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Father Christmas makes his annual visit to Souter. Enjoy a magical festive experience! Post your letter to Father Christmas then meet the big man himself in his secret grotto and receive an early...
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Today, Sat 21 Dec

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Wrap up and enjoy a stroll through the gardens to find Gibsides 12 trees of Christmas. Follow the Christmas Tree trail to Father Christmas Grotto (visits to Father Christmas must be booked in...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today to Mon 23 Dec

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It’s an unmissable festive tradition in Newcastle so book your ice skating tickets online today. The ice rink is open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
Life Science Centre Scotswood Road Newcastle upon Tyne
Today to Wed 1 Jan 2020

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Psst! Do you believe? This winter pop on your pyjamas and head to Seven Stories for a magical journey and help bring the classic Christmas story The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg to life.
Seven Stories the National Centre for Childrens Books 30 Lime Street Ouseburn Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Today, Sat 21 Dec to Mon 23 Dec

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Come along and see Santa in his grotto in Eldon Garden Newcastle. Santa will speak with the children and read a poem/story, then ask what they would like for Christmas, they will receive a gift...
Percy Street
Today, Sat 21 Dec to Tue 24 Dec

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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
Today, Sun 22 Dec, Sun 29 Dec

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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
Today, Sun 22 Dec, Sun 29 Dec, Sun 5 Jan 2020, Sun 12 Jan 2020, Sun 19 Jan 2020, Sun 26 Jan 2020

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Make, investigate and celebrate Christmas at Life with all the family. Included in your science centre ticket are festive-themed Science Theatre shows, making Christmas decorations, coding...
Times Square
Today to Sun 5 Jan 2020

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Experience Washington Old Hall in a different light. This is an opportunity to see these quaint, historic gardens in a special way.
Washington Old Hall, The Avenue, Washington Village, Washington
Today to Tue 24 Dec

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Enjoy a festive visit to Gibside to meet Father Christmas. Warm up by the fire and open an early present!
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Wed 18 Dec, Sat 21 Dec to Mon 23 Dec

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Enjoy a traditional Christmas concert in Gibsides beautiful chapel. The North East Gospel Choir will be performing a mix of Christmas classics and gospel favourites.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Tue 17 Dec

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Join a friendly group for a short walk and a cuppa, for parents with little ones in slings and buggies. Enjoy fresh air and beautiful outdoor space in a supportive and friendly environment.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Tue 17 Dec, Tue 7 Jan 2020, Tue 14 Jan 2020, Tue 21 Jan 2020, Tue 28 Jan 2020

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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 17 Dec, Tue 24 Dec, Tue 31 Dec, Tue 7 Jan 2020, Tue 14 Jan 2020, Tue 21 Jan 2020, Tue 28 Jan 2020

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Psst! Do you believe? This winter pop on your pyjamas and head to Seven Stories for a magical journey and help bring the classic Christmas story The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg to life.
Seven Stories the National Centre for Childrens Books 30 Lime Street Ouseburn Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Tue 17 Dec to Thu 19 Dec

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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 19 Dec

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Enjoy a traditional Christmas concert in Gibsides beautiful chapel. The Caedmon Choir will be performing a mix of traditional and contemporary songs.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Thu 19 Dec

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After Midnight will be holding their Christmas Party on Friday 20 December 2019. The venue will again be Cluny2 at 34 Lime Street, Ouseburn. Doors open at 7.30pm. Band on stage at 8.30pm.
Cluny 2, Lime Street, Ouseburn, Newcastle upon Tyne
Fri 20 Dec

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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 21 Dec, Sat 28 Dec

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Enjoy a festive Christmas evening at Gibside. Feel festive with tasty street food, live music and some Christmassy entertainment to get you ready for the most wonderful time of the year.
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 21 Dec

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Make your own Christmas table display with The Original Pop Up Flower School. The Original Pop-Up Flower School run workshops designed to give participants basic floristry skills to create beautiful...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 21 Dec

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Many years ago, instead of visiting Father Christmas, children would meet the Green Man. Make this Christmas a little different, and meet the Green Man in his grotto.
Washington Old Hall, The Avenue, Washington Village, Washington
Sat 21 Dec to Tue 24 Dec

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It isn’t Christmas until you’ve enjoyed this festive favourite, and this seasonal screening is made even more magical with live accompaniment from Royal Northern Sinfonia!
Sage Gateshead St Mary’s Square Gateshead
Sun 22 Dec to Tue 24 Dec

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Come and enjoy the Piccadilly Sinfonietta with star soloists performing well-loved classics including Corelli’s Christmas Concerto, a Mozart piano concerto and Vivaldiā€™s Four Seasons.
The Cathedral Church of St. Nicholas, St. Nicholas Square, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sun 22 Dec
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The Folkworks Christmas Ceilidh with 422 and caller Joey Oliver
The Sage Gateshead, St. Mary’s Quays, Gateshead
Mon 23 Dec

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Family ceilidh with 422, and caller Joey Oliver
The Sage Gateshead, St. Mary’s Quays, Gateshead
Tue 24 Dec

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