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’s bird population in for a surprise!
Friday 22/03/2019
Migrating birds returning to Kielder Water & Forest Park this spring are in for a big surprise. As part of the National Heritage Lotter...

Volunteers needed to help vulnerable shorebirds in Northumberland
Wednesday 20/03/2019
A partnership of conservation organisations is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to protect and monitor vulnerable birds nesting along the coast ...

Northumberland National Park to host special event to help local tourism businesses capitalise on award-winning international tourism campaign
Tuesday 19/03/2019
The Northumberland launch of the award-winning National Park Experience Collection takes place this Friday 22 March at The Sill: National Landscape...

Magical Alnwick Castle opens again Friday 29th March!
Tuesday 19/03/2019
New events plus revamped food and drink outlets for 2019  Hang on to your hats, cloaks, boots and ...

Returning ospreys will be a sight for soar eyes
Tuesday 19/03/2019
Visitors to Kielder Water & Forest Park are being urged to train their eyes on the skies over the next couple of weeks, with the area's f...

Adventurers channel Blyth spirit for sea voyage around Britain
Tuesday 12/03/2019
Modern-day pioneers are drawing on the Blyth spirit...

The alnwick garden announces the opening of the first searcys venue in the north east ‘the pavilion kitchen’ after re-appointment to the alnwick garden by the duchess of northumberland 170 years later
Tuesday 12/03/2019
Award winning* visitor attraction and charity The Alnwick Garden today opened the first of their new catering facilities with the Duchess of Northu...

The Flow Country comes to The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre
Tuesday 12/03/2019
Northumberland National Park is hosting a major national exhibition at The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre focusing on the Flow Country, ...

Walk away with the AONB Visitor Guide from North Tourism Fair
Tuesday 12/03/2019
This year’s Northumberland Coast AONB Visitor Guide will once again be available at the North Tourism Fair at Willowburn Sports and Leisure C...

Investing in community heritage in the North Pennines
Wednesday 06/03/2019
A unique project that brings together more than ten community organisations in the Allen Valleys area of the North Pennines is starting work after ...

National Park’s Young Naturalists Graduate
Wednesday 06/03/2019
A group of environmentally-minded teenagers from Hexham and Morpeth are celebrating after completing a special outdoor education scheme led by Nort...

Debateable Northumberland
Monday 04/03/2019
Ask anyone where the Debatable Lands were, and they’ll point you in the direction of the famous strip between Canonbie and Longtown at the We...

AGM Announced after Successful Quiz Night
Monday 04/03/2019
The Glendale Agricultural Society announce the date for their annual AGM after seeing a packed room for their annual quiz ni...

Name that star!
Thursday 28/02/2019
When you look into the Northumberland sky on a dark night you’ll be mesmerised by the sight of up to 2000 stars at any one time. But could yo...

Libertines frontman Peter Doherty to headline Lindisfarne Festival 2019 with new band ‘The Puta Madres’
Thursday 28/02/2019
Plans are well underway to make the 5th Lindisfarne Festival the best one yet with organisers delighted to announce their Friday night headline act...

Battlesteads Hotel & Observatory leads the way in tackling UK light pollution
Thursday 28/02/2019
in Northumberland has become the first place in the UK to install a...

Tourist Guide training programme starting in 2019
Monday 25/02/2019
Budding tourist guides are being sought to help show off North East England region to visitors from the UK and all over the world. A new an...

Get snap happy discovering northumberland
Monday 25/02/2019
Discover our Land photography competition launches to celebrate English Tourism Week ...

Old Boy - A great night our
Wednesday 20/02/2019
By Glas(s) Performance Grandads are a bit brilliant. Mind you, so are grandsons. Join us for a celebration of male family relationships and...

Put your tap on the map to reduce plastic litter
Wednesday 20/02/2019
Businesses on the Northumberland coast are being urged to put their tap on the map and sign up to the Refill scheme to help reduce the amount of pl...

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