Programme of events

April 2023

5 April

History of the burgesses

St Giles Church, Church Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 1QS

A fascinating talk by Jim Dowler at St Giles.

Cost: free

How to book: just turn up

20 April

Fascinating folk of Newcastle film show: Vera Brittain

Brampton Museum, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 0QP

Thursday 20 April 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

A special archive film show from Ray Johnson about Vera Brittain.

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27 April

Fascinating Folk of Newcastle talk: Vera Brittain

Brampton Museum, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 0QP

Thursday 27 April 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

A special talk by Barbara Andrew about Vera Brittain.

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28 April

Poetry and amusing anecdotes about growing up in Newcastle under Lyme

Brampton Museum, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 0QP

Friday 28 April 2023 - 12:00pm to 2pm

An afternoon of poetry and amusing anecdotes from local poet Nick Degg about growing up in Newcastle under Lyme.

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29 to 30 April

Lymelight Festival

Ongoing events

Look out for:

  • distribution of ceremonial mugs to primary schools
  • Britain in bloom planting
  • flags and bunting in Queens Gardens