In October 1909, Chancellor David Lloyd George visited St. George's Hall in Newcastle, presumably in support of his "People's Budget".
List of events in this era
In 1909 the women of the Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU) who had been imprisoned for damaging property went on hunger strike when their request to be treated as political prisoners was re
On 9 October 1909 four women were sent to jail for breaking three plate glass windows in Newcastle Liberal Club.
The development of socialism and socialist parties in the North East matched the remainder of the country.
The first meeting of Newcastle's Clarion Drama Club took place on 17 March 1911.
The first meeting of Newcastle’s Clarion Drama Club took place on 17 March 1911.