Galleries

Art lovers can look to Northumberland for a visual feast of galleries, craft centres and museums showcasing Northumberland’s creative spirit.


Stately homes and castles house a treasure trove of masterpieces. Gaze at paintings by revered artists from Canaletto to Turner and a portrait of the 10th Earl of Northumberland by royal artist Van Dyke at Alnwick Castle. A remarkable collection of Faberge, fine porcelain and jade forms part of the collection at Bamburgh Castle. Wallington Hall’s highlights include original William Morris wallpaper and the intriguing Cabinet of Curiosities packed with weird and wonderful curios from fossils and porcupine fish to Egyptian figures, narwhal tusks and kangaroo paws.

Barter Books in Alnwick is a local tresaure

Barter Books in Alnwick is a local tresaure

Shop for unique mementos of Northumberland or simply stop by to admire local artistic talent. There are original paintings capturing dramatic landscapes and features to browse, hand-crafted jewellery to dazzle and artesan Northumberland textiles to pick up and wrap around.


Look out for studios and galleries in unusual places - Allendale Forge Studios in a former garage, galleries and workshops; tucked into a converted 18th Century farm courtyard at Kirkharle and inside the first purpose-built army barracks since Roman times at Berwick Gymnasium Gallery. There are quirky, independent studios showcasing talented local artists dotted across the county and vibrant pop-up galleries appearing throughout the year in castles, stately homes and outdoor spaces.


Go talent spotting and take a sneak peek into the lives and homes of outstanding artists with Network Artists Northumberland’s annual open studio event, The Art Tour.

Art lovers can look to Northumberland for a visual feast of galleries, craft centres and museums showcasing Northumberland’s creative spirit.


Stately homes and castles house a treasure trove of masterpieces. Gaze at paintings by revered artists from Canaletto to Turner and a portrait of the 10th Earl of Northumberland by royal artist Van Dyke at Alnwick Castle. A remarkable collection of Faberge, fine porcelain and jade forms part of the collection at Bamburgh Castle. Wallington Hall’s highlights include original William Morris wallpaper and the intriguing Cabinet of Curiosities packed with weird and wonderful curios from fossils and porcupine fish to Egyptian figures, narwhal tusks and kangaroo paws.

Barter Books in Alnwick is a local tresaure

Barter Books in Alnwick is a local tresaure

Shop for unique mementos of Northumberland or simply stop by to admire local artistic talent. There are original paintings capturing dramatic landscapes and features to browse, hand-crafted jewellery to dazzle and artesan Northumberland textiles to pick up and wrap around.


Look out for studios and galleries in unusual places - Allendale Forge Studios in a former garage, galleries and workshops; tucked into a converted 18th Century farm courtyard at Kirkharle and inside the first purpose-built army barracks since Roman times at Berwick Gymnasium Gallery. There are quirky, independent studios showcasing talented local artists dotted across the county and vibrant pop-up galleries appearing throughout the year in castles, stately homes and outdoor spaces.


Go talent spotting and take a sneak peek into the lives and homes of outstanding artists with Network Artists Northumberland’s annual open studio event, The Art Tour.

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UK Cycling Events - Kirkley Hall
Sporting Event

Starting from the stunning Kirkley Hall, the cycle route heads North West straight into the amazing Northumberland National Park where the sportive is centred

ARCHAEOLOGY DETECTIVES
Family

Mini detectives can dig for clues from our giant sandpit. What could they mean and what do they tell you about Roman Britain?

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Bed & Breakfast
Ellington

There's nothing better than spending a night or two in a country pub. Situated in Ellington, a village on the coast of Northumberland, you can relax, be yourself and do exactly as you please.

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ARMSTRONG HOUSE
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Armstrong House is overlooked by Bamburgh Castle in the centre of the village.  Close to all amenities, pubs and the beach.

All room are ensuite with onsite parking

English Tourist Board 3 star rating

Northumberland & Durham Labrador Retriever Championship Show 2015
Shows & Displays

Following the success of our previous shows, the Northumberland and Durham Labrador Retriever Club are pleased to return to Kirkley Hall for their 2015 Championship show. The show has a family friendly atmosphere with around 250 Labradors so why n
Miss Caledonia
Theatre
Hexham

The year is 1955. Desperate to escape the chicory-pulling, stall-cleaning, hay-baling drudgery of life in Caledonia, Ontario. Peggy Ann Douglas has a plan. Following in the footsteps of starlets Debbie Reynolds and Lee Meriwether, Peggy Ann will simply become a movie star – and she will start her journey to the top by winning the local pageant.

Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering
Family

Festival of traditional Northumbrian music, dance, dialect, craft, street events, talks, workshops, storytelling, exhibitions, stalls and heritage, this year with a War and Peace theme and events celebrating the Music Hall era.

Tombs Creatius: The strange travel of Senyor Tonet
Family

Using found and recycled wood, Tombs Creatius tells the vivid stories of Mr. Tonet’s travels, through a series of 9 games. Each game is attached to a box, each box is a story, and each story is a particular character, a creature built

Exterior
Self Catering
Beadnell

Located in the heart of Beadnell, The Cottage is one of the oldest dwellings within the village. Old world features and charm mix with contemporary 4 star modern comforts to create a wonderful base for a break.

Allen Banks woodland and gorge
Nature and Wildlife
Bardon Mill

Take a walk on the wild side at Allen Banks and Staward Gorge, one of the largest areas of ancient woodland in Northumberland.

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Amble harbour
Markets
Amble
Amble Harbour – Sunday. Visitor enquiries: Amble TIC 01665 712313 – Stall enquiries: 01670 825895. Please check with Amble TIC to confirm dates & times.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh
Cluster of cottages with sea views. Located next to golf course. Close to all amenities.
The B Festival
Music & Dance

Join us for a feast of musical talent from Classical, Opera, Folk and Jazz, to Pop and beyond, set in the grounds of Bamburgh Castle.

Minden Day 2008
Ceremony

Minden Day commemorates the King's Own Scottish Borderers' participation in the Battle of Minden in 1759. The Day starts at 10.30am on the Barracks Square.

Then follows the parade of bands, regular soldiers and veterans through the town, with the salute being taken at the Town Hall.

 

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Grade II listed Georgian townhous situated within the conservation area, tastefully furnished with antique furniture but with a contemporary twist.

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Shows & Displays

Traditional Old Skills Fayre at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre. Watch and learn about ploughing with horses, working with leather, stone masonry, blacksmith.

Welcome to Belsay Hall Castle and Gardens
Historic sites
Belsay

With so much to see and do, a trip to Belsay is one of the best value family days out in North East England. Stunning gardens, beautiful architecture and magnificent views all in one

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Sunny Day at Ingram
Church
Alnwick

A beautiful church set in a large rural churchyard, an ideal place for quiet meditation.

Manor House
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Welcome to the Manor House in the small Hamlet of Fenwick where it has nestled since 1755.  You will receive the warmest welcome from Lynn and Steve and can look forward to comfortable rooms and a hearty breakfast of locally sourced food. Evening meals and packed lunches are also available.

We are situated right on St Cuthberts Way, three miles from Holy Island and close to many other attractions and places of interest including Berwick-Upon-Tweed.

 

 

 

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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Rothbury

A newly renovated and luxurious one bedroom stone cottage, located in the heart of the beautiful village of Rothbury, Northumberland. VisitEngland 4 Star with Gold Award. Free Wi-Fi. Nespresso Coffee Machine.  Plenty of on-street parking outside the cottage. On the edge of the National Park. An ideal romantic retreat.

Boathouse cottage and river
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Self Catering
Norham

Riverside cottage by Tweed, well equipped, sleeps 2-7, rural setting, 0.7 miles village and shops. Own garden, 2 bathrooms.

A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

Water features
Garden
Alnwick

One of the world's most extraordinary contemporary gardens.

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Gamekeeper's Cottage 1
Self Catering
Mindrum

A very pretty two bedroom period cottage, perfect for families and lovers of the great outdoors set in the stunning surroundings of the Mindrum Estate. Walking, fishing, riding & cycling from the doorstep. Dogs and horses welcome.

 
HAVE A GO ARCHERY
Family

Have a go at the noble art of archery with the local team of experts. A small extra charge applies to take part in this activity.
Crocus 9
Self Catering
Embleton

Two cosy, stone-built cottages situated in the heart of the beautiful coastal village of Embleton.

The North East Dog Festival
Outdoor Event
Morpeth

The North East Dog Festival is the North’s newest family event, with something for everyone its one not to be missed. Mixing the best of a good old family countryside show with a fantastic array of activities suitable for everyone.

Summer Zoo Club
Family

A whole week of events to bring out your inner zoo keeper!

Derwent View Cottage
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Self Catering
Carterway Heads

Set in the North Pennines AONB, this cosy newly-built cottage is in a tranquil setting with stunning views.

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Self Catering
Cramlington

11 Luxury cottage conversions sleeping 2 -8, ideally situated near city, coast and countryside, also fully accessible disabled cottage. 11 Luxury cottage conversions sleeping 2 -8, ideally situated near city, coast and countryside, also fully accessible disabled cottage.

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VIKING LIFE & TIMES
Shows & Displays

Learn about Viking life and hear tales of terror and turmoil about the Viking raids on the North East coast of England, where Lindisfarne was first to be set upon in 793 AD.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Isobel is a newly refurbished 4 star, 2 bedroom property showcasing traditional features with subtle modern updates to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

Parish Church Choir
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Visit this beautiful and rare Civil War Church. Opened in 1652 - it is the only parish church built under Cromwell. The church contains one of the earliest installations by Lutyens, a John Knox Renaissance pulpit, and panels from the 13thC Castle.

Outside The Goose Barn
Self Catering
Haltwhistle

The Goose Barn is a two bedroom, two bathroom converted barn on a small working farm in the Northumberland National Park. Less than a mile from the National Trail and awarded ‘Four Star Gold’ in Spring 2011.

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Hexham
An excellent countryside Inn offering 2 cottages adjacent. Both are well equipped and ideally situated for countryside activities. Day tickets available for Salmon Fishing.
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Felton Fair
Shows & Displays
Felton

A traditional Village Fair with something for everyone.

Felton Fair
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Inn
Hexham

A charming countryside Inn offering comfortable accommodation, high quality delicious home cooked food, real ales and fine wines close to Hadrian's Wall.

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Jurassic Garden
Family

Transport yourself back 60 million years on a Jurassic journey to glimpse T- Rex and Velociraptors as they stalk through The Alnwick Garden. Take up tools at our dig site to discover giant dinosaur bones and long lost fossil, and get up cl
Wooler Wheel 2015
Cycling event
Wooler

Not for the faint‐hearted. This complete circumnavigation of the High Cheviots on quiet roads in Northumberland and Scottish Borders is a nominal 200km (actual 209km, 130miles) with an estimated total ascent of 3200m.

Sharp Shooters Day
Outdoor

Test your aiming skill on our Laser clay shooting and Archery ranges.

Cuthbert's Cross
Historic sites
Alnmouth

Said to be the location where St Cuthbert agreed to become Bishop of Lindisfarne when petitioned by the king.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Part of a fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. Gone to Ground is a cosy one bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying couples looking to relax in quiet environment.

Listed 18th Century Tombstone
Church
Lowick

Visitors, sometime from as far away as Australia and the USA have described the church in the visitors book as ‘impressive’ and ‘lovely; they admire the particular peaceful quality of the building.

Outside Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum
Music & Dance

Beginners session with Ann Sessoms - 1.30pm Regular session with an experienced piper - 2.30pm. Come along and learn how to play the pipes or to listen to others. All are welcome.

Budle Haugh
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Budle Bay Croft Experience – fun to be had by all - inside or out.  Our child, couples and pet friendly holidays are centered around you! Luxurious serenity with bags to do on an utterly magical coastal small holding.

Breamish
Guided Walk/Tours
Ingram

Step back in time in this remote landscape to see how prehistoric people lived.

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Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Mayflower Cottage is a brand new, wonderfully appointed 4 star detached self catering property situated in the ever popular fishing village of Seahouses.

Woodhorn
Shows & Displays

See beautiful birds of prey on display from 11am to 3pm and catch one of the spectacular flying displays by the team at Ridgeside Falconry.

Outdoor Hog Roast & Live Music
Outdoor Event

A lovely way to spend a summer evening - enjoy a delicious hogroast by the river at Heatherslaw Mill, listening to live music by Roger West.   

Fundraising event. Ticket price includes hogroast. Tickets available by calling in at Heatherslaw Tearoom or reserve by phone.

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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

Judy and Alan Clark welcome you to Holmhead Guest House for bed and breakfast, self catering cottage or camping barn for backpackers, at our former farmhouse which stands on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall. Directly on Hadrians Wall Path

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Housesteads
Guided Walk/Tours
Haydon Bridge

Volunteer Guided Walk

Outside The Old Farmhouse
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Self Catering
Haydon Bridge

The Old Farmhouse is located on a 600 acre hill farm in the Northumberland National park in Hadrian's Wall country, offering self catering in this cosy barn conversion.

Outside
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Ellington

Situated in Ellington, a village on the coast of Northumberland, The Plough Inn is a traditional local country pub in the heart of a welcoming village community.

MAGNA CARTA
Shows & Displays

John FitzRobert , Lord of Warkworth, was one of the 25 barons who vowed to act as guarantor of the Great Charter, and see that King John observed it.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth
Spacious farmhouse with beautiful views of Alnmouth and Warkworth Bay 2 miles away. A warm welcome is assured great breakfasts with a Northumberland flavour.
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Warkworth
Shows & Displays
Warkworth

History exhibition, guided walks, outdoor drama, children's activities, mediaeval crafts.

Enjoy the views of uninterupted countryside from the garden
Self Catering
Swinhoe

The Loft is a beautiful stone built converted farm building set in a quiet coastal location in the hamlet of Swinhoe just minutes from Beadnell beach and village. There are stunning views from the large enclosed garden out towards the Northumberland coastline with Bamburgh Castle in view across open countryside and to the west you can see the Cheviot Hills.

Wooler Wheel Classic
Cycling event
Wooler

The route starts and finishes at the John Swan Livestock Auction Wooler and is all on tarmac. 

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Ovington

Converted in 1990 from original farm cottage. Adjoining a 16thC Listed farmhouse. One mile from the A69, Roman Wall, Vindolanda, historic Hexham and easy reach of the Northumberland coast.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Grey Heron Lodge is a cosy, newly constructed log cabin with every comfort included to make for a relaxing stay. Set literally yards off the sandy grassed dunes of Budle Bay, with a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

Seaton Sluice
Outdoor Event
Seaton Sluice

Organised by the local Boating Association, Harbour Day is a Family day out with children's rides, live music, stalls and competitions. Displays by the local lifeboats and Emergency Services, plus much more. Held adjacent to the beautiful Seaton Sluice Harbour.

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Nature and Wildlife
Ponteland

Visit Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, we have over one hundred species of animals including meerkats, coatis, wallaby and many more including our petting barn. Visitors can meet the keepers and learn about the animals and their habitats.

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Horseshoe Cottage
Self Catering
Amble

A single storey 3 bedroomed holiday cottage situated in Amble, Northumberland. It sleeps up to 5 people, only minutes from the beach and harbour area, and all amenities. Pet friendly with full internet access

 THEATRE – JANE EYRE
Shows & Displays

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them, can Jane and Roche
Madagascar Madness
Family

Come along and learn about all the Madagascan species we have here at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens.

Outside Tower Knowe Visitor Centre
Museums and galleries
Kielder

Tower Knowe will be re-opening on the 29th March time  10 - 4pm. Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift shop, ferry rides around the lake and fishing.

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Hotel
Morpeth

Eshott Hall is a truly elegant Georgian country house which offers luxurious and stylish guest accommodation.

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The Old School House
Bed & Breakfast
Cornhill-on-Tweed

In tranquil setting, we are situated perfectly for exploring Northumberland/Scottish Borders. Offering genuine Northumbrian hospitality, comfort and laudable home cooking.

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Mountain Biking in Kielder Water
Adventure Sports
Kielder

Kielder Water & Forest park's rugged wilderness is MTB heaven. Experience some of the best singletrack trails in the UK with breathtaking views.

Ashington Market Day
Markets
Ashington
John Street – Tuesday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
THEATRE - THE CASEBOOK OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
Shows & Displays

Doors open at 6.45pm, performance starts at 7.30pm. Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside.

Alnwick Castle
Historic sites
Alnwick

Alnwick Castle is the second largest inhabited castle in the UK; home to the Percy family for over 700 years and film location for Downton Abbey and Harry Potter's Hogwarts.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

A two bedroom first floor apartment situated 50 metres from the sandy bay between Seahouses and Bamburgh. A modern and fresh feel to the interior with lovely views along the beach from the living room.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside all around, Cornflower Cottage, brand new as of November 2011, is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property in a location that is hard to beat… 

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Self Catering
Chathill

East Crook is a ground floor property situated at Tughall Steads, a converted farm steading just off the Northumberland Coastal Route. A quiet and peaceful retreat, ideal for a couple or small family, it serves as an excellent base for exploring the stunning coastline and countryside of Northumberland.

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Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth

An elegant Victorian house with beautiful terraced garden. Spacious and tastefully decorated en suite bedrooms.

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Conservatory
Self Catering
Seahouses

Fairways is situated on Kings Field at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on arguably one of the best sites on the development, the villa has every amenity to make your stay enjoyable. It is clean, light and modern, furnished and equipped to a high standard. 

Living Room
Self Catering
Corbridge

'Nosbor' Holiday Cottage is a Grade II 3-star listed cottage in the heart of the lovely historic village of Corbridge.  It offers comfortable 3/4 person accommodation with two bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Wallington
Outdoor Event

Ask our head gardener for expert advice in the Conservatory and buy special plants to help us raise money for the NGS.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Ideally situated to enjoy the Dark Skies in the Northumberland National Park, a warm welcome awaits you at Ingram House.

Kirkley Hall
Family

Kirkley Hall is proud to host their all new one day countryside festival, featuring a new layout and additional attractions! 

Outside The Queens Head Hotel restaurant in Rothbury
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Rothbury
Friendly village Inn with lovely restaurant. Comfortable relaxed surroundings, great food and helpful staff. Good selection of wine and real ales. Free car park.
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Morpeth

Felmoor Holiday Park set in 40 acres of outstanding Northumberland woodland.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

This delightful ground floor apartment is the perfect getaway for couples looking to relax in a peaceful environment. It is situated only 50 metres from the beach and has been recently refurbished to make a modern yet cosy feeling 4 star self catering property.

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Alnwick

Traditional Edwardian stone-built terraced townhouse in a quiet, highly sought after location within 8 minutes walking distance of Alnwick town centre. Visit England Five Stars & Gold Award 2009 to March 2015 inclusive.

Twin Room
Bed & Breakfast
Belford
A family-run farm, nestling between the magnificent Northumberland coastline and the Cheviot Hills, 2.5 miles from the village of Belford.
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HOW TO BE A ROMAN SOLDIER
Family

Could you hack it in Roman Britain? Little soldiers can join our team, dress up and learn how to defend themselves against the enemy.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Blacksmith's Cottage 4 star Gold 2-5 berth accommodation has won Gold in the North East England Self Catering Accommodation Provider of the Year Awards in 2012 and 2013.

Read our 29 consecutive 5*Trip Advisor Reviews to give you an idea of the type of holiday you will be booking at Blacksmith's Cottage -we want all our guests leaving having had a great holiday experience in beautiful Northumberland!

You can be rest assured holidaying in this beautiful Northumbrian Cottage will give you a quality stay in the most amazing Northumberland National Park which has recently achieved Gold tier International Dark Sky Park status.

A holiday in the Cheviot Hills within the Northumberland National Park is a  total 'get away from it all' holiday, centrally located to enjoy Northumberland's amazing Heritage Coastline, Hadrians Wall and Kielder Water and Forest Park - by bike, foot, or car.  End your exciting day exploring Northumbria and relax in the Scandinavian style log burning Garden Sauna before an evening around the log burning stove or stargazing till late.

Ring Sue on 01669 631184 for any queries and/or bookings from 8am till 10pm 7 days a week.

 

 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Spectacular views come as standard with this 3rd floor (lift provided!) penthouse apartment. Towering over picturesque Budle Bay, No8 The Maltings is open plan with a light and airy feel with a modern, well appointed finish.

Ashington
Outdoor Event
Ashington

The Ashington Older Persons Allotment Project is a great way for older people and younger volunteers to grow together.

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Bed & Breakfast
Amble

The Harbour Guest House and Tearoom has 6 letting rooms all en suite. Situated on Amble Harbour, 3 minutes to town centre.

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Haltwhistle

Comfortable cottages on working stock farm where children are encouraged to have hands-on experience. Beautiful walks in Pennine countryside.

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Bowjangles  - On the Box
Music
Morpeth

Bowjangles use every style and genre of music you can imagine to bring old style music hall vaudeville into the 21st century.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

The food provides traditional British comfort eating to an exceptional standard and makes use of local, seasonal ingredients. A comprehensive range of beers and ales compliments an extensive wine list.

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Bed & Breakfast
Beadnell

Magnificent beach side home offering an atmosphere of timeless tranquillity. Secure courtyard parking. Non-smokers only. 'Pride of Northumbria' Winner.Sunday Times 'Top 20 British Seaside Hotels'. Licenced for Civil Weddings & Partnerships.

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1940s WEEKEND
Outdoor Event

Roll up, Roll up! Do your bit for the War effort and sample the atmosphere of a 40’s fete.

Town Hall
Shows & Displays

Berwick 900 will be holding Bygone Borderlands, a local and family history weekend in the Guildhall, Berwick-upon-Tweed to celebrate the unique 900 year history of Berwick and its people. 

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

A lovely holiday hideaway situated at High Newton Farm. Foxgloves is a spacious 3 bedroom property that benefits from being in peaceful surroundings as well as having a sandy, secluded beach with a 2 minute walk of the front door.

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Bamburgh

Green Gables is situated in the very popular Armstrong Cottages area of Bamburgh. A 4 star self catering cottage, it is perfectly situated for beach lovers as only the coastal road separates Green Gables from long, sandy shores.

Restaurant
Restaurant
Bamburgh

Traditional Country House hotel overlooking Budle Bay and Holy Island in 6 acres of wooded grounds and walled garden. Excellent food. Superb accommodation, extensive reasonably priced wine list.

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Riding of the Bounds
Outdoor Event

As part of Berwick 900 programme of events in 2015, the annual Riding of the Bounds takes place on May 1st. The ride is open to all riders, who are confident in walk, trot and fast canter in large groups and open spaces.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Lovely old vicarage on edge of Bamburgh village, renovated to high standard with private gardens and superb views.

Norsesome
Theatre
Morpeth

Following on from the success of ‘Unmythable’, award winning Temple Theatre are back with another mad-cap show. From the adventures of Thor to the outrageous pranks of Loki, every story from Norse mythology is packed into this unforgettable hour.

Dawn Chorus Walk
Guided Walk/Tours

Traditional early-morning Dawn Chorus walk on the beautiful Ford & Etal Estates, with the North Northumberland Bird Club.   

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Hotel
Hexham

Former Edwardian mansion, set in 1,000 acres. Two international championship standard golf courses, 20m swimming-pool, health and beauty spa and outdoor pursuits.

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Inn
Otterburn

First and Last Inn on the Northumberland/Scottish border, situated in the beautiful Rede Valley just 35 miles north of Newcastle, is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland and the North East of England.

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Hotel
Alnmouth

The Schooner Hotel is a listed 17th Century Coaching Inn and is set in the picturesque coastal village of Alnmouth in Northumberland.

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Historic sites
Rothbury

Creation of Lord Armstrong, Victorian inventor and landscape genius. Gardens, red squirrels, woodland and lakeside walks.

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Book online
Self Catering
Alnwick

***Please see our October 2013 Special Offer***

Midwood Lodge and Cottage, are beautiful detached holiday cottages in the village of Alnmouth, nr Alnwick, just a 5 minute walk to the beach.

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Spittal Seaside Festival
Outdoor Event
Berwick-upon-Tweed

2015 is the eighth annual Seaside Festival and it takes place along the full length of Spittal Promenade.

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Self Catering
Chatton

Approached along a tree lined road in lush Northumbrian countryside, this rural retreat offers restful, relaxed luxury accommodation, sleeping up to 8, in an idyllic, rural setting. Nestled in a beautiful small development of traditional farm cottages in 4 acres of mature grounds.  Perfect for exploring unspoilt beaches, historic sites and local attractions. Beaches within 7 miles and golf courses within 4 miles. Lots of farm produce is available during your stay and breakfasts, and Spylaw suppers are available to ensure you have a very relaxing break. The villages of Chatton with it's shop/PO, pub and trout fishery is 2 miles away, Belford, and Wooler within 4 miles.  Berwick and Alnwick are within 15 miles.

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Star trails
Science and Technology
Kielder

Kielder Observatory is an astronomical attraction at Kielder Water & Forest Park run by the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society. Please visit www.kielderobservatory.org for all event bookings.

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Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

The 60 seat motor cruiser 'The Osprey' ferry is an ideal way to see Kielder Water in comfort as well as providing an opportunity to learn more about the history of the reservoir and the area.

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BAND SUNDAYS – MUSIC THROUGH THE AGES
Music & Dance

Each week join us at Belsay Hall and listen to live bands playing outside in a beautiful setting. An ideal way to enjoy some superb music, with a different period of history explored each week. Please feel free to bring your own deck chairs or rugs.
World Animal Day
Family

World Animal Day is a day to celebrate animal life in all its forms 

The Boathouse
Self Catering
Middleton

Unique, idyllic and extremely romantic the boathouse will capture your heart and take your breath away from the moment you arrive. A secluded location which is surrounded by trees, The Boathouse is ideal for a luxury romantic retreat in a place you will never forget it is the perfect honeymoon destination. You will find the Middleton Otters close neighbours as well as a wide selection of wild birds who call our lake home (well for some of the year anyway!). With an open plan living space and excellent facilities The Boathouse is as practical as it is unique. Nature blends with the modern world effortlessly through floor to ceiling windows. 

Beautifully furnished and cosy lounge with modern electric fire
Self Catering
Seahouses

Cockle Cottage is immaculately presented with some lovely finishing touches. Situated in a great location in Seahouses close to all the village amenities, restaurants, bars and cafes. There is lots to see and do from the village including boat trips to the Farne Islands to see the plentiful wildlife including the popular Seals and Puffins, there is also miles of breathtakingly scenic coastal walks to the nearby villages of Bamburgh, Beadnell and beyond. Seahouses has so much to offer visitors, you will be spoilt for choice for great days out which are right on your doorstep.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Puffin Place was formerly part of the old smokery, but has been tastefully converted and modernised into a comfortable and well-equipped holiday home. This 3 star self catering holiday home from home has a warm and inviting feel and is perfectly suited for both small families and couples.

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Self Catering
Warkworth

Situated in the heart of the attractive village of Warkworth, Northumberland, this beautiful holiday home is perfect accommodation for a family holiday or a private weekend getaway.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

Cosy cottage nestling in peaceful hamlet within National Park. Well equipped, open fire, lovely garden. Wonderful views. Country Inn opposite.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay, Old Barn is a 4 star self catering property with comfort and character, retaining some of the traditional features and layout of the original farm building whilst providing spacious and practical accommodation.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Templars Cottage  is an award winning garden flat only 75 metres from the golden sands of Spittal.It is part of a luxury award winning conversion of a historic biulding. It has all the charm of the old with the modern luxury and comfort of the new. It sleeps two people in the comfortable double bedroom while a third guest can be accommodated on the sofa bed in the lounge area. Dogs are welcome.

Templars Cottage has been independently inspected and rated Four Star for 2014/15 by VisitEngland (the English Tourist Board) and given a Gold Award status in recognition of its exceptional quality. It may be suitable for the less mobile as it is on one level.

Living room
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Border Cottage is a luxurious cottage offering a very high standard of self catering accommodation for 6 guests in 3 bedrooms. Situated on a quaint 18th Century cobbled street, this stunning Grade 2 listed property has recently been refurbished to an extremely high standard and is set over 3 floors. Set in a prime location in the picturesque village of Alnmouth, Border Cottage is a just a 5 minute stroll to the beach and the renowned 9 hole golf links golf course. If you are looking for a holiday with a real wow factor, then look no further, Border Cottage literally has it all!

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Fisherman's Creeve is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind. 

Aln Valley Cottages
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Two romantic cottages with four poster beds, situated in the idyllic Vale of Whittingham, on the fringe of Northumberland National Park, and close to Alnwick and the stunning beaches and iconic castles of the Northumbrian Coast.

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The Bonny Barn
Self Catering
Harbottle

The Bonny Barn is situated in the peaceful village of Harbottle in the Northumberland National Park, and is only a short drive from the historic market town of Rothbury and the stunning Upper Coquet Valley. 

We think that this delightful and charming cottage will win your heart from the moment you arrive.  The Bonny Barn makes an ideal base for those who want to relax amid stunning scenery and yet be within an easy travelling distance of the fascinating castles, stately homes and Heritage coastline of Northumberland. 

Recent visitors have been thrilled at the range of seasonal fresh produce they have been able to use from the garden, which included salads, tomatoes, rhubarb, onions, carrots and potatoes.  

HANDS ON HISTORY CREW
Family

Leave your games consoles and tablets at home and join us every day during the school holidays. The hands on history crew has a range of medieval activities for you to try.

Amble Puffin Festival
Outdoor Event
Amble

Amble Puffin Festival celebrates everything Puffin! A week of fun and activities in the Friendliest Port takes place at the best time of year to see the Coquet Island Puffins as they care for their newly hatched pufflings.

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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Morebattle

Delightful pet friendly cottage for two people in the centre of the conservation village of Morebattle, on the edge of the Cheviots. Free WiFi and Welcome Basket, all linen and towels are included in the tariff AND short breaks are welcome year round. The Tour of Britain Race in Septembr passes nearby in Kelso.

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Working farm in the heart of the countryside, near Rothbury, offers every comfort in our spacious beautifully appointed en suite rooms.

Christmas Market in The Alnwick Garden
Exhibition

Every weekend from the 28th November - 20th December | 11.00 - 5.00pm Fill your Christmas stockings with unique and eclectic delights from around the region. Hand picked by The Alnwick Garden.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Ringstead is a newly refurbished 4 star self catering property set within former farm steadings at High Newton. The property has wonderful panoramic views of the sea and Northumberland coast and a choice of 3 sandy beaches within a short walk of the property. 

Santa Specials
Family

Take a seasonal ride on the Railway and meet Santa! Trains will run at 12.30pm and 2pm. Tickets include return ride on the railway, refreshments, children meet Santa and receive a gift.

Mill House
Bed & Breakfast
Guyzance

Mill House is a beautiful 16th century cottage, nestled by the river Coquet, providing a tranquil and stunning place to escape.

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Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

Self-contained touring park. Fully-serviced modern Rose Award winning holiday homes for hire. Park offers views of Holy Island and Bamburgh Castle. Sale lodges available.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Stable Cottage is a 5 star self catering cottage in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional red pantile roof situated near Bamburgh.

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Gilsland

Luxury self catering accommodation for up to 8 people near Gilsland in stunning countryside near Hadrian's Wall and Haltwhistle in Northumberland National Park and near Brampton in Cumbria.

Firwood
Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

A very warm welcome to Firwood from Mike and Beth Mills. We offer peace and tranquillity, a touch of style and luxury, with homely comforts and delicious breakfasts.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set behind the dunes and just yards from the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, the property is decorated to a high standard and has all the modern comforts you would expect to make a relaxing stay.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Apple Pie Cottage overlooks the village green within the centre of the pretty Northumberland village of Chatton which is about 18 miles on the road from Alnwick between Wooler and Bamburgh.

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Great Outdoors
Kielder

Home to the biggest man-made lake in northern Europe and the largest working forest in England, this is one outdoor playground you don’t want to miss.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

 Base for corporate events, cycling, equestrian events, golfing, family gatherings, film crews, fishing, paraglyding, shooting parties, vintage cars, walking parties and wedding parties. Antique galleries, log fires, glamping and camping. Ample parking. Lonely Planet recommended.

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Night Sky Safari
Star gazing events

Come and experience an unforgettable night of observational astronomy under the starry skies of Kielder and the largest expanse of protected dark skies in Europe – the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Quiet cosy coastal self-catering retreat, try Driftwood Cottage (sleeps 6). Luxury, modern and fully equipped, on the picturesque Northumbrian Coastline a perfect base to tour our beautiful region.

Dining
Self Catering
Lucker

Percy is a spacious 3 bedroom property that is part of the collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The property benefits from a large kitchen and dining area as well as a very open living room, making comfortable living for any guests.

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Lesbury

Converted coach house in 1-acre garden of Listed old vicarage, next to an 11thC church.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

 

 

For a truly unique bed & breakfast experience, stay in a stunning Church conversion in quiet village near Berwick-upon-Tweed - just across the river from Scotland!

5 Star with Gold Award. Breakfast Award, TripAdvisor Excellence Award.

 

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Famil Room
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Bridge View is situated in a quiet street, three minutes from the Railway station and the centre of town. The property is tastefully decorated and the large en-suite family room overlooks the Royal Border Bridge.

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St James the Great's Church
Church
Morpeth

St James is a fine Victorian church in Morpeth. It’s open every day, so come and see it.

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Slaley

The cottage, set on a small working farm, has 3 en suite bedrooms - one with wheelchair access. The living area leads to a patio garden.

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Morpeth Market Day
Markets
Morpeth
Morpeth Market Place – Wednesday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400. Please contact Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Wooler Wheel Triad 2015
Cycling event
Wooler

After mounting five sportives which have penetrated into the remote and beautiful corners of North Northumberland and Scottish Borders we now introduce our crowning achievement – The Wooler Wheel Triad.

Ponteland Market Day
Markets
Ponteland
Merton Way – Every 4th Friday of the month Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400. Please contact Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Set in the most scenic countryside with outstanding views of 13thC Edlingham Castle and Victorian viaduct, Garden Cottage sleeps 2 (one double bedroom), no steps, own garden. It is equidistant between Alnwick and Rothbury.

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The Old Granary
Self Catering
Seahouses

Quirky, comfortable cottage in Seahouses to sleep 4, short breaks a speciality, dogs welcome at no extra charge, unlimited WiFi, just a few minutes walk from the harbour

Gardeners House
Self Catering
Chathill

Situated within the grounds of the award-winning Doxford Hall Hotel and Spa the two cottages offer luxury self-catering accommodation for those holidaying in Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

With an exceptionally warm welcome in a pet-friendly cottage you can stay in this fantastic character property on the National Trust's Cragside Estate.

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Bed & Breakfast
Amble

House with panoramic views of Warkworth Castle and the coast, seen from room balcony. The house overlooks the harbour.

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ROMAN FUN & GAMES
Family

Leave the ipads at home and take part in some traditional Roman games this half term at Birdoswald Roman Fort.

Flodden Battlefield Memorial
Historic sites
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Walk the footsteps of the soldiers who fought on the Flodden Battle field nearly 500 years ago. It is hard to conceive today of the carnage that took place there on the 9th September 1513, when surveying the rolling hills.

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Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

A beautiful ancient church set in a large rural churchyard, an ideal place for quiet meditation.

Lindisfarne Festival
Festival

NEW Music and Creative Arts Festival in Northumberland. Tickets on sale now at http://www.lindisfarnefestival.com

Located at Beal Farm on the truly breath-taking Northumberland coastline, with a spectacular backdrop of the mythical Holy Island - come and camp under the stars and discover one of the country’s best-kept secret festival locations.

From Friday through to Sunday, the festival will play host to an incredible variety of both local and world renowned musicians and DJs (including Reverend & the Makers, Craig Charles, DJ Yoda, The Skints, Nadine Shah & The Lake Poets) who will be performing an eclectic mix of indie, funk, rock and folk within a number of music marquee venues until the early hours.

Follow us on twitter @lindisfarnefest and Facebook for all the latest info & announcements

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Self Catering
Amble

A charming coastal terrace property located within the  town of Amble, referred to as ‘The Friendliest Port’. Eider Cottage is only a very short walk from the harbour and beach and close to the centre of Amble, where you will find a host of amenities to complement your stay.

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Self Catering
Lambley
This cluster of barn conversions are set within 90 acres. Close to the South Tyne River.
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Try zoo-keeping at Kirkley Hall
Wildlife events

A whole week of events to bring out your inner zoo keeper!

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Hastings Dairy is a traditional property with a well-finished modern interior. Originally a farm dairy house, the property now accommodates 4 guests in comfort and has some nice features such as a great sun catching balcony.

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Self Catering
Chathill

Located within the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, this first floor, newly built 4 star holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland coast and countryside.

Whylde
Nature and Wildlife
Alnwick

PARK REOPENS ON 14 APRIL 2014

The pure-bred survivors of the wild white cattle herd which once roamed the forests of Britain.

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Self Catering
Alnham

The Gatehouse offers a total getaway holiday and the ultimate comfort in a rural peaceful setting; far enough away but still close enough for all that Northumberland has to offer.

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Bamburgh

Dairy Cottage is a 5star self catering property situated in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional slate roof. The cottage is a deceptively large luxury holiday cottage on one level.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Brownsman is one of a collection of two newly finished, first floor, 4 star self catering apartments situated in the heart of Seahouses and built in a comtemporary style.

Puffins on The Farne Islands
Nature and Wildlife
Farne Islands

The Farne Islands are possibly the most exciting seabird colony in England with unrivalled views of 23 species, including around 37,000 pairs of puffin.

It's also home to a large grey seal colony, with more than 1,000 pups born every autumn.

Historically, the islands have strong links with Celtic Christianity and St Cuthbert, who lived here in the 7th Century.

Catch a boat from Seahouses ( non National Trust) - additional charge applies

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Restaurant
Beal
Excellent coffee shop and restaurant with magnificent views over the shores of Holy Island. At the Barn at Beal, we source the very best of food and drink from Northumberland for our customers, bringing you truly local at it's freshest.
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Brick Planet
Exhibition

Explore the incredible Brick Planet exhibition and marvel at miniature wonders from around the world recreated in LEGO® bricks.

 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

A lovely self catering cottage for 4 people situated on the headland above the beach with stunning and totally unspoilt views over Budle bay and along the coast line to Holy Island.

Lindisfarne
Book online
Self Catering
Beal

Welcome to Lindisfarne and Budle Bay Holiday Cottages your perfect choice for a luxury self catering cottage holiday in Northumberland. Choose from 2 outstanding coastal locations: close to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne or at Budle Bay, Bamburgh

Stonecrop Cottage
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Alwinton

Converted 19thC stone granary, situated in the picturesque village of Alwinton, within the Northumbria National Park and 8 miles from the town of Rothbury.

Callaly Cottage
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Beautiful tranquility in idyllic countryside by Thrunton woods. Light & spacious ensuite rooms. We offer B&B, massage therapies & Simple Suppers.  Recommended by Country Living for rustic style and luxury.

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St Mary the Virgin at Longframlington
Church
Longframlington

St Mary’s dates from the late twelfth century.  Since 1891 Longframlington has been part of a parish that also includes the nearby Priory of St Peter and St Paul, Brinkburn, now under the care of English Heritage but a wonderful place for occasional services.

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Inn
Rothbury

Traditional friendly village pub, offering excellent food and comfortable modern accommodation. Private car park and patio garden.

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9, The Chalets
Self Catering
Stonehaugh

Beautiful cedar wood chalet nestled on the edge of Kielder forest in the beautiful, quiet and relaxed rural village of Stonehaugh. SLEEPS 7 + travel cot, very affordable self catering accommodation. The lodge is conveniently situated in the stunning Northumberland National Park between Kielder Water, Hadrians Wall and Hexham. 

Krista Detor in Concert
Music & Dance
Seahouses

The House-concert series at St Cuthbert's House gives you the chance to see and hear world-class musicians at very close quarters, in an intimate setting. This month we welcome back Krista Detor and her band.

Autumn Scene of St Cuthberts
Church
Greenhead

Originally designed by John Dobson, a church with an interesting spire and Kempe Glass.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Friars Farm is a 5 star self catering cottage located just outside the centre of Bamburgh but still within a short and easy walk of all the amenities, Bamburgh Castle and the beautiful beach that’s on offer.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Greenleaf is situated in the heart of Bamburgh village. A 4 star, two bedroom property, sleeping up to 6 guests Greenleaf has been recently refurbished and now includes all the modern conveniences to make your stay relaxing and memorable.

ALC Aquafit
Sport and Leisure
Ashington

Ashington Leisure Centre has 2 swimming pools, a gym, sportshall, squash courts and a full range of fitness classes

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Self Catering
Alnwick

The detached bungalow is tucked away within a peaceful walled garden. Nightingale Cottage offers charm and seclusion yet is within yards of Alnwick Castle and Gardens. The town centre is within easy walking distance.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Eaves is a cozy, loft conversion, set within a former farm on the Northumbrian coast. Located just outside of High Newton the property boasts partial views of the sea and the grassed dunes that surround it, but venture out from the property and you will find yourself having the choice of 3 sandy bays to explore, all within a 10 minute walk from the front door.

Haltwhistle Market Day
Markets
Haltwhistle
Market Square – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Haltwhistle TIC: 01434 322002 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400 Please call Haltwhistle TIC to confirm dates & times.
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Self Catering
Alnwick

We are a family run business which provides great family holidays, as well as "get away from it all breaks" for all ages and have 30 years of experience on which to call when we welcome you to Village Farm.

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Hostel
Wooler

Located near the attractive town of Wooler and Northumberland National Park. Excellent for walking, cycling, mountain biking and exploring the delights of Northumberland and the Borders. Ideal for individuals, families and groups. Sleeps 57 including traditional Shepherds’ Huts. 

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Two Day Glass Mosaic Workshop
Workshops
Alnwick

The course covers surface preparation, glass cutting, laying the mosaic & applying grout. Glass mosaic can be applied to almost any solid surface, flat or with a gentle curve. You can breathe a new lease of life into all sorts of objects such as old trays, small table tops or you can make a wall plaque or mirror.

Our Streets
Exhibition

A celebration of the hugely successful 3 year programme of community activity in the Alnwick area involving schools, streets and all kinds of community groups-all kindly funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The output on show include film
The Tower
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Ancroft Church is dedicated to St Anne, the mother of Mary, so the granny of Jesus. Follow the trail quiz and climb to the top of the tower to see the sea.

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Bamburgh

Village House is a grade II listed, traditionally styled village house located in the heart of the historic village of Bamburgh. Village House has undergone a major refurbishment in 2011 and can accommodate up to 8 people.

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Heritage Centre at Bellingham
Museums and galleries
Bellingham

A unique exhibition reflecting the history and traditions of the North Tyne Valley and Redesdale, including Border Counties Railway, Border Reivers, farming, photography and mining, along with the New Carriages exhibition space and tea rooms

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Book: LateRooms
Hotel
Otterburn

Beautiful, historic castle hotel in its own grounds. Ideal for exploring this unspoilt part of Northumberland. Close to Scottish Borders with many countryside activities or just relax and enjoy our good food!

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Bed & Breakfast
Ovington
Elegant Georgian country house beautifully furnished with views across Tyne Valley. A warm welcome and delicious breakfast awaits. Picturesque rural location, ideal for touring the region. Within 15 mins drive to Newcastle or Hexham.
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Self Catering
Hexham

Just a 3 minute stroll from Hexham town centre. The Beacons is one of two luxury apartments. The Beacons is a beautifully appointed first floor apartment furnished and equipped to an excellent standard.

Salmon Queen 1988 by John Thompson
Outdoor Event

Tweedmouth Feast is a traditional event, with origins in the 12th Century, which celebrates salmon fishing on the River Tweed, including the Crowning of the Salmon Queen.

 

ReLax Workshop
Shows & Displays
Ashington

A workshop run by a medical herbalist. This workshop includes an overview to relaxing herbs, introduction to relaxing techniques and neuromuscular self massage and pressure points basic techniques, information on how to feed your mind and a mini book...

The Lindisfarne Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Beal

A warm and welcoming coaching inn at the gateway to the island of Lindisfarne offering a great value place to stay, eat and to explore from.

• Roaring fires and rustic charm make the perfect backdrop for delicious home-cooked food served all day.
• Ideal for golf enthusiasts with six courses including championship standard nearby.
• Close to St Oswald’s Way and St Cuthbert’s Way walking routes.
• Free Wi-Fi and function room.

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The North Cheviots and Beavering Bell
Guided Walk/Tours
Kirknewton

From Kirknewton this walk heads across to the Torlee House track where it joins the St. Cuthbet's Way to climb into the North Cheviots, following the St. Cuthbert's Way over Tom Tallon's Crag and then turning down towards Gleadscleugh.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Great views come accompanied with peaceful surroundings at Island’s View. This 3 bedroom property is set within a stone’s throw of Seahouses Harbour, with the top floor boasting some amazing sights of the coastline and Farne Islands.

Kitchen
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Barn Cottage is a highly impressive, superbly converted stone barn which provides ample living space and 5 star self catering accommodation in a quiet rural location for larger groups or extended families.

Backpacking
Birdwatching
Kielder
What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and 27 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walking and hiking holidays or family days out.
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Wallington
Guided Walk/Tours

Join our ranger team and a bat researcher to find out what appears at Wallington after dark. Discover the nocturnal world of bats and learn what we are doing to conserve them at Wallington on a night-time stroll around the woods.

Castle and Keep
Historic sites
Warkworth

Set in a quaint Northumberland town, this hill-top fortress and hermitage offers a fantastic family day out.

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Self Catering
Embleton

Utopian retreat for the discerning. Unique village hideaway with 15 miles unsurpassable coastal views. Ultimate in comfort and tranquillity. Free heating.

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Inn
Holy Island

A warm and welcoming coaching inn at the gateway to the island of Lindisfarne offering a great value place to stay, eat and to explore from.

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Church
Byrness

A Chapel of Ease built in 1786. Has a wonderful window commemorating the work people who died while the Catcleugh dam was built from 1894-1905.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Perfectly located for exploring Northumberland, the Scottish Borders kielder Water and Cumbria, Black Burn Lodge is an idea base for your holiday.

SOLDIERS OF THE ROSES
Shows & Displays

This summer, we’re taking visitors on a journey back to 1464 when the title of Earl of Northumberland, along with ownership of Warkworth Castle, was stripped from the Percy family. So today join us and experience first-hand life as a Soldier in the
The Wonder of Colour
Exhibition

Eta Ingham Laurie, internationally renowned weaver returns to Bailiffgate to present some of her beautiful works and offer the opportunity to try this amazing craft for yourself (see Bailiffgate Museum website for details)
Dukes Restaurant
Book: LateRooms
Restaurant
Hexham

Our food philosophy is simple: Legendary local ingredients, prepared to perfection. We believe the tastiest dishes come from the freshest ingredients. Come and enjoy Northumberland hospitality in the Hadrian's Brasserie Restaurant or the Claret Jug.

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Kielder Marathon
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Sporting Event

IT’S BACK...Britain’s Most Beautiful Marathon returns on October 4th 2015.

The Hytte
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Self Catering
Bingfield

Close to Hexham and Hadrian's Wall this unique property is fully accessible and provides the ideal country retreat for friends and family "get together's" with the added luxury of a sauna and hot-tub spa.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, this ground floor, newly built 4 star self catering holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

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The Squirrels
Family

Cheryl and Cyril are two mischievous red squirrels that happen to be ex ballet dancers... you don’t see many of them around! 

Fine dining
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Joiners Arms is your very own village inn; a haven for lovers of fresh, locally sourced food served up with a contemporary flourish and drinkers of all tastes.

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The Boathouse 1
Self Catering
Norham

 

A glorious setting, with one of the world's greatest salmon rivers just a roll-cast away. The Boathouse is a stunning, newly-renovated, period house in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Tweed. Bring friends, family, children & dogs!  Private fishing available.

 

Annual Spring Exhibition
Exhibition

Graham Smith Antiques and John Nicholson Fine Art are holding their Annual Spring Exhibition of fine 18th - 20th Century Art and Antiques. There will also be a selection of items on display from ODYSSEY - Ancient & Medieval Antiquities & Coins.

Show of Hands
Music

An evening with triple-award winning acoustic duo Knightley and Beer, joined by Miranda Sykes, for a night of original songs, stunning musicianship and remarkable audience rapport

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside, Sea Pink Cottage is a wonderfully appointed, newly decorated 4 star self catering property in an unbeatable location.

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Newton-by-the-Sea
Luxury 3 bed cottages, close to the beach, with great sea views.
Barley Hill Cottage
Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

A perfect rural retreat with “a view to die for" over the Bowmont Valley. Stunning two bedroom, south-facing cottage set amidst the outstanding beauty of the Northumberland National Park.  Perfectly placed for walking, mountain biking, riding and exploring the great outdoors.  Dogs welcome.

 

 
Fairy Tale Princess Day
Family

Come and join in all the fun with four Fairytale Princesses at Kirkley Hall Zoo

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Hotel
Bamburgh

Eighteenth-century manor-house hotel set in 6 acres of grounds within bird sanctuary. Log fire.

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MAGNA CARTA
Shows & Displays

Eustace de Vesci, Lord of Warkworth, was one of the 25 barons who vowed to act as guarantor of the Great Charter, and see that King John observed it.

Ford Christmas Market
Food event

Traditional market with foodie and craft stalls, inside Lady Waterford Hall in Ford Village and outside in a marquee. Music, Santa and his Clydesdale horse, birds of prey, refreshments including hog roast - a great day our for all the family

Church View Garden
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Seahouses

Church View is a delightful, four bedroom self catering cottage which can be found in the quieter area of Seahouses but still within easy walking distance of the village centre and harbour.

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Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass.
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Hostel
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Longridge Towers is a Victorian building set in 80 acres of beautiful grounds, within easy access of the countryside and coast.
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Stocksfield

The Duke of Wellington Inn is nestled in the Tyne valleys village of Newton just off the A69 near Corbridge, within easy access to Newcastle, Hadrian’s Wall Country, Hexham and Northumberland’s National Park.

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Kielder

Luxury Scandinavian style lodges on the lakeside of Kielder Water boast panoramic views stretching over the lake and forest. An excellent base to explore Scottish Borders, Hadrian's Roman Wall Country, northumberland coastline and Cumbria.

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Belford

This historic tranquil setting offers an enchanting experience. This romantic lakeside hideaway sleeping 2 - 6 guests. Close to Bamburgh and Lindisfarne.

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Wildlife events

Our weekend event is designed to help promote responsible pet ownership, make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets and increase pet owners’ knowledge.

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Caravan & Camping
Belford

Family run 5 star static, touring and camping park with CaSSOA Gold Star rated indoor and outdoor storage facility. Awarded Campsite of the Year North East 2014

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Splendid recently refurbished, spacious, double fronted house, just a couple of minutes walk from Alnwick town centre. Sleeps 4. Short breaks available. Grade II Listed building. Fabulous. Rated EXCELLENT on Tripadvisor.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Lavender is a 2 bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying families looking to relax in quiet environment, yet with easy access to Northumberland’s attractions. Part of the fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Bardon Mill

Welcoming Coach House offering charming en suite ground/first floor accommodation in garden annexe. Ideal location, Roman sites, village amenities.

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Stunning Views
Sightseeing and Leisure
Cornhill-on-Tweed

One destination, over 20 attractions..country estate with a range of attractions and activities including Heatherslaw Railway; Heatherslaw Cornmill; Lady Waterford Hall; Etal Castle; Flodden Battlefield; tearooms; quirky shops and places to stay. Also ideal for walking and cycling.

HANDS ON HISTORY CREW – UGLY BUG SAFARI
Family

Small game hunters wanted. Grab a magnifying glass and join our Victorian Explorer hunt the Quarry Garden for some mini beasts.

Badger Watch
Wildlife events
Stonehaugh

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Kite festival 2014
Shows & Displays
Blyth

A festival of kites and kiting, featuring kite fliers from all over the UK and this year Sky Pirates display team from the Netherlands will be attending.

The Coquet Room
Bed & Breakfast
Thropton

Thropton Demesne Farmhouse is a family run bed and breakfast with views across the Coquet Valley. Quiet location on edge of village.

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Stargazing at Allen Banks
Star gazing events

Join us for an evening of astronomy taking advantage of the Dark Skies Status as well as hearing from members of the Northumberland Astronomical Society (NASTRO). 

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Spectacular views of River Till, Cheviot and Eildon Hills. Sea trout/salmon fishing available. Ideal family holiday base with tennis court and games room. Within easy reach of castles and beaches. Tel: 01890 883060 or 07974 416 692

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Hexham

Woodside Lodge is a contemporary and secluded luxury retreat for two five miles south of Hexham. 

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights available

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Cheese Loft Cafe
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Blagdon

Come to the very heart of Northumberland Cheese to our Cheese Loft Café, full of regional produce, traditional cooking, and cheese in abundance!

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Self Catering
Beadnell

April Cottage is a beautiful and spacious cottage located in the coastal village of Beadnell, close to all the village amenities. It is a dormer bungalow that comfortably sleeps up to 8 guests and can be rented as either a 4 or 2 bedroom holiday cottage. Please ask for more details.

 THEATRE – LOVE LABOUR’S LOST
Shows & Displays

A joyful, pastoral comedy with a strong musical and interactive element.
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Beadnell

duce meat. The Beadnell Towers has 10 en suite bedrooms, bar and restaurant and is located in Beadnell Village next to

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Morpeth

St Mary's Inn opened on 1st November 2014 and is a pub with tradition at its heart with warmth and generosity whether you eat, drink or stay.

 
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Cotton Top Tamarin
Family

Come and learn about the diverse range of primates we have here at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, including lemurs, marmosets and tamarins. 

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Bellingham

Peaceful cottages with shared garden in the grounds of an old rectory. River, shops and pub 0.5 miles. Roman Wall, Kielder, coast and The Lakes are all within easy reach.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Peacock Cottage is a recently refurbished 4 star self catering property located at Link House Farm. It’s only a 2 minute walk to the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, with easy access to the beach and some fantastic dune walks/trails up the coast. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Plover is the perfect 4 star self catering getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. With a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

Farne Retreat Living Room
Self Catering
Seahouses

This lovely cottage is situated in the peaceful location of ‘old’ Seahouses and is nestled amongst the smokeries and traditional fisherman’s cottages. It is just a few metres to Seahouses Harbour with wonderful views stretching out to the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle.

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Family

Come and see how we train our animals here at Kirkley Hall Zoo

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Museums and galleries
Morpeth
Set in a 13thC church building, this unusual museum specialises in the history and development of Northumbrian small pipes and their music.
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Tulips
Arts and Crafts
Hexham

Mary Ann Rogers, award winning artist, is celebrating spring with "Tulipmania", an exhibition of everything tulip to coincide with her latest art and a new range of products including Tulip Prints and art-based gifts featuring her favourite spring flower.

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Self Catering
Belford

A charming stone built cottage beautifully set in the heart of the unspoilt Northumbrian countryside, Spindlestone cottage is comfortable, full of old charm and surrounded by sprawling gardens. 

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Self Catering
Belford

Fairway Cottage is a ground floor property situated yards from the 1st tee box and driving range at Belford Golf Course. Facilities include complimentary rounds of golf at the course during your stay. The property is situated only a short drive from the coast and many other golf courses, as well as historical landmarks and sandy beaches.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

A lovely hideaway ideally placed on the edge of Beadnell Village. Islestone Cottage is a modern, well equipped 3 bedroom property that has a real countryside cottage feel. Peaceful in surroundings, yet conveniently placed within walking distance of the beach, and village amenities.

Pop Up Market
Food event

St Abbs Market Traders will be popping up in Etal on Easter Monday, during Hallowe'en week and every Thursday during July and August. Great local produce including fresh fish, rare breed pork and wild venison products, and many other food delights. Also quality arts and crafts, and gifts for everyone. Well worth a visit!  

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Bamburgh

Part of the Heather House collection of properties situated just above Budle Bay, Pipistrelle provides extremely comfortable living for up to 6 guests (or 8 with the use of the double sofa bed in the master) with fantastic panoramic views of Budle Bay and up the coast to Holy Island.

Wallington
Guided Walk/Tours

Join us for an exclusive tour of Rothley Lake and discover the wonderful wildlife that lives in this hidden site. Rothley Lake was originally designed by ‘Capability’ Brown to be a fishing lake but is now one of the top spots for wildlife on the Wallington estate.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Spacious detached 19thC vicarage. Refurbished to a high standard, only 10 minutes walk from the town centre and beautiful beaches.

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Seahouses

Award winning pub in arguably the best seaside location on the Northumberland coast.

 

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hesleyside
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

Hesleyside is a private stately home where guests can stay in luxury and experience 800 years of Northumbrian history. Three glorious 5* state bedrooms with four poster beds and en-suite bathrooms

 

Blyth Market Day
Markets
Blyth
Blyth Market Place – Tuesday, Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Heighley Gate
Garden Centre
Morpeth

North East's largest garden centre with its own nursery-grown plants. There is a wide variety of shopping and entertainment on offer, an indoor soft play area as well as two great restaurants.

Beach Retreat - views from the cottage
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Beach Retreat is part of a farm conversion in the village of Newton by the Sea. It is a 3 bedroom cottage which sleeps up to 8 guests and is pet friendly. Situated next to the beach and beautiful sandy dunes, this cottage enjoys great coastal views.  Guests are also able to use the Ocean Club leisure facilities in Seahouses as the cottage has guest membership.

Hadrian's Wall Crags and Loughs
Guided Walk/Tours
Haltwhistle

Find out a little about the Romans on this walk from the Visitor Centre at Once Brewed.

Shelter
Adventure Sports
Kielder

Ancient skills centre, providing everything from an hour traditional candle making in our workshop, to 3 days of survival skills in our semi-ancient woodland.

The Railsplitters in Concert
Music & Dance
Seahouses

The House-concert series at St Cuthbert's House gives you the chance to see and hear world-class musicians at very close quarters, in an intimate setting. This month - The Railsplitters. Not hear of them? Well, you will...

Titan the Robot
Family

Intergalactic superstar Titan the Robot will touch down in The Alnwick Garden to provide some of the best comedic, theatrical and musical performances of this solar system.

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Bellingham

Base yourself at our campsite to discover the true spirit of Northumberland and relax in the warmth of the Northumbrian way. In the English Borders, this is an ideal base for outdoor life in the stunning Northumberland National Park and for exploring either the East or West coast.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Traditional fisherman's cottage overlooking the North Sea in a working fishing village. Easy access. Prices start from £30

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated close to the heart of Seahouses this 4 star self catering provides fantastic views of the harbour and the not too distant Farne Islands. Every bedroom has a view of the sea, but the sights are best enjoyed on the furnished balcony, relaxing and enjoying the surrounding environment. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Nestled within a stunning, rural location in the heart of Northumberland, Annie Oswald's is a 4 star self catering cottage ideally positioned to experience and enjoy all that the Northumbrian countryside has to offer.

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Outdoor Event

Central to survival; fire warms, dries, makes water safe, cooks food, lifts morale. Firecraft is one of the oldest skills known to mankind. It is a central survival skill; it warms us, it dries us, it makes water safe to drink, it cooks our food, it lifts morale. Discover several different ways to generate a flame without using matches including with flint and steel.
Bedlington Market Day
Markets
Bedlington
Vulcan Place – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 01386 765403 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Spacious Lounge
Self Catering
Beadnell

REDUCTIONS , Please enquire!!!   Location, Location, Location!! Beachcombers is located for the perfect beach holiday.  The ground floor apartment is just metres away from the beach and is decorated to a high standard.  Beachcombers is both  cosy and comfortable!  It is ideal for relaxing on the beach, water sports, fishing and long walks on the golden beach!  After a day out you can relax on the decking area with a glass of wine!

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Graham’s Lodge is a freshly refurbished 4 star self catering property located within the fishing village of Seahouses, ideally position within easy walking distance from the local amenities, golf course, harbour and beaches.  

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Hotel
Morpeth

Grade II Listed Georgian manor country house. The hotel is set in a 450-acre estate of private park and woodland.

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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

A warm welcome, comfortable accommodation and a delicious breakfast await you, right by Hadrian's Wall Trail, Pennine Way and Cycle Route 72.

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National Welly Weekend
Family

Support National Welly Week. Make sure you wear your wellies to get £1 off your entry price!

 MEDIEVAL COURTLY COMBAT
Family

Thrill to the clash of steel as knights perform a medieval Tournament. Enjoy this living history spectacular and marvel at the weapons and martial skills on display.

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Inn
Tarset

The Holly Bush  is one of the few ancient drovers inns left in Northumberland. The village of Greenhaugh lies in the beautiful Tarset Valley very close to Kielder in the National Park under some of the darkest skies in the world...

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Errington Raey Flowers
Garden Centre
Bardon Mill

Large salt-glazed pots for garden and kitchen. Visitors can see kiln and stock area and can purchase factory seconds from the retail area.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Aidan cottage is a luxury stone built holiday cottage, providing outstanding self catering accommodation over 2 floors for up to 4 people.

 THEATRE - MR STINK
Shows & Displays

Doors open at 6.15pm, performance starts at 7pm. An outdoor performance of the funny and moving story of Mr Stink, written by David Walliams.

National Pet Weekend
Family

This weekend we are supporting National Pet Month which runs from 1st April-4th May. Our weekend event is designed to make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets

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Self Catering
Alnmouth

Riverside Lodge is a 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps 4) situated directly opposite Alnmouth beach and estuary with stunning views.
Access to the beach is within 20 metres and the village shop, pubs, restaurants and golf course is within a 5 minute walk. There is a first floor open plan living area/kitchen and dining with estuary and beach views. Private parking available. Fri/Fri 

Woodhorn
Wallington
Shows & Displays

Admire a selection of post-vintage and classic cars in the beautiful setting of Wallington courtyard.

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Sport and Leisure
Matfen

Take to the trees and experience an exhilarating course of rope bridges, tarzan swings and zip slides...all set high above the forest floor.

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Wyndgrove House
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Kate and Wilf, welcome you to Wyndgrove House in the pretty North Northumberland village of Seahouses.

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Restaurant
Alnwick

Always featuring local fish and seafood, organic meats from Northumberland’s farmlands and other regional specialities, The Treehouse menus highlight local quality, taste and change throughout the seasons.

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Church
West Woodburn

A place of holy simplicity, Corsenside Church was built to shelter St Cuthbert’s coffin more than a thousand years ago.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

A charming countryside inn offering comfortable accommodation, high quality delicious home cooked food, real ales and fine wines close to Hadrian's Wall we also have our own Stanegate Heritage room.  

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Hexham Farmers Market
Markets
Hexham
Hexham farmers market was judged to be the best farmers market in the North 2008 and is located in the market place of the finest market town in England. The attractive setting is enhanced by the vibrant market and exciting selection of local produce
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Music & Dance
Bellingham

A superb weekend of live music set in the beautiful North Tyne Valley.

Train
Museums and galleries
Alnwick

The Aln Valley Railway (AVR) aims to rebuild the branch line first opened in 1850 linking Alnmouth station to the historic town of Alnwick.

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Museums and galleries
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Newbiggin Maritime Centre, the newest attraction on the beautiful Northumberland coastline, offers a unique experience for visitors.

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Beal

Our three cottages are all detached and stone built with their own private parking areas, patios  and gardens.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

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The Moorings is superb 4 bedroom detached property with stunning sea views.  It is ideal for couples or families wishing to holiday together. (catering up to 11 people).  With Beadnell Bay only metres away, The Moorings is a great base for a holiday in Northumberland.  The  conservatory and balcony gives you a chance to enjoy the sea air and alfresco dining.   

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West Lodge
Self Catering
Acklington

Situated within the grounds of the Guyzance Hall estate the two cottages offer luxury self-catering accommodation for those holidaying in Northumberland.

Snowdrop Cottage Kitchen and Dining Room
Self Catering
Alnwick
Set in private grounds and woodland, we offer the very highest standards in luxury holiday cottages situated in a unique setting in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.
Canoe Building Workshop
Arts and Crafts
Hexham

Canoe building workshop we supply the materials, equipment and expertise. Come along and build a canoe no skill is required great for families and friends.

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Great Outdoors
Ingram

Northumberland National Park covers 405 areas of protected landscape with breathtaking views, crystal clear streams, dark skies for star gazing and rich wildlife havens.

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Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, 4 star newly built holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

The Folly
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Middleton

Standing picturesquely within the grounds of Middleton Hall with its unique architecture and stunning Italian style garden the Folly boasts character and a fantastic fusion between modern design and original décor to create a warm loving environment like no other providing the pinnacle qualities of a romantic retreat for two

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
A warm welcome awaits you, providing en-suite facilities, in the centre of town, close to all shops and amenities.
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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Attractive 170-year-old house overlooking the River Tweed, Cheviot Hills, Berwick to Holy Island coastline and Borders. Full disabled facilities (ground-floor rooms).

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Wallington
Family

Celebrate May Day at the home of the Socialist Trevelyans and enjoy two days of festive fun and frolics. Join in traditional games, dance round the May Pole and lots more.

Honeysuckle Cottage Kitchen and Dining Room
Self Catering
Alnwick
Set in private grounds and woodland, we offer the very highest standards in luxury holiday cottages situated in a unique setting in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.
Kielder 101 MTB Endurance Event
Cycling event

A unique 101km MTB endurance event starting at the iconic Kielder Castle. The route takes in many classic border trails and crosses from England to Scotland and back!

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Chathill
Seven luxury self catering holiday cottages, this is the original farmhouse of Doxford Home Farm on Northumberland's Heritage Coast. A wonderful base for holidaymakers visiting Northumberland who require comfort, tranquillity and style.
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Mouth of the Tweed Food Festival
Food event
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Mouth of the Tweed Food Festival, a family fun day out with plenty to see, do and taste!

Kielder Duathlon
Sporting Event

Starting and finishing at Kielder Castle, the event consists of a 7km trail run followed by a 24km mountain bike, incorporating the new blue graded bike trail, finishing with a final 6km trail run.

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Heddon-on-the-Wall

Contours Walking Holidays are the specialists in self-guided walking holidays in the UK. Whether you wish to follow in the footsteps of Roman Legionnaires along Hadrian’s Wall, trace the route of cattle drovers in Scotland or climb the mountains of the Lake District, our unrivalled range of walking holidays are the perfect way to explore the countryside at your own pace. 

With carefully selected accommodation, door-to-door luggage transfers, maps, guidebooks and emergency support, we take care of every little detail, leaving you free to enjoy a relaxing, worry-free holiday with spectacular scenery.

 

Gsmithantiques
Boutique
Horsley

Graham Smith Antiques are a family owned business in Horsley with over 40 years experience in the antiques trade. Although we specialise in antique furniture, our range of antique clocks, ceramics, glass and metal ware are also quite comprehensive. Our philosophy is “Excellence through consistent quality” and we aim to provide customers with all the help and advice they may need in choosing antiques for the home or business.

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Church
Bamburgh

A church was founded on this site in 635 by St Aidan; the site of his death is marked by a shrine within the present church which dates from the end of the 12th century. A squint, a fine reredos, and a memorial to the Victorian heroine are amongst some of the many treasures of this delightful parish church.

Portraits of the North East
Exhibition

A local project about local people. Portraits from the North East is a project dedicated to documenting activities and people in the North East. At the invitation of Her Grace, the Duchess of Northumberland this touring exhibition will

Snowy Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island

Iconic Tudor Fort converted into an intimate holiday home in 1903 for Edward Hudson by architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. With charming Gertrude Jekyll walled garden and stunning coastal views to Bamburgh and the Farne Islands - an unusual holiday home by the sea.

 Please check our website for opening times and causeway safe crossing times http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lindisfarne-castle/

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Self Catering
Kielder

Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also available.

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Amble

These 19thC stone built properties, lie in peaceful area near the harbour and restored pier. Explore Northumberland's beautiful countryside and varied attractions.

The Boatside Inn at Warden
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
A welcoming country pub offering traditional Sunday lunch, full restaurant menu and bar meals. Meals are served in the restaurant or bar with its log fire, or on sunny summer days in the beer garden.
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The Most Dangerous Cup Of Tea In The World
Family

Using The Whirling Hatstand of Death, Rick and Kevin have made each step of the tea making process as near-lethal as possible! A comedy show with spectacular juggling, high flying acrobatics, crazy contraptions, and general silliness.
Kitchen
Self Catering
Amble

A spacious three bedroom stone terrace cottage, two minutes walk from the beach.

The Old Storehouse at Amble
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Amble

Amble's home of locally sourced, fresh food. Offering the best Northumberland has to offer

Zipwire Boy
Adventure Sports
Matfen

Go Ape is a tree top adventure based in the heart of Matfen, a mile or two to the north of Hadrian's Wall near Hexham.

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Restaurant
Hexham

An award winning homely 4 star Inn and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

A spacious, modern, detached property set within the coastal village of Beadnell, just a short walk away from the golden sands of Beadnell Bay. The property boasts a south west facing enclosed garden (views to the Cheviot Hills) with outdoor seating, barbeque and access to the beach.

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Newton-by-the-Sea

Former fisherman's cottage, 200yds from the beach. One double en suite, 1 twin, 2 single rooms. Games room, log fires and garden.

Clay Pigeon Shoot
Sport and Leisure
Morpeth

Northumberland Sporting Clays promotes safe target shooting.
This sport appeals to men and women alike, individuals and groups alike will enjoy a challenging experience.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated just a stone’s throw from the breathtaking beach, behind the sand dunes of Beadnell Bay, you will find The Annexe, a beautifully presented one bedroom cottage for two.

Green Room
Book online
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

The Garden is an eco-building in the heart of Northumberland National Park and the Dark Sky Park. It has its own restaurant specialising in local, freshly prepared dishes. It is near Kielder Reservoir and Kielder Observatory.  It has beautifully furnished accommodation.  It is the perfect location for exploring the beautiful Northumbrian landscape and sky.  

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Inn
Wooler

The Black Bull Inn is a 17thC inn standing in the main street of Wooler. It still retains much of its original character and is situated in one of the most picturesque parts of North Northumberland.

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Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

The Hemmel is a comfortable bed and breakfast in a newly converted barn. The building has been sympathetically converted to a high standard providing comfortable accommodation with modern amenities whilst retaining its charm and character.

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Conquer That Spider Fear
Family

Guy Tansley brings over twenty five years of personal experience with spiders to this event and aims to dispel the many myths surrounding these misunderstood creatures. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This stunning detached 4 star self catering holiday home is set in the peaceful countryside location of Dukesfield, 1 mile from the village of Bamburgh and all of its local amenities.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Roe Deer is a newly finished property that has been carefully thought-out in design to make the ideal 4 star self catering retreat located within Lucker, a small village 3 miles from Bamburgh.

Enjoy the coastal views from the balcony
Self Catering
Seahouses

Seascape is a newly refurbished, centrally heated, 3 storey property situated in a desirable location in the coastal village of Seahouses. Seascape sleeps up to 4 guests and has a great coastal view from its open plan second floor balcony.

Lindisfarne Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island
Planting Bulbs
Garden
Wylam

This 18th century walled pleasure garden has a Victorian glasshouse that runs as a cafe serving quality seasonal food which is all produced on site, as well as a garden nursery, cook store and interiors store.

Bradley Gardens is a hidden gem in the heart of the Tyne Valley just 9 miles west out of Newcastle upon Tyne.  Visitors can enjoy the tranquil peace of the gardens whilst enjoying quality food and shopping.

Cotton Top Tamarin
Family

The Love Your Zoo campaign was launched by BIAZA, to encourage people to visit their local BIAZA zoos and aquariums for a great day out, and learn just how much they do for conservation, education and research.

Kielder Water
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

Thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience.
 

 MRS BEETON’S VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS
Family

Performances at 11am, 1pm and 3pmBelsay Hall, Castle & Gardens Belsay’s own Mrs Beeton will show you the ropes in the kitchen, giving you hints and tips for Christmas.

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Church
Etal

Set in the grounds of Etal Manor, this church (designed by William Butterfield) was built 1856-58 by Lady Augusta FitzClarence as a burial place for her husband Lord Frederick (one of the illegitimate sons of King William IV ).

THEATRE – A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Shows & Displays

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. With
ARCHAEOLOGY DETECTIVES
Family

Mini detectives can dig for clues from our giant sandpit. What could they mean and what do they tell you about Roman Britain?

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Sporting Event

A brand new middle distance event taking place in a truly awesome setting at Kielder Water & Forest Park where you can experience racing on a grander scale. The views are bigger, the sky brighter, and the sports wilder.

Seahouses Harbour
Guided Walk/Tours
Seahouses

Throughout the summer, guided walks will take place several times a week in Seahouses and Beadnell, throughout the coastal historical sites of each of the villages.

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Self Catering
Embleton

A comfortable Swiss style semi-detached Cottage, situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, just a short walk from the  centre of  the delightful coastal village of Embleton.

Rothley Lake
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Stay in this beautifully situated former shooting lodge with views of an 18th century 'Capability' Brown landscaped lake and sleep in our lovely four poster bed. Family friendly.Room for drying clothes and bicycle storage. Dogs welcome and horses by prior arrangement

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

This freshly refurbished property sits within the traditional fisherman’s quarter of Seahouses. Inside Hexham Cottage, you will be greeted with a cosy and contemporary style, perfectly suited for comfort and relaxation.

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

The Beach House is praised for its relaxed and stress-free atmosphere, which the owners, Malcolm and Hazel, have striven to create. The Beach House is positioned a 5 mins walk away from the busy Village overlooks the Sea with the Farne Islands

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Self Catering
Craster

 

Harbour House enjoys wonderful sea views across the harbour in the fishing village of Craster, perhaps most famous for its delicious smoked kippers.

 

There is lots to see and do right from your front door. Centrally located in the village, there is a good range of café’s, seafood restaurants and an art gallery within easy walking distance. Also you can enjoy a walk along the coastal path to Dunstanburgh Castle.

 

Harbour House has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 9 guests. It offers spacious accommodation and has a real home from home feel with a cosy log burning stove, Wi-Fi and plenty of good novels to ensure you have a relaxing stay. Many of the rooms have great views of the harbour, ensuring you have a great start and end to every day as well as a truly memorable stay!

 

Miss Caledonia
Theatre
Wooler

The year is 1955. Desperate to escape the chicory-pulling, stall-cleaning, hay-baling drudgery of life in Caledonia, Ontario. Peggy Ann Douglas has a plan. Following in the footsteps of starlets Debbie Reynolds and Lee Meriwether, Peggy Ann will simply become a movie star – and she will start her journey to the top by winning the local pageant.

Newbiggin Art Trail
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

A mix of community, historical and modern artworks for visitors to find throughout the town.

A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in the heart of Seahouses, this comfortable 4 star self catering apartment boasts luxurious open-plan living and dining areas on the uppermost level.

Hexham Book Festival
Family

Authors talks, workshops and much more.

Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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Castle view room
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Bamburgh

Modern, family owned hotel overlooking the village green in the heart of historic Bamburgh. 32 rooms, some offering views of Bamburgh Castle. AA rosette restaurant, open for food all day.

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Wallington
Historic sites
Cambo

Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the unconventional Treveylan family and a magnificent estate where politics and play came together in the heart of Northumberland.

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Shepherds Hut
Glamping
Blaydon On Tyne

 

This Shepherd’s Hut is ideally situated close to the Derwent Valley – a haven for wildlife and is popular with cyclists, fishermen and dog walkers alike.  Literally just a 2 minute walk away, is the Derwent Country Park which is great for fly fishing particularly salmon and trout. Red Kites are also popular in this area and can often be seen soaring overhead. (There is even a nesting pair in the grounds near the hut). Deer are also frequently seen around the hut at all times of day.

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of Northumberland National Park and beyond.

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Memories are made of this.....
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Belford

We'll take you out and about in Northumberland on some great circular guided walks and hikes in the north of this remarkable County in North East England; all you need to do is choose your walk, book your place(s) and get to the start point; we'll do the guiding. Northumberland offers the best walking country in England, join us and find out why. You'll discover so much more, you'll go further and never get lost, take a guide, you'll be glad you did.

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Hexham Old Gaol
Museums and galleries
Hexham

Tour the Old Gaol, 1330AD, by glass lift. Meet the gaoler, see a Reiver raid and try on costumes.

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St Marys Across the Green
Church
Ponteland

Norman church in centre of village. Lovely old stone, with some interesting memorials. A place of peace and quiet - the churchyard is beautiful when the spring bulbs are out.

Great North Bike Ride
Cycling event
Seahouses

Great North Bike Ride start Seahouses cycle 60miles down beautiful Northumbrian coastline finish Tynemouth Priory passing Alnmouth Bay Amble Marina Warkworth Castle to name but a few raising vital funds for Childhood Cancer Chris lucas Trust

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Detached house in prime position overlooking promenade and sandy beach. Magnificent sea-views. Tastefully furnished and fully equipped.

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Self Catering
Waren Mill

A charming two bedroom apartment in an ideal location, perfect for small family getaways or a holiday with friends. Seal Bay is positioned with an elevated view over Budle Bay (an area of outstanding natural beauty) where you can watch an ever changing scene evolving with the tides.

Alnmouth
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Built around 1840, this lovely sandstone, 3 storey cottage has a warm & welcoming feel. It is beautifully appointed and comfortably sleeps 7 guests.

Cottages in Northumberland
Self Catering Agency
Jesmond

Cottages in Northumberland has a wide selection of self catering holiday cottages in both coastal and country locations across the Northumberland area. We have something for everyone from romantic boltholes to family friendly cottages plus a great choice of dog friendly properties! 

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Sport and Leisure
Prudhoe
Leisure pool incorporating wave machine, 40m aqua slide, spa pool and other water features, fitness gym, fitness studio, soft play area, creche and bowling green.
 HOW TO BE A ROMAN SOLDIER
Family

Can your little soldier hack it in Roman Britain? We’re showing them how to defend their very own empire this half term.

St Mary's Inn
Inn
Morpeth

St Mary's Inn opened on 1st November 2014 and is a pub with tradition at its heart with warmth and generosity whether you eat, drink or stay.

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Tall Ship 'Stavros S Niarchos'
Outdoor Event
Blyth

The Tall Ships Youth Trust is excited to announce that Tall Ship 'Stavros S Niarchos' will be visiting Blyth and hosting an open day for the public.

 

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Self Catering
Longhoughton

Wonderful location on a family farm in Northumberland's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A choice of 3 traditional stone cottages and one newly built cottage, which allows wheelchair access. Within walking distance of beautiful beaches and village shop. Peaceful surroundings and private gardens. Multi-fuel stoves. Dogs by arrangement. Short breaks in low/mid season.

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Sporting Event

Come and Beat the Bull!  Run the Kielder 10K around the stunning Bull Crag Peninsula of Kielder Water.

Chatton Park Hill
Inn
Chatton

In the heart of rural Northumberland in the village of Chatton you'll find The Percy Arms; an ideal place to visit, dine or stay in luxury. Take a drive Northbound on the A1 from Morpeth (a mere 36 miles), follow the signs for Chillingham Castle and you'll descend on the peace and tranquillity of Chatton.  On your drive there, you'll witness the spectacle of the Cheviot Hills, the varied hues of the grasses and heaths and appreciate the true splendour of our county.

 

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Self Catering
Craster

Situated near Craster harbour. One lodge suitable for disabled. Private site. Garden, parking, pets welcome.

Bluebells
Outdoor Event
Alnwick

By kind permission of The Duke of Northumberland, a rare opportunity to visit both the Crag & Ratcheugh Observatory, not normally open to the public.

The Hogs Head Inn
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Inn
Alnwick

Welcome to The Hog’s Head Inn at Alnwick – the newest place to eat, drink and stay in Northumberland.

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Falstone Barns
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Self Catering
Falstone

Barn conversions, banking the North Tyne river, in a central location, 5 mins from Kielder Water, a short drive to Kielder Observatory and in the Heart of Europe's largest Gold award winning Dark Skies Park. 30 mins from Hadrians Wall, 1hr from Alnwick Castle and Gardens and 1hr 30 mins from the beautiful Bamburgh and the Northumberland coastline.

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Garden
Self Catering
Beadnell

Newly refurbished and fresh to the holiday market… Sand Haven is a 2 bedroom, pet friendly property that is situated close to the beach (5 minute walk – buckets and spades provided!) in the village of Beadnell.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Old Farm is a 5 star self catering cottage situated in a stunning rural location between the A1 and the picturesque coastal village of Bamburgh

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2 bed luxury log cabin
Self Catering
Felton

Beautiful two and three bedroom luxury log cabins and lodges on small country park in between Morpeth and Alnwick.  Each property is built to the highest of specifications and boasts gorgeous country views, as well as providing the perfect base from which to explore Northumberland. 

 

Museum Front
Museums and galleries
Haltwhistle

Watch and clock museum, gift shop and repair specialist. The museum is based around the local children's stories of Mr George the clock man. Includes a large collection of mechanical watches and clocks through the ages plus tools and parts. Children's activities throughout.

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Gift shop stocking novelty toys, restored antique clocks and more.

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Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The museum is housed in the historic Berwick Barracks and contains historical town artefacts and part of Sir William Burrel's art collection.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Six cottages tastefully furnished on riverside farm. Hard surface tennis court, fishing on River Tweed, beautiful walks. Three miles to town centre, 6 miles to beautiful beaches.

Planets Night
Star gazing events

Jupiter, Venus and Saturn grace our skies this evening for a night of planetary observing. Many say that seeing Saturn for the first time is truly magical. At Kielder, we make the magic happen.

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Museums and galleries
Bamburgh
A museum dedicated to Grace Darling and her family, as well as all those who Save Lives at Sea.
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St Mary's at Stamfordham
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Stamfordham

A stunning Grade 1 listed church with Saxon origins. Lots of fascinating ancient monuments and a beautiful churchyard.

Animal Enrichment Day
Family

Enrichment is essential for the happiness and development of the animals here at Kirkley Hall Zoo so we are dedicating a full day to it. 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Hollyhocks is a comfortable, homely Edwardian end terrace two bedroomed house situated in the historic and picturesque market town of Alnwick. The house is an excellent base to explore Alnwick town, the beautiful beaches, castles and islands (Lindisfarne and Farne Islands) of the Northumberland Coast along with bird watching in Druiridge Bay and inland to the magnificent Northumberland National Park.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Located within yards of the centre of Seahouses and all the amenities and activities the village has to offer. St Cuthberts comfortably accommodates four people within two spacious double rooms and is great for holidaying couples or families

CLASSIC CARS
Shows & Displays

A wide array of classic cars on display with models ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s
Springhill Farm Holiday Accommodation
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Secluded accommodation nestled on the Northumberland coastline between Seahouses and Bamburgh.

AONB Award for Excellence Winners.

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Beach House
Self Catering
Bamburgh


Beach House is situated in the picturesque coastal village of Bamburgh and is just a short walk across the sand dunes to the beach. This cottage has everything for the modern family with WiFi, iPod docking station and a Nintendo games console with games. There is also a widescreen LCD Smart TV with DVD player and a cosy wood burning stove. With a lovely enclosed garden and pets welcome too, this truly is the perfect family holiday cottage.

Berwick
Outdoor Event
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Full family packed day out, lifeboat rescue demonstrations, raft race on the River Tweed, live music, children's entertainment, stalls side show and much more. All in aid of the charity that saves lives at sea.

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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

Peace, tranquility, stunning coastal scenery, golden sandy beaches that stretch for miles, and breathtaking sea views, Seafield has it all.
Gold award winner in the category of Holiday Park/Holiday Village of the year 2014, in the National ‘VisitEngland’ Tourism awards for the second time.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

No 1, Twin Palms is a 5 star detached self catering property in a peaceful setting within the fishing village of Seahouses with balcony views across the rolling countryside to the sea.

View of Bywell Hall
Historic sites
Stocksfield

Bywell Hall is a privately owned family home which is open to the public. It boasts many beautiful paintings, antique furniture and artefacts - all of which can be viewed. Your tour comes with a guide who will be able to tell you the history of the house and the family.

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Book: LateRooms
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Westfield Farmhouse offers comfortable bedroom accommodation and a traditional AGA cooked farmhouse breakfast. Situated on Cycle route 1, cycle storage is available. Ideal base to explore North Northumberland Coast.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
Country inn near Kielder Water. Morning coffee, bar lunches and dinners. AA, ETB and VB 4 diamonds Silver award.
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 HOUSE OF QUILTS
Shows & Displays

A display of the textile art of quilting. Individual exhibits of quilting by local crafts people from the North East, on display inside the Hall.

Hallowe'en!
Family

From fancy dress to scarycrows to games and activities for children.... lots to do for all the family...come along and join in the fun...if you dare!

Creative Seed Carnival
Family

Summer carnival fever descends on The Alnwick Garden with lively samba vibes and fast-paced feel good movement. Wearing floral themed costumes inspired by the colours and shapes of The Garden, these performances will transport you to w

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Rennington

Rennington Cottages offer four superb 5 Star luxurious self-catering holiday cottages which lie in the idyllic and peaceful village of Rennington near tthe beautiful and historic town of Alnwick and the Northumbrian coastline. The cottages form a private, exclusive estate with beautiful views of All Saints Church, which dates from the 1700s.

Tel. 01665 579137/ 07711 408089 for enquiries/bookings

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Allendale Fair
Shows & Displays
Allendale Town

A fun day out for all the family!

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

In the picturesque Coquet Valley, overlooking the Cheviot Hills, this gold award farmhouse has a 15thC pele tower and was a 'Drovers Inn' in the 19thC within The Northumberland National Park. Two miles south west of Rothbury.

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Barn Close Outside
Self Catering
Chathill

Located at Tughall Steads, a quiet hamlet situated on an organic coastal farm, Barn Close is a luxury property in a tranquil and peaceful area, yet only a short drive (or cycle!) to the beaches of Seahouses, Beadnell and Bamburgh.

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Hostel
Rothbury

A one-stop shop for enjoying Northumberland New bunkhouse (28 beds) Washing / drying facilities Café Cycle storage Cycle hire Outdoor activities Wi-Fi

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Time to Dress!
Family

A truly immersive experience for children to dress in Victorian clothing, from bloomers to hat, with their own personal servant to assist. Then, take a walk around the house and amaze the visitors! Various times and dates, please visit

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Steward's Cottage is one of six stone built cottages in the Bamburgh First Adderstone collection. A classy 5 star self catering  cottage for which our interior designer has created a chic, modern and contemporary feel.

Zoo School
Wildlife events

If you fancy yourself as a future zoo keeper come along to our Zoo School.  It is a must for any animal enthusiasts!

Panhaven lounge with wonderful views of Coquet Island
Self Catering
Amble

Panhaven is a newly refurbished apartment set in a quiet location in the popular fishing village of Amble. It boasts fabulous coastal views including those of Coquet Island from both inside and outside the property. The first floor apartment is spacious and has lots of handcrafted seaside-themed finishing touches. All furnishings are contemporary and of a high standard. Panhaven comfortably sleeps up to 5/6 guests in 3 bedrooms and has allocated parking for one car.

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Bamburgh

Pepperclose Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 5 star self catering cottage is only a minute’s walk from the centre of Bamburgh. Find more accomodation on the official tourist info site for Northumberaland

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Alndyke is a Georgian farmhouse set in 400 acres with panoramic views and is a non-smoking house with car parking.

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Elegant room at The Joiners Arms
Inn
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Joiners Arms, Gastro Pub and Luxury Inn; a haven for lovers of great country food, drinks and merriment.

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SOLDIERS OF THE ROSES
Shows & Displays

This summer, we’re taking visitors on a journey back to 1464 when the title of Earl of Northumberland, along with ownership of Warkworth Castle, was stripped from the Percy family.

Berwick Market Day
Markets
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's ancient Charter Markets take place on Marygate in Berwick town centre, Wednesdays and Saturdays all year round.

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Historic sites
Craster

The ruins of Dunstanburgh Castle tower over the Northumberland coastal line. It is an ideal family day out with a picnic area, fantastic views, and it is not far from the Scottish Borders.

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MINI RAIDERS & INVADERS
Family

Learn the skills of a Viking warrior. Paint your own shield, have a go in the Kids Battle and hear gruesome tales of Viking invasions on the North East shores.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

A stunning 4 star coastal self catering cottage set in an idyllic rural location and overlooking the beautiful Budle Bay. One mile from Bamburgh, Budle Newtown is very secluded and peacefully set within tumbling farmland. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms.

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Morpeth

Luxurious, 5 STAR GOLD AWARD renovated former carriage house to the Vicarage. Superbly equipped, 2 en suite bedrooms, jacuzzi, very comfortable beds. Close to Druridge Bay and Alnwick Castle. Hot Tub and a bottle of fizz short breaks available.

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Self Catering
Chathill

No 2 Church Row is a newly refurbished property set within the small rural hamlet of Newham, approximately 2 miles from the A1 and 3 miles from Beadnell and the Northumberland coast. Surrounded by the rolling countryside, the property is perfect for a tranquil and relaxing getaway within a modern and comfortable environment.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Sawmill and Riverside Cottages, real retreats, are found tucked away along a leafy lane, next to the stone built Bewick Bridge, across the River Till - a tributary of the famous River Tweed. 

Stable Cottage is two miles west of Bewick Bridge at East Lilburn Farm. Recently converted from three stone built cart sheds, it is light and airy with exposed original beams.     

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Great Outdoors
Kielder

Kielder Castle Visitor Centre is open all year round, 10am to 5pm (11am opening for exhibition Now to March) . Kielder Castle is the visitor centre for Kielder Forest. Features include information centre, tearoom and exhibitions about forestry and conservation. Bike hire available.

Mountain Training Hill Skills Courses
Morpeth Chantry
Arts & Crafts Shop
Morpeth
The 13th Century Morpeth Chantry is home to an extensive collection of traditional, and contemporary, Northumbrian Arts, Crafts and Music. There is a wonderful variety of locally produced, and handmade gifts, books and music.
  BOOTS, BAYONETS AND BELLES
Outdoor Event

Get ready to take cover as this action packed weekend propels you into wartime Britain.

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Sporting Event

This unique event will consist of a 3.8km open water swim in Kielder Water (Europe's largest man made lake), a 180km road cycle through the rugged border country. This is then followed by a 42.2km trail run (non technical) around the full circuit of the Lakeside Way.

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Hotel
Hexham

An 18thC Inn, formerly a farmhouse, in the heart of rural Northumberland close to the Roman Wall, Kielder Water and North Tyne Valley.

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Historic sites
Holy Island

Experience the serenity of Lindisfarne Priory, cut off from the world on the beautiful Holy Island. Take in panoramic views of the Northumbrian coast, unpack a picnic in the priory grounds, and take a break from the hustle and bustle of life.

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The Proms on the Lawn at Kirkley Hall
Music

Kirkley Hall are hosting their very own night at the proms, including the vocal talents of Rachel Dyson and live music from Ellington Colliery Band ranging from modern hits to old classics. 

The Bastle at Falstone Farmhouse
Self Catering
Hexham

Falstone Farmhouse Sleeps 8-10 (or at a reduced rate 4-6).So together with Falstone Barns which sleeps 14 and PoSHHuts, which sleeps 4; it offers an ideal location for a private party of 28 guests. (Each can be booked separately)

The Farmhouse is an additional compliment to this luxurious holiday accommodation. Set in a private estate, just 5 minutes from Kielder Water and in the heart of Europe's award winning Dark Skies Park.

Choose to either self cater or dip into a treats menu of personal chef service or PoSHHnosh; freshly prepared food delivered to you for your arrival.

Take advantage of our Beautician service, providing tailor-made packages just for you.

Try a spot of fishing (arranged through Falstone Fishing club for fly) or Kielder water for boat fishing.

Maybe a spot of Clay pigeon shooting tempts you.

(All arranged in advance, and subject to availability)

Falstone Farmhouse....Luxury in the countryside!

Clennell Trail Marathon/10 Mile Run
Sporting Event
Alwinton

A 26 Mile Trail Marathon (£22) / 10 Mile (£16) Sunday 2nd August 2015 – Held under UK Athletics rules with Trail Running Association Come for a fantastic run in the stunning Northumberland National Park.

Downhill
Outdoor Event
Kielder

Downhill mtb racing using some of the toughest sections of trail in Kielder
DAD’S BARMY ARMY FOR FATHER’S DAY
Outdoor Event

Air raids, rationing, and evacuation - how would you have fared during WWII? Find out what life was really like during the 1940s with our home front themed soldiers school for dad's and kids this Fathers' day.

Norman Cornish Talk
Exhibition

Join Dr Robert McManners and Gillian Wales in this informative talk about Norman Cornish, Tom McGuiness and the Spennymoor Settlement.

Places are strictly limited so please book your place at the welcome desk or call 01670 624455.

Children In The Pool
Sport and Leisure
Rothbury
Rothbury Pool and Gym has a traditional style pool available for general swimming, aquafit, lessons and parties with fantastic views over Coquetdale. New fitness centre with over twenty pieces of Life Fitness Equipment.
Ice Queen and Princess Tea Party
Family

Join Princess Elsa and Anna for an Afternoon Tea Party fit for royalty.

Waterloo - The Best of Abba Tribute Show
Music & Dance
Alnwick

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS WATERLOO THE BEST OF ABBA TRIBUTE SHOW Introducing Waterloo - The Best of Abba Tribute show presented by Sweeney Entertainments and Produced and Directed by James Baker.

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Self Catering
Sparty Lea

Rebuilt barn, now detached, 3 bedroomed stone cottage, with beautiful views of the Allendale Valley and beyond.

Sparkle
Outdoor Event

Watch the fabulous characters from the infamous novel by David Walliams come to life in Heartbreak Productions’ adaptation of Mr. Stink for the outdoor stage.

CHRISTMAS CHOIRS
Music & Dance

Performance starts at 2pm Enjoy some seasonal festive singing in the Library at Belsay. Please dress warmly the Hall is unheated.
Reptile Weekend
Family

Come and experience all that creeps and slithers at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens. 

Kirkley Hall
Outdoor

Come along for a wonderful day out set within the renowned Kirkley Hall Gardens.

Sunday Carvery at Kirkley Hall
Food event

Enjoy a delicious four course homemade carvery lunch with family and friends in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall.

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Self Catering
Craster

This holiday home (sleeps 4-6), overlooking the sea with garden leading onto rocks. Midweek and weekend breaks available low season.

Vienesse Christmas with Struass
Music
Alnwick

Doxford Hall are hosting Northumberland’s first ever Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala. Christmas with Strauss will be a glittering evening of Gourmet Food, Sparkling Strauss Waltzes, Christmas Music and songs from Vienna. 

Inside Warkworth Hermitage
Historic sites
Warkworth
The hermitage is cut into the rock of the river cliff, hidden away underneath the wooded bank, a short walk upstream from the castle. Half a mile from Warkworth Castle, tucked away by the Coquet and accessible only by boat.
Sunday Lunch
Food event

Enjoy a delicious four course homemade carvery lunch in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall

Bunkhouse
Self Catering
Kielder

Tarset Tor Bunkhouse and Bothies are located in the Northumberland National Park.  Offering versatile, eco-friendly, self-catering accommodation.

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Self Catering
Thropton

Charming secluded 17thC detached stone cottage. Renovated with original features and open fire. Beautiful tranquil location, stunning views over nearby hills.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

St Aidan's Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property has surrounding grounds secure for kids & dogs.

St Aidan's is a converted, detached sandstone self catering cottage with 4 stars, a traditional pantile roof and a large central courtyard with ample car parking. The cottage is set in a peaceful, rural location with views onto open farmland.

Bamburgh Six
Self Catering Agency
Bamburgh

Our hand-picked portfolio of design-led and individual holiday cottages takes you on a journey throughout Northumberland from the rivers and hills of the border country, down through Northumberland's rolling countryside to the rocks, fishing villages and vast sandy stretches of its heritage coastline.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

5 star accredited, luxury accommodation, furnished and equipped to the highest standard. Perfect for couples or families who enjoy quality accommodation. Ideal location for exploring Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. Open all year round

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Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

Farmhouse breakfasts using locally sourced produce including our own free-range eggs, comfortable accommodation, a warm welcome will be our recipe for a relaxing stay at Kellah Farm.

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The Natural History of The Cheviots
Guided Walk/Tours
Netherton

From its turbulent geological past, to spectacular wildflower meadows, this is a landscape with a story to tell. We will explore what made the landscape we see today, and the rich fauna and flora that calls it home.

King's Wicket & Hotbank
Guided Walk/Tours
Haltwhistle

Volunteer Guided Walk

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Self Catering
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Town house, off-road parking, family and two double bedrooms, sitting room, upstairs and downstairs bathrooms, kitchenette, dinette, porch, patio and garden.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Practically on the harbour pier, Masons Cottage Harbourside is a cozy former fisherman’s cottage which has been refurbished to provide modern and comfortable accommodation. Both bedrooms have spectacular views stretching out towards the Farne Islands (boat trips available) along with the everyday activity from the harbour.

Elizabethan Fortifications
Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's town walls are its most famous piece of architecture and still stand strong today, hundreds of years after they were built.

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See Peppa Pig and George
Family

Everyone’s favourite cheeky little piggy and her brother will be visiting The Alnwick Garden for the first time! Come and see them at intervals throughout the day. This event is free with general admission to The Alnwick Garden. 

Junior Zoo School
Wildlife events

If you fancy yourself as a future zoo keeper, come along to our Junior Zoo Schools - a must for any animal enthusiast!

Kielder Water swim
Sporting Event

An incredible opportunity to swim and race on a grander scale in the largest man made lake in Northern Europe

Relax at Slaley Hall
Sport and Leisure
Hexham
A De Vere spa break is all about ‘me' time. Indulge, pamper, and restore with our lavish therapies and beauty sessions. Two championship golf courses to test the best.
Kirkley Hall's Countryside Christmas Fair 2015
Family

Kirkley Hall Countryside Christmas Fair attracts people from all over the region. There will be stalls where you will find authentic crafts and gifts, a hog roast, Santa Claus, fairground rides, entertainment for all the family and much more! Come an
Swing and Climb Day
Outdoor

Fly through the air on the brilliant King-swing or conquer our mighty Indoor Wall. Complimentary session on Velcro Olympics included with price of Indoor Wall. 10am - 12:30pm King-swing, 1pm - 4pm Indoor Wall

Catcleugh
Guided Walk/Tours
Byrness

Volunteer Guided Walk

Performance at Carlisle Park
Garden
Morpeth
The William Turner Garden, formal gardens and historic architectural remains. Riverside and woodland walks, aviary, tennis courts, bowling greens, paddling pool and boating.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Boat House at Bamburgh adds comfort and style to a simply wonderful location. This self catering property is nestled within the dunes and comes accompanied with great views of the castle and coastline.  

Garden
Self Catering
Beadnell

Located on Beadnell’s Harbour Road, this freshly refurbished 4 star sea front self catering property has a light and airy beach house feel along with a lovely enclosed west facing garden to enjoy the sun.

Daffodils and Howick Hall
Garden
Alnwick

Beautiful gardens, woodland walks, a Prime Minister and a famous cup of tea! Enjoy Snowdrops, Daffodils, and Rhododendrons in spring; the Bog Garden, Borders and Terraces in summer; and brilliant autumn colour in the woodland walks.

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Kirkley Hall Bonfire Night
Family

Remember, remember the 5th November! It’s that time of year again, so come along to Kirkley Hall and celebrate bonfire night with us. As well as a bigger and better array of fireworks and a beautiful bonfire we will have a hog roast and refreshment
The Clarence Household
Outdoor

Join the Clarence Household for three days of living history, talks and demonstrations

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Godetia is a newly decorated, detached bungalow in the coastal fishing village of Seahouses, and set within a 2 minute walk of the village centre. A large enclosed garden with patio furniture, great for sitting out on a sunny day, and peace of mind when holidaying with children.

Keep
Historic sites
Bamburgh

A spectacular castle with fantastic coastal views. The stunning Kings Hall and Keep house collections of armour, artwork, porcelain and furniture.

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Boy in the winding house
Shows & Displays

Free demonstrations of the winding gear in the last Victorian engine house in Northumberland. Every Saturday and Sunday 11:30am and 3pm.

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Self Catering
Stonehaugh

Recently renovated and again improved in 2014 with Double Glazing, 3 bedroom self catering wooden cabin, located in Stonehaugh, the heart of Northumberland National Park in Kielder Forest.

Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

A beautiful 19th-century church with a fine spire, a lovely atmosphere and a beautiful churchyard.

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Regal House is an attractive, modern stone-built house in a quiet location in Seahouses with views over open countryside. It offers comfortable, modern en-suite accommodation. Short stroll to the beach, harbour and high street.

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Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge
This small country pub is fast earning a reputation as one of Northumberland’s hidden gems. The Dyvels is brimming with character and its traditional interior provides instant appeal to local residents and visitors alike.
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Dunstanburgh Castle Summer Evening
Arts & Crafts Shop
Ponteland

Alan Reed specialises in landscapes, cityscapes, portraits, sport and figurative work. Paintings and prints of Northumberland can be seen in his Studio & Gallery.

Painting Classes in Watercolour at Ponteland Memorial Hall Starting July 2014

Residential Painting Holidays in Italy. 

 

Bunting by Jim Gibson
Outdoor Event

Sunday 24th May 2015 is the date of the Party on the Parade - with music, entertainment and cream teas.

Sunday Roast at Kirkley Hall
Food event

Visit Kirkley Hall with your family and friends to try their popular four-course home-made carvery lunch and sample fine wines.

Chollerton Old Church
Self Catering
Hexham

Stone-built church and stable providing three spacious and comfortable self-catering cottages accommodating, 2, 4 and 5 people.

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All Saints at Ryal
Church
Ryal

A simple but beautiful little country church, with some ancient Norman gravestones embedded in the wall.

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Longstone is one of a collection of two newly finished, first floor, 3 star self catering apartments situated in the heart of Seahouses and built in a contemporary style. Sandy beaches with picturesque views of the Farne Islands and rugged coast are within walking distance of the property, the Farne Islands can be seen in closer detail by taking one of the boat trips available from the harbour.

Coastguard Watch View
Self Catering
Seahouses

Coastguard Watch is set in a prime location overlooking the harbour in the popular village of Seahouses. It has been recently refurbished to an extremely high standard and offers first class accommodation. If you are looking for a luxurious place to stay with stunning coastal views, Coastguard Watch is the one for you! This is a great place to stay for those wanting to be close to the sea, yet still have the hustle and bustle of harbour life within easy reach.

Luxury Bedroom
Self Catering
Morpeth

The Carriage House offers a unique, luxurious and romantic getaway tucked away in the heart of the quaint ancient, Northumbrian market town of Morpeth.

The Tree and The Gardener
Family

The tree is a beautiful spirit of the forest.... Or that’s what she thinks! Accompanied by her impish and clumsy gardener, things don’t always go to plan.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Part of a collection of properties at Link House Farm and located within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay this 4 star self catering accommodate up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms.

Dining
Self Catering
Beadnell

A generously appointed with space, comfort and luxury in mind 4 star self catering property set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell.

Fernie 1
Self Catering
Mindrum

A superb six bedroom property perfect for outdoor pursuits in an outstanding setting with wonderful views over rolling farmland to the Cheviot Hills. Bring family, friends, dogs and even your own horse!  

 
Beer Fest 2013
Food event

The annual Berwick Food and Beer Festival is back on 4th-6th September 2015. 

The Beer Festival opens 12noon on Friday 4th, and the Food Festival opens 10am on Saturday 5th. Now in its eighth year, the event attracts thousands of visitors from around the UK.

The Vikings are coming
Family

Vikings invades the castle to show us what life was like with a tented camp, talks and demonstrations

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Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge

Welcome to Peartree House -the Bed and Breakfast that doesn't cost the earth, where sustainable tourism comes second only to the comfort of our guests.  Our recently refurbished B&B is a five minute walk from the centre of the village with its restaurants, tea rooms and pubs.  We offer two en-suite guest bedrooms and high quality, locally sourced, full breakfasts. November 2014: Quality in Tourism  have just given us a breakfast ward!

The Corstopitum Roman site is also a five minute walk.  We have facilities for walkers and cyclists and are on the Hadrian's cycle route and 1.5 mile from the Hadrian's walk route.

Alternatively, why not come to stay with us for a relaxing break - browsing the unique village shops or a leisurely riverside stroll.

Hexham is 4 miles away, Newcastle 18 miles and Newcastle Airport 15 miles. For wedding guests looking for comfortable accommodation we are a short taxi ride from Slaley Hall, Matfen Hall and High House Brewery.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Godwit is the perfect 4 star self catering getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. With a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

Haydon Old Church
Church
Haydon Bridge

Dedicated to St Cuthbert, this church is a hidden gem with amazing views over the tyne valley. It is said said to be oneof the many resting places of St Cuthbert's bones.

SOLDIERS OF THE ROSES
Family

This summer, we’re taking visitors on a journey back to 1464 when the title of Earl of Northumberland, along with ownership of Warkworth Castle, was stripped from the Percy family.

Relax in this cosy lounge with log burning stove
Self Catering
Seahouses

Anchor Cottage is in a great location close to Seahouses village with its beautiful harbour, beach, shops, bars and restaurants within easy reach. Anchor Cottage is beautifully furnished throughout and features a lovely wood burning stove. Wi-Fi, enclosed garden and parking also available at this cottage making it a great choice for a family holiday.

 

Apartment
Self Catering
Seahouses

Drift Away is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

This fantastic detached property is situated within the coastal village of Beadnell, just 150 metres away from the sandy dunes that surround Beadnell Bay. Recently refurbished to high standard, The Paddock provides modern facilities and comfort within a peaceful and secluded environment. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Wynding House is a beautiful 5 star self catering stone built house in the ideal Northumbrian country village setting. Wynding House is almost sitting in the shadow of Bamburgh Castle and a short stroll to the beach.

St Mary's at Mitford
Church
Mitford

This church, positioned opposite the remains of Mitford castle, dates from 1135 and houses an historic bell and leper squint.

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Luxury en-suite accommodation situated a short walk from the harbour and village centre offering an excellent choice of breakfast and a warm friendly welcome.

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Rothbury, Lordenshaws, Great Tosson
Guided Walk/Tours
Rothbury

The route begins with a gradual climb past the interesting Sharpe's Folly and up onto Lordenshaws where the 5000 year-old cup and ring carvings of Neolithic tribes can be examined.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Linkhouse Farm Cottage is a secluded 4 star self catering cottage situated just behind the beach dunes, resulting in the golden sands of Beadnell Bay being within yards of the property.

Millhouse Cottage
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Self Catering
Waren Mill

Beautiful stone property with stunning views over Budle Bay providing comfortable & well equipped accommodation. Mature private garden. Awarded 4 stars.

Room 2, can be booked as Super King or Twin En-Suite
Bed & Breakfast
Allendale Town

Traditional, recently refurbished Northumbrian farmhouse built round a courtyard with stunning views around Allendale and up to the Cheviots and Scottish Borders.

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Self Catering
Alnwick
A bungalow situated on the outskirts of Alnwick in a secluded position down a private drive, there is accommodation for five people.
Henshaw Barn
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

 VISIT HENSHAW BARN - a beautiful rustic building deep in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country.

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The Fisherman & The Pearl
Family
Seaton Delaval

McManus, an old fisherman from Fisherman’s Cove has seen it all. When he was young the fishing was good and the sea teaming with life. Now he’s old, sad and grumpy and spends his days sitting on the rocks lamenting the good old days.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Greenhouse is a Northumberland self catering property in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property iis idea for quiet relaxing by the coast. FInd more accommodation on the official tourist information website for Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Burn’s Retreat is a fantastic property based within the ever popular coastal village of Beadnell. Burn’s Retreat has a lovely enclosed garden which acts as a breeze free sun trap throughout the summer months.

Main View of Preston House
Bed & Breakfast
Chathill

Elegant, beautifully presented house. Delightful bedrooms, generous en-suites.  Very rural yet 1.5 miles from A1 under 10 minutes to coast. Red squirrels in gardens. Delicious breakfasts.

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Limeworks Cottage 1
Self Catering
Lowick

A cosy traditional Northumbrian cottage in an idyllic rural location with views over farmland to the hills beyond. Newly refurbished. Sleeps 6. Dogs welcome. Wifi available.

 
 
Harthope Valley
Guided Walk/Tours
Wooler

Volunteer Guided Walk

Classics in Corbridge
Shows & Displays
Corbridge

The North East's Biggest Ever Classic Vehicle Show More than 700 classic vehicles are expected to return to Corbridge on 5th July 2015 to raise money for charitable and good causes.

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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle

Herding Hill Farm is the only 5 star site in Hadrians Wall country and our location is second to none. 

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St Paul's Exterior
Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

Doxford Hall
Outdoor Event
Alnwick

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.

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Glamping
Bellingham

Welcome to Hesleyside Shepherds Huts, luxury camping within the breath-taking grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall and in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and in the Dark Sky reserve.

Nestled in their own oak copse in the private parkland of Hesleyside, our Shepherds huts are cleverly designed and beautifully decorated providing 5 star comfort and luxury alongside unprecedented access to the surrounding natural beauty of the Estate.

Prices from £80 night.

 

Earsdon House 1
Self Catering
Belford

 

Cosy 4 bedroom coastal house bursting with colour. Set in a pretty village location close to the stunning beaches of Bamburgh and Holy Island. Easy access links north & south. Perfect gateway to the Northumberland National Park. Cycling, walking & riding routes nearby.

 

Osprey Watch
Wildlife events
Kielder

Live footage from the remote Kielder Osprey nests, enjoy the wild side of nature from the comfort of Kielder Castle Cafe Open Daily 10am-5pm
Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

Motor Boat
Wildlife events

Come join us for an evening Osprey and wildlife motor boat cruise around Kielder Water. Calvert Trust Kielder and Northumberland Wildlife Trust are running a guided motor boat trip around the beautiful Kielder Water trying to take in as much of the wildlife as we can. You will be transported in our covered motor boat operated by experienced Calvert Trust staff and accompanied by knowledgeable NWT volunteers who will help us spot local wildlife and with luck one or more of the Ospreys! The 2 hour cruise costs £22per person and meets at the Calvert Trust Kielder at 5.30pm
The Alnwick Garden
Outdoor Event

Fill your Christmas stockings with unique and eclectic delights from around the region. Hand picked by The Alnwick Garden, the market hosts a selection of handmade, artisan and traditional gifts, and offers shoppers the chance to indulge in festive nibbles and live caroling.

Bamburgh Castle
Arts and Crafts

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training

Mill Garden
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Otterburn
Welcome to Otterburn Mill in the heart of Wild Redesdale in Northumberland. Famous for the Otterburn Pram and Cot Rugs, we also sell a wide range of traditional clothing and have established ourselves as outdoor clothing specialists.
The View from April Cottage of Lindisfarne Castle on Holy Island
Self Catering
Middleton

April Cottage is a lovely stone cottage recently renovated to an extremely high standard offering an excellent combination of traditional and contemporary design; ensuring guests have an outstanding level of self catering accommodation. The views from the windows offer guests a real WOW factor with spectacular views of open countryside towards the stunning Northumberland coastline (AONB) with Bamburgh Castle and Holy Island in view.  Set in a picturesque location, you are ideally situated with a host of Northumberland attractions close by.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

This three bedroom apartment is only a stone’s throw away from the sandy beach and shoreline between Bamburgh and Seahouses, and just a short walk to all of the villages amenities. Lighthouse View has fantastic visuals of the Farne Islands and along the beach to the imposing Bamburgh Castle.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newbrough

Enjoy warm farmhouse welcome. Recently converted self contained wing. Spacious en suite bedrooms, guest lounge. Ideally situated in Hadrian's Wall Corridor.

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Barracks Entrance
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick Barracks, among the first in England to be purpose-built, were begun in 1717 to the design of the distinguished architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. Today the Barracks houses three museums.

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Caravan & Camping
Berwick-upon-Tweed

"Your perfect holiday destination is closer than you think"

Welcome to the small coastal park with the huge coastal views...

Situated on the stunning Northumberland Coastline, all out holiday caravans and lodges benefit from amazing panoramic sea views.

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Book online
Self Catering
Haydon Bridge

A warm welcome awaits at the beautifully converted Cartshed within walking distance of Hadrian's Wall. Ideal location for touring.

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Craft Fair - Etal Village Hall
Food event

Over 15 local foodies and crafters selling a range of local delicacies and crafts made in North Northumberland. Whether you're treating yourself or looking for a special gift this is the place to find it. Free admission, free parking.
Almnouth Foxton Hall golf club
Golf
Alnmouth
Golf club and course set on magnificent Foxton Bay. Eighteen holes with clubhouse, accommodation, snooker room and bars.
2 Bamburgh Gate, Bamburgh
Self Catering
Bamburgh

2 Bamburgh Gate was once part of a piggery and has recently been transformed into a contemporary and stylish one bedroom open plan studio for two. Ideally located just minutes from the A1, the cottage is tucked away in a quiet and picturesque countryside location and is yet only 5 miles from Bamburgh beach and village. This cottage has everything you need for a relaxing break for two including a warming log burning stove for cosy night in and Wi-Fi. There is a private enclosed patio garden with a garden table and chairs, allowing you to relax and soak up the stunning views.

Guests are welcome to take fresh produce from the herb and vegetable garden (with an honesty box) as well as fresh farm eggs and free range chickens which are available to purchase. There is a welcome pack for you on arrival which includes toiletries and champagne.

 

 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Pegasus Cottage is a delightful 3 star self catering cottage dating back to 1823, recently renovated with exposed stone walls and beams, situated in a prime location adjacent to the harbour with outstanding village, sea and harbour views. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh
Middleberry Cottage Lounge
Self Catering
Alnwick
Set in private grounds and woodland, we offer the very highest standards in luxury holiday cottages situated in a unique setting in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.
Kielder Vintage & Classic Car
Outdoor Event
Kielder

Vintage tractors, classic cars and motorbikes are the order of the day at the annual Kielder show The Kielder Classic and Vintage Vehicle Run will take place on Saturday 27th June from Bellingham Tourist Information Centre from 11am
Woodpecker Mill_surrounded by stunning scenery
Self Catering
Chatton

Woodpecker Mill is situated in the heart of Northumberland and is surrounded by stunning scenery. It provides a perfect base for exploring the Northumberland Coastal and Countryside with all of Northumberland’s top attractions including unspoilt beaches, striking castles and beautiful gardens within easy reach.  Woodpecker Mill is a stone built cottage which offers a high level of accommodation with amazing views of surrounding open countryside and sleeps up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms.

The cottage is filled with charm and character with lots of modern features whilst retaining some traditional elements like the charismatic beamed ceilings in the bedrooms. There is a lovely modern kitchen /dining area. The lounge has a log burning stove and French doors that lead out into the rear enclosed garden. There is a lovely patio area at the front of the cottage too where you can sit out and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening whilst stargazing.

Upper Coquetdale
Guided Walk/Tours
Harbottle

Volunteer Guided Walk

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Hotel
Adderstone

Situated 40 miles north of Newcastle & 75 miles south of Edinburgh on the A1. Lodge style accommodation. 5.5 miles away from breathtaking Bamburgh coast.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Claxton is a spacious 3 bedroom property that is part of the collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The property benefits from a large kitchen and dining area as well as a very open living room, making comfortable living for any guests.

Late Night Dark Skies
Star gazing events

Come and join our inspirational team of astronomers as we observe the darkest of night skies above the internationally renowned Kielder Observatory. This late night event is timed to coincide with a new moon and when the skies are at their darkest!

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Bed & Breakfast
Beal

Peaceful farmhouse, ideal for touring. Spacious, comfortable ensuite rooms. Private lounge and dining-room. Walled garden.

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Baby BioBlitz Weekend
Family

Come along and help our keepers and experts survey the Kirkley Hall estate for flora and fauna, you might get muddy so don't forget your wellies!

North East Koi Club
Wildlife events

A chance to see an incredible selection of some of the best Koi carp in the country, as well as Bonsai and various craft dealers

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Self Catering
Eglingham

A beautifully converted stone barn in a truely peaceful location, with garden and open views.

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Universe Full of Stars
Star gazing events

From the uncertainty of the big bang to the cosmic microwave background and on to the evolution of the universe to what we see today. A thought provoking journey through understanding and reason as to our existence in this fantastic and awe inspiring physical universe. After the talk we will guide you through the observatory, visiting the telescopes and instruments we have here. We will look at galaxies, nebulae, star clusters, gaze at the glittering stars of the Milky Way.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

4 Star, Visit England Gold Award stone and slate Northumberland Barn Conversion in fantastic location up a residents only private drive . Surrounded by fields with cows and calves yet only 5 minutes drive from fabulous sandy beaches of Cocklawburn, Cheswick, Goswick and the Lindisfarne Nature Reserve. 5 minutes drive to shops and restaurants in the Elizabethan walled town of Berwick upon Tweed. Beautifully furnished and unlimited Wifi.

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Bed & Breakfast
Gilsland

Superb 4 Star accommodation set in spectacular open countryside to the west of the Heart of Hadrian's Wall Country. Good service, good food and good fun to be enjoyed when you stay with us. New for 2014 our Hot Tub and "The Nook" honesty bar. If you want something different contact us to discuss" Bush Nook Bespoke" a tailored multi night stay.

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Woodhorn
Poppy patio
Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside (brand new as of September 2011) this 4 star self catering property makes it easy to unwind and relax.

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Relax with home-made teas for our guests. A warm, friendly, homely welcome awaits you in the beautiful old town of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea.

North East Guides
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

If you are visiting the north of England and looking for adventure, then you have come to the right place.

North East Guides delivers outdoor activity packages in various locations around the area, all designed to make the most of your stay, and give you a positive outdoor experience.

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Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge

Large, late 19thC country house with splendid views southwards. Set in spacious grounds,in historic village with easy access to Hadrian's Wall, A69 and A68. Family run.

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Bridie the Tea Lady
Family

Bridie is 8ft tall and dances with her musical, cake laden, 6ft tea trolley. With high kicks, charm, and a great line in chat, she will have you laughing singing and dancing. Bridie is funny, lively and very popular with people of all ages.

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Chatton

Attractive one bedroom stone cottage set in village of Chatton, beautifully refurbished offering spacious and dog friendly accommodation.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed
Superbly comfortable, well equipped ground floor flat. Courtyard garden Sundeck. Quiet residential area. Only 5 minutes walk from all amenities, ramparts, river beach and golf course. Owner lives in the above 1st floor apartment.
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Queens Hall
Shows & Displays
Hexham

The return of Hexham Book Festival - now in its tenth glorious year.

Climbing at Crag Lough, Hadrian's Wall
Outdoor Event
Hexham

Try rock climbing at the atmospheric Crag Lough just below Hadrian's Wall and get a real feel for this fantastic outdoor sport.

Clennell St., Old Rookland & Biddlestone
Guided Walk/Tours
Alwinton

Volunteer Guided Walk

Bedroom
Self Catering
Belford

Spindlestone House is a charming detached property hidden in the countryside just less than a mile away from beautiful Budle Bay. Set within a traditional English garden, you can hear the soothing sound of Budle Burn as it runs past the property. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Simonburn

A welcoming and friendly stay awaits you in a tranquil and peaceful setting with scenic views near Hadrian's Wall.

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Aquatics Weekend
Family

Come and see a range of fish, turtles and amphibians and learn about how to care for and look after ornamental fish. 

‘Leap’
Family

Two solo performers come together in a leap of faith, to create the acrobatic show they had imagined to be possible against all the odds. Reuben DotDotDot wants to leap and be caught, to be lifted overhead and be thrown high in to the ai

Small Axe Woodcraft
Workshops

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins

Steward's House 1
Self Catering
Horncliffe

 

A perfect country setting for happy family get-togethers or special time with friends. A beautifully presented 4 bedroom period property comprising the west wing of an elegant Grade II listed house. River views, superb fishing & walking, billiard room, Wifi.

 

 
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Small Axe Woodcraft
Workshops

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins

Northumberland
Self Catering
Seahouses

Walking distance of Seahouses golf course, Harbour and Shops Restraints and Water sports and activities. Superb detached bungalow. In the quiet hamlet of Quarry fields cul-de-sac immaculately presented throughout, large and fully enclosed garden provides safe area for children.

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Embleton
Cosy, comfortable, heated farm cottages, between Alnwick and Embleton. Ideal for beach, bird-watching, exploring gardens and coast. Double-glazed property.
West Fell Cottage
Self Catering
Corbridge

Situated in the heart of the Northumberland countryside, on a small private estate.

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Alwinton

Luxury cottages in a wooded valley on the banks of the River Coquet.

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2014 Run Bike Run 4
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Sporting Event

Britain's 'most beautiful' marathon is back! The course which encircles the shore line of Kielder Water will attract thousands of runners and spectators. Kielder Run Bike Run will be on 3rd October 2015.

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Sport and Leisure
Cramlington

A large, multi-use leisure centre with leisure pool, softplay, sportshall, squash courts, gym and a full range of fitness classes.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Otterburn
The Tower Inn and Stable Bar has recently been born out of the old stables at the Otterburn Tower Hotel.
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Self Catering
Alnwick
Situated in a quieter part of the historic market town of Alnwick this mid-terraced stone cottage provides comfortable accommodation within a short walk of pubs, restaurants, the garden and historic castle.
Star trails
Star gazing events

Family astronomy at Kielder Observatory: what is it all about? Well, the skies, the Universe and everything that is in it! Tonight you sit back, relax and listen to your kids amaze you! Watch their faces as they get more and more interested in the topic as we whizz them through the Universe at breakneck speed, with stunning visuals and the famed Kielder Observatory delivery team.

Fishing at Kielder Water and Forest Park and Fontburn
Fishing
Kielder

Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth

Janice invites you to stay in her spacious recently refurbished home by the water's edge of the beautiful Aln Estuary. Combining superior accommodation with superb value. Our dining-room and 1st floor guest lounge have panoramic views.

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Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

High quality en-suite accommodation. Fresh local food, interesting wine list, real log fires and a true Northumbrian welcome.

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THE GREAT NORTH FLY IN 2015
Outdoor Event
Felton

GREAT NORTH FLY IN 2015 is not only a celebration of aviation but also welcomes other attractions particularly Vintage/Classic Cars and Military vehicles.

Insect Weekend
Family

Come along and learn what makes an insect an insect and how important they are. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This building was formerly used as the Bamburgh Boys School. Now, fully renovated, it’s a beautifully located property for a great holiday retreat. Only a 200 yard walk to the fabulous sandy beach and historic castle (great views from the Bedroom) and even less to the village pubs, restaurants, and shops.

Morpeth Farmers Market
Markets
Morpeth
The Morpeth Farmers' Market is held on the 1st Saturday of the month in the Market Place. 09:00 - 14:00.
A days foraging
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Greenhaugh

 

Wild food foraging days. Take a walk on the wild side and learn how to find and prepare wild food.
From The Folly to the Gallows
Guided Walk/Tours
Elsdon

A circular walk around Elsdon taking in views northwards to the Cheviots from Gallow Hill named from its role in the time of the Border Reivers.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

 

 

Cragside, National Trust, has two beautiful holiday cottages to let in the heart of Northumberland.

 

With your own private entrance you can enjoy the estate when everyone else has gone home. Each cottage sleeps 6 with beautifully furnished rooms, the bedrooms all have amazing views of the gardens or countryside. Free entry to the house, gardens and estate for holiday cottage guests.

 

THEATRE – THE TEMPEST
Outdoor Event

A tremendous tempest causes a shipwreck and scatters a cargo of noblemen across a mysterious island. Little do they know that Prospero, the banished Duke of Milan, is at the helm of all magic and mystery.

DAD’S ROMAN ARMY
Family

This Father’s Day, dads and kids can practice Roman military drills at this amazing historic attraction located in Hadrian’s Wall Country.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Corbridge
The Dyvels menu displays dishes which are traditional and homemade using fresh, local produce wherever possible. A ‘must try’ favourite is our sausage and mustard mash! The Dyvel’s Inn provides the ideal dining setting for a delicous, relaxing meal.
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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Free WiFi at all Border Holiday Homes's properties. Mill Wharf is a 3rd floor Gold apartment with lift to door. Part of a converted historic granary with stunning views over the harbour and Tweed estuary. Luxury and comfort for 2 people and secure car parking. Friday or Monday start. Ideal location for enjoying events at www.berwick900.org.uk

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Enchanting holiday cottages situated on a farm. Beautifully furnished to a high standard. Stunning view from the garden over Cheviot Hills. No pets please. The accommodation can also be let on a 2-person basis.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

 The Granary is an outstanding, light and spacious farmhouse style cottage with beautiful landscaped gardens enclosed by stone walls. The Granary has only just been refurbished to a very high standard and offers guests a luxurious place to stay with plenty of space and lots of lovely features including exposed beams and a real open fire. It is also ideally situated less than a mile away from Bamburgh village so both beach and shops are within easy reach.

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Wooler

Five lovely cottages with stunning views of the Cheviot Hills surrounded by wonderful open countryside. Furnished and equipped to a high standard. Ideal central location for coast, hills and Scottish Borders.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

This delightfully converted two-storey stone built 3 star self catering cottage provides splendid holiday accommodation in an exclusive location in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Charming comfortably furnished, well-equipped stone cottage situated in the heart of Alnwick.

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Ingram

Exceptional selection of charming 5 star Three Times Award Winning cottages, quietly situated in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside, offering true peace and tranquillity and an ideal location for exploring Coast and Country.

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Archery
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

Go Active Breaks is a fun and exciting collection of activities brought to you exclusively from Hoseasons offering a range of year round sporting activities from beginners to keen amateurs, high adrenaline adventure to relaxation therapies!

Plants
Heritage

Come to Kirkley Hall to enjoy an array of plants grown in the North East by Plant Heritage members

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Hayloft is a converted sandstone farm building with traditional slate roof. Set in a peaceful, rural location the 5 star self catering cottage sleeps 3 people. Dogs welcome.

Seaton Delaval Hall
Historic sites
Seaton Delaval

Seaton Delaval Hall comprising a centre block between 2 arcaded and pedimented wings, the east wing contains fine stables and there are gardens with statues.

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Bed & Breakfast
Slaley

A warm and comfortable barn conversion where one can enjoy the peace of rural life. Hexham and Hadrian's Wall Country are about 15 minutes drive.

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Rotterzrun Zombie Run
Sporting Event

Ever wondered what it would be like in a zombie apocolypse
SoundStrata Exhibition Launch+Folk Music
Exhibition

Join us in the Workshop Gallery for the exhibition launch of Sound Strata at Woodhorn Museum, followed from 2–3pm by a concert of traditional Northumbrian music and rapper dancing featuring leading local folk musicians: Stewart Hardy (fiddle), Andy May and Chris Ormston (Northumbrian pipes) and Benny Graham (singer).

The concert references folk musicians key to Sound Strata, including James Hill (influential Tyneside fiddler) and Tom Clough (known as ‘The Prince of Pipers’, he lived in the mining community of Newsham in South East Northumberland).

Admission free, no booking required.Concert starts promptly at 2pm.

A return coach is available from central Newcastle to Woodhorn Museum. Coach Tickets: £5, advance booking recommended, contact: info@avfestival.co.uk

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The Spirit of Twyne
Exhibition

Artists working all near the Tweed and Tyne producing work in a variety of media and styles with the common element of fibre and stitch. This exhibition is a retrospective containing many of their most widely known works , plus some excit
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Langley-on-Tyne

Fourteenth-century castle restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Thirty minutes from Newcastle and 40 minutes from Newcastle Airport.

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ROMANS & GLADIATORS
Family

The World famous Ermine Street Guard perform a colourful and well-armed display of military combat, battle tactics and artillery firepower.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

 The Roxburgh is family owned and ran by Eileen and Jimmy Calder.

Situated by the beach in the Spittal area of historic Berwick-upon-Tweed, the Roxburgh is a delightful bed and breakfast ideal for exploring the unspoilt coastline. The picturesque towns and villages of Northumberland are the perfect places to explore or relax.

All our rooms are comfortable and spacious, and come complete with satellite TV, tea/coffee and a hair dryer.

A hearty breakfast is included in your stay, and special diets can be catered for (please inform us in advance).

Walkers and cyclists are welcome!

 

 

 

FALCONRY OF ROMAN BRITAIN
Family

Fearsome families are invited to get up close and personal with our collection of falcons and hawks on display at Chesters Roman Fort. Are you brave enough to feed our falcons?

Welcome to Hill Head
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Hill Head is a 4 star self catering cottage set in a magnificent Edwardian family home with spacious accommodation on three levels and a wealth of history. Set in a peaceful country village location with stunning views of the coast, Cheviot Hills and Bamburgh Castle, Hill Head is only a short walk from the shops, beaches and local amenities which Bamburgh has to offer. 

Picnic bench
Outdoor Event

Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to eat so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (but no matches!).
High Ropes Day
Outdoor

Tackle the hanging cargo net, sprint along the swinging logs, make it across the balancing beams. Be brave and take the leap of faith.

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Bed & Breakfast
Chatton

Spylaw Farm B&B

Approached along a tree lined road in the lush Northumbrian countryside and set in 4 acres of mature grounds our light bright and beautiful accommodation offers fresh, relaxing, peaceful country living and a very warm welcome. 

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Sir Joseph Swan Exhibition
Exhibition

Sir Joseph Swan Exhibition - A shining light of his time... Joseph Swan devoted his life to scientific discovery. Learn more about him and what a light bulb and a purple dressing gown have in common.

Etal Show
Shows & Displays

 Commonly known to locals as "Etal Flower Show", or even just "The Show", this traditional event is now held every year on the first Sunday in September. It takes place in a large marquee, opposite the Tillside cricket pitch. The marquee is set out with tables and display boards, which exhibit the entries in over 150 different competitive classes: Vegetables, fruits, flowers, baking, jams and preserves, needlework, handicrafts, photography, dressed walking sticks and children's section.  As well as the competitive classes there are craft stalls, refreshments, beer tent, carousel, bouncy castle, pony rides, companion dog show, archery, dog agility, car boot sale and more!

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Stay and experience the joys of wakening up in the morning in an antique French bed, revitalized having had the perfect night's rest in the knowledge that a freshly prepared cooked breakfast awaits you in elegant surroundings.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Granary is located at the ever popular Link House Farm. The sandy shore of Beadnell Bay is just a minutes walk from the property, yet it still retains a wonderfully enclosed country garden which acts as a great breeze free, sun trap.

Heatherslaw Mill - National Mills Weekend
Exhibition

May 2015 marks the 40th anniversary since restoration of Heatherslaw Corn Mill and to start the celebrations the mill will be taking part in National Mills Weekend. Over the weekeend the Mill is offering half price admission so it's
Alwinton, Clennell St. & Border Reivers
Guided Walk/Tours
Alwinton

This is a circular walk starting from the car park at Alwinton in the Coquet Valley.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Castleview is a lovingly restored Georgian town house which was built in 1760 and is located on one of Alnwick’s oldest streets, within the conservation area.

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The Dunes Kitchen
Self Catering
Seahouses

The Dunes is a 4 star self catering property in Seahouses. The accommodation is only a short stroll from Seahouses Village and has panoramic coastal views out to the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside, Clover Cottage is a 4 star self catering cottage.

The Tradition of The Quest
Shows & Displays

A talk delving deeper into the concept of The Quest, from the Grail back to the earliest story man ever told round the campfire. Discover the many grails all rooted in the elemental source of life – The Water Goddess.

A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

The Secret Garden - Chapterhouse Product
Outdoor Event

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncle’s house deep in the Yorkshire countryside, where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

This delightfully converted two-storey stone built 3 star self catering cottage provides splendid holiday accommodation in an exclusive location in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Comfortable sandstone cottage fully equipped. Stunning views of Berwick, river Tweed & Cheviot Hills. Quiet countryside location 5 mins drive to town centre. Convenient for beaches, shops, pubs & Holy Island. Website has visual tour.

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Birds of Marsh and Moor @ Greenlee Lough
Guided Walk/Tours
Haltwhistle

Volunteer Guided Walk

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Set in the most scenic countryside with outstanding views of 13thC Edlingham Castle and Victorian viaduct, Lumbylaw Farm (South Devon cattle, sheep and arable) has 2 traditional cottages to sleep 6 (2 bathrooms), and Garden Cottage that sleeps 2.

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Inn
Wall
The Hadrian, situated close to Hadrian's Wall, dates back to the 19thC and is situated in Wall village.
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Halloween at Hogwarts
Family

All aboard the Hogwarts Express and head to Kirkley Hall this Halloween for a spooky Hogwarts celebration where we expect great fun to be had by all in attendance. Enjoy a light lunch served with a glass of butter beer from our very own ‘Three Broo
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Wooler

Peth Head Cottage provides high quality accommodation in Wooler, close to Northumberland's coast and castles, National Park and the Scottish Borders. Recently awarded Families Welcome standard.

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Warkworth
Located in the picturesque and historic village of Warkworth, the Garden Apartment is open plan studio style, contemporarily decorated and incorporating a comfortable sitting area, well equipped kitchenette and wet room style bathroom.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

With breathtaking, panoramic views overlooking the harbour and Farne Islands, Beach View is a modern, well presented 4 star self catering property offering accommodation for six guests.

Lighthouse on Coquet Island
Nature and Wildlife
Amble
Discover a sea-bird Paradise - Take a trip to the RSPB Coquet Island Nature Reserve St Cuthbert came to Coquet Island more than 1300 years ago; but today there are a few more visitors on this amazing island.
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Self Catering
Alnwick

A real taste of Northumberland’s unspoilt countryside, Old Mill is situated within the idyllic Breamish Valley on the edge of the Cheviot Hills, and just 2 miles away from Northumberland National Park Visitor Centre and nature reserve. 

Cannon and castle
Historic sites
Chillingham
In the heart of Northumberland, a medieval castle with stunning views of formal gardens and the Cheviot Hills. Perfect for architectural and naturalist/historical enthusiasts or anyone looking for an unforgettable holiday.
Etal Village Hall
Food event

over 15 local foodies and crafters selling their wares; free parking; free admission.

Kirkley Kritters
Family

Get up-close and personal with amazing megabugs that creep and crawl. 

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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

Arguably Northumberland’s most scenic site. With great views across rolling countryside towards the sea and Farne Islands and with Bamburgh Castle to the north and the Cheviot Hills to the west, Springhill’s 50-pitch camping/caravan site and wigwams

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Father's Day at Kirkley Hall Zoo
Family

Free entry for dads to Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

The Clennell Colossus
Sporting Event
Alwinton

A 44 Mile Cross Country Mountain Bike Challenge Sunday 14th June 2015 – Entries open via British Cycling now!

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Sightseeing and Leisure
Alnwick

A great place for book lovers, with a large selection of paperbacks, hardbacks, collector's editions in a beautiful building (formerly Alnwick railway station).  The Station Buffet in the former waiting rooms serves coffee, drinks and homemade food, while filter coffee (with an honesty box) is available. Coal fires and comfy chairs allow you to browse your selection in comfort.

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Vallum Farm Bread
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Matfen

Dubbed “The River Cottage of the North” by Luxe magazine (2013), and renowned as the place to find the traditional tastes of Hadrian’s Wall country, Vallum is a unique and growing community of artisans whose produce is enjoyed by visitors from all over the country.

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