James Kirkup: Born in South Shields


Join us as we mark the centenary anniversary of the birth of celebrated poet, James Kirkup.

Kirkup, who was born in South Shields, found fame through his work as a poet, translator and writer.

The first- floor display includes photographs, information and a collection of his work, focusing greatly on his life and time South Shields.

This display is part of Local History Month.

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