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Group makes its debut with comedy show

A comedy performance banished the winter blues in Seahouses.

Theatre and Comedy
Willow Sculptor Anna Turnbull completing a willow Curlew.

New work for creative arts trail

Up to 12 sculptures inspired by the fauna and flora of Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve will be created by artist Anna Turnbull.

Alnwick Theatre Club stage Cinderella at Alnwick Playhouse
 The fun cast includes the characters Shrek, The King and Dan.
Picture by Jane Coltman

It’s panto time for Cinders in the Wick, but all is not as it seems

A much-loved children’s fairy tale will be brought to the stage with a difference from tomorrow as Alnwick Theatre Club stages its annual pantomime.

Theatre and Comedy
Alnwick Silver Singers

Silver Singers seek sopranos to join choir

Each Friday a friendly, cheerful group of people get together sing in harmony.

Debut novel is going global

Debut novel is going global

A debut novel set in Northumberland is captivating readers around the world.

Afternoon tea at The Village Tearoom, Alnmouth.

MEAL REVIEW: The Village Tearoom, Alnmouth

The picture-postcard village of Alnmouth, perched precariously on the Northumberland coast, is not a place that embraces change lightly.

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Highland burger

MEAL REVIEW: The Meadow House Inn, Berwick upon Tweed

It isn’t often that we go out for a meal in the evening these days, two children and all the things that go along with them make it a bit of a rarity.

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Harry Potter exhibition at the Bailiffgate Museum

Magic at the museum with Harry

A ‘fantastic’ series of events will take place at Alnwick’s Bailiffgate Museum throughout 2017.

Chef takes restaurant to stage for comedy

Chef takes restaurant to stage for comedy

Lesbury Village Hall, a partner venue with Highlights Rural Touring Scheme, is opening the spring season with a comedy show that fuses a play with a spicy cookery demonstration live on stage.

Theatre and Comedy
Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson officially cast in Star Wars Han Solo spin-off film

Star Wars producers have officially announced Woody Harrelson will appear in a spin-off about the young Han Solo.


The Night Manager and The Crown reign in Golden Globes

The Crown's Claire Foy and the stars of The Night Manager have won Golden Globes in a night of British success at the Hollywood awards show.
The Cheviot Centre in Wooler.

Take part in film via casting call in Wooler

A chance to take part in a new film documentary is taking place in Wooler next weekend.


Readers' pictures of England's Tree of the Year, right here in Northumberland

The famous Robin Hood tree at Sycamore Gap on Hadrian's Wall has been named as England's Tree of the Year.

Countryfile's Christmas Special was filmed at Bamburgh Castle.

Today’s Countryfile Christmas Special filmed in Northumberland

The Christmas Special for BBC One show Countryfile was filmed at Bamburgh Castle.

Jess Glynne

Thousands of tickets snapped up for Jess Glynne’s Alnwick concert

Tickets are being snapped up for the Jess Glynne gig in Alnwick Pastures, with 2,500 sold in the first few days of release.

Where do you buy your Christmas dinner ingredients from?

Revealed: Which supermarket is best value for your Christmas dinner?

While many like to moan that the cost of Christmas seems to go up every year, the truth may be exactly the opposite.
Felicity Jones stars in Rogue One. Picture: Press Association.

Ultimate fan film? The critics write back with Rogue One reviews

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been labelled the "ultimate Star Wars fan film" amid international reception ahead of its release.

When will you be going to see Rogue One?

Five things you need to know about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

There’s just days to go until the new Star Wars film hits UK cinemas - and the excitement among fans is palpable.
Lynne Allan in the Epicurean Cookery School, at the Gritti Palace Hotel in Venice.

Bakers head to Italy to share scone skills

Scare stories about Brexit haven’t stopped Lynne and Keith Allan, from The Old Dairy in Ford, taking their baking skills to Venice.

The Cinderella cast take a bow.

REVIEW: Cinderella, Theatre Royal, Newcastle

A flying horse-drawn carriage saw Cinderella arrive in spectacular panto style ... but it was a sell out Theatre Royal who had a ball.

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