workers, miners, shoemakers, carpenters, servants, and farm laborers.
Inspired by the hooky and proggy mat history in North east England shown in Ashington Group, Pitmen Painter Oliver Kilbourns Progging the Mat you can have a go at making your own with our range of animal kits.
Designed exclusively for Museums Northumberland by Illustrator Jonny Hannah.