Monthly Archives: November 2014

NEW BOOK AVAILABLE

Life in the Northern Dales – stories from a farming family by Frank Sanderson. This book has resulted from Frank’s fascination with his paternal ancestors, hill farmers from Weardale.  In 1980, armed with a tape-recorder, Frank visited his uncle Francis Joseph Sanderson at Great … Continue reading

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DVDs available from the Gazette office

Weardale Memories by Chris Ruskin – Recollections of a farming and mining past recorded this year from older residents, who experienced life in Weardale when most farms were still occupied, talk about their experiences in the farming community and in … Continue reading

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