Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Bring on the autumn colour-fest

The magical colour change that precedes leaf-fall in trees and shrubs has just begun. Shorter daylight hours and a fall in temperatures trigger the process.

News
Beadnell bay/beach
 Picture by Jane Coltman

Beadnell WI, Meeting

The September meeting gave us a fascinating start to the autumn season.

Lifestyle
Seahouses Picture by Jane Coltman

Seahouses, Probus

In the absence of chairman Chris Hull, the meeting was opened by our vice-chairman Tony Willis, who welcomed our guests and called for apologies for absence.

Lifestyle
Rosa rugosa Frau Dagmar Hastrup is giving a real wall to wall visual treat in the garden at present. Picture by Tom Pattinson.

Be prepared to share your fruit harvests

Local blackbirds should have no complaints about the fruit harvests this year.

News
Still searching for clues

Still searching for clues

We are still searching for information for these pictures published in the Gazette several weeks ago.

Lifestyle
Warkworth village

Warkworth WI, Meeting

President Serena Coulter welcomed members, two visitors and representatives of RNLI Amble to the September meeting. She appealed for donations for Christmas shoeboxes.

Lifestyle
Alnwick near the War Memorial by Jane Coltman

Alnwick, Music

After a successful annual general meeting, members of Alnwick Recorded Music Society enjoyed an evening of music that was Small But Perfectly Formed.

Lifestyle
Craster. Jane Coltman

Craster WI, Meeting

We held our meeting in the Memorial Hall on September 7.

Lifestyle
Remember when from 25 years ago. Coffee morning in the Northumberland Hall on behalf of the British Heart Foundation

Remember When...25 years ago

This week’s picture from the past takes us to Alnwick and the Northumberland Hall.

Lifestyle
Members of Lesbury WI enjoy a 95th anniversary tea at Eshott Hall.

A teatime birthday treat

Lesbury WI’s July meeting took place at Eshott Hall, where the group’s 95th anniversary afternoon tea was held in the ballroom.

Lifestyle
The Tenantry Column in  Alnwick by Jane Coltman

Alnwick, Camera Club

The topic for members’ night at Alnwick and District Camera Club was What I Did This Summer.

Lifestyle
Remember when from 25 years ago. Eglingham First School new starters

Do you know the new starters?

These fresh faces were new starters at Eglingham First School in September 1992.

Lifestyle
Holy Island Causeway

Holy Island safe crossing times

From today (Thursday, September 21)

News
Pictured at the Rotary Club of Amble and Warkworth Charity Golf Day at Alnmouth Golf Club, Foxton, are (L to R) Rotarian Selby Snaith (Starter), Rotarian John Geggie (Rotary President) and four members of the Berwick upon Tweed Rotary Club team.

Teams club together for charity event

The Rotary Club of Amble and Warkworth Charity Golf Day took place at Alnmouth Golf Club, Foxton.

Lifestyle
Bill Wake of Amble and Warkworth Rotary Club.

Amble, Rotary

There cannot be many Rotarians who receive the same prestigious award twice whilst a member of the same club. However, Bill Wake, a member of Amble and Warkworth Rotary Club for 50 years, is one of the select band to have been awarded two Paul Harris Fellowship Awards.

Lifestyle
Wooler cheviot centre

Glendale, History Society

Glendale Local History Society (GLHS) opens its new season and celebrates its ruby anniversary.

Lifestyle
Bailiffgate Museum, Alnwick.

Alnwick, Family History Society

The first meeting this autumn was a talk by Jennifer D’Alton, a director of the British Balloon Museum, on the subject of Ballooning Families.

Lifestyle
Amble Bowling Club president Maisie Donkin presents a cheque for �150 to Trevor Colbourne of the Amble Christmas Lights Committee.

Bowlers switch on to fund-raising

Organisers of a Northumberland town’s festive displays have been bowled over by a generous donation to their funds.

Lifestyle
View of Alnwick near the War Memorial by Jane Coltman

Alnwick, Camera Club

Alnwick and District Camera Club’s new season commenced with Chairman’s Night, presented by current chairman Dave Dixon.

Lifestyle
Bailiffgate Museum, Alnwick.

Alnwick, History Society

Alnwick and District Local History Society commences a new season on Tuesday, September 26, at 7.30pm, at Bailiffgate Museum, Alnwick

Lifestyle
Load more