Stories

As part of our planning and research, we went on a Residency to the Lake District.

We spent a day with Taffy Thomas, the UK's first Laureate for Storytelling.

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Sill to Sea has drawn on about 25 Northumberland folktales so far. 

We will post versions of many of these stories on this page.

The Salmon and The Ring

Thirlwall Castle

The Flower of Bedlington

Guinevere's Comb

The Sleeping King of Sewingshields

The Laidley Worm of Spindlestoneheugh

The Ghostly Bridal Party of Featherstonehaugh

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Connecting Stories to Northumbrian Landscapes