Author: Emma Lowson

Beamish holds Great War Steam Fair

Beamish Open-Air Museum held its annual steam fair last weekend, with a focus on WW1, proving to be a fun day out for all. The show featured a variety of road vehicles, engines and trains from 1914 – 1918 in action around the museum. Beamish hosted around 120 exhibits including […]

Bonfire Night attacks latest blow to firefighters

Tyne and Wear firefighters are under further pressure after being attacked by fireworks on Bonfire night.   Amid cuts to their services, added stress was placed on firefighters during this year’s celebrations as they dealt with 207 incidents in just  four hours.    Crews also faced fireworks being thrown at them, including […]