New exhibition of artwork and words by Jackie Morris and Robert Macfarlane goes on display at The Sill in Northumberland

New exhibition of artwork and words by Jackie Morris and Robert Macfarlane goes on display at The Sill in Northumberland

Image caption: Fox, from The Lost Spells. Copyright Jackie Morris. A new exhibition featuring artwork and words by artist Jackie Morris and writer Robert Macfarlane from their best-selling book, The Lost Spells, goes on display at The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre in Northumberland from Saturday 23 July 2022. The Lost Spells: Listening to a Landscape [...]

ELIOT SMITH DANCE – Life and Other Stories

ELIOT SMITH DANCE – Life and Other Stories

Eliot Smith Dance (ESD) prepare to dance across the North East in support of environmental causes! This June and July ESD tour ‘LIFE & OTHER STORIES’ – four contemporary dance works that are filled with physical movement, passion, and excitement and will perform at Newcastle (Gosforth), Northumberland (Berwick upon Tweed, Warkworth, Pegswood, and Hexham), County [...]

HEXHAM BOOK FESTIVAL

HEXHAM BOOK FESTIVAL

Hexham Book Festival is back for its 17th year with a line-up of more than 100 authors and events. Running from 10th-19th June 2022, the Festival takes place at venues across the historic market town, including the Queen’s Hall Arts Centre and a vintage Spiegeltent in the grounds of Hexham Abbey. The programme includes a [...]

Queen’s Hall Arts Centre announces Summer programme

Queen’s Hall Arts Centre announces Summer programme

Image: The Queen's Hall - photo credit Jason Thompson Sound Ideas Media The Queen!s Hall Arts Centre in Hexham has announced a sizzling Summer programme celebrating the local community. Special events for the Queen’s Jubilee, Hexham Book Festival and Tynedale Community Choir’s 20th Birthday, alongside live music, theatre, dance, stand-up comedy and family shows, including [...]

Preview: Northumberland Miners’ Picnic makes a welcome return to Woodhorn Museum

Preview: Northumberland Miners’ Picnic makes a welcome return to Woodhorn Museum

Image caption: The Baghdaddies will perform at this year’s Northumberland Miners’ Picnic at Woodhorn Museum Museums Northumberland’s much-loved Northumberland Miners’ Picnic makes a welcome return to Woodhorn Museum on Saturday 11 June after a two-year absence because of the coronavirus pandemic. The 158th edition of Northumberland Miners’ Picnic will see visitors return to Woodhorn Museum for a [...]