Monday, January 24: Northumberland Traditional Music Session. Live music at the Ship Inn, Low Newton. 8pm. Free. More information, call Jack or Pam Dawson on 01665 722835.
Thursday, January 27: Glendale Accordion and Fiddle Club. The guest artist is Leonard Brown and Malcolm Ross Duo. Musicians and listeners welcome. At The Glendale Hall, Cheviot Street, Wooler. 7.30pm. Admission £4 members, £5.50 non-members, includes supper. Bar available. Membership £8. Contact Sheila Smailes on 01668 281535.
Tonight: Police Meeting. Coquetdale residents are invited to have their say at a meeting attended by local police and local agencies. At Jubilee Hall, Rothbury. 6.30pm.
Saturday, January 22: Annual General Meeting. The AGM of the Friends of the Playhouse. In the bar at the Playhouse, 10.30am. All Friends welcome to attend.
Tuesday, January 25: Quiz. Glendale Agricultural Society is holding its members’ quiz night. As this year’s quiz falls on Burn’s Night, there will be a special round to celebrate Scotland’s bard. At the Tankerville Arms, Wooler. 7pm. Teams of four must enter in advance. £8 per person, including supper. For details contact on 01668 283868.
Wednesday, January 26: Talk. Ron McCombe talks to Alnwick Wildlife Group about Wildlife Through The Viewfinder. At St Michael’s Church Hall, Cannongate, Alnwick. 7.30pm. Refreshments and time to chat. Non-members £2.
Thursday, January 27: Green on the Screen. A double bill of films about violent and peaceful environmental solutions from the developing world feature in the next Alnwick Area Friends of the Earth film series. At St James Church Centre, Pottergate, Alnwick. 7.30pm. Admission £3. Refreshments available.
Alnwick Health Walks (Long). Every Wednesday at 10am from Alnwick Tourist Information Centre, Market Place. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Alnwick Health Walks (Intermediate). First and third Wednesday at 10am from Alnwick TIC. One-hour walk. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Alnwick Health Walks (Starter). Every Wednesday at 10am from Alnwick TIC. Maximum 30 minutes. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Amble Health Walks. Every Tuesday at 1.30pm from Amble Tourist Information Centre. Starter and intermediate. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Belford Health Walks. Long walk Monday, 3pm. Meet at Market Cross. Shorter walk Monday, 1.30pm. Meet at Bell View Resource Centre. Contact Rob Woods at 07918 731708 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Berwick Health Walks (Beginner and Intermediate). Both Wednesday. Meet at 1.30pm at The Maltings. Contact Stephanie Glas-Thompson on 07894 803115.
Hadston Health Walks (Starter). Every Wednesday at 1pm from Hadston House. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Rothbury Health Walks (Starter). Every Friday at 10.30am from Rothbury TIC. Intermediate/long walks every Friday at 10.30am. Contact Jon Monks on 01665 605030.
Seahouses Health Walks. Every Monday at 2pm. Meet at the Resource Centre. Ring Kelvin Rushworth on 01665 721868 or email Jennifer Brown on email@example.com
Wooler Health Walks (Intermediate). Every Thursday at 1.30pm. Meet at the Cheviot Centre. Contact Rob Woods at 07918 731708 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Alnwick Playhouse, Bondgate Without, Alnwick, 01665 510785. A show of work by members of Alnwick District Arts Association. Until Saturday, January 29 during box office hours.
Bailiffgate Museum, 14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, 01665 605847. Then and Now – photography exhibition showing scenes of Northumberland’s past and what the same scene looks like now. Pictures come from two of the outreach groups from the Pottergate Centre as well as from the museum’s Introduction to Digital Photography Course participants. Until February 11. Open daily, 10am–4pm.
Belford Craft Gallery, Market Place, Belford, 01668 213888. Open Thursday and Friday, 10am–5pm, but closed between 12.30pm–2pm, Saturday, 10am–5pm all day and Sunday 1pm–5pm. Closed Monday–Wednesday.
Crown Studio Gallery, Bridge Street, Rothbury, 01669 622890. Spring Exhibition, with a selection of new landscapes of Rothbury and district by resident artist Lynda Taylor. Also jewellery by Michael Peckit and other local makers, ceramic animal sculptures, glass, etchings and prints. Open Tuesday–Saturday, 9am–5pm. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Fenwick Gallery, Warkworth, 01665 711136. More information visit www.fenwickgallery.co.uk
The Aln Gift Shop and Gallery, Alnmouth, 01665 830245. Original landscapes by Emma Holliday. Limited edition prints by Joanne Wishart. Open every day but Wednesday, 10am–4pm.
The Design Room Art Gallery, 79 High Street, Wooler, NE71 6BD. The gallery is exhibiting new originals by Scottish artist Lillias Blackie. Now in stock are collector’s edition illustrations from popular children’s books by Roald Dahl. Open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday throughout January, 10am–4.30pm, from today. Call 07921 436427 or visit www.thedesignroomartgallery.co.uk
The Old School Gallery, Alnmouth, 01665 830600, www.theoldschoolgallery.co.uk. Showing hand-made prints until January 23. Plus lino-cuts, woodcuts, etchings, screen-prints and collagraphs Contact Mick or Amanda for further details. Gallery closed from January 24 until February 14.
The Alnwick Garden, Alnwick, 01665 511350. Open Friday–Sunday, 11am–3pm. Free.
Bailiffgate Museum, Alnwick. 01665 605847. Open daily, 10am–4pm. Adults £2.50, conc, seniors, students, unemployed £2, U16s free, family (2 adults/1 conc) £6.70, family (2 adults plus 2 conc) £7.60.
Bamburgh Castle. Open Saturday and Sunday, 11am–4.30pm, last admission 3.30pm. Adult £8.50, child £4 (under 5 free), senior £7.50, family £21. Groups call 01668 214 208. Schools £2 per pupil.
Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens. 01661 881636. Open Thursday–Monday, 10am–4pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Adult £8, conc £6.80, child £4, family £20. English Heritage members free.
Cragside House, Gardens and Estate. 01669 620333. Closed.
Dunstanburgh Castle. 01665 576231. Open Thursday–Monday, 10am–4pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Adult £3.80, conc £3.20, child £1.90. If weather is poor, ring ahead to check opening hours.
Edlingham Castle. Open during daylight hours. Free.
House of Hardy Museum, Alnwick. 01665 510027. Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm, Saturday, 10am–5pm. Free.
Hulne Park. Ratten Row, Alnwick. Open 11am–dusk.
Kirkharle Courtyard, Kirkwhelpington, 01830 540362. Shops, arts and craft workshops and food outlets in a 15th century farm courtyard.
Lindisfarne Castle. 01289 389244. Open Saturday and Sunday, 10am–3pm. Adults £6.60, children £3.30 (Gift Aid prices). Free entry for National Trust members. Last entry 30 minutes before closing.
Lindisfarne Priory. 01289 389200. Open Saturday–Monday, 10am–2pm. Closed Tuesday–Thursday. Adult £4.50, conc £3.80, child £2.30. English Heritage members free.
Longframlington Gardens, Swarland Road, Longframlington. 01665 570382. Open by pre-arrangement.
Preston Tower. 01665 589227. Border Pele Tower. Open daily 10am–dusk. Adult £2, child 50p, conc/groups £1.50.
RNLI Grace Darling Museum, Radcliffe Road, Bamburgh, 01668 214910. Open Tuesday–Sunday, 10am–4pm, last admission 3.30pm. Closed Monday. Adult £2.75, child/conc £1.75.
Wallington. 01670 773600. Call to check opening times. House closed for winter. Garden usually open daily 10am-7pm. Gift Shop and Cafe, 10.30am-4.30pm.
Warkworth Castle. 01665 711423. Open Saturday–Monday, 10am–4pm. Closed Tuesday–Friday. Adults £4.50, conc £3.80, child £2.30, family £11.30.