Tourism news from around Northumberland

Here are the news articles and press releases from Northumberland Tourism and partner tourism organisations across the county of Northumberland. You can browse the list below and also click the 'Explore the Map' tab at the top of the page to see where the news is taking place.

Latest News

Race Against Time To Enter Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon
Tuesday 22/08/2017
People thinking of entering events at Kielder Marathon Weekend are being urged to do so quickly, as places for Britain’s most beautiful races...

KielderFest Promises Wheelie Good Weekend
Tuesday 22/08/2017
Cycling fans are in store for a wheelie great weekend at Kielder Water & Forest Park ahead of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain coming to the regi...

Landmark Tractor Cavalcade to Round Off Show
Friday 18/08/2017
125th Show to Close with Historic Parade of 100 years of Fordson PowerA display of 100 years of agricultural history will end the landm...

Drop-in to learn more about Coast Care
Thursday 17/08/2017
Coast Care, the new initiative to support volunteers to help look after the beautiful Northumberland coastline is holding a couple of drop-in sessi...

Glendale Show Shifts into ‘Top Gear’ for 125th Anniversary
Tuesday 15/08/2017
North Northumberland’s largest rural showcase to mark its milestone with a range of exhibits, events, activities and displays, many focusing ...

Dog Welcome on Trial at Woodhorn
Tuesday 15/08/2017
Dogs are regularly described as man’s best friend, but sadly for many visitors to Woodhorn Museum, they’ve had to leave their pets behi...

Les Ferdinand and Shearer to reunite for British Masters Pro-AM
Friday 11/08/2017
•    Former Newcastle striker Les Ferdinand will tee it up at Close House•    He will join teammate a...

Hexham Old Gaol inspires modern-day border ballads
Thursday 10/08/2017
Hexham Old Gaol and some of its historical inmates are the inspiration behind a new film installation featuring modern-day ballads created by North...

Thousands flock to The Sill during opening weekend
Thursday 10/08/2017
On Saturday 29 July, Northumberland National Park Authority officially opened the doors to The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre....

50 days to go until The British Masters in Newcastle
Wednesday 09/08/2017
THE 50 day countdown to the arrival of the British Masters supported by Sky Sports at Close House begins today (Wednesday 09 August) as the region ...

Proper Food and Drink Festival makes first visit to Blyth
Monday 07/08/2017
The Proper Food and Drink Festival, which this summer has attracted thousands of visitors to locations across the North East, comes to Blyth for th...

Curator-led Summer Tours For Kielder Art & Architecture
Friday 04/08/2017
Visitors to Kielder Water & Forest Park in August can enjoy two special tours of the area’s Art & Architecture installations led by t...

50th Kielder osprey chick fledges
Thursday 03/08/2017
The Kielder ospreys have now fledged 50 chicks since they began nesting at Kielder Water & Forest Park in 2009. This year, nine chicks ...

Last chance to see Hadrian’s Cavalry exhibition along Hadrian’s Wall
Wednesday 02/08/2017
There are just five weeks left to experience one of the biggest exhibitions of the year before it closes on Sunday 10 September. Hadrian&rs...

10 Hen Harriers dance in the Northumbrian sky again
Tuesday 01/08/2017
The Northumberland Hen Harrier Protection Partnership is pleased to announce that five pairs of hen harriers attempted to nest in Northumberland fl...

New Nature Hide Launched In Kielder
Tuesday 25/07/2017
Members of the public can now enjoy watching wildlife from a brand new nature hide at Kielder Water & Forest Park. Bakethin Hide, which...

Vikings & punks set to invade the coast, as new features and even more acts are announced for Lindisfarne Festival 2017
Tuesday 25/07/2017
Organisers of Northumberland’s Lindisfarne Festival are delighted to unveil details about an exciting range of new features for the 3-day cam...

Wonderfolk at Woodhorn, a new interactive family trail opening this summer
Friday 21/07/2017
Woodhorn Museum has a new interactive family trail opening at the start of the school holidays!Visitors will meet Professor Parkyr, a w...

Go WILD at Chillingham! Get behind the scenes and take a look at a herd frozen in time
Friday 21/07/2017
The Chillingham Wild Cattle Association (CWCA) has announced a rare experience for the public to visit parts of The Wild Cattle Park not usually se...

Proper food and drink festival welcomed back to Cramlington
Thursday 20/07/2017
The Cramlington Proper Food and Drink Festival is making a welcome return to the town. The event, which is free, attracted thousands of...

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