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A host of 250,000 daffodils - planted by hand at Alnwick Castle

The stunning display of daffodils at Alnwick Castle is generating quite a stir this year.
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An atmospheric shot of a church and gravestones, by Jimmy Morse.

NORTHUMBERLAND CAMERA CLUB: Members find religion in latest club theme

We have a challenge in the Northumberland Camera Club where we shoot images to a monthly theme and weekly keywords.

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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
Stephanie Morgan School of Dance

Dancers’ tribute to Claire

A dance show is being held next month in memory of a special woman.

Theatre and Comedy
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.

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International Women’s Day: Special tributes to be paid to campaigner Emily Davison

International Women’s Day: Special tributes to be paid to campaigner Emily Davison

Two events in Morpeth will once again remember and pay tribute to the part local suffragette Emily Wilding Davison played in bringing about one of the most momentous changes in British social history.

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Headway Arts

Fund-raising for festival

A Blyth-based arts organisation has set up a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for its growing festival.

Theatre and Comedy
Richard Abbot-Brailey author of Azarias Tor: The History Maker.

Debut novel for Richard

Cryptic and intriguing questions are posed in the debut novel of Cramlington author Richard Abbot-Brailey.

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In pictures: your photos of the Super Blue Blood Moon

An extremely rare lunar event called the “super blue blood Moon” has dazzled astronomers and skywatchers around the world.

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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.

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Tolu A Akinyemi.

Poet to see work in print

A Cramlington man is to have his work published in an anthology of poems.

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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.

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A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

It was while rooting around a storage room that Ian Beesley stumbled across the inspiration for his latest project – a giant camera, 8ft long and 5ft high, one that takes four people to move and which was built to use film that isn’t made anymore.

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Books provide link for mum and sons

Books provide link for mum and sons

A busy working mum has published two short children’s books, which were originally written for her sons.

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Dogs are special guests at Woodhorn Museum on New Year's Day.

Dogs will be VIPs at Woodhorn on New Year's Day

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

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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.

Whats on
The Book of Forgotten Authors

10 books to give this Christmas

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for the book lover in your life? Or are a book worm yourself?

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Alexandra Burke

Strictly Come Dancing tour pairings announced, with show at Newcastle

The celebrity dancers and their professional partners for the 2018 Strictly Come Dancing Live UK Tour, including Newcastle, have been announced today.
Theatre and Comedy
Catherine and Ross have launched a new film.

Couple bring skills together for film

A young couple from Northumberland have teamed up to document life in Newcastle – and they need the help of ordinary people with stories to tell.

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