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

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...

Northumberland National Park is on the hunt for young rangers
Wednesday 25/01/2017
Northumberland National Park is calling on conservation-minded youngsters with a passion for nature to come and experience life as a National Park ...

Stargaze for Less with Dark Sky Discovery Sites
Tuesday 24/01/2017
  Northumberland really is the land that’s just as good with the lights off! As the location of one of the largest Dark Sky Park...

Ann Cleeves to receive CWA Diamond Dagger
Monday 23/01/2017
The Crime Writers’ Association (CWA) is delighted to announce that Ann Cleeves is to receive the CWA Diamond Dagger, the highest honour in Br...

Arts Council England grant helps sculpt a cultural future for Kielder
Thursday 19/01/2017
A new project to expand the way art and architecture inspires visitors to Northumberland’s Kielder Water & Forest Park has received a maj...

Architects recognise Northumberland Roundhouse Development with prestigious shortlisting
Tuesday 17/01/2017
A dilapidated Brigantium roundhouse site in Northumberland that was transformed into a centre for village activities has been shortlisted for a maj...

Poetry in the air at Sanderson Arcade
Thursday 12/01/2017
Sanderson Arcade in Morpeth is showcasing the work of local artists this month with some inspirational and local themes to start the New Year. ...

LJ Ross shoots into book charts with High Force – the latest in the DCI Ryan thriller series
Thursday 12/01/2017
Bestselling author LJ Ross' latest DCI Ryan thriller High Force has shot into the Amazon book charts, even tho...

New location announced for 2017 North East Chilli Festival
Monday 19/12/2016
Eighties music icons Heaven 17 will be one of the many attractions at a new look North East Chilli Fest next year.  Organisers have co...

Slaley Hall reveals festive gingerbread replica
Friday 16/12/2016
QHotels’ Slaley Hall has unveiled a giant gingerbread replica of the hotel to get guests into the Christmas spirit. The 4ft wide by 2...

Wallington lights up the North East with Britain's most dazzling display of Christmas Trees
Friday 09/12/2016
To mark the start of the National Trust’s seasonal celebrations, Britain’s most spectacular collection of 1,000...

From farm to fork Grass Fed Beef at its very best
Tuesday 06/12/2016
Country house hotels serve up Grass-Fed Hereford beef direct from owner’s farm...

Conservation is key to astro-tourism as county celebrates 3 years of dark skies
Monday 05/12/2016
As Northumberland International Dark Sky Park celebrates its third anniversary on Friday 9 December, evidence shows that astro-tourism is having a ...

Hadrian's Wall announces new wall-wide Roman cavalry exhibition
Monday 05/12/2016
Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site is to host a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous ...

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