As part of a new project to share the history and heritage of Thomas Bewick there are a series of guided Bewick themed walks in the Tyne Valley:
Sunday 31st August, 10.00-16.00hrs. Starts at the site of Thomas Bewick’s House, on West Street, Gateshead, ends on the south side of Newburn Bridge; distance 7.7 miles.
Sunday 7th September, 10.00-16.00hrs. Starts at Newburn Bridge, ends at Cherryburn National Trust Prudhoe; distance 7.2 miles.
Sunday 14th September, 09.30-16.00hrs. Starts at ‘Ferry Landing’, Ovington and finishes at Newburn; distance 6.3 miles.
Sunday 28th September, 10.00-16.00hrs. Start at Newburn Leisure Centre car park, ends at St. Nicholas’ Cathedral, Newcastle; distance 7.2 miles.
For full details <a href=’http://tinyurl.com/nytujzz’>click here</a> These are free but booking is essential to limit numbers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org and specify which walk and provide contact details.