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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new opening hours

The Weardale Gazette’s new opening hours from Friday, 1 April will be 10am – 4pm.

The Weardale Annual Magazine will be on sale on Wednesday, 6th April priced £2.99.

Get your copy from the Weardale Gazette office or a tmost of the retail outlets that sell the Weardale Gazette, or you can email sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk or christinewp@weardalegazette.co.uk to place your order.  The price for p&p plus the magazine will be £4.28.

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Annual Magazine

The annual magazine will be out on Wednesday, 6 April priced £2.99.  Further information to follow shortly

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Photographs needed for Remember when?

The Weardale Gazette is asking readers to send in photographs for the next edition of Remember when? our nostalgia special edition which we hope to have on sale at Easter, providing we receive enough material.  The photographs can be in black and white or colour which show events that have happened in the Dale, or of people or places etc.  We would like photographs from the 1960s – 2000.  We will also consider those before 1960.

We can accept photographs digitally or hard copy by post or you can leave them at the office in the Market Place at Stanhope.  All hard copies will be returned to their owners.  Remember when? is very popular with readers and the next edition will be our 10th edition.  It is always a sell-out so have a look through your albums etc.

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Weardale Gazette Calendar 2017

Once again, the Weardale Gazette is inviting all you photographers to send in your views of Weardale for our 2017 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 2016.  All entries to be sent to Sheila Hogarth, 6 Market Place, Stanhope, Co. Durham, Dl13 2UJ or by email to: sheilawp@btconnect.com

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Happy New Year to all our readers

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Christmas Holidays

The Weardale Gazette will be closed on 24th December and will re-open on Monday 4th January.

There will be a Weardale Gazette edition out on 30th December.  The first edition in the New Year will be on Wednesday, 13th January.

Merry Christmas to all from directors and staff.

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Weardale Gazette Calendar 2016

The Weardale Gazette calendar for 2016 will be available from Wednesday, 23 September at most of the outlets selling the Weardale Gazette.  The price is the same as last year at £3.90.

Alternatively, If you wish, you can ring or email to reserve your copy – 01388 527706 or sheilawp@weardalegazette.co.uk

If you would like a copy by post it will cost (incl. p&p) £5.24

You can send a cheque, payable to: Weardale Publishing & Printing Co. Ltd.

and send to: Weardale Gazette, 6 Market Place, Stanhope, Co. Durham, DL13 2UJ

OR you can pay over the phone: 01388 527706

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