General enquiries

Telephone: 0191 427 1818



The Word
45 Market Place
South Shields
NE33 1JF

Room bookings

If you would like to find out more about how you can book a room at The Word, visit our Hire Rooms page.

Events and exhibitions

If you would like to enquire about working with us to host an event or exhibition, please complete our programming enquiry form below. Once you submit the form it will then be subject to approval from The Word’s Programming Board that meets monthly. Please allow up to 31 days for a response.