The Sunderland Book Project at home in St Peter’s

St Peter’s Church in Sunderland is home to Bede’s Bakehouse Gallery, open Monday – Friday 10.30-2.30pm.  The cafe area is light and airy, with comfortable chairs to sit and browse the collection of books on display.

The Sunderland Book Project @Bede's Bakehouse Gallery

The Sunderland Book Project @Bede’s Bakehouse Gallery

Also showing, are paintings of Sunderland by Ian Potts, Gallery Curator at Bede’s Bakehouse Gallery.

The Sunderland Book Project & paintings by Ian Potts

The Sunderland Book Project & paintings by Ian Potts

A visit to the church gives a taste of history, some of which is reflected in the books  in the collection such as Arvon Wellen’s Bede and the Shipbuilder’s Wife or Helen McCookerybook’s Sing a Song of Sunderland.

The exhibition is on until  Saturday 21st June 2014.

The Sunderland Book Project @ Bede's Bakehouse Gallery

The Sunderland Book Project @ Bede’s Bakehouse Gallery

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