Benwell Community Projects

Never Felt so Good: a felting art project, by St James’ centre for Heritage and Culture

Growing Old in West Newcastle: events and activities for older people on the theme of local history, by Search

Remembering Benwell: developing new ways to reach communities, by West Newcastle Picture History Collection

Hopes and Fears: a film making project with young people, by the Patchwork Project

Time Traveller: an intergenerational project, by Pendower Good Neighbour Project

Playing with Change and Ideas: creating a mobile interactive toy, by Riverside Community Health Project

Filming Change: creating a film of the historic graveyard, by St James’ Heritage and Environment Group

West End Stories: creating digital stories, by Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums


More information about the Benwell Imagine North East community projects can be found in the Benwell Booklet. The PDF version can be viewed and downloaded here: Imagining Benwell Past Present and Future

North Shields Community Projects

Imagining Community at Cedarwood: a family and community history project by Cedarwood Trust

Bridging the History: a community-led oral history project by Meadow Well Connected

A Journey through Time: a graffiti art project by Phoenix Detached Youth Project

Remembering the Past, Resourcing the Future: providing practical support and training to projects


More information about North Shields Imagine North East community projects can be found in the North Shields Booklet. The PDF version can be viewed and downloaded here: Imagining North Shields Past Present and Future



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