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

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...

Hobbs celebrates 5th birthday at Sanderson Arcade
Monday 13/03/2017
The team at the classic British women’s fashion retailer Hobbs will be celebrating the 5th birthday of their Sanderson Arcade store next week...

VisitEngland announces Awards for Excellence finalists
Thursday 09/03/2017
VisitEngland has named 2017 the ‘Year of Literary Heroes’ in recognition of this year’s milestone literary events including the 2...

Ticket on sale date announced for ‘Turma! Hadrian’s Cavalry Charge in Carlisle’
Tuesday 07/03/2017
The dramatic sight of 30 cavalrymen performing intricate manoeuvres and showcasing their skills with javelins and other weapons can be seen in Carl...

Gruffalo Spotting Adventure
Thursday 02/03/2017
The Gruffalo adventure has returned to Kielder Water and Forest Park. The amazing App (download before you leave home) will bring this trail alive ...

Alpaca adventure at Hemscott Hill Farm
Monday 27/02/2017
The sun is blazing and I look down and ask myself “Why Rachel, why are you wearing a woolly jumper?” as I reach to grab my sunglasses o...

Prepare to be spellbound by the 'Illustrating Harry Potter' exhibition at Bailiffgate Museum
Thursday 16/02/2017
Prepare to be spellbound when you visit Bailiffgate M...

Vote for England’s Tourism Superstar 2017
Monday 06/02/2017
Voting opens from 8am Tuesday 7 February to decide the winner of VisitEngland's Tourism Superstar 2017. The competition, run by VisitEnglan...

Northumberland National Park needs your help to solve a mysterious love story carved in stone!
Monday 06/02/2017
With the most romantic day of the year approaching, this Valentine’s Day Northumberland National Park is calling on members of the public to ...

Global stars to return to North East roots and headline major Northumberland music festival
Thursday 02/02/2017
GLASTONBURY, Camp Bestival, Coachella…now Northumberland has unveiled the line up for its own major music festival launching this summer....

Thursday 02/02/2017
The “big impact” of Northumberland’s “diminutive Rochester Roundhouse” has been praised by leading British architects...

Double Award Shows Kielder Waterside's UK-Leading Status
Friday 27/01/2017
Picture caption, left to right: Tom Bell, Nathan Whitley and Adam Piggford. Kielder Waterside Park in Northumberland has been named the bes...

North East Business Parkdean Resorts to make record investment in the UK-wide holiday parks
Wednesday 25/01/2017
THE UK’s largest holiday park operator is set to invest a record £50m on accommodation, retail and leisure facilities across its UK par...

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