The Society was established in the 1970s. It aims to encourage the study and enjoyment of architecture, buildings, their contents and settings by organising lectures and visits. It usually holds its lectures in the Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne. and enjoys a close association with the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape of Newcastle University. (Read our constitution).
Annual General Meeting
Our next meeting will be our AGM, on Saturday 26th May in South Shields: meeting at 11.30 am at South Shields Town Hall, then at 1.00 pm a buffet followed by our AGM in The Word, 45 Market Place South Shields NE33 1JF.
Members should already have received the AGM Flyer, by post or by e-mail; please return the booking form by Saturday 19th May at the latest. The AGM is free, but there is a charge of £13 for the tour and buffet.
More details of our AGM, including a map and documents relating to AGM business.
Day trip to Lindisfarne
The AGM will be followed by a day trip in June to Lindisfarne, to visit the recently reopened Castle. The details have already been circulated to members, and you can read about the trip here. We apologise for the short notice, and ask you to return the booking form for this, too, by Saturday 19th May at the latest.