Life needs more holidays What will you switch off?
Life needs more holidaysWhat will you switch off?

Tell Your Parents Where To Go! Northumberland



Woodhorn Museum

800 years of history with fantastic events and exhibitions at award winning museum.

Northumberland Musem & Archives, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, NE63 9YF.

Tel: 01670 624455

Opening times: Wed - Sun (plus Mon & Tues during school holidays)

April - September: 10am - 5pm

October - March: 10am - 4pm


Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

International centre for contemporary art. Offers a constantly changing programme of exhibitions & events.

Opened in 2002 in a converted flour mill on the South bank of the River Tyne. It was the 2001 venue for The Turner Prize.

Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA.

Tel: 0191 4781810

Open Daily: 10am - 6pm (except Tuesdays 10.30am - 6pm)


Walks May 22nd 10/1pm

NSPCC Walk 01665 577630 Ratcheugh Crag and Observatory.Dogs.Children ok. Each Friday 1st Jul/5th Aug 01670620306 along Northumberland Coastal Path: Cresswell Walkworth/Walkworth Craster/Craster Seahouses/Seahouses Belford/Belford .......etc



Alnmouth Golf Club 01665 830231 overlooks the splendours of both Foxton & Alnmouth Bay. Alnmouth Village Golf Course is England's oldest 9 hole course.

Bamburgh is 20 minutes away and hilly but with stunning views.

Embleton is 15 minutes away with fabulous views of Dunstunburgh Castle and rest of coast and will take dogs. 

Goswick is also a well known course up the coast.


Life drawing classes are available at Barter Books.


There is a secret beach through the farm at Longhoughton where you put a donation in the wall slot for the church.


Alnmouth Arts Festival June 2015

Alnmouth Volcano Festival Aug 16th 2016

Alnmouth Raft Race Aug 1st 2015

Alnwick Music Festival first week Aug 2015

Alnmouth Family Fun Day last Sat in July 2015

Felton Gallery 45

Regular Art courses Aspects of Trees Exhibition 7/30th June 01670 783424

Blagdon Hall open garden 5th june 1/5pm NE13

Mindrum House open garden 19th June 1/5pm TD12

Whitton Grange open garden 26th June 1/5pm NE65

Lilburn Tower open garden 10th July 1/5pm NE66


2010 raft race entry

What to do?

Concerts at Leeds Arena, visit relatives, enjoy the Leeds Indie Food Festival, exhibitions at the Henry Moore Gallery, golf a wonderful courses at Alwoodley and Moortown, shop to your heart's content or search the visit Leeds or websites.

For all rentals please contact

07474449190 or Linda Burrows

07801651783 at Dunstarn Cottage is also available through Air B and B.


Our inaugural outdoor picnic theatre event  Pride and Prejudice was held on 7th July 2017 at Dunstarn Farm Adel Leeds 16 by Chapterhouse Theatre Co. 250 guests attended.


Last updated 26th Sept 2017

Web photos courtesy Linda Burrows

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