An exhibition of icons of well-loved Northern saints from Anglo-Saxon to Elizabethan times.
The icons reflect people of faith from every walk of life – from housewives to kings, from hermits to bishops. They were “written” by a group of keen amateur iconographers at the Oaklea Centre in Sunderland. Icon workshops are held there every year and have attracted a number of enthusiastic followers.
The exhibition will run from 17th June to 4th July in St Joseph’s Chapel, Ushaw. Free with entry pass.