AWAY FROM IT ALL
Getting away from it all doesn’t always mean going far away. A simple-but-serene spa day can sometimes be just the ticket. Rockliffe Hall’s new Love and Light day escape has the feel-good factor…
Head to Hexham on Saturday for a day of food, culture and shopping. Stock up on brunchy must-haves at its Farmers’ Market, stroll and shop the Shambles, browse galleries and stop for coffee and cake.
The awe-inspiring production of War Horse returns to Sunderland Empire as part of its 10th anniversary tour. Settle in on Saturday night for an unforgettable evening of theatre, music and life-sized horse puppets!
WITH THE KIDS
Take LEGO-loving tots and teens to intu Metrocentre this weekend to celebrate the release of The LEGO Movie 2TM: The Second Part. With the help of master LEGO builders from the USA, they’ll be able to construct giant models and take part in fun quizzes.
Littles ones are invited to Seven Stories, Ouseburn, on Saturday to learn all about the circus. Through creative play, books and performances, they’ll discover all the fun that can be had when the circus comes to town.
Take a day trip over to Yorkshire’s food capital, Malton, for the first of its 2019 monthly markets. Shop over 30 tasty specialist food stalls, sample the finest street food and meet local vendors and chefs.
Mark National Pizza Day on Saturday with a trip to one of our favourite pizza joints. There’s plenty dotted around the North East – reserve a table, grab some mates and indulge in a weekend carb-fest!