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The Norman Cornish Trail & Updated John Kitson Archway Are Now Open

It gives us great pleasure to announce that The Norman Cornish Trail in Spennymoor has officially launched!


Children create replica Durham Miners' Gala Mural

As part of Norman Cornish and the Creative Arts event at Beamish Museum, many children enjoyed contributing to a mural of the Durham Miners’ Gala. We think they did a great job! Their version, inspired by Norman’s work, hangs in pride of place as you enter the museum.


Interactive Chronology Live Now

We’re excited to reveal that an interactive Chronology on our website is now live.


Bowes Retrospective Exhibition Planning

The Cornish family with members of the curatorial staff at the The Bowes Museum.


Young People's Award

We attended The Young People’s Awards Event at Spennymoor Town Hall recently and were delighted to recognise the achievement for the Art, Music and Dance Award. It was a very successful and enjoyable evening.`


Cornish Centenary

Throughout the centenary year, an interesting range of themed exhibitions is planned in order to commemorate Norman’s life and to celebrate his work.

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