Skip Navigation|Home|News|Contact Us|Help

Tyne and Wear Archives Service Presents a 8th Series of Workshops

TWAS workshops cover a wide range of subjects and reseatch intrests, from family history shipbuilding and beyond.

Workshops are free of charge, but places are limited. To book your place, simply ring 0191 2772248, email, or call into our Search Room at Blandford House, Blandford Sq, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4JA.

Updated August 2008





Mapping the Past:
using old Ordnance Survey maps for research
Wednesday 25th February 2009 13:30 – 15:00 Roy Young
Outreach Development Assistant
Reading Old Handwriting Wednesday 25th March 2009 13:30 – 15:00 Barry Redfern
Author and local historian
The Public Houses and Breweries of Old Gateshead Wednesday 29th April 2009 13:30 – 15:00 John Boothroyd
Senior Librarian, Gateshead Libraries
Researching your ancestor’s military service Wednesday 27th May 2009 13:30 – 15:00 Iain Mutch
Former Military Archivist
Grainger’s Town
Discover Newcastle’s architecture
Wednesday 24th June 2009 13:30 – 15:00 Freda Thompson
Green Badge City Guide


[back to news]