WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Journey back to the Jazz Age, enjoy a stargazing stay in Northumberland, tuck into a sumptuous Sunday roast, listen to Blessed's tales and pick up some local goodies.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

10 – 14 APRIL

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Pop the production of Thoroughly Modern Millie in your diary this week. Actress, Hayley Tamaddon, is set to play the title role of Millie Dilmount in this marvellous musical at the Sunderland Empire from 10 – 14 April. Thoroughly Modern Millie tells the tale of a Kansas girl determined to make it big in New York City. Get ready to share a move-your-feet, musical moment as you’re whisked back to the Jazz Age in 1920s New York, when flappers like Millie were bobbing their hair, raising their hemlines and entering the workforce. A must-see show with great music and dazzling dance routines.

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FOR FAMILY…

THROUGHOUT APRIL

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Gaze into the gorgeous night sky at the Dark Sky discovery site at Battlesteads where you will get a sparkling ‘introduction to astrophotography’ and a two-night break. You will stay in the award-winning eco-hotel in Northumberland where you can admire the stars from the on-site observatory. You will learn all there is to know about capturing pictures of the sky in all its glory with specialist tutors and hands-on tips and advice.

FOR FOOD…

15 APRIL

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Sit back and relax this Sunday in the hands of the team at Walwick Hall’s The Dining Room. Go here for a sumptuous Sunday roast with all the trimmings. Start with soup of the day, chicken liver parfait or crispy cod cheeks, followed by a traditional roast dinner or fish option. Sweeten the deal with a bread and butter pudding or a wholesome sticky toffee pudding. It’s what Sundays are for, right? Book a table, check in and treat your family to a fantastic weekend feast.

FOR THEATRE…

12 APRIL

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Our March/April Luxe cover star is taking to The Princess Alexandra Auditorium stage this Thursday to share tales from his numerous film and TV appearances. Actor, writer and presenter, Brian Blessed, is a giant of stage and screen and he’s got some great stories to tell. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to uncover his most memorable moments. Read our interview with the larger-than-life star here.

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FOR SHOPPING…

15 APRIL

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Get your foodie, farmer’s market fix at Wynyard Hall this Sunday. The Northern Dales Farmers’ Market returns to the grounds, where you’ll find a scrumptious selection of delicious goodies from local suppliers. Stock up on flavoursome flapjacks, freshly baked bread, herbs, preserves, chutneys, craft beers, luxury desserts and top quality meats. Open from 9am until 2pm outside the Walled Gardens, it’s the perfect place to stroll on Sunday morning, stocking up your cupboards for the week ahead.

wynyardhall.co.uk


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