Author: bucksburnian

George appears on the Silver Screen in Feb 2020

As many people know, George Callander is also a professional actor. Wearing that hat he will be taking to the Silver Screen in Spring 2020, playing the lead role of the Venerable Bede, an 8th Century monk and historian, in a comedy/drama entitled “Two Monks”. The film was shot late last year in Jarrow and was premiered at Newcastle’s Tyneside Cinema on February 24th. Here is a still of George in character as the ‘Venerable […]

Royal British Legion Northumbria County Conference 2020

As County Chaplain, George led prayers to mark the opening of the 2020 RBL Northumbria County Conference in Newcastle. It was good to meet up with friends old and new – including Paul and Christine Adams of the RBL Riders Branch (pictured above, after the meeting), two members of the RBL Northumbria Carol Service Nativity play last December. Preliminary plans were laid for 2020’s Carol Service…a multitude of superannuated shepherds, angels, stars, donkeys and infants […]