• ThumbnailI was asked a question by last week’s guest curator Pete Connel about the the smells and sounds and sights and touch and tastes of Newcastle. I have to say that this question makes me feel most of all the […]

  • ThumbnailIt makes my day when I get a letter or a postcard through the door. And it thrills me and shocks me when it is from someone I have not met yet. But most weeks, this happens because I am always – like now – putting […]

  • ThumbnailNewcastle is on the train route. Every day, old friends pass through. Many of them get a thrill of nostalgia when they cross the Tyne gorge, over the bridges that link Gateshead and Newcastle. Some of them think […]