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Tyne and Wear Society and Culture

Arbeia Society

Promotes study and understanding of the South Shields Roman fort and other Roman remains in the north east. Includes information on re-enactments and publications.

English to Geordie Translator

A light-hearted English to Geordie translation site with an online quiz and links of interest.

Mymarras in the Durham Pit Villages

Dedicated to the people who worked their lives in the coal industry in Sunderland villages; includes a guide to the pits and their communities, and details of photos and films for sale.

North Tyneside Catholic Parishes

Three Roman Catholic Parishes in the eastern half of the borough of North Tyneside, within the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle.

South Tyneside Churches' Key Project

Examines this project, which aims to offer support and outreach to young people experiencing difficulties.

Tyne & Wear Archives Service

Information about their holdings and services; also offer a number of online educational resources.

Tyne and Wear Anti Fascist Association

Documenting the struggle against fascism in Tyne and Wear.

Tyneside Irish Brigade

British First World War infantry brigade of Kitchener's Army, raised in 1914. Officially numbered the 103rd (Tyneside Irish) Brigade, it contained four Pals Battalions from Newcastle-upon-Tyne, largely made up of men of Irish extraction.

Washington Gardeners CIU Club

Social club provides details of events and facilities.

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