WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK: 21-27 JANUARY 2019

Be blown away by bagpipes, browse The Bowes Museum, book in for NE1's Newcastle Restaurant Week, get your West End theatre fix and stroll through Alnwick's market.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

25 JANUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Prepare to be blown away by the beautiful sound of bagpipes this Friday as Rockliffe Hall’s Burns Night celebrations unfold in the Brasserie. Guests will be piped into the restaurant before enjoying a four-course traditional highland meal complete with haggis and whisky tasting. Don your finest tartan and immerse yourself in the Scottish festivities.

rockliffehall.com

 

FOR FAMILY…

FROM 26 JANUARY

MARCH HIGHLIGHTS

The Bowes Museum, at the heart of what’s fast becoming Britain’s Antique Town, is hosting a ground-breaking exhibition in Barnard Castle. SOLD! 200 Years of Antique Dealings in Britain is the first time the history of antique dealing has been the subject of an exhibition in a public museum. The display takes the visitor on a journey through 200 years of antique dealings through an innovative ‘shopping for antiques’ theme. A must-attend exhibition starting this Saturday.

thebowesmuseum.org.uk

 

FOR FOOD…

21 – 27 JANUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

NE1’s Newcastle Restaurant Week is back for 2019, starting this Monday. This fab foodie event gives diners the chance to eat at Newcastle’s finest restaurants for only £10 or £15 per person. Over 100 of the city’s top foodie spots are taking part in the event, which is held twice a year and a firm fixture in the city’s gourmet calendar. Follow the link and get your table booked!

getintonewcastle.co.uk

 

FOR THEATRE…

22 – 26 JANUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Mischief Theatre is making its way to Newcastle’s Theatre Royal this week with The Comedy About a Bank Robbery. After the sell-out success of The Play That Goes Wrong, this smash-and-grab hit comedy guarantees giggles and good times. Think Ocean’s Eleven meets Marx Brothers in this dynamite new comedy straight from the West End. A diamond has been entrusted to the city’s corrupt bank. Can it be safely stored or will it go horribly wrong?

theatreroyal.co.uk

 

FOR SHOPPING…

25 JANUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Get that feel-good, Friday feeling and stock up on local food at Alnwick Farmers’ Market. Browse this quaint Northumbrian market where you’ll find local specialities, artisan cheese, home baked cakes and pies, fresh bread and all your fruit and veg favourites.

alnwickmarkets.co.uk


 

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