Tom Walker talks about the model steam engine built by Thomas Greener of Etherley in 1836. 105.9 Bishop FM · Three Greeners of Etherley and a Model Steam Engine
Dr Anne Allen, Project Manager for Bishop Auckland Heritage Action Zone hosts a Q&A session with David Mason, County Durham Principal Archaeologist about Roman County Durham. Recorded September 2021 – Roman County Durham Q&A You can purchase a copy of David’s book here.
Martin Roberts talks about his rewriting of The County Durham volume of The Buildings of England that was first written by Nikolaus Pevsner – In the Footsteps of Pevsner Recorded live in Bishop Auckland Town Hall on Monday 27th September 2021.
Local Historian Tom Hutchinson brings a walking tour ‘Down the Batts’ to life with interesting stories about colourful characters from bygone years. 105.9 Bishop FM · Down the Batts with Tom Hutchinson Please feel free to browse some of Gillian’s snaps from the walk….
Bishop Auckland artist JGMiller chats through the inspiration behind a selection of his local scenes in a short slideshow. Paintings depicted are: 60’s Market Place Blues 1 – Moors 2 Kissing in the Backrow Meet me on the Corner (Rossi’s) Silent Night Underneath the Arches See more at https://jgmillerart.co.uk Video by https://dxps.com