WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Get BBQ savvy, pick up some Estée Laude make-up hacks, check in for some movie magic, travel back to 1914 and hear The Carpenters tale...
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

30 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Geordie favourite Joe McElderry is back in town this Sunday for a one-night-only performance of Saturday Night at the Movies Live. The sensational singer will be joined on stage by X Factor’s Sam Callahan and Any Dream Will Do runners up, Keith Jack and Ben James-Ellis. Book your tickets and see the week off in serious style at Newcastle’s Theatre Royal. Expect iconic tracks including: Love is All AroundDaydream Believer, I’m into Something Good and the hit new single Gloria.

theatreroyal.co.uk


FOR FAMILY…

FROM 24 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

This week is Great War Week at Alnwick Castle. Round up the family and take yourselves on an educational journey of what life was really like during the First World War. You’ll travel back to 1914, you’ll get the chance to meet a Dispatch Rider and you’ll learn about all the obstacles that people had to overcome to deliver important messages during the times of war. Join the soldiers on the lawn and inspect their uniforms – it all feels so real this week at Alnwick Castle.

alnwickcastle.com


FOR FOOD…

30 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

It’s summer and who doesn’t love a good garden BBQ when the weather is on our side? Head for Blackfriars Restaurant this Sunday for all the BBQ’ing hacks that will stay with you forever. It’s a full day of merry marinating, salad-making, smoking, grilling and slow-cooking – all washed down with a bottle of local beer (or two)! This hands-on, tasty workshop includes refreshments, a communal BBQ, drinks and an apron and recipe pack to take home.

blackfriarsrestaurant.co.uk


FOR THEATRE…

29 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The Carpenters Story tells the marvellous, musical tale of Richard and Karen Carpenter – and it’s set to arrive in Sunderland this Saturday. The musical celebrates the music of one of the most successful pop duos in music history, with Claire Furley starring at Karen Carpenter with her stunning vocal harmonies and lavish musical arrangements. Hits include: Superstar, Yesterday Once More, Top of the World, Please Mr Postman, and many more. Pop on your dancing shoes and check in at the theatre this Saturday night!

atgtickets.com


FOR SHOPPING…

27 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

This Thursday, Fenwick, Newcastle is inviting make-up lovers to join in an Estée Laude Masterclass with world renowned beauty expert, Alan Pan. In the hands of one of the best, you’ll discover the secrets to flawless make-up- learning about all the latest trends, best-suited shades and exciting hacks from a true professional. Alan Pan will also be offering one-to-one make-up appointments in the afternoon.

fenwick.co.uk

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