WHAT’S ON ON THIS WEEK: 16 – 22 MARCH

See The Manfreds perform live in Yarm, explore Rockliffe's enchanting gardens, treat mum to Mother's Day lunch, get your Shakespeare fix at Newcastle's Theatre Royal and stroll the stalls of Jesmond Farmers' Market...

FOR MUSIC

13 MARCH

Head to the Princess Alexandra Auditorium in Yarm this Saturday as The Manfreds take to the stage for one-night-only. 55 years on, the original front man, Paul Jones, will be performing many of their hits, including ‘Do Wah Diddy Diddy’, joined on stage by Mike Hugg, Tom McGuinness, Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie. Expect an evening of feel-good jazz and blues covers.

wylambrewery.co.uk

 

FOR FAMILY

THROUGHOUT THE WEEK

Staying or dining at Rockliffe Hall this week? Take your little ones along and get lost in the enchanting woodland. The Alice in Wonderland-themed Mischmasch Gardens is the perfect place for kids to let off some steam while you enjoy the stunning hotel and golf resort surroundings.

rockliffehall.com/mischmasch

 

FOR FOOD & DRINK

22 MARCH 

Celebrate Mothering Sunday in the delightful setting of The Cleveland Tontine. Treat mum to a delicious two or three course lunch, featuring everything from sweet potato velouté to slow cooked shoulder of lamb, shallot tart tatin and orange panna cotta.

theclevelandtontine.com

 

FOR THEATRE

19 MARCH 

Prepare to be amazed by a reworked rendition of Shakespeare’s timeless romantic comedy at Newcastle’s Theatre Royal. As You Like It challenges the traditional rules of romance, gender roles, nature and politics, in Kimberley Syke’s riotous version of the best-loved play.

theatreroyal.co.uk

 

FOR SHOPPING

21 MARCH

Make Jesmond Food Market part of your Saturday plans this week. Go here for local produce, treats and trinkets at Armstrong Bridge, Jesmond Dene. A fun-filled family event for those with a love of food.

neefm.co.uk


 

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