AWAY FROM IT ALL
Still thinking about that mid-summer getaway? Allow us to inspire! From beautiful beach clubs, to the tastiest food and drink destinations, we uncover some of the best places to escape to, with a little help from our Friend…
Head for Beamish Live for an afternoon of live music from some of the region’s big-name bands, BBQ-inspired bites and the finest beers, ciders and gins.
Raby Castle’s Classic Cars in the Park event is back, promising even more marvellous motors to feast your eyes on. A chance to see over 400 vintage vehicles, cracking commercial cars and top trucks and bikes.
WITH THE KIDS
Tyne Bank Brewery’s Baby Social event is back – a weekend must for yummy mummies and their broods. Let the tots take to their mats with toys, while you refuel with cake and coffee, brunchy pies and cheeseboards.
Take them to Rockliffe Hall for a spot of Little People’s Afternoon Tea, filled with chicken nuggets, berry jelly and chocolate brownies, in celebration of the hotel’s new Mischmasch adventure playground.
Don’t miss Ouseburn Street Food Saturday! A tasty selection of the finest North East street food and locally-grown fruit and veg stalls, surrounded by lush greenery, plants and blooms. Have a wander and fill your bellies.
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?