NEWMP Events
08/06/2019 - Annual General Meeting


The Annual General meeting of the North East War Memorials Project will take place on

Saturday June 8th 2019 at 10 am

Doors open at 9am for setting up

The meeting will take place at:-

Stannington Village Hall,
Main Street,
Stannington (near The Ridley Arms),
NE61 6EL

1. Apologies
2. Minutes of the fifteenth Annual General Meeting April 28th 2018 (Copy attached)
3. Matters arising
4. Reports
a. Chairman
b. Treasurer
c. Website
d. 2018 The North East Remembers
e. 70th Brigade
5. Election of officers
6. 1914-1918 Commemoration and Update Reports of activities in 2018/2019
7. Any Other Business (to be received in writing by June 5th 2019)
Reports -It would be appreciated if a short report from any interested groups/individuals could be submitted before the AGM for circulation about activities undertaken in 2018 and those proposed for 2019. Thanks

Following the AGM

Commemoration - What Happens Next? NEWMP

2018 AGM Minutes

08/06/2019 - Commemoration - What Happens Next?
NEWMP will be hosting an all-day general discussion about what follows the centenaries of the end of the Great War and the Versailles Treaty. The event will be in the Village Hall at Stannington. The day will include the NEWMP AGM, but the rest of the day will be showing people how they can help with recording, one or two talks and exchange of ideas. All are welcome.
14/09/2019 - Washington Carnival
Annual Washington Carnival event in Albany Park will be held on Saturday 14th September 2019. NEWMP will be there to answer any War Memorial and subject matter concerning your relatives or relations.
21/09/2019 - Yesterday belongs to You
Yesterday Belongs to You is on Saturday 21st September 2019. The popular County Durham History and Heritage Forum event will take place at Beamish Open Air Museum this year. NEWMP will be located in the Bank this year, next to the Masonic Hall. The fair provides a valuable opportunity for everyone interested in local history and heritage to share their knowledge and passion with local, regional and national organisations. As with all daytime events, you can use your Unlimited Pass or Friends of Beamish membership to enjoy this special event.