Yarm 1914 Passchendaele Commemoration

July 21, 2017 no comments

You’ll be happy to know that occasionally we are let out, blinking in the sunshine, from the dusky confines of the Library and Museum.  Last Sunday it was a pleasure to be part of the Yarm 1914 Group’s commemoration of the centenary of The Battle of Passchendaele.  Whilst naturally sombre… Read Full Story

Anyone for more tennis?

July 13, 2017 no comments

With Murray and Konta out it’s up to us to keep British interest in tennis alive until the end of the week. So, after casting a hawk-like eye over our newspaper microfilm collection last week we thought we’d see what our online resources served up. The British Newspaper Archive is… Read Full Story