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

High Tech Treasure Hunting Comes To Kielder
Friday 26/05/2017
(Photo credit: Conchie & Co) The natural world and new technology are coming together to help people explore Kielder Water & Forest...

Northumberland National Park invites budding artists to print the view
Thursday 25/05/2017
This June, Northumberland National Park is inviting aspiring artists to join an outdoor printing workshop with a difference.As part of ...

Free concert to celebrate 25th Anniversary of Paxton House opening to the public
Thursday 25/05/2017
On 4th June it will be 25 years to the day that Paxton House opened its doors to the public, and to celebrate Music at Paxton Festival is delighted...

Capture the front cover image for the 2018 Visitor Guide
Thursday 25/05/2017
The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) are once again holding a competition this summer to find an image for the cover ...

Half-price ticket offer launched in May half term for Hadrian’s Cavalry Turma! event
Wednesday 24/05/2017
Families looking to experience one of the biggest events in the North of England this summer can take advantage of two special ticket offers this M...

2017 Art & Architecture Tours Launched
Wednesday 24/05/2017
Visitors to Kielder Water & Forest Park can enjoy special guided tours of the area’s Art & Architecture installations when they launc...

Getting Wild At Kielder
Wednesday 24/05/2017
Partners at Kielder Water & Forest Park are delighted with the success of its first Wild at Kielder Festival, which took place recently alongsi...

Dinosaur Extinction Looming at Woodhorn
Tuesday 23/05/2017
The forthcoming half term holiday will be the last opportunity for visitors to enjoy the colourful Brick Dinos exhibition at Woodhorn. The exhibiti...

Battlesteads’ award success continues with National CSR Awards
Friday 19/05/2017
Multi award-winning hotel and restaurant Battlesteads, in Wark, has scooped another prestigious accolade at the National CSR Awards 2017....

Kielder Vintage and Classic Vehicle Show takes a wild twist
Thursday 11/05/2017
This year’s Kielder Vintage & Classic Vehicle Show organized by the Forestry Commission has gone wild! Celebrating its eleventh yea...

New journey planners make bus travel easy for visitors
Tuesday 02/05/2017
A collection of new journey planners are now available to make bus travel easier for visitors to the north Northumberland Coast. The planners have ...

Walk the Northumberland Coast Path this summer Northumberland Coast Path Guided Walks 2017
Thursday 27/04/2017
The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership is once more offering the chance to walk the Northumberland Coast Pa...

Conservationists join forces to help incy wincy spider
Thursday 27/04/2017
Another major conservation project is underway in the west of Northumberland National Park to protect an ancient peat bog which is home to a rare a...

National success for northumberland tourism businesses
Tuesday 25/04/2017
There will be a few sore heads in Northumberland this morning, following a night of celebrations at the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excelle...

Beyond the end of the road –  a brand new musical for northumberland
Thursday 13/04/2017
Northumberland based Performing Arts Company, November Club has travelled across the county, visiting seven Northumberland villages including Throp...

Have a cracking time with English Heritage this Easter
Tuesday 11/04/2017
Easter explorers wanted!  Brush off those winter cobwebs and enjoy fun and fresh air over the Easter holidays with a schedule of activities fo...

Easter enchantment at Alnwick Castle
Monday 10/04/2017
At Alnwick Castle this Easter you’ll find fearsome beasts and mediaeval magic, spooky stories, jolly jesters, enchanted broomsticks and a who...

Music at Paxton Festival launches 2017 programme
Monday 10/04/2017
Music at Paxton Festival14 - 23 July“Intimate festival presenting the finest internationa...

A bold new venture under the umbrella of the Lord Crewe Arms
Tuesday 04/04/2017
A renaissance of hospitality nestling within an ancient village and landscape of outstanding beauty.  A place to entertain and be entertained....

Lindisfarne Festival 2017 announces first wave of acts including Saturday headliner The Fratellis
Friday 31/03/2017
Building on the success of the last two years, Lindisfarne Festival 2017 is gearing up to be an even bigger and better showcase of music, comedy, c...

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