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More details - Cragside - Women of industry: Industrial innovation? Part of Women and Power
A new exhibition will share the experiences of women who worked in some of Newcastle’s most iconic industrial environments, exploring the contribution women made to industry at a time of major societal shift.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Wallington - Time Tests Faith - The room that time forgot
Step inside the room that time forgot and have a groovy time! It’s 1968 - immerse yourself in the decade that brought us Dixon of Dock Green, Twister, miniskirts, Liberty print ties and Angel Delight! Enjoy a trip down memory lane. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Today to Tue 24 Jul

More details - Cherryburn - Walking Looking and Telling Tales
Artist Mark Fairnington will present a series of miniature oil paintings at Cherryburn this season. The oil paintings have been made to reflect Cherryburn, the surrounding landscape, and the work of Thomas Bewick. Mark has been inspired by a series of walks he has made around Cherryburn and Northumberland.
Cherryburn, Station Bank, Mickley, Stocksfield,
Today to Tue 31 Jul

More details - Dig Deeper! Guided Colliery Tour
Daily, 11am and 2.30pm - Explore the colliery buildings and learn more about how Woodhorn Colliery operated during its working life. Climb up to the winding room of the last Victorian engine house in Northumberland and see a demonstration of the winding gear (only available on these guided tours!).
Woodhorn Museum Queen Elizabeth II Country Park Ashington Northumberland
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Front of Hall Talks
Seaton Delaval Hall’s expert guides invite you to discover the history of the flamboyant Delaval family and the tale behind Vanbrugh’s architectural gem.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Today, Wed 20 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Wed 27 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Wed 4 Jul, Sat 7 Jul, Mon 9 Jul, Tue 10 Jul

More details - Cragside - Turning water into light walk
Join our engineer Robin Wright on a 3 mile walk to hear all about Lord Armstrong and his lifelong passion for water power at the first place to be lit by hydroelectricity. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Discovering the Wildflowers of Druridge Bay
Join us for a 10 kilometer guided walk along the Druridge Bay from Cresswell Pond to Hauxley in search of wildflowers. Includes a visit to the Orchid Field at our East Chevington Reserve (normally closed to the public). Participants to meet and leave their vehicles in the car park at the Hauxley reserve.
Hauxey Wildlife Discovery Centre, Low Hauxley
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Dave Gibb at Cramlington Folk Club
Dave Gibb
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Cramlington Folk Club Present  David Gibb
A 2nd visit for David a singer song writer from just over the boarder
Benedictine Social Centre,Glenluce Dr,Cramlington
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Cragside - Kayaking and canoeing
Canoe and Kayak is back for 2018 once again we’ll be working with Cullercoats Bike and Kayak to bring you exciting new ways to see Cragside this season.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Thu 21 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Thu 28 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Thu 5 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Wallington - Time Tests Faith - Provocations and Revelations
Your chance to eavesdrop on some key moments that shaped the handover of Wallington to the National Trust and add your voice to the story. As you explore the house and grounds, you may encounter some ’pop-up’ theatre from award-winning performing arts company November Club.
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Osprey Watch
Join us to observe the beautiful Kielder ospreys. You can see all the action close up through a live camera feed and even spot the birds on their nest using high powered telescopes with trained volunteers.
Kielder Waterside
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Sat 21 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Sat 4 Aug, Sun 5 Aug

More details - St. John's Church Longhirst Fete
Traditional Church Fete with lots of stalls including Bric-a-brac; Cakes and Preserves; Books and Plants. Enormous Tombola and wonderful Grand Raffle. Delicious homemade teas and outside games. On the X18 bus route.
LONGHIRST VILLAGE HALL. LONGHIRST, Northumberland
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Cragside - Switched on! Shining a light on female innovation. Part of Women and Power
From 23 June, International Women in Engineering Day, discover Cragside in an extraordinary light in this brand new exhibition in partnership with Newcastle University. Switched on!
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Sat 23 Jun to Tue 21 Aug

More details - Middle Grange - Open Garden for NGS
Hidden garden combining well executed design, traditional features and varied planting. Gravel garden, pond, large hexagonal pergola, lawn with borders and imposing 3 tier terrace topped by a seating area - all feature mature, colourful interesting planting of superb quality.
Middle Grange, Hexham
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Halton Castle Open Garden
Visit a 14th century pele tower with Queen Anne additions. The terraced garden has stunning views overlooking the Tyne valley, herbaceous borders, lawns and shrubs with massive beech hedges for protection. There is a charming chapel in the hamlet with Norman origins and Evensong at 5pm.
Halton Castle CORBRIDGE Northumberland
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Make and do: Every Sunday
Come along to our free children’s craft activity, where you can make interesting items for gifts for loved ones, a new toy to keep yourself or an exciting piece of artwork! Booking Not Needed.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Cragside - Trust10 run
Have a go at a free 10k run through the estate on the fourth Sunday of every month (excluding December). Lace up your trainers and have a go at our monthly 10k run. Booking Not Needed. Run is suitable for ages 14 and over with parent’s discretion. Dogs on leads welcome.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Bywell Castle and Hall Open Garden
Bywell Castle garden is set on the river Tyne beside the Ancient ruin of Bywell Castle where Henry VI fled from the battlefield of Hexham in 1464. We have a wonderful view of the river Tyne, a woodland garden and a kitchen garden and orchard.
Bywell Castle Stocksfield on Tyne
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Morpeth CC Women and Girls Soft Ball Cricket Festival
Soft Ball Cricket is a safe, fun way to play cricket. We play pairs cricket, everybody gets an equal chance to bat, bowl and field; because the games are short and quick, nobody gets bored. The ball is soft, the bats and stumps are plastic (all provided) so there’s need for any protective equipment.
Morpeth Cricket, Hockey and Tennis Club, Longhirst Hall
Sun 24 Jun

More details - The Beacon - Open Garden for NGS
This garden illustrates how to make a cottage garden on a steep site with loads of interest at different levels. Planted with acers, roses and a variety of cottage garden and formal plants. Water runs gently through it and there are tranquil places to sit and talk or just reflect.
The Beacon, Stocksfield
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Longwitton Hall - Open Garden for NGS
6 acre historic site with glorious views to the south. Sheltered, mature garden, with specimen trees and acers, currently being redeveloped with new borders.
Longwitton Hall, Morpeth
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Garden talks
Join us every Monday from 26 February to find out what’s going on in the gardens at Seaton Delaval Hall. Meet a member of our expert team, find out what’s in bloom and learn more about the gardens and the landscape surrounding the hall. Booking Not Needed.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Mon 25 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Fallodon Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Extensive, well established garden, including a 30 metre border, finishing beside a hot greenhouse and bog garden. The late C17 walls of the kitchen garden surround cutting and vegetable borders and the fruit greenhouse. The sunken garden from 1898 has been replanted by Natasha McEwen.
Fallodon Hall, Alnwick
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Minibeast Safari
Come and explore which minibeasts live in the woodland of Northumberlandia. Two drop-in sessions starting at 11.00am and 1.00pm. Please pay in the café. (Part of the craft fair/market stalls weekend).
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Kielder 4×4 Safari
A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests in Northumberland. you will get to drive a variety of tracks not usually open to the public throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users. For drivers of road legal 4x4 vehicles with route choices to suit all.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Craft fair/Farmers’ market and family activities
Stalls selling a range of goods from crafts to food, plus fun activities for all the family to enjoy. This is an outdoor event.
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Cheeseburn Open Weekends
Cheeseburn: ten acres of landscaped gardens, contemporary sculptures from around the world and unique sound installations throughout the grounds.
Cheeseburn Grange, Stamfordham
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - Walwick Grange House Open Garden
Peaceful and sheltered traditional country house garden overlooking the River North Tyne. Lawns, herbaceous borders, rose garden, shrubs, old walls and riverside views.Dogs on Leads. Car parking available.
Walwick Grange Humshaugh HEXHAM Northumberland
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Whalton Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The historic Whalton Manor, altered by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1908, is surrounded by 3 acres of magnificent walled gardens, designed by Lutyens with the help of Gertrude Jekyll.
Whalton Manor Gardens, Morpeth
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Delaval Discoveries Walk
Join our expert guides on this new walk of the estate and hear how the Delaval family made their fortunes from salt, coal and glass. This four mile walk is four miles and takes 2 1/2 to 3 hours to complete.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Fallodon Hall Open Garden
Formal gardens in traditional grounds. Lake and lovely woodlands, with specimen trees and kitchen garden. Dogs on leads. Car parking available. Downtown Abbey was filmed at the gardens during the final Christmas series.
Fallodon Hall Christon Bank ALNWICK Northumberland
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Sewing Workshop - Improving Your Skills
A class for those who have acquired some skills and wish to work on making a more demanding item to love and use, and feel very proud of.
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Mon 2 Jul

More details - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.
Warkworth Castle, Castle Terrace, Warkworth
Tue 3 Jul

More details - Sunjay at Cramlington Folk Club
Sunjay
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Speed Dating in Newcastle
Newcastle Speed Dating How speed dating in Newcastle works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Newcastle. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.
Bonbar, The Assembly Rooms, Fenkle St, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Hadrian's Wall and Housesteads Fort
Venture out across Hadrian’s Wall with a guide, heading to Sycamore Gap, voted England’s Tree of the Year 2016. Enjoy magnificent views of Hadrian’s Wall and the Roman Military Way.
Hadrian’s Wall and Housesteads Fort, Bardon Mill, Hexham,
Sat 7 Jul, Sun 26 Aug

More details - Kirky Cottage Open Garden
After 5 years Kirky Cottage garden is mature and already bursting at the seams with old roses, violas and precious, much loved plants all brought by Ginny Fairfax from her old garden at Mindrum 500 yards away. An exciting and interesting cottage style garden in a superb setting.
12 MIndrum Farm Cottages Mindrum
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Newbrough Hall Open Garden
Walled garden with shrubs and roses, woodland garden with specimen trees and grounds. Opened jointly with Newbrough Lodge which is a mile scenic walk away.
Newbrough Hall Newbrough HEXHAM Northumberland
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Newbrough Lodge Open Garden
Formal walled garden with shrubs and roses, woodland garden with specimen trees, home made teas, tennis court, parish church open at drive entrance, Opened jointly with Newbrough Hall which is a 1 mile scenic walk across fields. ?4 for entrance to both gardens. Dogs on leads. Car parking available.
Newbrough Lodge Newbrough HEXHAM Northumberland
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Cragside - Women of industry: Industrial innovation? Part of Women and Power
A new exhibition will share the experiences of women who worked in some of Newcastle’s most iconic industrial environments, exploring the contribution women made to industry at a time of major societal shift.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Dig Deeper! Guided Colliery Tour
Daily, 11am and 2.30pm - Explore the colliery buildings and learn more about how Woodhorn Colliery operated during its working life. Climb up to the winding room of the last Victorian engine house in Northumberland and see a demonstration of the winding gear (only available on these guided tours!).
Woodhorn Museum Queen Elizabeth II Country Park Ashington Northumberland
Tue 10 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Front of Hall Talks
Seaton Delaval Hall’s expert guides invite you to discover the history of the flamboyant Delaval family and the tale behind Vanbrugh’s architectural gem.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Wed 11 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Mon 16 Jul to Wed 18 Jul, Sat 21 Jul, Mon 23 Jul to Wed 25 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Mon 30 Jul to Wed 1 Aug, Sat 4 Aug, Mon 6 Aug to Wed 8 Aug, Sat 11 Aug, Mon 13 Aug to Wed 15 Aug, Sat 18 Aug, Mon 20 Aug to Wed 22 Aug, Sat 25 Aug, Mon 27 Aug to Wed 29 Aug

More details - Nile Rodgers & Chic
Nile Rodgers & Chic. Artists performing: CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers.: Tickets avaiable.
Alnwick Castle, Alnwick
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Cragside - Kayaking and canoeing
Canoe and Kayak is back for 2018 once again we’ll be working with Cullercoats Bike and Kayak to bring you exciting new ways to see Cragside this season.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Thu 12 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Thu 19 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Thu 26 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Thu 2 Aug to Sun 5 Aug, Thu 9 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Thu 16 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Thu 23 Aug to Sun 26 Aug, Thu 30 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - Explore Northumberlandia
Join Matthew Fitch on a guided walk around Northumberlandia. Learn about the wildlife and the site whilst enjoying the fresh air and benefits of walking. No booking required just drop by the café.
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Tom Jones
Tom Jones. Artists performing: Tom Jones.: Tickets avaiable.
Alnwick Castle, Alnwick
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Madness
Madness Plus Lightning Seeds. Artists performing: Madness, The Lightning Seeds.: Tickets avaiable.
Alnwick Castle, Alnwick
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Cragside - Stand up paddleboarding
This year we’re introducing SUP as the latest - and possibly most unique - way to see Cragside yet.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Make and do: Every Sunday
Come along to our free children’s craft activity, where you can make interesting items for gifts for loved ones, a new toy to keep yourself or an exciting piece of artwork! Booking Not Needed.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Sun 15 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Sun 5 Aug, Sun 12 Aug, Sun 19 Aug, Sun 26 Aug

More details - Il Divo
Il Divo Castles and Country Tour. Artists performing: Il Divo.: Tickets avaiable.
Alnwick Castle, Alnwick
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Garden talks
Join us every Monday from 26 February to find out what’s going on in the gardens at Seaton Delaval Hall. Meet a member of our expert team, find out what’s in bloom and learn more about the gardens and the landscape surrounding the hall. Booking Not Needed.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Mon 16 Jul, Mon 23 Jul, Mon 30 Jul, Mon 6 Aug, Mon 13 Aug, Mon 20 Aug, Mon 27 Aug

More details - Pernille & Stephen Quigg at Cramlington Folk Club
Pernille & Stephen Quigg
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 18 Jul

More details - Ratty Ramble
Come and join us for a couple of hours and we’ll talk to you about our project and then take you out into the forest to look for signs of our recently released water voles and with lots of crossed fingers, maybe even see a real live one! Transport is provided.
Kielder Castle, Kielder
Thu 19 Jul

More details - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens, Belsay, near Mopeth
Sat 21 Jul

More details - The Remarkable Dr McCavity and his Travelling Surgery
Join us on the streets of Morpeth and meet Dr McCavity, November Club’s very own Quack Dentist, as he makes his way through the streets with his remarkable mobile surgery.
Newgate Street Morpeth
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Pop-Up Ashington Group Hut
This fun and family friendly experience is inspired by the hut where the Ashington Group (Pitmen Painters) met to explore art, work and life.
Queen Elizabeth II Country Park Ashington Northumberland
Sat 21 Jul to Sun 2 Sep

More details - Chillingham Castle Open Garden
The ancient castle has survived many battles and kings. The garden was designed by Sir Jeffrey Wyatville (fresh from his Royal works at Windsor Castle) around the Urns given by the king of France. Do explore the woodland walks and lakes. No Dogs allowed. Car parking available. Castle open to visit. £9.
Chillingham Castle Chillingham ALNWICK Northumberland
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Hadrian's Wall and Housesteads Fort - Barbarian guided walk
Take part in a eight mile guided walk with a trusty guide to explore the Hadrian’s Wall countryside and some of its most dramatic sections of the Wall. Enjoy taking a step back into the depths of time as you learn about local history.
Hadrian’s Wall and Housesteads Fort, Bardon Mill, Hexham,
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Make a Play Summer School
A fun filled week at the Queen’s Hall Arts Centre for 11-16 year olds to develop their theatre skills, culminating with a live performance in the main theatre. Professional actors from Multi Story Theatre Company will work with the group to create a prequel to their performance of Viking Tales.
Queens Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
Mon 23 Jul to Fri 27 Jul

More details - Speed Dating in Newcastle
Speed Dating in Newcastle How Speed Dating in Newcastle works When you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Newcastle, you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts.
Browns, 51 Grey Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Wed 25 Jul

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Make & Do - Extra dates for School Holidays 2018
In addition to our usual Sunday activities, our Make & Do team will be around on Wednesdays during the school holidays. Try your hand at these children’s craft activities. Booking Not Needed. Children’s Activity.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Wed 25 Jul

More details - Summer Holiday Wildlife Fun
Join us this summer holiday for outdoor, wildlife fun. We have lots of great activities to get children aged 5-12 up close and involved with nature, including mini beast hunts, small mammal walks, bird bingo and much more. £3 per child. 1 hour sessions.
Hauxey Wildlife Discovery Centre, Low Hauxley
Wed 25 Jul, Fri 27 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Fri 3 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Fri 10 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Fri 17 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Fri 24 Aug, Wed 29 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - Wallington - Time Tests Faith - The room that time forgot
Step inside the room that time forgot and have a groovy time! It’s 1968 - immerse yourself in the decade that brought us Dixon of Dock Green, Twister, miniskirts, Liberty print ties and Angel Delight! Enjoy a trip down memory lane. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Wed 25 Jul to Sat 22 Sep

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Great Northumberland 2018: Carnival Capers
An event celebrating the Delavals and their infamous parties! Enjoy music, mischief, performance, theatre and parades timed throughout the grounds. Produced in partnership with Northumberland County Council and Walk the Plank.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Lambshield - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre country garden with strong structure and exciting plant combinations, begun in 2010 around a working farm. Distinct areas and styles with formal herbaceous, grasses, contemporary planting, cottage garden, pool and orchard.
Lambshield, Hexham
Sun 29 Jul

More details - Cherryburn - Walking Looking and Telling Tales
Artist Mark Fairnington will present a series of miniature oil paintings at Cherryburn this season. The oil paintings have been made to reflect Cherryburn, the surrounding landscape, and the work of Thomas Bewick. Mark has been inspired by a series of walks he has made around Cherryburn and Northumberland.
Cherryburn, Station Bank, Mickley, Stocksfield,
Wed 1 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Make & Do - Extra dates for School Holidays 2018
In addition to our usual Sunday activities, our Make & Do team will be around on Wednesdays during the school holidays. Try your hand at these children’s craft activities. Booking Not Needed. Children’s Activity.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Wed 1 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Osprey Watch
Join us to observe the beautiful Kielder ospreys. You can see all the action close up through a live camera feed and even spot the birds on their nest using high powered telescopes with trained volunteers.
Kielder Waterside
Wed 1 Aug

More details - Loughbrow House - Open Garden for NGS
A real country house garden with sweeping, colour themed herbaceous borders set around large lawns. Unique Lutyens inspired rill with grass topped bridges and climbing rose arches. Part walled kitchen garden and paved courtyard. Bog garden with pond. Developing new border and rose bed.
Loughbrow House, Hexham
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Kielder 4×4 Safari
A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests in Northumberland. you will get to drive a variety of tracks not usually open to the public throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users. For drivers of road legal 4x4 vehicles with route choices to suit all.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Delaval Discoveries Walk
Join our expert guides on this new walk of the estate and hear how the Delaval family made their fortunes from salt, coal and glass. This four mile walk is four miles and takes 2 1/2 to 3 hours to complete.
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Warkworth Castle, Castle Terrace, Warkworth
Mon 6 Aug

More details - Dance Summer School 2018
QHA will once again host the hugely successful dance summer school for ages 8-13 years, led by choreographer, dancer and teacher, Nadia Iftkhar (Artistic Director from Company of Others).
Queens Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
Mon 6 Aug to Fri 10 Aug

More details - Cragside - Stand up paddleboarding
This year we’re introducing SUP as the latest - and possibly most unique - way to see Cragside yet.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Sun 12 Aug

More details - The HandleBards - Twelfth Night
The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe.
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington
Tue 14 Aug

More details - Farne Islands - Summer holidays rock pool ramble and beach day on St Aidans beach, Seahouses
Please note this event is NOT on the Farne Islands. Although you will have great views of the Farnes from St Aidans Beach, Seahouses. Family rock pool ramble and beach day celebrating the life of local heroine Grace Darling. Hunt for sea creatures with t. Booking Not Needed. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Farne Islands
Thu 16 Aug

More details - Berwick-Upon-Tweed MrBead Bead Show
Bead & Pearl Supplies for the Home Jewellery Maker. Many different gemstone beads like jade, turquoise, pearls, agates, jasper, carnelian, coral etc. Plus our popular discount beads at £2 per string or six strings for £10! Plus original semi-precious & pearl necklaces designed by MiMi.
Ancroft Village Hall, Ancroft
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Cragside - Switched on! Shining a light on female innovation. Part of Women and Power
From 23 June, International Women in Engineering Day, discover Cragside in an extraordinary light in this brand new exhibition in partnership with Newcastle University. Switched on!
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Wed 22 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Speed Dating in Newcastle
Newcastle Speed Dating About Speed Dating in Newcastle Events At one of our Newcastle Speed Dating events, you will have four minutes to chat to each date.
Bonbar, The Assembly Rooms, Fenkle St, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Thu 23 Aug

More details - Nick Harper
Nick Harper. Artists performing: Nick Harper.: Tickets avaiable.
High Forest Community Centre, Sinderhope, Nr Allendale
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Cragside - Trust10 run
Have a go at a free 10k run through the estate on the fourth Sunday of every month (excluding December). Lace up your trainers and have a go at our monthly 10k run. Booking Not Needed. Run is suitable for ages 14 and over with parent’s discretion. Dogs on leads welcome.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth,
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Embleton and Newton Links - Rock pool ramble and beach day
Join the coastal rangers for a family rock pool ramble and beach day. Hunt for crabs and starfish, and tick off some of your 50 Things to do before 11 3/4 - "check out the crazy creatures in a rock pool" and perhaps "hold a scary beast" Free event; Sugg. Booking Not Needed. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Embleton and Newton Links
Thu 30 Aug

More details - Lindisfarne Castle - Rock pool ramble
Join the coastal rangers for a family rock pool ramble behind Lindisfarne Castle. Join us on a hunt for crabs, starfish and anemones and tick off some of your 50 Things to do before you’re 11 3/4 - "check out the crazy creatures in a rock pool" or perha. Booking Not Needed. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Lindisfarne Castle, Holy Island, Berwick-upon-Tweed
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Borders Boundaries and Beyond
Exhibition by It Happens, a group of mixed media textile artists - a vibrant and varied collection of 2D and 3D art work.
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Tue 4 Sep to Sun 28 Oct

More details - Pipe Dream Trio at Cramlington Folk Club
Pipe Dream Trio
The Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Southfield Green, Cramlington Northumberland
Wed 5 Sep

More details - Heritage open Days
Part of a national event allowing free admission to heritage venue. Childrens and Family activities will be available on the Saturday
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Sat 8 Sep and Sun 9 Sep

More details - Kielder 4×4 Safari
A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests in Northumberland. you will get to drive a variety of tracks not usually open to the public throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users. For drivers of road legal 4x4 vehicles with route choices to suit all.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Freeform Weaving Workshop
A beginners workshop in freeform weaving with Eta Ingham Lawrie
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Joe Topping at Cramlington Folk Club
Joe Topping
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 19 Sep

More details - Tea Time Talk - "Out of Africa - The Story of Human Evolution".  Speaker: Dr Jared Johnson
One of a series of monthly talks on a wide range of topics, followed by a cream tea with home-made scones and jams. It is helpful to let the organisers know in advance if you are going to attend, so they can make enough scones!
St George’s United Reformed Church Hall, Bridge Street, Morpeth
Thu 20 Sep

More details - Counterfeit Sixties Show
Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.
Phoenix Theatre, Beaconsfield Street, Blyth
Fri 21 Sep

More details - Wallington - Time Tests Faith - The room that time forgot
Step inside the room that time forgot and have a groovy time! It’s 1968 - immerse yourself in the decade that brought us Dixon of Dock Green, Twister, miniskirts, Liberty print ties and Angel Delight! Enjoy a trip down memory lane. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Sun 23 Sep to Sun 4 Nov

More details - Pauline Alexander & Sandy Stanage at Cramlington Folk Club
Pauline Alexander & Sandy Stanage
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Cathryn Craig & Brian Willoughby at Cramlington Folk Club
Cathryn Craig & Brian Willoughby
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 10 Oct

More details - Tea Time Talk - "to be announced".  Speaker: Laurence Benkhabeb-House
One of a series of monthly talks on a wide range of topics, followed by a cream tea with home-made scones and jams. It is helpful to let the organisers know in advance if you are going to attend, so they can make enough scones!
St George’s United Reformed Church Hall, Bridge Street, Morpeth
Thu 18 Oct

More details - Tenors Un Limited - ‘In Concert with Tenors Un Limited Celebrating 15 Years'
TENORS Un LIMITED is proud to present their newest touring show. Throughout 2018 the guys will tour UK theatres and concert halls performing works from their previous albums and tours as well as new repertoire. This concert series combines the rich vocal harmonies for which Tenors Un Limited are known.
The Maltings Theatre and Cinema Eastern Ln, Berwick-upon-Tweed
Fri 19 Oct

More details - Rag Rug Workshop
Jane Jackson and Margaret Kenny return for another workshop teaching the traditional craft of rag rugs/ proggy mats/ clippy mats.
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Sewing Workshop - Working with Patterns
Making an item using a pattern. Aimed at those who are confident using their sewing machine and wish to work on more demanding projects. Learn about the intricacies of using a pattern to make clothes that really fit you.
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Sat 27 Oct

More details - Kielder 4×4 Safari
A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests in Northumberland. you will get to drive a variety of tracks not usually open to the public throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users. For drivers of road legal 4x4 vehicles with route choices to suit all.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Sun 28 Oct

More details - Maurice Dickson at Cramlington Folk Club
Maurice Dickson
The Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Southfield Green, Cramlington Northumberland
Wed 31 Oct

More details - Proud to Be 100
Exhibition celebrating the centenaries of seven North Northumberland Womens Institutes
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Wed 31 Oct to Sun 9 Dec

More details - Family Thursday
Art and craft activities for all ages
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Thu 1 Nov

More details - Queen Extravaganza Tour 2018
The hugely popular live band performance, returns to rock the UK with the ‘Queen Extravaganza Tour’. ‘Queen Extravaganza’ – described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as ‘A rock celebration in the Royal tradition’ and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen - will play 17 shows...
NEWCASTLE City Hall, , Northumberland Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sat 3 Nov

More details - Sewing Workshop - Christmas is Coming
Make gifts, costumes or decorations to impress your family and friends.
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Tea Time Talk - "Growing Your Own Fruit and Vegetables".  Speaker: Tom Pattinson
One of a series of monthly talks on a variety of subjects. Talks last up to an hour and are followed by a cream tea with home-made scones and jams. It is useful to the organisers to have a rough idea of numbers attending, so they can bake enough scones, so if you intend coming please contact them if possible.
St George’s United Reformed Church Hall, Bridge Street, Morpeth
Thu 15 Nov

More details - Anthony John Clarke & Dave Pegg at Cramlington Folk Club
Anthony John Clarke & Dave Pegg
Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Cramlington
Wed 21 Nov

More details - Northumberland Christmas Fair
Join us at this beautiful venue for a day of festive shopping with friends. Browse an array of stalls selling unique Christmas gifts for all the family. There will be a fantastic variety of goods on offer from local and national stallholders.
Healey Barn
Wed 21 Nov and Thu 22 Nov

More details - The Christmas Fair @ Hexham
Arts, Crafts, Gifts and Food Fair at Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham. This two day event will provide a diverse and interesting mix of exhibitors from across the North of England and Scotland.
Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham
Sat 24 Nov and Sun 25 Nov

More details - Winter Wilson at Cramlington Folk Club
Winter Wilson
The Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Southfield Green, Cramlington Northumberland
Wed 28 Nov

More details - Bailiffgate Singers Christmas Concert
Traditional carols and Christmas music and readings with a chance for audience participation
Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
Fri 7 Dec

More details - Kielder 4×4 Safari
A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests in Northumberland. you will get to drive a variety of tracks not usually open to the public throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users. For drivers of road legal 4x4 vehicles with route choices to suit all.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Jez Lowe & The Bad Pennies with Benny Graham Christmas Show
Jez Lowe & The Bad Pennies with Benny Graham Christmas Show - Thor’d Out
Cramlington Folk Club The Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Southfield Green, Cramlington Northumberland
Wed 19 Dec

More details - The Hexham Christmas Ceilidh with The Hedgehog's Skin
The 24th Annual Hexham Christmas Ceilidh Featuring popular ceilidh band The Hedgehog’s Skin, with caller Joey Oliver. All welcome, a great way to celebrate Christmas!
Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham, Lower School Hall. Hexham, Northumberland
Fri 28 Dec

More details - New Year Ceilidh with The Hedgehog's Skin
The Hedgehog’s Skin’s New Year Party Dance away the last few hours of the year, before watching Allendale’s famous Tar Barrel burning at midnight.
Allendale Village Hall, Leadgate, Allendale
Mon 31 Dec

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