AWAY FROM IT ALL
The sky’s the limit when it comes to luxury at Edinburgh’s Panoramic Penthouse. The four-bed, three-floor pad boasts unrivalled views of the city and is packed with bespoke interiors and features, including three balconies, an outdoor BBQ and hot tub and state-of-the-art audio systems in every room.
The Late Shows returns to the North East this weekend. The free festival will see a number of Newcastle and Gateshead-based museums, galleries and landmarks open their doors after hours to offer the public workshops, performances and more.
Looking for a bargain? The Vintage Clothing Sale, Newcastle, is the place to be this weekend. It’s one of the UK’s biggest vintage fairs, offering over five tonnes of retro fashion for you to snap up at just £15 per kilo. A fun event for bargain hunters.
WITH THE KIDS
Kirkley Hall’s annual Countryside Festival returns this weekend. Enjoy fairground rides, a trip to the on-site zoo and access to the Kirkley Hall Outdoor Adventure Academy, where kids can monkey about on zip wires, high ropes and climbing walls.
Take the kids to Hamsterley Forest this weekend to see woodland in a whole new light. They’ll be given a nifty virtual-reality headset for a 360-degree, 3D experience, allowing them to see what it’s like to be an animal living in the forest. Free entry.
Distinctly Delicious Darlington Festival of Food is back this weekend. Snap up and sample locally-produced goodies and enjoy a number of live performances from some of the region’s best up and coming entertainers.
Head to Fenwick Newcastle on Saturday night for an evening with Lauden in Mason + Rye. Enjoy bubbly on arrival, a Mason + Rye starter, followed by four courses of patisserie with dessert wines and coffee. £39 per person.