What's on in Northumberland

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Bamburgh Pavilion Quality Craft & Collectors Fair

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Public & exhibitors alike are welcome to join us at Bamburgh Cricket Pavilion located next to the very popular tourist attraction Bamburgh Castle.
The Cricket Pavilion, Bamburgh NE69 7DF
Sun 19 Sep 21

Coxon's Tower

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Heritage Open Day: Coxon’s Tower is one of the last two remaining original medieval towers on the walls which surround Berwick. Yet all is not as it seems.
Wellington Terrace, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1HW
Sat 18 Sep 21

The New Tower - Berwick

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Heritage Open Day: Specially open for Berwick Heritage Open Days in Berwick, see inside the lower portion of a 14th century tower embedded in a 17th century wall An opportunity to see an unknown part
The New Tower, Quay Walls, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1HR
Sat 18 Sep 21

Berwick Barracks

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Heritage Open Day: Home to history and the arts, Berwick Barracks has something to offer all ages and celebrates its 300th anniversary this year.
English Heritage, The Barracks, Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF
Sat 18 Sep 21

Berwick-upon-Tweed Lifeboat Station at Carr Rock, Spittal

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Heritage Open Day: Stationed in Spittal, the lifeboat service in Berwick has a long history, changing its location between Berwick and Spittal on a number of occasions.
Berwick Lifeboat Station, Carr Rock, Spittal, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1QS
Sat 18 Sep 21

Berwick Town Hall - Photographic Exhibition and Films

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Heritage Open Day: Visit a historic building in the heart of Berwick which is the hub for Berwick Heritage Open Days.
Town Hall, 16 Marygate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1BN
Sat 18 Sep 21

Free Trade Inn - Berwick-upon-Tweed

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Heritage Open Day: Access the public rooms of a traditional 19th century small urban pub, last refitted c 1910.
The Free Trade Inn, 75 Castlegate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1LF
Sat 18 Sep 21

The Boys Brigade Hall

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Heritage Open Day: A Listed Building currently undergoing refurbishment. This Listed Building was originally a Wesleyan Chapel but for many years served as the home of Morpeth Boys Brigade and is now...
The Boys Brigade Hall, Manchester Street, Morpeth NE61 1BH
Sat 18 Sep 21

Church of St Bartholomew and St Boisil

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Heritage Open Day: Visit this listed building with interesting features and a churchyard with some notable burials.
Tweedmouth Parish Church, Church Road, Tweedmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 2AJ
Sat 18 Sep 21

Clock Tower Tours and Bell Ringing Experience, Morpeth

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Heritage Open Day: This is an unusual clock tower as it is not part of a church. The bells ring to celebrate civic events such as the annual Mayor-Making.
Oldgate, Morpeth NE61 1QF
Sat 18 Sep 21

Sandstell Fishing Shiel in Spittal

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Heritage Open Day: The word “shiel” refers to the seasonal accommodation used by fishermen and in North Northumberland by salmon fishermen.
Sandstell Fishing Shiel, Sandstell Road, Spittal, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1RE
Fri 17 Sep 21

St Andrew's Wallace Green Church

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Heritage Open Day: St Andrew's Wallace Green Church is one of only 8 Church of Scotland Churches in England.
St Andrews Wallace Green Church, Wallace Green, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1EB
Fri 17 Sep 21

St Andrew's Wallace Green Church : More than just names

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Heritage Open Day: The Church has a number of memorials including war memorials and stained glass windows. Find out about the stories of the people commemorated and their connection with the church.
St Andrews Wallace Green Church, Wallace Green, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1EB
Fri 17 Sep 21

Ukes Akimbo in Concert

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Ukes Akimbo in Concert Come an enjoy a great evening with North Cumbria's Premier Ukelele Band! Everyone most welcome
St Jude’s Church, Knaresdale, Slaggyford, Brampton CA8 7PB
Fri 17 Sep 21

Cumberland Bastion

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Heritage Open Day: Go through a walled tunnel leading to the eastern flanker which was constructed as part of Berwick's Tudor defences.
Cumberland Bastion, Coxon’s Lane, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DD
Fri 17 Sep 21

Free entry to Cragside (Friday 17 September only)

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Heritage Open Day: Discover how Lord Armstrong harnessed the power of water to light this impressive Arts and Crafts House using hydro-electricity.
Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth NE65 7PX
Fri 17 Sep 21

Church of St James' the Great, Morpeth

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Heritage Open Day: Impressive Victorian Church with fine wall paintings. To the rear of the Church on Manchester Street is the Boys' Brigade Hall, a Listed Building which was formerly a...
St James Terrace, Morpeth NE61 1BP
Fri 17 Sep 21

Old Coastguard Station

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Heritage Open Day: Commanding superlative views of the beautiful North Northumberland coast, the Old Coastguard Tower was built in 1964 but four years later, was closed down and became derelict.
The Old Coastguard Station, Magdalene Fields, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1NE
Fri 17 Sep 21

St Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford

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Heritage Open Day: Discover this beautiful historic church in a small village. St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford, is a 12th Century church steeped in history.
Stable Green, Mitford, Morpeth NE61 3PZ
Fri 17 Sep 21

The Gunpowder Magazine

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Heritage Open Day: A purpose built ammunition store constructed in 1749 to provide safe storage of explosives required by the military garrison at the Barracks.
Gunpowder Magazine, The Walls, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1JG
Fri 17 Sep 21

The Parish Church of Holy Trinity and St Mary

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Heritage Open Day: This church is a building of exceptional historic importance, a very rare example of an Anglican church built in the Commonwealth period.
Berwick Parish Church, The Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF
Fri 17 Sep 21

Bankhill Ice House

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Heritage Open Day: The Icehouse was built around 1786 - 1799 to store ice for Berwick's salmon trade. This icehouse was one of several built in Berwick in the late 18th and 19th centuries.
Bankhill Icehouse, Bankhill, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1BE
Fri 17 Sep 21

Church of St Mary the Virgin, Morpeth

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Heritage Open Day: Discover one of the best medieval churches in Northumberland with a 14th Century Jesse Window.
St Mary’s Field, Morpeth NE61 2QT
Thu 16 Sep 21

Collingwood Society Lecture - Morpeth and the Collingwoods

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Heritage Open Day: A lecture entitled ' Morpeth & The Collingwoods' Join us for this is annual lecture run by the Collingwood Society.
Town Hall, Town Hall, Market Place, Morpeth NE61 1LZ
Thu 16 Sep 21

Northumberland Archives Virtual Tour

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Heritage Open Day: Join us on our first ever live online tour as we take you behind the scenes of Northumberland Archives!
Woodhorn Charitable Trust, Museums Northumberland, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington NE63 9YF
Tue 14 Sep 21

Wallington

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Heritage Open Day: There is so much to see and do on a visit to Wallington. Learn the history of the families that have lived here on a visit to the house or head out onto a woodland or riverside...
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth NE61 4AR
Sun 12 Sep 21

Cresswell Pele Tower

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Heritage Open Day: This is a rare chance to brave the stumble stairs and view the expansive Druridge Bay from the ramparts of a 14th Century Pele Tower, in the company of our resident ghost, the
Cresswell Road, Cresswell, Morpeth NE61 5JY
Sun 12 Sep 21

Alnwick Baptist Church

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Heritage Open Day: Alnwick Baptist Church building has been a vital home of worship for about 180 years.
Lisburn Street, Alnwick NE66 1UR
Sat 11 Sep 21

Alnwick Masonic Centre

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Heritage Open Day: Alnwick Masonic Centre including the Masonic Meeting Room with unique historical artefacts on view.
1 Prudhoe Street, Alnwick NE66 1UW
Sat 11 Sep 21

Alnwick Methodist Church

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Heritage Open Day: Alnwick Methodist Church spans over 200 years of Methodist Heritage. The church still displays the John Wesley 18th Century pulpit.
Chapel Lane, Alnwick NE66 1WT
Sat 11 Sep 21

Church Fete

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Craft and produce stalls, home-made cakes, bags, candles, cards, prints, etc. Bacon butties & light refreshments available and grand raffle. In aid of Church funds. All welcome!
Village Hall, Longhirst, Morpeth NE61 3LX
Sat 11 Sep 21

Newbiggin-by-the-Sea Maritime Centre and Rocket House

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Heritage Open Day: Newbiggin Maritime Centre. Newbiggin Rocket House Newbiggin Maritime Centre. Home of the Mary Joicey Lifeboat.
Newbiggin Maritime Centre, Church Point, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea NE64 6DB
Sat 11 Sep 21

Recipes and Remedies from the Farmhouse Kitchen

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Heritage Open Day: New for Heritage Open Days: Recipes and Remedies from the Farmhouse Kitchen. Discover traditional Northumberland recipes, find out how food was produced on hill farms, and what the...
The Heritage Centre, Station Yard, Bellingham, Hexham NE48 2DG
Sat 11 Sep 21

Alnwick Town Hall

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Heritage Open Day: The building dates from 1736 and was built for the Alnwick Freemen. The clock tower was added in 1767.
Alnwick Market Place, Alnwick NE66 1HS
Sat 11 Sep 21

St James's Church Centre

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Heritage Open Day: The home of Alnwick's United Reformed Church Centre. St James's United Reformed Church was built in 1894 as a Presbyterian church by well known church architects Hicks...
Pottergate, Alnwick NE66 1JW
Sat 11 Sep 21

St Michael's Church, Alnwick

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Heritage Open Day: Visit the Parish Church of St Michael with its 1,000 years of heritage. It has stood on the promontory above old Canongate since Norman times.
Bailiffgate, Alnwick NE66 1NP
Sat 11 Sep 21

St Paul's Roman Catholic Church

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Heritage Open Day: St Paul's is a fine Victorian church in the Decorated Gothic style. St Paul's Church was designed in the Decorated Gothic style by the renowned architect Anthony...
Percy Street, Alnwick NE66 1UW
Sat 11 Sep 21

Alnwick Youth Hostel

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Heritage Open Day: Visit the site of Alnwick's 19th Century House of Correction. See Alnwick's 19th Century Courthouse and the prisoners' exercise yard with original wall, windows...
34 - 38 Green Batt, Alnwick NE66 1TU
Sat 11 Sep 21

Belford Hall

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Heritage Open Day: Belford Hall is a Grade I listed Georgian Mansion by James Paine with later additions by John Dobson. Restored & divided into private apartments.
Belford Hall, Belford NE70 7EY
Sat 11 Sep 21

Blyth Battery

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Heritage Open Day: 11 buildings to explore. Guided tours. Living history displays. Live 1940s music. One of the most complete batteries, containing both WWI and WWII buildings.
South Beach, Blyth NE24 3PQ
Sat 11 Sep 21

From Ditch to Bastion Tour

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Heritage Open Day: 'I must admit the new wall is marvellous beautiful', was an opinion voiced to Queen Elizabeth about the bastioned fortifications in 1568....
Northumberland Avenue, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1LY
Fri 10 Sep 21

Greenses Arabs and Fish Tales Virtual Walk

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Heritage Open Day: Join local Archivist, Linda Bankier as she leads you on this short online walk to discover the stories of the families that lived and worked in the cottages and smokehouses of the
High Greens, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1NB
Fri 10 Sep 21

Morpeth Film Archive

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Heritage Open Day: Archive film of events and exhibitions from previous Heritage Open Days presented by MorpethNewsTV's YouTube channel.
, Morpeth NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

Bridge Street Revealed

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Heritage Open Day: Bridge Street Revealed highlights one of Berwick's oldest streets, which hosts a thriving community of varied small businesses.
Bridge Street, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1AQ
Fri 10 Sep 21

Edible Hexham - a mapped walk of the edible spaces in Hexham

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Heritage Open Day: Transition Tynedale, who manage the edible planters, community garden and community orchard in Hexham have created a map with a walking route.
Hexham Community Garden, Hexham NE46 3HH
Fri 10 Sep 21

Elizabethan Walls Virtual Tour

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Heritage Open Day: Berwick's imposing Elizabethan Walls are an icon feature of the town. Why and how were they built and by whom?
The Loovre, Berwick-upon-Tweed NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

The South Prospect of Berwick-upon-Tweed Film

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Heritage Open Day: This film explores one of the best known antiquarian views of Berwick which was published in 1745 by the Yorkshire brothers Nathaniel and Samuel Buck.
, Berwick-upon-Tweed NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

Tweedmouth's West End Virtual Tour

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Heritage Open Day: For too long, the history of Tweedmouth has been neglected. This tour, led by local historian, Jim Herbert sheds light on many aspects of old Tweedmouth, from medieval parliaments,...
Tweedmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

Wilmott's Fortress Air Raid Shelter

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Heritage Open Day: See inside a rare Second World War Wilmott's Fortress Air Raid Shelter which played a part in the Secret Army's defence of Britain.
11 Castle Terrace, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1NR
Fri 10 Sep 21

Riverside Walls Virtual Tour

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Heritage Open Day: Originally part of the defences commenced by Edward 1 after he stormed Berwick in 1296, this section of wall was probably not built until the early 14th century.
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Berwick-upon-Tweed NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

Things to do in Northumberland