May 24, 2022

Earth and bee walks

For our project launch and Platinum Jubilee event on Sunday 5 June, Climate Action North and Natural History Society of Northumbria will be running a couple of walks each to explore the nature in our community. You can find out details and how to book on below. All events are free to attend. Please wear appropriate footwear for walking and ...

Come and celebrate the Platinum Jubilee and the launch of our project 'Bees of Bensham', a 2 year project with artist and beekeeper Barbara Keating, exploring pollinators, nature and land use in Bensham & Saltwell. Taking place at The Comfrey Project on Sunday 5 June, 11-3pm, this is a free event for all the community. It will include ...

May 06, 2022

Living North

We are in this month's Living North magazine talking about our current project Bee's of Bensham with Barbara Keating. Look out for future updates including the Jubilee event taking place at the Comfrey Project on the 5 June. You can read the article and find out about the project by clicking on the below link. Living ...

Dingy Butterflies CIC is seeking a Project Coordinator, from June 2022 to August 2023. They will work on a freelance basis on the Gateshead project ‘Bees of Bensham’. The Project Coordinator will support the lead artist, Barbara Keating, in the development of the project. They will also support freelance artists in community engagement with ...