NEW EMAIL ADDRESSES

Please note our new email addresses are:

Editor, Anita Atkinson     anitaatkinson128@btinternet.com

Sheila Hogarth     sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk     (office manager)

Christine Craig     christinewp@weardalegazette.co.uk    (finance)

Lisa Parkin     lisawp@weardalegazette.co.uk        (advertising)

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Last minute Weardale Gazette calendars for 2017

We have a small number of calendars left in the office if anyone would like one at a reduced price of £3.50.  P&P is £1.34.   01388 527706 or email sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk

You can pay over the phone or by cheque ‘Weardale Publishing and Printing Co. Ltd’ and post to 6 Market Place, Stanhope, Co. Durham, DL13 2UJ.

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Happy New Year

Directors and staff wish everyone a very happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

You can receive an online version of the Weardale Gazette for only£20 per year, that’s 26 issues.  Contact Christine or Sheila for further details.

Email:

Christine Craig christinewp@weardalegazette.co.uk

Sheila Hogarth sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk

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Photographs needed for Remember when?

Photos needed for Remember when?
Edition 12
THE Weardale Gazette’s ever- popular special edition of Remember when?, produced annually, is under way again and we are asking our readers to send in their photographs We would like photographs mainly from the 1960s-1990s era but older photographs will be also be considered. Photographs can be of people, events, social gatherings, views, whatever you think will be of interest to readers.
They can be sent electronically, or by hard copy. Hard copies will be scanned and returned to their owners.
If enough photographs are received then we can get the issue out for Easter 2017, so rake through your albums and send them to Sheila Hogarth, or email her: sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk

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Weardale Gazette Calendar 2018

Once again, the Weardale Gazette is inviting all photographers to send in views of Weardale for our 2018 calendar.

Entries are limited to two entries per person of any view of the Dale (between Killhope and Wolsingham) in colour.  We accept hard copies or digital copies.  Photographs entered by you must not have been exhibited at public events or have appeared on social media.  All photographs chosen to appear in the calendar will be credited with your name and where you live.  The deadline date for entries is Monday, 5th September 2017.  All entries to be sent to Sheila Hogarth, 6 Market Place, Stanhope, Co. Durham, Dl13 2UJ or by email to: sheilawp@btinternet.com

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Annual Magazine

The Weardale Gazette’s annual magazine will be out on Wednesday, 30th November priced £3.99.   It will be sold in most shops selling our newspaper and it is available to buy from the Gazette office or by phone or email.  Postage and packing will be £1.30. Payment can be made by cash to the office, cheque made payable to ‘Weardale Publishing & Printing Co. Ltd.’ and sent to 6 Market Place, Stanhope, Co. Durham, DL13 2UJ or card payment by phone.  Please email: sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk or christinewp@weardalegazette.co.uk if you wish to purchase a copy/copies.

They make good Christmas presents.

Some of the articles in the magazine include: dance bands, memories of Weardale, read about when the devil came to Edmundbyes, Wear Valley’s Men of Stone, a Stanhope stalward talks about his mining days, home-baking, and more.  Get your copy.

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Weardale Gazette Calendar 2017

Our calendar will be on sale from the 5th October from the Weardale Gazette shop in the Market Place, Stanhope or from most outlets that sell the Weardale Gazette, priced £3.90.  By post please add £1.35 for p&p.  All photographs have been taken to show Weardale through the seasons.  Because the calendar was a sell-out last year, we have printed an extra 100 copies this year.  Don’t miss out!

 

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Remember when? special edition

Photos needed for Remember when?
Edition 11
THE Weardale Gazette’s ever- popular special edition of Remember when?, produced annually, is under way again and we are asking our readers to send in their photographs We would like photographs mainly from the 1960s-1990s era but older photographs will be also be considered. Photographs can be of people, events, social gatherings, views, whatever you think will be of interest to readers.
They can be sent electronically, or by hard copy. Hard copies will be scanned and returned to their owners.
If enough photographs are received then we can get the issue out for Christmas – it will make a nice Christmas present, so rake through your albums and send them to Sheila Hogarth, or email her: sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk

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Remember when?

Our nostalgia edition called ‘Remember when?’ will be on sale on Wednesday, 29 June in most of the shops selling the Weardale Gazette.  It costs £1. P&P is 84p.

It always sells out so make sure you buy your copy quickly.

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Annual Easter Magazine

The Easter Magazine is now on sale in most shops in Weardale and the surrounding areas selling the Weardale Gazette.  If you would like a copy posted to you the price will be £4.28 (magazine + p&p).  Please telephone 01388 527706 and pay over the phone, it’s as easy as that.

Read about: visiting Nepal; Minco’s mineral exploration in the North Pennines; the Whin Sill, Sedling Mine collapse; a Master of the Royal college of Art living in Rookhope; a Wolsingham bookie; in memory of Wolsingham Steel Works; brush up your Beowulf; last post for DLI Museum; collecting a camera system; Janet Taylor, a woman of Wolsingham; good times around the corner for the Weardale Museum; tips for starting an organic vegetable garden; garden success story; a cake for all occasions, and photographs of Weardale.

Be sure to get a copy before they all sell

 

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