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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

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

Edible England Exhibition at Hexham Library

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Heritage Open Day: Visit Hexham Library for a taste of Edible England! View the exhibition of historical cookery books from the Local Collections at Northumberland archives and family recipes shared...
Northumberland County Council, Queens Hall, Hexham Library, Beaumont Street, Hexham NE46 3LS
Fri 10 Sep 21

Coanwood Quaker meeting house - open days

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Heritage Open Day: Bring a packed lunch or tea and enjoy the ambiance of the Meeting House and grounds.
Quaker Meeting House, Coanwood, Haltwhistle NE49 0PX
Fri 10 Sep 21

Secret Spittal - who, what when and where?

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Heritage Open Day: Take yourself on a walk around Spittal and find out about some of the properties and buildings there both past and present.
St Paul’s United Reformed Church, Main Street, Spittal, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1QY
Fri 10 Sep 21

Portrait of a Town

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Heritage Open Day: Experience Berwick from the 1950s to early 2000s through 'Portrait of a Town' , a photographic exhibition depicting life and work there during that time.
The Granary Gallery, Dewars Lane, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1ES
Fri 10 Sep 21

Berwick-upon-TV

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Berwick-upon-TV The multi-media event about Berwick, for Berwick and starring Berwick. This is perfect for visitors who want an adventure on their trip.
Berwick Visitors Center, Walkergate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DD
Fri 10 Sep 21

CODA to Rock the Riverside!

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CODA are Europe's most authentic tribute to the mighty Led Zeppelin, featuring four musicians who faithfully recreate the excitement, energy, passion and magic of the world's most famous
The Riverside Lodge, High Stanners, Morpeth NE61 1QL
Fri 10 Sep 21

Berwick Visitor Centre and former Methodist Church - The River Tweed and Salmon Fishing

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Heritage Open Day: Find out about Berwick in its newest Visitor Centre sited in a former Methodist Church.
Berwick Visitor Centre, Walkergate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DS
Fri 10 Sep 21

Archaeological Excavation at Berwick Infirmary

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Heritage Open Day: Find out about the archaeological dig being undertaken at Berwick Infirmary in preparation for the building of the New Hospital on the site.
Berwick Infirmary, Low Greens, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1LX
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

Berwick-upon-Tweed Then and Now Quiz

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Heritage Open Day: Test your knowledge of Berwick's shop fronts past and present in this online quiz. There are two rounds in this quiz. See what's changed between 1959 and the present.
, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DB
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

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

Bell Ringing in Berwick Townhall

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Heritage Open Day: It's not possible to visit the Bell Tower this year but enjoy listening to Berwick's wonderful bells online.
Berwick Town Hall, Marygate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1BN
Fri 10 Sep 21

Watch House Museum

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Heritage Open Day: Grade II listed 1880 Volunteer Life Saving Company Muster room. View our collection of rocket apparatus, historic photographs and interpretation panels.
1 Rocky Island, Seaton Sluice NE26 4RT
Fri 10 Sep 21

Berwick Through Time

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Heritage Open Day: Berwick is full of fascinating buildings and landmarks. Check out our website to see a new featured landmark each day.
, Berwick-upon-Tweed NE61
Fri 10 Sep 21

Berwick Castle Tour

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Heritage Open Day: Berwick Castle was one of the most important fortresses during the Anglo Scottish Wars.
, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1NF
Fri 10 Sep 21

Berwick Male Voice Choir Rehearsals 6.45pm to 9pm

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Berwick Male Voice Choir Weekly Music Rehearsals Wednesdays 6.45pm to 9pm at Longridge Towers School
Longridge Towers School TD15 2XQ
Wed 8 Sep 21

Tyne Rising

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Moving Parts Arts presents Tyne Rising - an outdoor spectacle for the whole family. The River Tyne has overflowed its banks. Mysterious creatures and unknown forces are unleashed.
City Stadium, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 1AQ
Sat 21 Aug 21

Berwick-Upon-Tweed MrBead Bead Show

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed MrBead Bead Show Bead & Pearl Supplies for the Home Jewellery Maker. Many different semi precious gemstone beads like jade, turquoise, pearls, agates, jasper, carnelian, coral etc.
Ancroft Village Hall, Ancroft TD15 2TL
Sat 14 Aug 21

Lambshield - Open Garden for NGS

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3 acre country garden begun in 2010 with strong structure and exciting plant combinations. Distinct areas and styles with formal herbaceous, grasses, contemporary planting, cottage garden, pool and...
Lambshield, Hexham NE46 1SF
Sun 1 Aug 21

Stories, Songs, Poetry and Craic with Jonny Hannah & Harry Gallagher

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Come and join us at The Old School Gallery for an evening of stories, songs, poetry and craic with Jonny Hannah & Harry Gallagher Event will take place outside in The Old School Gallery yard and a
The Old School Gallery, Foxton Road, Alnmouth, Northumberland NE66 3NH
Wed 28 Jul 21

An Evening of Clairvoyance With Karen Dawson

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An Evening of Clairvoyance With Karen Dawson
The Black and Gold Shieldfield Park Tweedmouth Berwick Upon Tyne TD15 2EF
Thu 15 Jul 21

Outdoor theatre - Wonder with Grimm

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Outdoor theatre - Wonder with Grimm Join Rapunzel, Little Red and Rumplestiltskin at this magical open-air performance based on stories from the Brothers Grimm. It’s Grimm Night and the forest spirits are wandering abroad.
Northumberlandia Blagdon Lane NE23 8AU
Thu 15 Jul 21

Northumberland Folk

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Northumberland Folk, which takes place across Museums Northumberland’s four sites - Woodhorn Museum, Hexham Old Gaol, Berwick Museum and Art Gallery, and Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum – draws
Woodhorn Museum, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF
Mon 12 Jul 21

2 Briarlea - Open Garden for NGS

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A plant lover's garden of just under ½ acre, rejuvenated and redeveloped over the last 4 years, featuring gravel areas, stream side planting and many herbaceous borders.
2 Briarlea, Morpeth NE61 6PA
Sun 4 Jul 21

Longwitton Hall - Open Garden for NGS

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6 acre historic site with glorious views to the south. Sheltered, mature garden, with specimen trees and acers, redeveloped with new borders.
Longwitton Hall, Morpeth NE61 4JJ
Sun 27 Jun 21

Fallodon Hall - Open Garden for NGS

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Extensive, well established garden, with a hot greenhouse beside the bog garden. The late C17 walls of the kitchen garden surround cutting and vegetable borders and the fruit greenhouse.
Fallodon Hall, Alnwick NE66 3HF
Sat 26 Jun 21

Craster's Hidden Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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In sight of Dunstanburgh Castle, in the picturesque village of Craster, sit 3 very different cottage gardens showing what can be achieved in a windy seaside setting.
Craster’s Hidden Gardens, Alnwick NE66 3TU
Sat 26 Jun 21

Loughbrow House - Open Garden for NGS

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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.
Loughbrow House, Hexham NE46 1RS
Sun 20 Jun 21

Whalton Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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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 NE61 3UT
Sat 19 Jun 21

Lesbury Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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gardens are in the Parish of Lesbury, a delightful conservation area of historic interest. The having a number of listed buildings, with the Village Hall at its heart.
Lesbury Gardens, Alnwick NE66 3PP
Sat 19 Jun 21

Acton House - Open Garden for NGS

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This walled garden has structure, colour and variety of planting, with abundant herbaceous perennials and different grasses.
Acton House, Morpeth NE65 9NU
Sat 12 Jun 21

The Beacon - Open Garden for NGS

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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.
The Beacon, Stocksfield NE43 7NX
Sun 6 Jun 21

Lilburn Tower - Open Garden for NGS

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10 acres of magnificent walled and formal gardens set above river; rose parterre, topiary, scented garden, Victorian conservatory, wildflower meadow.
Lilburn Tower, Alnwick NE66 4PQ
Sun 6 Jun 21

Belsay International Horse Trials 3rd June - 6th June 2021

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Belsay Horse Trials is organised by Laura and Peter de Wesselow, who live at Belsay and represent the current generation of the Middleton family, alongside a committee of volunteers.
Belsay Estate, Belsay, Newcastle upon Tyne NE20 0DX
Thu 3 Jun 21

The Moore House - Open Garden for NGS

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2 ½ acre mature garden extensively but sympathetically redesigned by Sean Murray, BBC /RHS Great Chelsea Garden Challenge winner. Garden divided into sections.
The Moore House, Morpeth NE61 3UX
Sun 30 May 21

Northumberland Coastline Photography Workshop - Spring

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Northumbria - This is a great photography workshop for practising long exposures at sunrise and sunset to get those iconic views on the coast
Northumberland NE66 3TR
Fri 7 May 21

Whalton Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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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 NE61 3UT
Sun 18 Apr 21

Adderstone House - Open Garden for NGS

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A Victorian house, gardens, millpond with folly and grounds of 10½ acres. Established and 'new projects' in development with Sean Murray (RHS Chelsea Challenge winner).
Adderstone House, Belford NE70 7HS
Sun 18 Apr 21

Parking Lot Social drive-in Easter Festival rolls in to Newcastle

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Newcastle residents’ Easter entertainment schedule just shifted up a gear - The Parking Lot Social is back – and this time it’s bigger than ever.
Blaydon Rugby Football Club Crow Trees Ground, Hexham Rd, Swalwell, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 3BN
Wed 14 Apr 21

New Year Ceilidh with The Hedgehog's Skin (Cancelled)

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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 NE47 9PR
Thu 31 Dec 20

The Hexham Christmas Ceilidh with The Hedgehog's Skin (Cancelled)

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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 NE46 3JB
Mon 28 Dec 20

Pipe Dream Trio - Postponed

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Cramlington Folk Club
The Benedictine Social Centre Glenluce Drive Southfield Green Cramlington Northumberland NE23 6YA
Wed 23 Dec 20

Hexham Abbey Carol Services

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A Candlelit evening of Carols sung by our wonderful choir. We would love for you to join us for this year's Carol Services.
Hexham Abbey, Beaumont Street NE46 3NB
Sun 20 Dec 20

Jez Lowe and the Bad Pennies with Benny Graham Christmas Show - Cancelled

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Cramlington Folk Club
The Benedictine Social Centre Glenluce Drive Southfield Green Cramlington Northumberland NE23 6YA
Wed 16 Dec 20

Singers and musicians night - Postponed

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Cramlington Folk Club
The Benedictine Social Centre, Glenluce Drive, Southfield Green, Cramlington NE23 6YA
Wed 9 Dec 20

Ceilidh with The Hexham Village Band (Cancelled)

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Come and dance to the Hexham Village Band with caller Joey Oliver.
Hexham Community Centre, Gilesgate, Hexham NE46 3NP
Fri 27 Nov 20

Anthony John Clarke and Dave Pegg - Postponed

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Cramlington Folk Club
The Benedictine Social Centre Glenluce Drive Southfield Green Cramlington Northumberland NE23 6YA
Wed 25 Nov 20

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