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Northumberland Camera Club

A photographer raised his camera to his eye, stepped backwards to take the shot and knocked into someone who fell, banged their head and suffered brain damage.

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Entertainment at Feltonbury

Forget Glastonbury – Feltonbury is back

A free music and arts festival is set to be a smash-hit this weekend, with a range of talented performers and artists signed up.

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Extraordinary Objects, by Jose Snook - Broken Clock.

Exploring treasured objects in photos

Visitors to Alnwick’s award-winning museum and gallery are in for a double treat this summer with two exhibitions in one by Northumberland photographer Jose Snook.

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Alnmouth Arts Festival.
Mandy Turner and Alice Cooper
 Picture by Terry Collinson

PICTURES: Alnmouth Arts Festival

The organisers of Alnmouth Arts Festival couldn’t have picked a better weekend for it as the 13th showcase was bathed in bright sunshine.

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Alnmouth Arts festival 2017 poster

Popular festival sees old faces and new for big arts celebration

The popular and renowned Alnmouth Arts Festival is being staged this weekend, featuring a packed programme.

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Mark Johnstone tries his hand at ancient wood craft at the Peregrini Lindisfarne Heritage Festival. Picture by Dave Foster.

Celebrating island heritage

An island community will be stepping back in time this weekend to celebrate its special heritage.

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Kate Buddle, of Longhoughton, rehearsing for Swan Lake. Picture by Ben Garner.

Dancing dream comes true

A talented teenage dancer is stepping up to the professional stage after landing a role with the English Youth Ballet (EYB).

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Whitton Grange, near Rothbury.

Garden delights for Hospice Care

The therapeutic value of gardens will be seen in more ways than one this summer as six stunning grounds open up for charity.

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Castlerigg by Ivor Rackham.

NORTHUMBERLAND CAMERA CLUB

Suffering for art is not something I believe in; I like being comfortable.

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Warkworth Castle. Picture courtesy of English Heritage.

Medieval mayhem and magic

Adventures await at heritage attractions across Northumberland as they offer a fun-packed journey into the past.

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Festival mascot Tommy Noddy and dance act Tribe Zuza at a previous Amble Puffin Festival.

Family fun at Puffin Festival

There’s just days to go until this year’s Amble Puffin Festival, which has an action-packed programme of events and promises to be fun for all the family.

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The garden at Adderstone House.
Picture by Jane Coltman

Gardens open their gates for charity

Green-fingered residents in Northumberland can find inspiration this weekend as two gardens open their gates.

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Ray Hartly hoped we did not mind a shot from Durham. Not at all, Ray!

Northumberland Camera Club

Lots of fun is being had in the Northumberland Camera Club with more and more people joining and taking part.

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Hounds by Mary Ann Rogers

Artist welcomes in the summer

One of the UK’s most popular wildlife artists will hold her annual summer exhibition next month.

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Katherine Renton

Sponsors support festival

Organisers are busy getting sorted for this year’s Alnmouth Arts Festival, which is set to be another huge success.

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John Yearnshire with his latest book.

Third book on village life is launched

A new book will be launched in Embleton this weekend as part of a series by a local author.

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Flower festival was blooming marvellous

Flower festival was blooming marvellous

An inaugural flower festival has been hailed a huge success.

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Helen Holden and Julia Wilson, from Samphire Bay, at the Alnmouth Arts Festival 2013.

Festival poster winner is excited about new phase in his artistic life

As plans are well on their way for this year’s Alnmouth Arts Festival we take a look at the event’s poster competition winner.

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Tale of Paradise Lost through dance show

Tale of Paradise Lost through dance show

Award-winning Lost Dog Dance brings its beautifully crafted piece of dance theatre to Amble Parish Hall next weekend.

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Rolling up a Lithograph

Artist to exhibit stunning work

A solo exhibition of stunning lithographs will be on show at a North Northumberland gallery from this weekend.

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