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Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

14 Oct 2017

Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

1:30pm for 2pm Town Hall

The Northumbrian Language Society honours its founder with an annual Memorial Lecture on aspects of dialect and speech.

Jonnie Robinson of the British Library on “Sounds Familiar? NE Voices in the British Library Sound Archive”

followed by a special second lecture

Ian Wilson on “The Forgotten Years”, the wartime experiences in Burma of Roland Bibby, founding chairman of the Northumbrian Language Society, in this centenary year of his birth.

Free entry        Level access