Iron works history lesson

Kirkley WI

MEMBERS and guests at Kirkley WI’s November meeting were informed by Barry Mead about the history of Bedlington Iron and Engine Works.

With his interesting illustrations and witty commentary, those present learned many new and interesting facts.

Margaret Neil thanked Mr Mead and told him she had been on his walk to the site.

The competition for a toasting fork was won by Judith Arthur.

Members cast their votes for the County Executive Committee and they were then reminded that the December meeting was the Christmas lunch.