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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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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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