A Splash of Colour – Costume Talk with Meridith Towne – At Jarrow Focus

£3 per person

Suitable for ages 16+


Don’t be fooled by the black and white photos – history is a riot of colour!

Join Meridith Towne as she uncovers the ‘hows’ and ‘whys’ behind the colourful clothes worn throughout history, exploring popular superstitions, fashionable shades and why the Suffragettes marched under purple, white and green!

This event is a part of Jarrow Festival and is supported by Big Local Jarrow.



WRITE Festival 2020

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 23 May – 12 June 2020.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme at www.theworduk.org/write.

If you have a disability of any kind or you require special assistance, please contact us on 0191 427 1818.

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