DVDs

Our stock includes several DVDs which relate to displays in our permanent exhibition, such as:

Forgotten Workers, the story behind the tied employment of women in agriculture in Northumberland in the 19th century.

The Battle of Flodden Then & Now, giving the background to of one of the bloodiest battles in the history of the British Isles.
 
The Railway Story, a saga of a technological revolution which changed the North East forever. and:
 

Any Man’s Kingdom Northumberland in 1953, about rural life in Northumberland

 

 

 

In addition, we sell a number of DVDs which have been produced by the Museum as a result of Heritage Lottery Funded work with various groups in the community. See:

Swansfield Park - The Area, The Houses and the People’ telling the history and heritage of the Swansfield Park and St George’s area of Alnwick with first-hand video testimonies by long term residents of the area. 
 

Where We Live, the result of collaboration between Bailiffgate Museum and the residents of Percy Terrace in Alnwick.

 

Also produced by the Museum are:
 

Lads and Lassies , which includes footage of the annual Shrove Tide football match between the parishes of St Michael and St Paul first recorded as taking place in 1788, with its own unique goals and rules and:

Our Northumberland Singing Heritage, which details another heritage outreach project that celebrated and encouraged the sharing of traditional songs. It records the beautiful summer’s day in June 2010 when the Museum took a bus of musicians and singers up Coquetdale, culminating with footage from a family ceilidh.

 

For information on any item, please contact shop@bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk