We now have 260 staff and volunteers trained as Dementia Friends! They can be spotted around the museum wearing their lovely crocheted version of the Dementia Friends badge.
7 hours ago
#throwbackthursday... A 1920s view of The Empire Picture Palace in Consett with a large crowd outside. The Cinema is decorated for Consett Carnival with attractions including Eddie Cantor, Kid Boots, Lya de Putti and Passions of Men.
Keep an eye out... we'll be announcing our exciting Festival of 50s cinema evenings soon!