2011 AGM

Held at Jesmond Towers

Saturday 21st May 2011


The ballroom / art gallery at Jesmond Towers


Held in the
Bemersyde Drive, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 3RJ
Saturday 21st May 2011
by the kind permission of the Shepherd family

PROGRAMME: 2.00pm Arrival and tour of the building. 3.00pm AGM business. 4.00pm Afternoon tea. 5.00pm Depart.

Attendance at the AGM is free of charge. Tickets for the optional refreshments £7.00.

Cyril Winskell guided us through this building with principal rooms by architects John Dobson, Thomas Oliver junior and T.R. Spence, who designed the Art Gallery. Spence was also the architect of St George's Church for Charles Mitchell.

The illustration of the gallery above dates from 1910 and looks south. The Falconer a marble and bronze sculpture at the curtained window is now in the Shipley Art Gallery; all the paintings seen on the walls are in storage at the Laing Art Gallery.

Car parking is available in the grounds of the building. West Jesmond and Ilford Road Metro stations are close by.

Please return booking form (open as PDF in new window) to: Ian Wells.


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