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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.

Arts

Game of Thrones star narrates dazzling retelling of Rumpelstiltskin in North East-made film

A gripping film telling the backstory to a mysterious fairy tale character has been put together in the North East - and you can watch it for free.
Theatre and Comedy
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
Take a look back at past

Take a look back at past

Two new DVDs have been created which look back at the history of collieries and villages in Northumberland.

Arts
Novel runs from the north to Australia

Novel runs from the north to Australia

A former Newbiggin woman has had her third book published.

Arts
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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Joseph Wilson at his exhibition at Woodhorn Museum

Two new exhibitions at county attraction

Woodhorn Museum’s exhibition programme this autumn features the work of two north east photographers.

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Cheeky Smile by Paul Knight.

Snappers’ new season is under way

The Cambois Camera Club season has barely started, yet already members are having fun shooting in the studio, enjoying speakers and having their work appraised.

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2,000 cyclists tackle 60-mile Northumberland coastal route for cancer charity

Around 2,000 cyclists are making their way down the Northumberland coast today to raise money for a childhood cancer charity.
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A photograph of Codgers Fort by Cambois Camera Club member Keith Talbot.

Camera club plans public open night

The closed season weekly photography trips have led Cambois Camera Club members to some fantastic locations, all within a short drive of the club’s base.

Arts
Historic fighting force back at Alnwick Castle

Historic fighting force back at Alnwick Castle

If you hear loud noises from Alnwick Castle this month, don’t be alarmed.

Arts
Proper Food and Drink Festival.

‘Proper’ foodies festival

The Proper Food and Drink Festival, which has attracted thousands of visitors to locations across the north east, comes to Blyth for the first time this weekend.

Whats on
Northumbeland live event organiser Mel Jackson with Councillor Bill Crosby

Free festival for family

After a successful Northumberland Live at Blyth, the same winning formula comes to Bedlington on Saturday.

Music
Installation at Woodhorn for 150th anniversary of Ashington

Children get visitors flocking to artwork

As Ashington marks its 150th anniversary with a programme of community events, Woodhorn Museum has celebrated with more than 500 local schoolchildren.

Arts
Award-winning Alice in Wonderland portrait by Susan Pattison.

Susan snaps up first picture win

Cambois Camera Club

Lifestyle
An illustration created by pupils at Morpeth Road Primary Academy at Live Tales.

Youngsters create collaborative story

Pupils from a Blyth school took part in a writing workshop with Newcastle’s Live Theatre.

Arts
Doctors Peter Capaldi, left, and David Bradley.

Doctor Who meets himself as first pictures from Christmas special are released following series finale

The first pictures from this year's Doctor Who Christmas special have been released and show not one but two Time Lords stepping into the frame.

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The Undertones, who are headlining Northumberland Live Festival at Blyth.

Stage is set for festival

Thousands of music fans are expected to descend on Blyth this weekend as the Northumberland Live Festival returns.

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