Partners & Venues

 
 

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL

Northumberland County Council are proud to deliver 56 days of summer activties for all the family, working alongside Northumberland venues, arts organisations and heritage sites.

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NATURAL TRUST WALLINGTON

Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the Trevelyan family and a magnificent estate where politics and play came together in the heart of Northumberland.

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THE MALTINGS

A welcoming destination all year round for the very best in film, comedy, theatre, children's shows, music, opera, dance, workshops, youth theatre and community events.

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MORTAL FOOLS

Dynamic and exciting theatre by professional artists working as co-creators with young people and communities, pushing the boundaries of spacial configuration, audience interaction and design.

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NOVEMBER CLUB

A performing arts company based in Morpeth, November Club make playful and inspiring theatre and installations, telling unexpected stories of all sorts of people and places.

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THE ALNWICK GARDEN

Award-winning contemporary pleasure garden, which brings joy to millions with its 12 acres of meandering Gardens and magnificent water features.

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HEXHAM BOOK FESTIVAL

An annual festival that takes place in and around Hexham each April and May, showcasing literature and poetry at a dynamic and varied Festival.

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WOODHORN

A former colliery and now museum and visitor attraction. The site is recognised as a Scheduled Ancient Monument and it is the best surviving example of a late 19th/early 20th century colliery in the North East tradition. 

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BAMBURGH CASTLE

Bamburgh Castle thrills, enthralls and captivates thousands of visitors from across the globe with its history, dramatic views and treasure-trove collection of unique pieces which tell the story of Bamburgh’s many reincarnations over the centuries.

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HEXHAM ABBEY

Hexham Abbey is an inclusive, thriving church with regular services, several choirs, a great musical tradition and many parish groups that meet regularly and encourage each other on an adventure of faith.

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CHEESEBURN SCULPTURE

Cheeseburn Sculpture is a unique destination for sculpture and contemporary art in the North East. With 10 acres of gardens, a gallery exhibitions, sculptures and sound installations.

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Visual Arts in Rural Communities

Based at Highgreen, Tarset, Northumberland, VARC funds and manages an on-going programme of twelve-month residencies for visual artists and projects with special schools.

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THE NORTHERN POETRY LIBRARY

The Northern Poetry Library, located in The Chantry in Morpeth, Northumberland, is the largest collection of post-World War II poetry in England outside London.

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ALLENHEADS CONTEMPORARY ARTS

ACA design and deliver innovative projects that often fall across diverse specialist subjects, working with experts from Universities and commercial industries.

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SEATON DELAVAL HALL

A baroque house, designed by John Vanbrugh in 1718, with a 20th century garden. The 1947 garden, by James Russell, is finely made with a topiary parterre, pond and fountain.

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ALNWICK PLAYHOUSE

A wonderful and vibrant arts centre, with a mission to enrich the life of the community through diverse, inspiring cultural experiences such as professional touring drama, music, dance and film.

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WALK THE PLANK

A collective of outdoor arts fanatics who collaborate to dream up, create and produce outdoor theatre and spectacle, with a vision and ambition to bring highly spirited outdoor arts experience to all points of the compass, both nationally and internationally.

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