Coming up in north Northumberland

The garden at Etal Manor.
The garden at Etal Manor.

HospiceCare North Northumberland’s open-garden season starts on Sunday, with Etal Manor opening its doors from 1pm to 5pm.

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• A free one-hour taster concert, which will be suitable for all the family, takes place at Paxton House on Sunday, May 17, at 2.30pm. The concert of chamber music is being performed by the Arunda Trio in the build-up to this year’s Music at Paxton Festival in July. Visit for more information.

• Just a few tickets remain to see renowned Irish comedian Ed Byrne at The Maltings, Berwick, on Friday, October 2. For tickets, priced £20, call the box office on 01289 330999.