Culture plays Sport – Great North Run Turns 30 in the Great North Museum
June 7th, 2010
Heritage culture, community and sport come together in In The Long Run, celebrating 30 years of the Great North Run.
The race, based in Newcastle upon Tyne, is the world’s biggest half marathon, attracting 54,000 runners and many more visitors to the region.
The Great North Museum will be exhibiting archived film footage, photographs, and artwork by Claire Leona Apps, Vicki Bennet, Suky Best, Ravi Deprees, Graham Dolphin, Julia Germain and the Turner Prize nominees Jane and Louise Wilson, as well as iconic memorabilia from this highly popular event.