Annual Pleides meteor shower in August around 12th/13th Can also be viewed from Keilder Observatory

Annual Roman Wall Agricultural Show 

Hexham Races (see their website for more details)

Hexham Cathedral (streamed events from National Opera etc)

Brampton and Carlisle golf courses.

The Sill

Milecastle Inn



Hartside Garden Nursery in Alston highest nursery in the country at 1,000 ft

Haydon Hunt Terrier Show - Bardon Mill each July

What to do?

All of our properties are close to fabulous beaches or woodland walks, so pack up a picnic and enjoy the wonderful British summer countryside. Bathe in nature...............we will be adding Field sound recordings to further illustrate our properties in 2024.


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For all rental enquiries please contact May Rhodes on or 07474449190 or Linda Burrows

07801651783 at

Air B and B.
Dunstarn Cottage, Croft Cottage and 85 Queen Street and Gibbes Cottages can also be booked via air b and b.


Over the years we have hosted a walking theatre performance and two summer outdoor theatre events, as well as assisted Cinematography students to make a film for Leeds University and enabled Vet students to obtain valuable practical work experience, if you have a project in mind, we'd be pleased to discuss things.........l shall be attending a field recording workshop to learn to create sound maps for all our properties in May 2023 in Northumberland.


We host weekend gun dog training courses for beginners and advanced  through www. uk at the farm.



Last updated 4th mar 2024

Web photos courtesy Linda Burrows

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