AWAY FROM IT ALL
Take one of the most sought-after locations on the Northumberland coast and combine it with the timeless elegance of a period apartment and you get Captain’s Rest – a charming holiday home, made for luxury loungers and travellers…
The Durham Regatta promises a thrilling weekend of racing and bank-side entertainment. Browse foodie stalls, watch bands as they entertain the crowds and sip on fizzy finds.
The Bowes Museum celebrates its 125th birthday on Saturday with a day packed full of festivities, from live local music to talks and tours, anniversary picnics and crafts for the kids.
WITH THE KIDS
Take them to see Dino Jaws at Newcastle’s Life Science Centre – a new exhibition from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-sized dinosaurs, fascinating fossils and more.
See a variety of lovingly cared for and restored classic cars on display in Seaburn on Sunday. The family-friendly event promises petrol-heads plenty of retro sights. Kids go free.
Saltburn Farmers’ Market returns for June. Head there on Saturday for fresh, local finds, world street food and micro-brewery beers. Great if you fancy a wander and nabbing some treats for Sunday’s brekkie.
Newcastle Vegan Festival 2017 kicks off at The Assembly Rooms on Saturday. Browse cruelty-free food stalls, watch cooking demos, talk to nutritionists and environmentalists and listen to talks from guest speakers.