AWAY FROM IT ALL
Enjoy Scotland in style at one of Portavadie’s luxury apartments on the shores of Loch Fyne. Five-star pads with breathtaking balcony views.
The Commitments star, Andrew Strong, will be performing at Rockliffe Hall this Sunday in a black-tie celebration of the cult film’s 25-year anniversary. Tickets include a three-course dinner and a disco.
Sunderland International Airshow returns to Seaburn and Roker seafronts this weekend. Enjoy soaring displays from some of the best aerobatic pilots in the world and plenty of family fun on the ground, too.
WITH THE KIDS
Fab for all the family, SummerTyne Americana Festival kicks off this weekend. A sizzling celebration of all genres of Americana music in and around Sage Gateshead and the banks of the Tyne.
Take them the Flying Scotsman and The Shildon Shed Bash at National Rail Museum Shildon. Ride on the famous train, get on board famous locomotive cabs and take part in fun family activities.
Gorge on international street food (from apple-smoked pork to Zebra!) and try nibbles from over 40 artisan food stalls at Whickham Food Festival. Bar and cider on tap, too!
Raby Castle will be hosting Taste of Teesdale Festival on Sunday. A feast of artisan food and drink from across the region, plus tasty live demos and cool farm displays.