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Raymond Briggs: A Retrospective

The Bowes Museum Barnard Castle, County Durham

‘ you have to be a mini actor. If the figure is to walk jauntily with its nose in the air, you have to imagine what that feels like. You have to be the person and observe the person, and do both these things at once. – Raymond Briggs. Raymond Briggs: A Retrospective is the first ever […]

A Platinum Jubilee Celebration

The Bowes Museum Barnard Castle, County Durham

HRH Queen Elizabeth II has already made history for many reasons – not least by cementing her status as Britain’s longest-reigning monarch with her Platinum Jubilee at the beginning of June. This special exhibition celebrates Teesdale's links with the Royal Family, including The Bowes Museum’s royal connections, memorabilia and memories of street parties, as well […]