AWAY FROM IT ALL
11 Stonegate Court, York, is the perfect, high-rise stopover for a summer city break…
Whitley Bay Film Festival kicks off this weekend. Head to the coast to see old-school flicks, classic movies, fascinating archive footage, independent documentaries and seafront screenings.
Watch Shakespeare’s classic Great Expectations under the stars in the grounds of Mount Grace Priory, Northallerton, tomorrow night. Bring your blankets and picnics and leave twinkly-eyed.
WITH THE KIDS
Raby Castle plays host to the bi-annual Classic Vehicle Show and Vintage Rally this weekend. Take car-loving kids and teens to the grounds to hear some vintage engines roar. A fun family day out.
Silent discos are all the rage right now and The Alnwick Garden’s, tomorrow night, looks set to be a corker. Families are invited to grab the headphones and let loose in front of the Grand Cascade in support of Alnwick Fringe.
Snap up the last of this year’s NE1 Restaurant Week deals this weekend. Gobble up two courses for a tenner, or three for £15. Over 100 restaurants are involved this year – time to try somewhere new?
Pick up freshly-baked pastries, home-cooked pies, sweet treats and fresh finds from the land and sea at Hexham’s tasty Farmers’ Market on Saturday. Fill your baskets and cook up a storm.