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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

Join the Kielder Brag Challenge!
Join the Kielder Brag Challenge!
Wednesday 22/07/2020
Northumberland Libraries and Kielder Water & Forest Park have teamed up to offer children a creative writing and art project as part of this ye...
Look who's out of Lockdown
Look who's out of Lockdown
Friday 10/07/2020
It takes more than a worldwide pandemic and a UK lockdown to stop the Restoring Ratty project team from releasing more water voles back into the re...
Bamburgh Castle re-opens
Bamburgh Castle re-opens
Monday 06/07/2020
The wait was over for fans of iconic coastal fortress Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland which has opened its doors to visitors once again. ...
Alnwick Castle to  re-open this summer.
Alnwick Castle to re-open this summer.
Wednesday 01/07/2020
Plans are underway to open the grounds of Alnwick Castle to visitors in time for the main holiday season. Says Andrew Robson at Northu...
Kielder Water & Forest Park goes digital
Kielder Water & Forest Park goes digital
Monday 15/06/2020
The partnership responsible for developing one of Britain's most beautiful tourist destinations is going digital to help even more people enj...
Northumbrian Water update on fishing
Northumbrian Water update on fishing
Wednesday 20/05/2020
We’re looking forward to welcoming anglers back when fishing returns to some of our Waterside Parks and reservoirs on Saturday 23 May 2020....
Update for Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Update for Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Monday 16/03/2020
Kielder Water & Forest Park re-opening - updated 4 August 2020 Car parks and some public toilets in Kielder Water &...
Warehouse clearance sale
Warehouse clearance sale
Friday 31/01/2020
Forget about the usual January sales, February is here and we’re holding a huge Warehouse Clearance Sale at Otterburn Mill from Friday 14 Feb...
 slaley hall has six appeal
slaley hall has six appeal
Friday 17/01/2020
Slaley Hall has been voted ‘best golf hotel/resort in the north of England’ in the 2020 Today’s Golfer T...
New Festival Conjures Up Lost Words
New Festival Conjures Up Lost Words
Tuesday 14/01/2020
A festival dedicated to a book that has become a global movement celebrating language and nature is to open later this month at The Sill: National ...
Kids eat free this January
Kids eat free this January
Monday 06/01/2020
The New Year is traditionally when people are looking to shed the pounds.But North-based The Inn Collection Group is hoping its latest ...
Christmas Fair in a unique forest setting
Christmas Fair in a unique forest setting
Wednesday 04/12/2019
The countdown to Christmas has begun, and Forestry England is helping you get into the festive mood with the Kielder Castle Christmas Fair on the 7...
Christmas at Woodhorn
Christmas at Woodhorn
Wednesday 27/11/2019
Weekends at Woodhorn Museum will be full of Christmas cheer this December as the festive family fun gets underway on Saturday 30 November. ...
Top treasures to go on display
Top treasures to go on display
Friday 08/11/2019
More of Britain’s top treasures to go on display at Vindolanda. During the summer of 2017 Vindolanda archaeologists enjoyed one of ...
The Custody Code at Kielder Forest
The Custody Code at Kielder Forest
Monday 07/10/2019
This autumn will see Kielder Water and Forest Park, Northumberland welcome The Custody Code, a new art film and installation produced by Amanda Loo...
Registration is now open
Registration is now open
Thursday 19/09/2019
Registration is now open for the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership’s 2019 Annual Forum. ...
Race Against Time For Entries
Race Against Time For Entries
Friday 13/09/2019
Runners inspired by the weekend's Great North Run still have an opportunity to take part in Britain's most beautiful half marathon next month. ...
Water vole project scoops award
Water vole project scoops award
Friday 13/09/2019
It is official! Northumberland loves water voles and in particular the ‘Restoring Ratty’ water vole reintroduction pa...
Crypt Open Days for the Feast of St. Aidan
Crypt Open Days for the Feast of St. Aidan
Wednesday 21/08/2019
Saturday 31st August is the feast day of St. Aidan, the gentle inspirational monk who, in 635AD, together with St Oswald brought christainity to no...
Wizarding Week at Alnwick Castle
Wizarding Week at Alnwick Castle
Wednesday 21/08/2019
Calling all Harry Potter fans and mini-wizards wherever you are!  It may almost be the end of the long summer holidays, but Alnwick Castle has...
Up, up and away!
Up, up and away!
Wednesday 21/08/2019
Data from Kielder Water & Forest Park today (20 August) indicates that one of this year’s two tracked osprey juveniles. Chesters, from Ne...
Rain didn’t stop voles’ release
Rain didn’t stop voles’ release
Monday 19/08/2019
This week, despite the rainy weather, a further 284 water voles have been released into streams flowing into the east end of...

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