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

Kielder kickstarts 2019 with award win
Friday 18/01/2019
Northumbrian Water's Kielder Waterside has kickstarted 2019 with a prestigious award win. Landal Kielder Waterside, base...

Amble Inn: Multi-million pound Northumberland inn opens creating 35 jobs
Thursday 17/01/2019
The £4m Amble Inn has officially opened its doors.  The eagerly awaited pub with rooms on Sandpiper Way opened to applause from ...

Student-run bistro joins the line-up for Northumberland Restaurant Week
Monday 14/01/2019
Food lovers, get your knives and forks at the ready! Student-run bistro, The Gallery at Northumberland College has become the fifth restaurant to s...

Five things to see and do at Kielder
Monday 14/01/2019
OK, so this sounds like a ‘Bucket List’, but it isn’t. This is 5 things that will give enjoyment for having seen them. Unlike a &...

Alchemy-backed Inn Collection Group plans to more than double the size of its portfolio to 21 sites by 2022 following £10m loan from OakNorth
Tuesday 08/01/2019
OakNorth has provided Northumberland’s largest independent accommodation provider, The Inn Collection Group, with ...

Celebrate Burns Night at Alnwick Castle
Tuesday 08/01/2019
Don’t miss the popular Alnwick Castle Burns Night Supper on Friday 25th January, 7pm at The Sanctuary, the Castle’s extra sp...

Feeling like a kid at Christmas
Friday 04/01/2019
I’m fortunate to be one of the lucky ones who really enjoy their job and gets on well with my work colleagues, however last week was one of t...

Busy 40th Year For Kielder
Wednesday 02/01/2019
Around 360,000 salmon and 20,000 sea trout have been released into tributaries of the River Tyne this year as Kielder Salmon Centre celebra...

Planning Permission For Kielder Planetarium
Friday 21/12/2018
Newcastle-based architectural practice, JDDK Architects, have secured planning permission from Northumberland County Council on behalf of Kielder O...

Northumberland International Dark Sky Park hosts fifth anniversary celebration
Wednesday 19/12/2018
A fifth anniversary celebration of Northumberland’s International Dark Sky Park is being held on Monday 10 December from 1:15pm to 5pm at the...

Tranquility amongst the pine trees
Monday 17/12/2018
Decs up, cards written and posted, presents bought and wrapped, food organised. Time now to de-stress, so what is most likely to help us relax? Ans...

New winter wild walks for all the family to enjoy at Kielder!
Monday 17/12/2018
Kielder Water & Forest Park is always particularly beautiful at this time of year and now five new, short walking tracks have been created here...

Celebrate Burns Night in traditional Scottish style at Battlesteads
Wednesday 12/12/2018
Eco-friendly Northumberland hotel and restaurant is offering an evening of Burns Night cele...

Celebrate the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park’s 5th birthday
Friday 07/12/2018
The 9th December marks the 5th anniversary of the designation of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park. At 572 squar...

A busload of celebrations for Kielder Marathon's 10th anniversary
Friday 07/12/2018
Britain's most beautiful marathon returns next year, with entries now open for its tenth anniversary. Founder and Olympic athlete, Steve Cr...

National Park Authority leaders herald 2018 “a momentous year” for Northumberland
Friday 07/12/2018
Leaders of Northumberland National Park Authority have described 2018 as a momentous year for the Authority and tourism in the county. In M...

Essentials To Pack For The Perfect Winter Break In Northumberland
Monday 03/12/2018
The temptation to chase the winter sun intensifies around this time of year, as the days get shorter and the mercury begins to drop. While you migh...

Northumberland Wins GOLD
Thursday 29/11/2018
NORTHUMBERLAND WINS PRESTIGIOUS BRITISH TRAVEL AWARD Northumberland brings home the gold in ‘Best UK Holiday Count...

National Park Authority highlights the importance of ‘elf and wellbeing’ with a Jingle Bell Jog
Wednesday 28/11/2018
Runners and outdoor enthusiasts of all ages are being invited to put their best foot forward this Christmas at a new fun-run hos...

Turning the tide on beach litter
Wednesday 28/11/2018
A report on a year-long beach litter survey on the Northumberland coast reveals that our beaches are some of the cleanest in the country but plasti...

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