LOVE THE WEEKEND

Enjoy a chilled one, filled with good-for-you grub, starry-eyed fun and old classics...

5AWAY FROM IT ALL

Thinking about a Valentines escape? The Gate Lodge, Alnwick, is a sweet spot for two.

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4TIME OUT

Following a sell-out show last year, John O’Connell returns to the stage, this time at Playhouse Whitley Bay, in tribute of the great Bob Dylan. A celebration of the artist’s best-loved hits for big fans.

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Durham farmers’ and producers’ market kicks off tomorrow. Pop along and stock up on essential weekend supplies. We’re thinking local bread, lots of cheese and fresh Sunday veg!

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WITH THE KIDS

Take advantage of the inky black nights and enjoy a Dark Sky Discovery Night at Battlesteads’ on-site observatory. Gaze in wonder at the Milky Way and the universe beyond. Fab for families. 

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2Michael Rosen’s award-winning book We’re Going On A Bear Hunt is brought vividly and noisily to stage at Billingham Forum this weekend. A fun-filled adaptation that grown-ups will love too.

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FOODIE

There are some sneaky vegan deals to be had around the region next week – if you know where to find ’em! Taking part in ‘Veganuary’ this year? Dig out the offers. 

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3Eating healthy this month? Head to Fenwick’s glossy Food Hall and take advantage of the tasty, good-for-you deals on offer as part of its Eat Clean Taste The Goodness event.

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