Most of the links below will take you to a gallery page which should open in a new window. Once you are finished viewing, just close the window to return back to this site.

Have you got some pictures you would like to see on the web site?

Old pictures of Bowburn? Holiday snaps? Pictures of the colliery? Big Meeting pictures from years gone by?

Let us know and we will arrange to publish them on the web site, send a mail to webmaster(at)bowburn(dot)net


Bowburn Banner Parade (14.07.07)

Banner 2007
click picture to go to album

Bulb Planters of the world Unite! (16.11.06)

getting instructions at the start

hard at work
hard at work

bulb planting
I am working (honest!)

spreading the bulbs around

more willing adult helpers

Reunion time - November 2006

reunion ppicture: Karen Salkeld & Bev Seaton

A picture from Karen Salkeld who recently went to Wales to visit an old friend and Bowburn ex-pat Bev Seaton.










Durham Big Meeting - July 2006

gallery 1 gallery 2 gallery 3 gallery 4 gallery 5

Click the links above to open the galleries.

Galleries 1 & 2 courtesy of Gary Hutchinson

Galleries 3, 4 & 5 courtesy of Rose Stoker

Thanks to them both from bowburnet - especially to Rose who was covering for me while I was in Hospital.
(and this was the 1st time she had used my camera.)

Villagers Abroad - Summer 2006

What do villagers get up to on vacation? well, looking at these they certainly enjoy themselves!

Hockaday holidayLeia and Thomas Hockaday on Holiday in Palma Nova, Majorca 












Hockaday holiday This time enjoying the pool












Hutchinson holidayPamela and Keir Hutchinson on holiday in Magaluf Majorca 












Hutchinson holidayDavid Masson Keir Hutchinson on holiday in Magaluf.