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House about that? Hear the story of Wallington in interactive show

Wallington is opening its doors for a special interactive show that tells the story of the home.

Arts
Belsay Hall

Shakespeare under the stars at attraction

Visitors can step back in time to the days of sword fighting and Shakespeare at a Northumberland attraction.

Theatre and Comedy
One of the Blyth Community Carnival Club workshops.

Bringing back Blyth Carnival

Headway Arts is working with the town council to bring back the Blyth Community Carnival this summer.

Whats on
The Coils

New tracks 40 years on

A band that was formed when its members were just 17 is making a comeback — 40 years after its last performance.

Music
Coquetfest 2015
Picture by Jane Coltman

Festival on the beach to showcase local and national musicians

A four-day festival of music by the beach takes place in Northumberland later this month.

Music
Tom Bird. Picture by Bronwen Sharp

Rising star Tom lands top role at theatre in York

A Northumberland man has landed a top role at a leading theatre in the north, after a stint at one of the country’s most famous venues.

News
Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

Whats on
The Teddy Bera's Picnic at Longhorsley Village Day

Another successful village day full of fun

A village’s annual community day went down a storm.

Whats on
Youngsters from Cambo First School in their summer production.

Vibrant costumes, fun characters and enthusiastic performers

Youngsters from a Northumberland first school have been praised for their summer production.

Theatre and Comedy
Sting. Picture by Eric Ryan Anderson

Sting to play one-off concert in north Northumberland

North-East legend Sting will come home to the region this October to perform a special benefit concert at Bamburgh Castle.

Music
The new cycle trail at Wallington

Get outdoors and enjoy new cycle trail

The National Trust has launched a new family-friendly cycle trail at Wallington.

Lifestyle
Crowds enjoy Morpeth Food and Drink Festival.

Sponsor on board for a fourth time at annual food and drink festival

Morpeth’s annual Food and Drink Festival will have Stratstone Tyneside BMW on board as sponsor for the fourth year running.

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King prawns, with sweet chilli and coconut dipping sauce starter at The Sun Inn, Morpeth.

MEAL REVIEW: The Sun Inn, High Church, Morpeth

It certainly felt like a step back in time when we walked through the doors of The Sun Inn at Morpeth.

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Blooming Belsay event.
 Picture by Jane Coltman

Knights and history take over the summer

A host of events will take place at a Northumberland attraction this summer.

Arts
Picnic in the Park at Carlisle Park. Picture by Karen Sinclair Willis.

Fun for all at Picnic in the Park

It was a fun-filled family day out for visitors to Carlisle Park’s Picnic in the Park on Sunday.

News
Cresswell Tower

Find out history of tower

Local resident, archaeologist and historian Barry Mead will be digging into the past of seaside village Cresswell at a talk being organised as part of the 2017 Festival of Archaeology.

Whats on
Bichfield near Belsay

Gardens open to the public for one day only

The gardens of a mansion house and pele tower will be open to the public this weekend.

Whats on
The rock choir members in London.

Singers having the time of their lives

Members of a Ponteland choir have had the time of their life as they featured on a prime-time BBC comedy show.

Music
The young performers at the last St George's URC Lunchtime Concert for the season.

Concert celebrates musical youth

St George’s URC Lunchtime concerts – A Celebration of Youth.

Music
Alistair Anderson and Northlands

Folk for the next generation

Top traditional musicians will be visiting Morpeth next week as part of a tour of the North East.

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