Lindisfarne Gospels go on display in Durham

The new exhibition opened at 10am with schoolchildren among the first visitors. The Gospels were last on display in the North East in 2000 and will remain at Durham University's Palace Green Library until September.

The manuscripts were written by monks in 700AD Credit: PA
Exhibition opened 10am Credit: PA
Other Anglo-Saxon artefacts also on display Credit: PA

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Goodbye Lindisfarne Gospels

The Lindisfarne Gospels have been on display in Durham for three months.