LOVE THE WEEKEND

The festivities may be over, but that doesn't mean relaxing is off limits. Have a chilled weekend, filled with comfort food, massages and gentle outings...

1AWAY FROM IT ALL 

What was once an old whaling house is now a stylish, beach-side townhouse, perfect for long, lazy weekends…

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2TIME OUT

Kick off the first weekend of 2017 early at Jo Malone London at Fenwick Newcastle. Celebrate the launch of the brand new Myrrh & Tonka cologne tomorrow night (January 6) with wine, massages and tasty treats. 

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Fancy getting more creative in 2017? Then pop along to Newcastle Castle on Saturday for a cool and quirky teapot making class, especially for adults. You’ll design them yourself from scratch. 

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WITH THE KIDS

It’s your last chance to celebrate the magic of Beatrix Potter at Seven Stories, Newcastle, this weekend. The exhibition celebrates 150 years of the timeless tales and illustrations.

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3Take them to see Jack and the Beanstalk at Durham’s Gala Theatre. A heroic and hilarious tale, filled with cool numbers and colourful characters. Soak up that last bit of panto magic.

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FOODIE

Mooch tasty stalls and shop local at Morpeth Farmers’ Market on Saturday. Tons of traders will be there showing off their goodies, all grown, baked and brewed on our doorstep.

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4Get brunchy this Saturday at The Curing House, Middlesbrough. Its menu is jam-packed with yummy concoctions. Try the special ‘The Workers Brunch’ or a ‘posh’ fish finger sarnie.

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