Bailiffgate open fully, and online

Baiiffgate is now fully open for our Viking exhibition, and our online shop is also open

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Have a relative who fell in WW1?

Our database of those connected to Alnwick District now includes over 1500 soldiers

You can use the database to search for information. We would also welcome any images or family stories that you have to honour the fallen.

Amazing images to enjoy from our Collection

Over 500 images already, dating from the mid 1800's to the 1970's

This one of fireman fighting a blaze in Narrowgate in the 1950's is just one of a huge diversity of photographs showing life as it was in the Alnwick...

Interested in joining in Community Projects?

Bailiffgate carries out many fascinating projects. See examples of past work.

Our latest project is meeting and recording stories from people living in the Coquetdale Valley, but we work right across the community.

Latest News

The Vikings are Coming!

Bailiffgate is now open, with one of our most exciting exhibitions ever, with full Covid precautions   For more details of the exciting opening exhibition " Vikings: Fact and Fiction" in conjunction with the ... Read More

A unique way to teach or learn

Loans boxes area free resource for schools, childminders, regularly home schooled pupils and young people’s groups. They also aid recollection for the elderly. Boxes packed with real and reproduction items are available ... Read More

The Census is coming

  The 2021 Census will add to a process that has taken place in the United Kingdom for over 100 years. This has proven an invaluable tool for family historians, especially now that data on ... Read More