Here's a teaser for the invitation to the Strange Cargo installation (25th September through 13th November 2004) at the Hatton Gallery in Newcastle. Watch this space for more info as it becomes available...
Then there were the German bombers. One clear night in early Spring of 1943, the moon shone bright and everyone said, “They’ll come tonight if they ever do.” They did come, but before they arrived a thick white frost mist had covered the town and clouds had hidden the moon and the bombs fell in Saltwell Park, harmlessly, as far as the population was concerned. However one bomb exploded among the trees just opposite the front of the theatre, which had just been finished, blowing in the windows and still worse, the doors, which could not be made to work smoothly for long afterwards, and the trunk of a tree fell through the roof.
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