Get a taste of life on the home front at weekend event

An action-packed weekend with a wartime theme is taking place at Belsay Hall.

From the kitchen maid having to dish out meagre wartime rations to the sadness and injury of the battlefield, local stories will be told. The activities, which run between 11am and 5pm on Saturday and Sunday, also include a variety of military training displays.

For more information about Boots, Bayonets and Belles, call 01661 881636.