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Celebrating Difference

Come and join in the Celebration of Individuality. An Exhibition of Artwork created by students in Art and Design at Gateshead College in partnership with Dyslexia North East and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art. Venue: Gateshead College, Bridge Gallery and Art, Design and Media Department Time: 6pm onwards Date: Thursday 8th December 2016 Music and refreshments Meet Simon Donald, Patron of Dyslexia North East Dyslexia North East Display Stall and Raffle All are welcome!

In the Footsteps of Bede

  John Addison, is dyslexic with artistic talents.  He is holding an exhibition in Hexham Abbey until 31st July 9am - 5pm. In his own words.... "It is a photographic exploration of Bede's Way combined with walking as an art form.  The work takes in the landscape and urban aspects of the walk and also the historic, such as the Industrial Revolution and Cleadon Mill which goes back to the 1800's.  It also includes St Peter's in Sunderland and St Paul's in [...]

Great North Run

Peter Ferguson is taking part in this year’s Great North Run on September 11th 2016.  If you would like to sponsor Peter, please check www.virginmoneygiving.com/DNE20 Would anyone else like to join him to raise funds for Dyslexia North East and enjoy the challenge? Please contact [email protected]

Parent and Child Workshop 7th May Review

120 Children, Parents and Teachers benefited from a very helpful and inspiring workshop from Neil MacKay to tackle spelling, how to learn, how to plan and revision skills. Here is some feedback: Q What did yo find most helpful? "Fantastic learning session - great strategies" "They taught us how to write a good story in a small amount of time" "Brilliant, found the spelling, reading and writing invaluable" "Learning how to spell "hospital" .."How to spell independent - its a big word" Q What did you [...]


Table Top Sale Sunday 29 May 2016 2pm - 4pm Stannington Village Hall NE61 6EL next to the Ridley Arms Pub Dyslexia North East have a Tombola stall! Do come along and support us the more the merrier!