Your favourite Northumberland spots to visit on a bank holiday weekend
There are so many beautiful places across the county to enjoy some sunshine this bank holiday weekend.
So with the weather forecast looking promising, we asked Northumberland Gazette readers for their top recommendations of places to visit and kick off the half-term holiday.
Breathtaking beaches, perfect pint locations and wonderful walks – you came in your droves to suggest your top picks for the three-day weekend.
Whatever you fancy doing, one of the following suggestions is bound to hit the spot.
Here are some of your favourite places to bask in the warm weather across our cracking county.
Add your own to our Facebook page here – and we hope you enjoy the bank holiday weekend, whatever you choose to do.
Alnmouth Beach: Enjoy the fresh air, golden sands and beautiful scenery
The Alnwick Garden: Pre-booking is essential for your bank holiday weekend
Alnwick Castle: Book a ticket online and plan your trip
Amble: The perfect place for a walk near the water and a bite to eat
Bamburgh Castle Inn, Seahouses: Watch the world go by with a tipple of choice
Beadnell: Blow away the cobwebs at the coast
Corbridge: While away the weekend with bars, cafes and shopping
Coquet Valley: Enjoy some peace with a bank holiday walk or bike ride
Cragside: Bookings are recommended before visiting the National Trust site
Holy Island: Check safe crossing times before heading to the causeway
Ingram Valley: The perfect place to put down your picnic and enjoy
Seahouses: Fish and chips, anyone?
Shepherd’s Rest, Alnwick: let someone else do the cooking this weekend!
Walk from Bamburgh to Seahouses
Walk by the river at Rothbury