The Norman Cornish Centenary Year is launched on April Sth 2019 at Spennymoor Town Hall with the opening of The Norman Cornish Trail, The John Kitson Archway and an exhibition showing the story of The Miners' Gala Mural. Centenary Exhibitions: A Slice of Life - The Mining Art Gallery Bishop Auckland. April 6th - Jan 10th. The Portraits - Gala Gallery, Durham, June 30th - September 1st. A Centenary - Castlegate House Gallery, Cockermouth. July 6th - July 27th. A Man of Destiny The Greenfield Gallery, Newton Aycliffe. October 10th - December 11th.