Woodhorn Museum, Ashington

2012-09-26T15:39:43+01:00September 26th, 2012|Art Appreciation|

Fifteen U3A members visited Woodhorn Museum near Ashington in Northumberland on the 17th May. The main purpose of our visit was to view the permanent exhibition by a remarkable group of men-The Pitman Painters. The group, largely made up of coal miners, first came together in 1934 through the Workers Education Association. [...]