Tourism news from around Northumberland

Here are the news articles and press releases from Northumberland Tourism and partner tourism organisations across the county of Northumberland. You can browse the list below and also click the 'Explore the Map' tab at the top of the page to see where the news is taking place.

Latest News

Walk the Northumberland Coast Path this summer Northumberland Coast Path Guided Walks 2017
Thursday 27/04/2017
The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership is once more offering the chance to walk the Northumberland Coast Pa...

Conservationists join forces to help incy wincy spider
Thursday 27/04/2017
Another major conservation project is underway in the west of Northumberland National Park to protect an ancient peat bog which is home to a rare a...

National success for northumberland tourism businesses
Tuesday 25/04/2017
There will be a few sore heads in Northumberland this morning, following a night of celebrations at the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excelle...

Beyond the end of the road –  a brand new musical for northumberland
Thursday 13/04/2017
Northumberland based Performing Arts Company, November Club has travelled across the county, visiting seven Northumberland villages including Throp...

Have a cracking time with English Heritage this Easter
Tuesday 11/04/2017
Easter explorers wanted!  Brush off those winter cobwebs and enjoy fun and fresh air over the Easter holidays with a schedule of activities fo...

Easter enchantment at Alnwick Castle
Monday 10/04/2017
At Alnwick Castle this Easter you’ll find fearsome beasts and mediaeval magic, spooky stories, jolly jesters, enchanted broomsticks and a who...

Music at Paxton Festival launches 2017 programme
Monday 10/04/2017
Music at Paxton Festival14 - 23 July“Intimate festival presenting the finest internationa...

A bold new venture under the umbrella of the Lord Crewe Arms
Tuesday 04/04/2017
A renaissance of hospitality nestling within an ancient village and landscape of outstanding beauty.  A place to entertain and be entertained....

Lindisfarne Festival 2017 announces first wave of acts including Saturday headliner The Fratellis
Friday 31/03/2017
Building on the success of the last two years, Lindisfarne Festival 2017 is gearing up to be an even bigger and better showcase of music, comedy, c...

A new lease of life for Rothbury's Coquetdale Centre and TiC
Wednesday 29/03/2017
Tomlinsons, the highly successful Café and Bunkhouse in Rothbury, has joined forces with Northumberland National Park Authority to revitalis...

Trumpet fanfare for Alnwick Castle opening on 31 March
Tuesday 28/03/2017
Big trumpet fanfare for the magnificent Alnwick Castle in Northumberland which opens its great doors once more on Friday 31 March to reveal a spell...

Farmers' Market returns this weekend for April Fools special
Monday 27/03/2017
The Farmers' Market returns this weekend (Saturday 1st April) with a host of friendly faces alongside some new comers.Fresh produce wil...

All aboard to learn about coastal buses
Thursday 23/03/2017
The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership have teamed up with Arriva North East to offer people working in tou...

National Lottery grant to tell Bamburgh’s unique story
Wednesday 22/03/2017
Bamburgh Heritage Trust are delighted to announce that their recent submission to Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has been successful and they have bee...

Crosby Garrett helmet returns to Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery for Hadrian’s Cavalry exhibition
Wednesday 15/03/2017
One of the most significant archaeological finds in Britain is to return to Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery as part of the upcoming Hadrian&rsq...

INCOMING! Eyes to the skies for the return of the Kielder Ospreys
Wednesday 15/03/2017
Nature lovers are being urged to turn their eyes to the skies to watch for the return of some of Northumberland’s most popular visitors....

Northumberland adds to trophy cabinet with BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2017
Wednesday 15/03/2017
Once again, Northumberland has proved a popular spot with the general public, after they crowned the Northumberland Coast ‘Holiday Destinatio...

Beyond the End of the Road - A new musical for Northumberland secures funding
Tuesday 14/03/2017
When the city meets the Northumberland countryside, all is not what it seems… what is the news ‘Beyond the End of the Road’?...

Flodden 500 Project Leaves Lasting Legacy
Tuesday 14/03/2017
A new Flodden website has been launched to round off the £1.3m project that renewed the interest of thousands of people in one of the definin...

Northumberland National Park Authority is calling on local  communities and businesses to help shape the future
Tuesday 14/03/2017
Northumberland National Park Authority is calling on residents, communities and local businesses to take part in the development of its new Local P...

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