Visit us at:
Materialistics Facebook

Materialistics have also established links with other groups.
Ravelry - the biggest knitting website

The Customs House
Gallery, theatre, cinema and restaurant on the banks of the River Tyne, holding arts workshops for all ages. Take a 360 degree tour of A Coat for a Boat

North East Maritime Trust
Care, maintenance, restoration and reconstruction of wooden vessels. Tours available

Bill Quay Community Farm
Farming for fun, learning, food and wellbeing. The Wool Group dyes and spins fleece from the sheep kept at the farm.

Linskill Centre
A successful, self-sustaining centre, providing the community with somewhere they can come to learn, relax and engage in activities.

Find articles and local press reports about our activities:
Shields Gazette

A selection of reports on A Grand Tour:

The Guardian

Daily Mail

The Sun