A Letter to Theatre

A Letter to Theatre

Dear Theatre, Long time no see, I am sorry for seeing you sooner but it has been quite a few years. Even before the pandemic I had not seen you, the truth is I have been too busy. But I want that to change. During the festive period, I was able to see panto (oh [...]

New Mik Critchlow photography exhibition captures decades of Ashington’s mining history

New Mik Critchlow photography exhibition captures decades of Ashington’s mining history

Image caption: Mining apprentices with winding wheel. Ashington Colliery (1981). Copyright Mik Critchlow. A new exhibition by social documentary photographer, Mik Critchlow, goes on display at Woodhorn Museum in Northumberland from Friday 19 November, documenting the town of Ashington and its intimate connection to the mining industry. Telling the story of the town and people of Ashington over four [...]