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College’s farm to fork food experience

Professional cookery students have been working in partnership with agriculture and horticulture departments to create a special a la carte Northumberland lamb dining experience.

Education
Fancy a last-minute trip?

10 amazing destinations you can fly to in April from Newcastle airport for under £45

The weather in the UK is slowly improving, but if you’re bored of the same four walls and perhaps want to venture to somewhere with a warmer climate, then there are a wide variety of last minute trips available this month, all from Newcastle Airport.

Lifestyle

Free family event starring Sylvanian Families coming to North East for Easter holidays

The world's smallest catwalk is coming to the North East - and it's going to feature some very special stars.

Lifestyle
Theo, from Rigg and Furrow, who will be at this year's Alnmouth FoodFest.

Tasty treats on the menu at second Alnmouth Foodfest

A food festival, which surpassed expectations last year will be taking place again on Sunday (April 8).

News
Roarsome Easter fun at holiday park

Roarsome Easter fun at holiday park

A prehistoric guest is hatching plans to make a roarsome entrance at award-winning holiday park Golden Sands at Cresswell when it opens its doors this Easter Sunday.

Lifestyle
Family Fun at Blyth for Easter.

Free family fun for Easter

Family fun for all is on the agenda in Blyth as a free Mad Hatter’s Tea Party takes place.

Lifestyle
Nestle factory.

Step inside the Easter egg factory

Have you ever wondered where Easter Eggs come from? Tim Worsnop tells the mouth watering story of one factory that produces literally millions of them every single year. Welcome to chocolate heaven!

Lifestyle
100,000 purple crocuses in bloom at Wallington.

Wow! Amazing carpet of purple crocuses at Wallington

A breath-taking carpet of vibrant purple has reappeared in the walled garden at Wallington, despite the best efforts of the recent Beast from the East.

News
Feature: Getting to the root of green renaissance

Feature: Getting to the root of green renaissance

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Clockwise from top left, Durham Cathedral, Penshaw Monument, Tommy and the Angel of the North.

Poll: What is your favourite North-East landmark?

Thursday, February 15, marks 20 years since the Angel of the North first graced the region's horizon.
News
Milne Thornton's image of Buttermere Pines.

Club chooses its image of the year

Cambois Camera Club has announced that the digital image of 2017, selected by members, is Buttermere Pines by Milne Thornton.

Arts
Looking back at Blyth youth clubs

Looking back at Blyth youth clubs

A book is set to be launched that looks at the history of youth clubs in Blyth.

Arts
Dogs are VIPs at Woodhorn

Dogs are VIPs at Woodhorn

Four-legged friends will be VIPs at a Northumberland tourist attraction on New Year’s Day.

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Things to do on Boxing Day to banish the post-Christmas Day blues

Stuffed to the gills in a stuffy house, with Christmas Day over and the anticlimax and boredom setting in, it's easy to find yourself at a loose end on Boxing Day.

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Kirsten Blackmore, who runs K's Little Kakery in one of the Amble Harbour Village pods, with a chocolate cake.

FOOD REVIEW: The Pods, Harbour Village, Amble

After years of a being the poorer relation of other Northumberland towns, a trip to Amble these days is a different kettle of fish.

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A Pot Noodle

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Slimming World has made major changes to its diet plan with some popular ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’.
Whats on
Model night at Cambois Camera Club. Bobbi Castle pictured by Stephen Lynch.

Busy start to new club season

Cambois Camera Club continues to have a full programme for experienced and novice photographers of all abilities.

Arts
The game Toilet Trouble is predicted to be popular this Christmas.

These are the predicted must-have toys for Christmas 2017

Industry experts have predicted the top 12 must-have toys for Christmas 2017.

News
The Harry Potter: Wizards Unite game.

Harry Potter version of Pokemon Go set to be launched

Muggles will have the opportunity to explore JK Rowling’s wizarding world with a Harry Potter-themed augmented reality game by the creators of Pokemon Go set to be launched next year.
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