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

Spooky Hallowe’en pre-release launch for New DCI Ryan Thriller, Dark Skies
Tuesday 17/10/2017
Bestselling crime author LJ Ross is delivering an extra special spine tingling treat for fans of her fictional detective, DCI Ryan. The Queen ...

Thousands tackle Britain’s most beautiful Marathon and half marathon
Monday 09/10/2017
The second, and final, day of the Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon is now over, with more than 1500 competitors taking part in Britain’...

Heavy Horses to Die Out Within a Decade Without Help
Thursday 05/10/2017
Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre are once again hosting the Looking Back event on 7th & 8th October, but this year they also have something to celeb...

Record summer for Whitehouse Farm!
Wednesday 04/10/2017
Whitehouse Farm Centre in Northumberland is celebrating following a record breaking summer.The family business, which celebrated its 20...

The Grand Escape - Why Grandparents should choose UK breaks to make lasting memories with Grandchildren
Tuesday 03/10/2017
Following National Grandparents Day Parkdean Resorts has enlisted the support of five regional tourist boards to celebrate why the UK is great for ...

Shortlist announced for North East Tourism Awards
Tuesday 03/10/2017
Businesses across the region are celebrating after the North East England Tourism Awards shortlist was announced today, following another impressiv...

Stargazing Festival
Monday 02/10/2017
TO CELEBRATE the dark night skies and stargazing opportunities in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and UNESCO Global Ge...

Northumbrian Music Festival on Tour Returns with a Classic Programme
Monday 02/10/2017
Performances include Opera, Brass and Traditional Music, to be held between January and April 2018The annual Northumbrian Music Festiva...

BBC Countyfile magazine names Britain's 10 prettiest fishing villages
Wednesday 27/09/2017
Craster in Northumberland has been named as one of the ten prettiest fishing villages in Britain by BBC Countryfile Magazine. Naming th...

Star line up confirmed for Hero Pro-AM at British Masters
Monday 25/09/2017
OME of the biggest names in sport, television and entertainment will come together at Close House Golf Club on Wednesday September 27 for the Hero ...

Garcia and Jimenez complete hero challenge line up
Friday 22/09/2017
Masters Champion Sergio Garcia and Miguel Ángel Jiménez complete line up for Hero ChallengeFloodlit shootout to take place on t...

All aboard for Go North East with British Masters Partnership
Friday 22/09/2017
TRANSPORT provider Go North East has hit it off with a major sporting organisation as it gets set to arrive in Newcastle next week.The ...

Northumbrian Music Festival Returns with a Classic Programme
Friday 22/09/2017
Highlights announced today include HMS Pinafore from Scratch - a staged version of the G&S favourite for Soloists and Audience; Gala Opera and ...

Ian Poulter set for British Masters as Close House
Thursday 21/09/2017
Ryder Cup legend joins tournament host Lee Westwood in NorthumberlandMasters Champion Sergio Garcia, Rory McIlroy and Alex Noren also part of...

Lindisfarne Festival offers festivalgoers the chance to curate 2018 line-up as part of major crowdfunding campaign
Wednesday 20/09/2017
Following a successful Lindisfarne Festival 2017, which saw a 38% increase in attendees from the previous year and a 3500+ strong crowd, organisers...

Rory MaIlroy to play in the British Masters
Tuesday 19/09/2017
Four time Major Champion joins tournament host Lee Westwood at Close House Masters Champion Sergio Garcia and defending champion A...

Bamburgh and the Great War
Monday 18/09/2017
Bamburgh Heritage Trust will commemorate the centenary of World War I and the Battle of the Passchendaele with a special exhibition in the crypt of...

Northumberland National Park provides platform for vital research project
Monday 18/09/2017
A special research project to design, observe and measure the performance of air and ground assets in search and rescue operations has taken place ...

Celebrate meteor shower season with Shooting Star Suppers at Battlesteads
Monday 18/09/2017
For anyone who’s ever wanted to wish upon a shooting star there’s no better time – October and November sees a series of successi...

British Masters join forces with North East Sports Elite
Wednesday 13/09/2017
British Masters team up with Newcastle United and Newcastle Racecourse Sports fans can see the golfing action at Close House and attend the N...

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