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History talks give you a taste of Gibside’s past. There are 6 topics to hear about: George Bowes, Mary Eleanor Bowes, the Stables, Coal, the chapel and Gibside’s timeline.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Sun 1 Mar, and more dates until Mon 13 Apr

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Take Away The Tears presents Dogs on the Catwalk – an evening of fun, fundraising and furbaby fashion! Bring your human friends for a fun night out!
Novotel Newcastle Ponteland Road Kenton
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Join a history walk for a glimpse into the past. The vision of coal baron George Bowes, Gibside is one of the few surviving 18th century designed landscape gardens.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Sun 1 Mar, and more dates until Mon 13 Apr

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Streisand: the Music, the Lady, the Legend The iconic sound of a legend in Music & Film, is brought to life in this brand new production touring theatres across the country ‘Streisand’.
Queensway, Stockton-on-Tees
Sat 29 Feb

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Dance that connects us It brings people, families, friends, clubs, teams, tribes and communities together.
Dance City, Newcastle
Sat 29 Feb and Sun 1 Mar

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Get to know some of the creatures making a flying visit to Souter. Join wildlife experts to find and identify our moth and insect population, helping to build a picture of nature in South Tyneside.
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Sat 29 Feb, Sat 7 Mar, and more dates until Sat 11 Apr

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Thanks for visiting our site. We are Phil, Peter and Anthony, three experienced musicians that make up The Fontains, the north east’s most popular alternative wedding band.
Usworth & Washington Gardeners Club, Gardeners Club House House, Industrial Rd, Washington
Sat 29 Feb

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Whether you’re new to running, a youngster or an Olympic athlete, all runners are welcome at Gibside parkrun, a free 5km timed run every Saturday at 9am.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 29 Feb, Sat 7 Mar, Sat 14 Mar, Sat 21 Mar, Sat 28 Mar

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Gibside is delighted to host Great Run Local who organise free weekly 2km and 5km timed runs that are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sun 1 Mar, Sun 8 Mar, Sun 15 Mar, Sun 22 Mar, Sun 29 Mar

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A service of prayers and psalms in the chapel. Gibside chapel was consecrated in 1812 and regular services have been held in the building since that date.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sun 1 Mar, Sun 5 Apr

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Free weekly 5k and 2k runs, open to all. 5k and 2k timed courses on Souter’s scenic coast. Open to runners of all levels and ages including absolute beginners and families, as well as more...
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Sun 1 Mar, Sun 8 Mar, and more dates until Sun 12 Apr

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Join us for our monthly Sensory-friendly Sundays, dedicated quiet hours for people with autism and other sensory needs to enjoy the science centre.
Life Science Centre Times Square
Sun 1 Mar

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A guided coastal walk for people living with Parkinsons. In partnership with Parkinson’s UK. Perfect for people who are new to walking for exercise and pleasure or anyone who likes a social...
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Tue 3 Mar, Tue 10 Mar, and more dates until Tue 7 Apr

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Shortlisted for the Alfred Fagon Award, seeds embarks on a UK tour in 2020. Sensitively written by Mel Pennant, it tells the story of two mothers united in sorrow, unable to escape the tragedy and...
Live Theatre, Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne
Tue 3 Mar and Wed 4 Mar

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Perfect for anyone new to running. Start the new year on the right foot with this friendly, informal group.
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Wed 4 Mar, Wed 11 Mar, Wed 18 Mar

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Join the Gibside Rangers for a talk about the peatlands of the North Pennines. Degraded peatlands are responsible for a large portion of carbon emissions from natural systems.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Wed 4 Mar

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Join in and take part in a weekly, short, free health walk and head off for a relaxing stroll around this 18th century landscape garden. Perfect for some ’me’ time.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Wed 4 Mar, Wed 11 Mar, Wed 18 Mar, Wed 25 Mar

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Join in with the walking group for a longer walk around the 18th century landscape of Gibside. Take the chance to explore a little and you might discover something new.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Thu 5 Mar, Thu 12 Mar, Thu 19 Mar, Thu 26 Mar

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Whether you are new to sewing or have been doing it as long as you can remember, the Gibside Sewing Group meet weekly and everyone is welcome.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Thu 5 Mar, Thu 12 Mar, Thu 19 Mar, Thu 26 Mar

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Samling Artist Programme Masterclass and Concert Led by Anna Stéphany, Caroline Dowdle and James Garnon, with staff pianist Somi Kim. Embark on a fascinating exploration through the world of song and opera with eight rising stars of classical...
Sage Gateshead St Mary’s Square Gateshead Quays
Sat 7 Mar

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Science Speakeasy: rational suicide in an ageing society? Rational Suicide in an ageing society: stagger to the grave or call it quits early? Life expectancy has increased dramatically in the last century, but we’ve fared worse in conquering ageing – we...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne
Thu 12 Mar

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Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Swan Lake at Sunderland Empire Ballet’s greatest love story returns in Birmingham Royal Ballet’s lavish production. This romantic fable of ill-fated passion, powerfully illuminated by Tchaikovsky’s legendary score played live by...
Sunderland Empire, 4-5 High St W, Sunderland
Thu 12 Mar to Sat 14 Mar

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Handel: Saul Handel’s oratorio Saul was first performed on 16 January 1739. It tells the story of King Saul who is consumed by jealousy at the success of young David in the war against the Philistines and is...
The King’s Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sat 14 Mar

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Join a ranger and members of the Coastal Conservation Group to search the rockpools along Souter’s shore. Discover salty sea creatures galore.
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Sat 14 Mar, Wed 8 Apr, Sun 10 May

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Night Time walk to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society
Baltic Square
Sat 14 Mar

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