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CrookFest 2014 Rockin for Heros

Crook Football Club, Crook

its CrookFest,s forth year and the charity for 2014 will be Help for Heros and will feature rock bands and artists playing in 2 two marquees on the ...

Hilarity Bites presents... Gary Delaney & Mike Newall

Planet Leisure, Newton Aycliffe

Mike Newall - “Quiet, thoughtful and casual. The material is excellently timed, deceptively clever and very funny” - City Life

MC Will Duggan - ...

Creative iD Art and Craft Fair

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Talented artists and skilled craftsmen and women of Yorkshire arrive at The Station for our Creative iD Art and Craft Fair, bringing you over 20 ...

Scary Snakes

Oriental Museum, Durham

Take inspiration from two fascinating objects in the Japanese gallery and create a moving snake or crab. ...

Easter Coffee Morning

St Andrew's Church, Darlington

Fun Easter crafts and activities for young people. ...
Category: Car Boot, Garage & Jumble
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-11:30

Savoury Supper

St James' Church, Coundon

Followed by the lighting of the Easter Flame. All welcome. Please call to book supper. ...
Category: Religious Events
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:00

The Woodville Connection - Author Book Signing

Middleham Castle, Middleham

On Saturday 19th April, Middleham Castle is hosting a book signing event for the new Pen & Sword title 'The Woodville Connection' by Kathy Martin, from 12pm-3pm. The action in Kathy's novel opens ...
Category: Arts and Museums
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 12:00-15:00

Acoustic Beatles

Acoustic Beatles

Bonny Moorhen, Stanhope

Beatles Tribute ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

The Jasper Hart Band

The Jasper Hart Band

The Hastings Arms, Seaton Delaval

The Jasper Hart Band has reverted to its original four-piece format. with the fantastic Emily Brown on lead vocals backed by Ken Brown with guitar, Fred Smith on drums and Mike Larsen on bass. Be Sure ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Darryl Todd

Whitley Bay Comrades Club, Whitley Bay

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Paul Gilmore

Wheatley Hill Constitutional Club, Wheatley Hill

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Marty Scott

Trimdon Colliery & Deaf Hill WMC, Trimdon Station

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

John Charles

Tindale Crescent WMC, Bishop Auckland

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Drew Gerrard

Three Tuns, Shildon

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Alexander Mcrae

Silksworth WMC, Sunderland

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Michael Ross

Silksworth British Legion Club, Sunderland

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Alfie Dobson

Park View Pavillion, Seaham

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Georgio

Northallerton WMC, Northallerton

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Jay J Stephens

No.1 Amalgamated Club, Middlesbrough

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Kelly Mcwaters

Newton Aycliffe WMC, Newton Aycliffe

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Graham Cooper

Newhouse Club & Institute, Esh Winning

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Eric Clark

Medomsley Pretoria Club, Consett

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Pete Peverley

Ferryhill & District WMC, Ferryhill

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

The Gatecrashers Band

Eston Institute and WMC, Middlesbrough

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Pantomime

Dorman Long Athletic Club, Middlesbrough

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 13:00

Claire Willmer

Dinnington Village Social Club, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Mike L

Deneside WMC, Seaham

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Ian Fraser

Darlington Rugby Club, Darlington

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Tanya G

Dalton Park Inn, Murton

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:30

Delmonts

Beechwood Easterside & District Social Club, Middlesbrough

Rock and Pop ...
Category: Music - Other
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: All day event.

The Actor’s Apology

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

A comedy telling the true story of George Frederick Cooke, the 18th century actor who was often found drunk on stage and consequently was ordered by the theatre management to apologise to his ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Easter Fair

Community Center and Institute, Langley Park

Prizes for best Easter bonnet and decorated egg, tombola, raffle, cake stall, face painting, card making, refreshments and much more. Free entry. Fun for all the family. ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 12:00-16:00

The Arrival

Coundon Club, Coundon

Rock/pop band ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:30-23:20

Book signing

Costa Coffee, Richmond in North Yorks

Author Chris Brown will be signing copies of his second novel, "Beaches, Boys and Forgotten Bras". The cost of each book is £9 although the signing is free. ...
Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 17:30

North Yorkshire Schools Art Project inspired by the work of Yinka Shonibare

North Yorkshire Schools Art Project inspired by the work of Yinka Shonibare

Rural Arts, The Courthouse, Thirsk

Yinka Shonibare MBE (RA) has become well known for his exploration of colonialism and post-colonialism within the contemporary context of globalisation through colourful, vibrant and witty ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 10, 2014 until May 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:30

The Machine

Turbinia, Newton Aycliffe

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Clothes sale

Feathers Hotel, Helmsley

designer clothes sale of new or nearly new items ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

An Evening in the Company of Dave Gibb

An Evening in the Company of Dave Gibb

Dalton & Gayles Village Hall, Dalton

An Evening with Dave Gibb is almost certain to be a memorable and enjoyable one. Dave is a fine folk guitarist whose repertoire is a wide ranging mix of his own traditional and contemporary songs ...

Category: Music - Folk
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30-22:30

An Evening in the Company of Dave Gibb

An Evening in the Company of Dave Gibb

Dalton & Gayles Village Hall, Dalton

An Evening with Dave Gibb is almost certain to be a memorable and enjoyable one. Dave is a fine folk guitarist whose repertoire is a wide ranging mix of traditional and contemporary songs mixed with ...

Category: Music - Folk
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Craft fair

St Aidan's Church Hall, Billingham

Hot dinners available and a great range of crafts available to buy. ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Aug 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Ester the Easter bunny

Queen Street Shopping Centre, Darlington

Why not hop along to Queen Street Shopping Centre where Ester the Easter bunny will be making a special appearance? You’ll also have the chance to enter the St Teresa’s Hospice Easter Tombola with ...
Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Nobody's Perfect

Pavilion Theatre, Whitby

Love Is All Round' is a feminist publishing house where Harriet Copeland is running a competition to find new romantic fiction; their motto is 'For Women By Women'. To avoid this gender bias, Leonard ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 19:30

National Scooter Rally

Pavilion Theatre, Whitby

Set in the breathtaking splendour of the North Yorkshire Moors. The Beautiful fishing town huddled around it's Ancientt harbour & dominated by it medieval Gothic Abbey is a Scooter Rider must see!! ...
Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 20, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Baltic Crossing

Baltic Crossing

Sage, Gateshead

Baltic Crossing use their strong affinity for old dance music and respect for each others traditions to bring a new youthful energy to the folk music of Europe. Wherever they meet, at least one ...

Category: Music - Folk
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

St. Matthew Passion - Royal Northern Sinfonia

St. Matthew Passion - Royal Northern Sinfonia

Sage, Gateshead

11th April 1727 might not have seemed a particularly unusual day for the workaholic choirmaster Johann Sebastian Bach, but even he realised soon afterwards that the music he unveiled that day – the ...

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:00

Easter Family fun day

Easter Family fun day

Sage, Gateshead

Come along and get creative with egg-stra special Easter themed fun, free family activities! Events will include making instruments from recyclable materials, an Easter Egg Hunt, storytelling, face ...

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 11:00-16:00

Book Sale and Refrshments

St Mary's Parish Hall, Barnard Castle

Book sale (all books 50p) and refreshments in aid of Church Funds and Friends of Barnard Castle Library ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-15:00

Zephyr

Zephyr

Milbourne Arms, Whitley Bay

An eclectic mix of classics and floor fillers by The Stones, The Who, Fleetwood Mac, Muse, Foo Fighters, REM, Kasabian, Stereophonics,The Black ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Acoustic Beatles

Acoustic Beatles

Bonny Moorhen, Stanhope

live ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

My Teesside by Paul Bradley

Heritage Gallery, Cargo Fleet Lane, Middlesbrough

Paul says: “My exhibition is about Teesside as seen through my eyes. For me, Teesside is not the stereotypical grey, industrialised place we hear about so often. Instead, it’s a dynamic and ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 17, 2014 until May 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Art workshops

The Lodge, Blackhill & Consett Park, Consett

for children aged eight years and over. Workshops include Stained Glass where children can make sun-catchers on Tuesday 8th, 15th and 22nd April. Two Circus Skills Workshops will take place on ...
Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 8, 2014 until Apr 24, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Easter eggsplrer trail with Cadburys

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

Put on your crown for a hunt fit for a Prince or Princess. Search the gardens and hall to solve the clues and earn your Cadbury Egghead prize. High five the Easter Bunny and get creative decorating an ...
Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 11:00-16:00

Skatoons

Skatoons

Three Tuns, Gateshead

A 9 Piece Ska band playing the likes of Bad Manners, The Specials, Madness, and many more classic ska tunes ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 12, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Old Grey Whistle band

Old Grey Whistle band

Smugglers Bar, Sunderland

Live ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Dakota

Star Inn, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

We play rock and indie classics by many well known bands and artists all played in our own style rather than "faithfull reproductions ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Mugshot

Mugshot

Fat Ox, Whitley Bay

A four piece band from the South Shields area playing modern and classic rock covers by bands such as Bon Jovi, Chilli Peppers, Kings of Leon, Metallica, Muse, U2, Van Halen & Whitesnake, to name but ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Easter weekend

Easter weekend

The Grainary Hotel and Wildlife Farm, Scarborough

We hope you get to join us on the farm at Easter Weekend as we have a special weekend planned for you and your family. You can visit us from 11am until 4.30pm every day of the holidays, with plenty ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 20, 2014.   Times: 11:00-17:00

The Fellerband

The Fellerband

Gainford Village Hall, Gainford

Original music sung in English by this indie/folkrock band from Mulheim an der Ruhr. Please note this venue has no bar. Bring your own ...

Category: Music - Other
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00-23:00

Shake The Snake

Shake The Snake

The Grand, Bishop Auckland

SHAKE THE SNAKE WILL BE PLAYING CLASSIC ROCK COVERS AT THE GRAND ON 19TH ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 21:00-23:30

Creative family workshops

Creative family workshops

Borough Road Nursery School, Darlington

Eco art skills and ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Aug 30, 2014.   Times: 10:30-12:00

Durham and Beyond

Durham World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, Durham

Art Exhibition ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 3, 2014 until Apr 30, 2014.   Times: 09:30-17:00

Country Cousins

Sports & SC, Middleton-in-Teesdale

COUNTRY AND WESTERN, 60S & 70S ...
Category: Music - Country
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Vinyl Jacket

Cluny 2, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Easter Comedy Fun

Cluny, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Join us us on Easter Saturday at the Cluny for an Egg-cellent night of Stand up Comedy (we promise the comedians will be funnier than these egg puns) Headlining the show we have one of the stars of ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Jon Booth and Brenda Wright, paintings, etchings and ceramics

Jon Booth and Brenda Wright, paintings, etchings and ceramics

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

A joint show featuring local artist Jon Booth and Brenda Wright. Jon Booth creates delicate, architecturally inspired etchings and watercolours, sites of exploration including familiar Yorkshire ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 12, 2014 until May 3, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Gruffalo comes to the forest

Gruffalo comes to the forest

Dalby Forest, Pickering

come and celebrate the Gruffalo's 15th birthday, there is a trail in the woods for children to search for the character. On until ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 11, 2014 until Sep 2, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Ellerker House garden open to the public

Ellerker House, York

Five acres of garden on sandy soil. Lots of spring bulbs, mature trees, formal lawn and extensive grass area. Woodland walkway around lake. Homemade teas. Admission £4, children free ...
Category: Gardens
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 12:00-17:00

Day Care

Age UK Darlington, Bradbury House, Darlington

Day care sessions available Monday to Saturday both full and half days a chance to try something new and enjoy some company and try your hand at our varied activities Day respite care is also ...
Category: Clubs & Societies
Dates: Apr 1, 2014 until Dec 23, 2014.   Times: 09:00-16:00

Near Here

Baltic Centre, Gateshead

exhibition by Swedish artist Nina Canell, she questions the limits of sculpture, giving substance to the intangible and lightness to the physical. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Jul 20, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Go loco with Easter Holiday Fun

Go loco with Easter Holiday Fun

National Railway Museum Locomotion, Shildon

free arts and crafts activities themed around the two awesome transatlantic A4 locomotives Dwight D Eisenhower and Dominion of Canada which are on display. Families can enjoy the outdoor play area, ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 7, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Easter fun

Easter fun

Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham

the Easter bunny will be giving chocolate egss to lucky children. Easter Treasure Hunt, games and ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 11:00-17:00

Alpine Garden Society Cleveland Show

The Education Centre, Norton-on-Tees

The Alpine Garden Society Cleveland Show. One of the AGS National shows. Display of alpine plants, plant nurseries,cafe, and competitions. ...
Category: Clubs & Societies
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 12:00-16:00

Easter half term - Kids eat free!

Easter half term - Kids eat free!

Al Forno resturant, Darlington

Throughout the Easter term, kids eat free with every full paying adult until ...

Category: Dining Out & Nightlife
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 11:00-18:00

Easter half term - Kids eat free!

Easter half term - Kids eat free!

Al Forno resturant, Middlesbrough

This half term, for every full paying adult, one child eats free until 6pm. ...

Category: Dining Out & Nightlife
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 11:00-18:00

Spring flower show

Spring flower show

Education Centre, Norton

It is one of the Alpine Garden Society’s National Shows, and attracts many expert cultivators, who enter their plants in the competitive show. Once the judging is over, the public has the ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Big Family BBQ

The Big Family BBQ

Lonhorns BBQ, Castle Eden

If you're looking for something fun to do this Easter come along to the Big Family BBQ - a unique experience with unbelievable food smoked low and slow for over 20 hours then finished in our smoke pit ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 12:00-19:00

Freepass

Freepass

Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Darlington

textile and media based exhibition by artist Catherine Howard. The exhibition explores railway heritage and journeys travelled on the railways from Darlington to countryside destinations around Great ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 8, 2014 until Jul 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Easter trail

National Park Centre, Danby

Come along at any time and use your map of the grounds to locate the hidden eggs. Find all ten and a tasty prize awaits you. Drop in anytime ...
Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Table top sale

Village Hall, Hamsterley

for Hamsterley Hoppings ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-13:00

The Royal Engineers in the Peninsular Wars

DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery,, Durham

Mark Thompson talks about the wider role the Royal Engineers took in the Peninsular war including reconnaissance, fortification, staff and communications work. It will also re-evaluate their ...
Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 14:00

Artwave North - Spring Exhibition

The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts, Darlington

Artwave North is exhibiting their recent work - a range of paintings, collages, feltwork and ceramics. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 28, 2014 until May 26, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Lamb National

Lamb National

Castle Howard, Castle Howard

Cheer on Woolly Jumper, Sheargar and Red Ram at our Lamb National this Easter. The racing sheep will battle it out along a course of brightly coloured jumps in an entertaining and thrilling display. ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Craft and gift fair

The Chantry Hall, Bedale

admission free, light refreshments available ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-15:00

Damn Braces: Bless Relaxes

Damn Braces: Bless Relaxes

mima, Middlesbrough

With works ranging from John Constable to Paul Nash, this exhibition represents scenes of the English east coast from the past 200 years. Artworks consider the influence of technology and local art ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 11, 2014 until Jun 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Davey Ren

Harrowgate Hill Club and Institute, Darlington

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Avalon

Hole in the Wall, Darlington

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Traces and Revelations

Traces and Revelations

Oriental Museum, Durham

An exhibition of paintings by internationally renowned, pioneering Palestinian artists, Hazem Harb and Mohammed Joha. Over the past 10 years, Hazem Harb and Mohammed Joha’s concepts and ideas ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until Oct 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Shifting sands

Shifting sands

Oriental Museum, Durham

This is an exhibition of rare and beautiful photographs from Sudan taken by the anthropologist Ian Cunnison. It tells a story of migration, everyday lives and inter-ethnic relationships in late ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until Oct 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Nearly Noel Gallagher

Nearly Noel Gallagher

The Forum Music Centre, Darlington

The most authentic tribute to Noel Gallagher... a full five piece band: Lead Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Percussion and of course Acoustic Guitar and Vocals + Acoustic Weller playing a set of Acoustic ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30-23:00

Easter Chocolate Afternoon Tea

Easter Chocolate Afternoon Tea

The Cleveland Tontine, Northallerton

Treat yourself to an especially indulgent Afternoon Tea with a selection of chocolatey treats created by our Head Chef. ...

Category: Dining Out & Nightlife
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 12:30-17:00

Darlington Society of Arts

Darlington Building Society, Darlington

exhibition by Lynne Burton, John Young and Gerald White ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 28, 2014 until May 27, 2014.   Times: 09:00

Art and Yorkshire: From Turner to Hockney

Art and Yorkshire: From Turner to Hockney

The Mercer Art Gallery,, Harrogate

Art and Yorkshire: From Turner to Hockney celebrates the county of Yorkshire and its people through the art it has inspired and the artists it has produced. Over 100 paintings, photographs and ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 12, 2014 until Jul 11, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00, 14:00-16:00

Tanya Axford/Paul Merrick

Workplace Gallery, The Old Post Office, Gateshead

two parallel solo exhibitions ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 29, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Lambing Live

Lambing Live

RSPB Saltholme, Middlesbrough

come along and learn how the sheep at Saltholme help us to make this a great place for wildlife and take part in some craft ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 20, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Chocolate spectacular

Chocolate spectacular

Chocolate Story, York

watch York's Chocolate Story team of chocolatiers create Easter eggs and join in on their Easter egg hunt and ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Landscapes for a Dark Summer

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

Renowned landscape artist Peter Hicks presents a major exhibition of striking new work, depicting rich, moody scenes of the Moors and northern England. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until May 11, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Fabs

WMC, West Auckland

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 18:30

Big Owl Comedy Club

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Big Owl Comedy presents some of the freshest and funniest stand-up talent working on the national circuit today. ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:30

Drawing on Much Ado

Drawing on Much Ado

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Kim Lewis and Cathy Duncan were artists in residence for Demi-Paradise Productions during the making of Shakespeare’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ staged at Lancaster Castle in Spring 2012. They ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 12, 2014 until May 24, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Honey, mein Liebchen

Honey, mein Liebchen

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Claudia Sacher is a visual artist from Essen, Germany, who lives and works in Northumberland. She writes texts that are illustrated through installations involving drawings, performances and video. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 12, 2014 until May 24, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Barnard Castle Ramblers

Barnard Castle Ramblers

Bowlees picnic site, Barnard Castle

Two walks, one nine miles, the other six miles around Newbiggin. Bring a packed ...

Category: Walks
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Aesthetica Art Prize

The Aesthetica Art Prize

St Mary's Lodge, Museum Gardens, York

Showcasing the work of the shortlisted right artists from around the world. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until Jun 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Tyrannical Tudors

Tyrannical Tudors

York Dungeon, York

Tyrannical Tudors recreates a scene at St Mary’s Abbey in 1541, when an impoverished York was in the grip of Henry VIII’s retribution for the popular Yorkshire uprising against the break with the ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Eggtastic at Killhope

Eggtastic at Killhope

Killhope - The North Of England Lead Mining Museum, Weardale

eggcellent Easter fun, crafts, egg jarping, and egg and spoon races . Egg jarping and races at 1pm and 3pm. Bring along a decorated Easter egg to be judged on Easter Sunday (Competition open to ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 20, 2014.   Times: 13:00-16:00

Killhope Evening Talk - Weardales Natural Environment

Killhope Evening Talk - Weardales Natural Environment

Killhope - The North Of England Lead Mining Museum, Weardale

Weardale’s natural Environment. Evening talk 7- Talk on the flora and fauna found in the North Pennines ...

Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:00-21:00

20th Century Boy

20th Century Boy

Empire, Sunderland

This brand new musical, inspired by the life of rock legend Marc Bolan, explodes onto stage nearly 40 years after the star’s tragic death. Featuring some of the greatest pop songs ever written, 20th ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 24, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Easter shindig

Souter Lighthouse, Sunderland

Join us at Souter for an Easter 'Eggspedition'. Set off on a clifftop adventure and eggsplore the coast to gain your chocolate reward. All £2 ...
Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 11:00-16:00

Cadburys Easter Egg Trail

Cadburys Easter Egg Trail

Ormesby Hall, Ormesby

Chocolate rewards for smart yougsters who can solve the Easter Egg Trail. Everyone's invited for Easter fun in the garden at Ormesby Hall. Can you find the answers to our special quiz? All £2, ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 13:30-16:00

Farmers' market

Gibside, Gateshead

Buy fresh seasonal foods and high quality crafts direct from local producers, plus tasting and cooking demos. First and third Saturday every month. Free entry to Market however normal admission ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Rich Hall

Rich Hall

Theatre Royal, York

Rich Hall is the star of the critically acclaimed BBC 4 documentaries Rich Hall’s Continental Drifters, Rich Hall’s The Dirty South, How The West Was Lost plus Channel 4’s topical late night ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

God's Bridge

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Lead artist Tania Kovats has mentored 10 professional artists to create work in response to God’s Bridge, a limestone formation spanning the River Greta, high in the Pennines. This exhibition is an ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Jul 6, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Polish Sea Shanty Singers

The Riverside Club, Bedale

BRASY were formed in February 2008 and their live performances were really remarkable because of the way their shanties were delivered – rich in harmony and sophistication, sometimes surprising with ...
Category: Music - Other
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:45-22:00

Classic Clapton

Classic Clapton

Alnwick Playhouse, Alnwick

CLASSIC CLAPTON the World's No1 Eric Clapton Tribute Band featuring front-man Mike Hall will be making their first ever appearance in Alnwick in April. The band will be performing at Alnwick ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30-22:00

Myths, Memories & Mysteries: How artists respond to the past

The World According to Bede, Jarrow

includes work from artists as far a field as Greece ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 18, 2014 until Jun 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Marvellous Mesopotamia

Marvellous Mesopotamia

Oriental Museum, Durham

Explore the civilisation of Mesopotamia and craft an ancient archaeological find. ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 13:00-15:00

Traditional Crafts Weekend

Traditional Crafts Weekend

Botanic Garden , Durham

Silversmith Les Howe and his wife Vivienne, an artist and card designer will be demonstrating their skills in the garden. Les takes much of his inspiration from the History of Durham, in particular St ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition

British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition

Nunnington Hall, Helmsley

The Awards were created to celebrate the talents of both amateur and professional photographers, while simultaneously highlighting the great wealth of British natural history. With twelve separate ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 15, 2014 until May 11, 2014.   Times: 11:00-17:00

Capital of the North exhibition

Yorkshire Museum, York

Featuring some of the most prestigious and significant medieval objects ever found in Britain and exploring the lives of some of the most powerful people of the period, this new exhibition will tell ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 13, 2014 until Oct 31, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Young Curators exhibition

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

Ceramic and glass work made by young people involved in the Young Curators project. Encouraging younger generations to engage with local heritage and learn about historical crafts ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 7, 2014 until Apr 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Wonderful windows

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

make the world a brighter place. Inside Swanley Grange use the crafty kits and design a stained glass window to jazz up one at home ...
Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Talking without speaking

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

imagine only using sign language to talk to your friends or saying I'm sorry with the flick of a fan. Grab a map, find the clues and crack the code to reveal the lost languages of the past ...
Category: Kids
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Golden egg hunt

Golden egg hunt

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

Hunt high and low around the hidden corners of the abbey and water garden for giant eggs on our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail. Tell us how many you've found to claim your Cadbury chocolate Egghead prize. ...

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Easter Festival

Lightwater Country Shopping Village, Ripon

Unique events crafts and gifts market, browse a wide range of craft and gift stalls at our indoor market. Choc Fun – indulge. Sample and buy a range of chocolate goodies. Kids Easter Bunny Trail ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Easter Craft Fair and Family Fun Day

Easter Craft Fair and Family Fun Day

Newcomen Methodist Church, Redcar

Easter Craft Fair and Family Fun Day A great chance to meet local crafters and treat yourself to something nice. We will be selling drinks and cakes. For the children we will have a range of things ...

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 12:00-16:00

366 Days of Kindness - Exhibition

366 Days of Kindness - Exhibition

ARC, Stockton

This exhibition is a story told in words and pictures. This is the story of the year when, prompted by the riots of August 2011, Bernadette Russell committed to be kind to a stranger every day for 366 ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 8, 2014 until May 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

A Ticket to Teesdale: Remembering the 'Barney Line

A Ticket to Teesdale: Remembering the 'Barney Line

Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Darlington

‘A Ticket to Teesdale’: Remembering the 'Barney Line' is the latest display by the North Eastern Railway Association (NERA). The exhibition is a pictorial journey that marks the 50th Anniversary ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 7, 2014 until May 31, 2014.   Times: 11:00-15:30

Marvellous Mesopotamia

Oriental Museum, Durham

Explore the ancient civilisation of Mesopotamia and craft an ancient archaeological find! ...
Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 13:00-15:00

Manet - The Execution of Maximilian

Manet - The Execution of Maximilian

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

A much loved work from the National Gallery Collection - Edouard Manet’s The Execution of Maximilian comes to The Bowes Museum as the first painting in the three-year Masterpiece Tour; part of the ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 22, 2014 until May 18, 2014.   Times: 10:00, 10:00

Designer Maker Market

Designer Maker Market

The Witham, Barnard Castle

The emphasis will be on original and contemporary work, with a strong 'up-cycled' theme. There will be an opportunity to meet the designer-makers in person and buy unique handcrafted goods of gallery ...

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Apr 18, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Floating Island

Floating Island

Baltic Centre, Gateshead

Come to BALTIC this Easter to create a giant suspended art island inspired by Nina Canell’s exhibition, Near Here. Help BALTIC artists create sculptures which will be suspended from the ceiling to ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 5, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 14:00-16:00

Lucky Jim

Lucky Jim

Baltic Centre, Gateshead

The oval paintings of Simon Bill draw upon a very wide variety of sources, from philosophy to heavy metal, art history to cookery, Art Deco to neuroscience. Characterised mainly by their abrupt ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 14, 2014 until Jun 1, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Duty Calls: Castle Howard in Time of War

Duty Calls: Castle Howard in Time of War

Castle Howard, Castle Howard

explore the stories of castle Howard, the family and tenants in time of war in this exhibition in the ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 22, 2014 until Nov 2, 2014.   Times: 11:00-16:00

Lorna Simpson

Lorna Simpson

Baltic Centre, Gateshead

the first retrospective in Europe of Lorna Simpson (born Brooklyn, New York in 1960). Simpson’s work links photography, text, video and archival material. Emphasising a conceptual and performative ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 21, 2014 until Jun 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Magic Worlds

Magic Worlds

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

The exhibition will delve into the captivating world of magic, inviting visitors to immerse themselves in the imaginary and fantastical realms of witches, wizards, fairies, elves, dragons, magicians ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 22, 2014 until Jun 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00

War Talk - The Role of the Royal Engineers in the Peninsular Wars

DLI Museum & Art Gallery, Durham

The wider role the Royal Engineers took in the Peninsular war including reconnaissance, fortification, staff and communications work. It will also re-evaluate their performance during the sieges and ...
Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 14:00-16:00

Chris Blade - The Arctic Circle

Chris Blade - The Arctic Circle

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

New photographic work by Chris Blade, inspired by an artists’ residency in Svalbard, a mountainous Arctic archipelago, just 10 degrees from the North Pole. The work explores the artist’s response ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 8, 2014 until Apr 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Mechanics of Optometry

The Mechanics of Optometry

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Explore the weird and wonderful world of optometry through the decades, in this exhibition of items from The College of Optometrists collection. View the tools of the trade from rules and face ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 1, 2014 until May 12, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Royals: Then and Now

Royals: Then and Now

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

New contemporary royal portraits to add to the historic collection. Including photographs from Mario Testino, prints from Andy Warhol and this oil on canvas of HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge; ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 1, 2014 until Nov 2, 2014.   Times: 12:00-17:00

Turner and Constable: Sketching from Nature

Turner and Constable: Sketching from Nature

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

In the late 18th and early 19th centuries, artists including JMW Turner and John Constable took their canvases outdoors and began drawing and painting landscapes in the open air, instead of in their ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 1, 2014 until Jun 29, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Tom McConville & Andy Watt

The Witham, Barnard Castle

Tom McConville, primarily known as 'The Newcastle Fiddle Player', is one of the leading fiddle players of our time. A virtuoso musician and fantastic singer, his rich and warm voice makes his ...
Category: Music - Folk
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Operatic Society present The Witches of Eastwick

Operatic Society present The Witches of Eastwick

Playhouse, Whitley Bay

WBOS are pleased to announce that our next production will be The Witches of Eastwick. The story is based around three female protagonists, the 'Witches' Alexandra Spofford, Jane Smart, and Sukie ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 15, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

The Actor's Apology

The Actor's Apology

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

This comedy tells the true story of George Frederick Cooke, the 18th Century classical actor who was recurrently found to be drunk on stage. After a performance of Shakespeare’s Richard III he is ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

The Magic of Masks and Puppets

The Magic of Masks and Puppets

Museum of Hartlepool, Hartlepool

Featuring exhibits from the renowned Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, it chronicles the history of masks and puppets and shows their contemporary relevance through their use in the theatre, film and ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 15, 2014 until Apr 27, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Craft market

Welfare hall/sports complex, Houghton-le-Spring

friendly craft fair with local people selling their hand made items, very clever people, great prices, over 20 stalls. Free entry, refreshments available ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Feb 15, 2014 until Dec 13, 2014.   Times: 10:00-14:00

Totally Tina

Totally Tina

The Empire, Consett

This stunning show goes all out to recreate the spectacle and energy of Tina Turners legendary live shows. Featuring a live band and stunning dancers, combined with beautiful hand-made replica ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Darlington CHA & HF

Darlington CHA & HF

ED Walker Homes, Darlington

Eight miles around Reeth, Arkle ...

Category: Walks
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 09:45

The Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play

The Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play

The Louisa Centre, Stanley

The Louisa Lagoon is a giant four-level play frame jam packed with fun for children aged 5 years + (up to height 4"9). There’s slippery slides, dizzy discs, rope climbs, climbing walls, splat pads ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Sep 30, 2014.   Times: 09:00-16:30

Bessie and the Zinc Buckets – 30th Anniversary

Bessie and the Zinc Buckets – 30th Anniversary

City Hall, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Join them for their 30th Anniversary gig at Newcastle City Hall and help them raise money for the Air Ambulance. Hill-Billy Bluegrass, some Rock and Roll, and some Classic Rock. Sounds from Black ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Soft Play Area

Soft Play Area

The Dolphin Centre, Darlington

'Under the Sea' soft play area with interactive features, offering activity for children up to the age of 10. Separate area for young children and babies. Additional play area with sensory ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Dec 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00-18:00

Metal: AV Festival 14

Metal: AV Festival 14

mima, Middlesbrough

This AV Festival curated exhibition focuses on the raw material of metal as an agent of global power and financial control, in response to Middlesbrough’s role in the development of a global iron ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 28, 2014 until Apr 24, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Swimming

Swimming

The Dolphin Centre, Darlington

Eight-lane 25m competition standard swimming pool; Training Pool; Interactive Toddler Pool; 1m, 3m and 5m board Diving Pool, 2 Waterslides and an Inflatable. For more information visit ...

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates: Jan 23, 2014 until Oct 19, 2014.   Times: 08:00-16:00

Home, exhibition by David Mulholland

Home, exhibition by David Mulholland

Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar

Following a hugely successful exhibition at the Dorman Museum in Middlesbrough, the work of local artist David Mulholland is coming even closer to his home. More than fifty thousand people many of ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until Jun 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Celebrate Easter with fun drop-in craft activities including Easter Egg card, Easter basket with a treat, create a window decoration & explore the Museum inside and out with a themed Easter Egg hunt. ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 11:00-16:00

280s live band

Coundon WMC, Bishop Auckland

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until Oct 18, 2014.   Times: 20:30-23:15

Permanent displays

Permanent displays

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Living Planet See a two floor gallery with a life size model of an elephant, a great white shark, a virtual aquarium and a polar bear with hundreds of other creatures from around the world. Touch ...

Category: Arts and Museums
Dates: Jan 17, 2014 until Dec 31, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Happy Days: A New Musical

Happy Days: A New Musical

Empire, Sunderland

Happy Days: A New Musical is written by Garry Marshall, the legendary creator of the television series. Garry is also the director of many world-wide smash-hit films including Pretty Woman, Beaches ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 14, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 14:30, 19:30

Swan Lake

Swan Lake

Theatre Royal, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Firmly crowned as a modern day classic, Matthew Bourne’s powerful, provocative and totally original interpretation of Swan Lake turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm, ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 8, 2014 until Apr 19, 2014.   Times: 14:30, 19:30

Peter Pan Easter Panto

Peter Pan Easter Panto

Civic Theatre, Darlington

Let your dreams take flight at Darlington civic theatre. Join Wendy, Michael and John as they take off to Neverland with the boy who never grows up… Peter Pan. Take part in their adventure and ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Apr 19, 2014 until Apr 20, 2014.   Times: 15:00, 19:00

Pre-pop to Post-human: Collage in the Digital Age

Pre-pop to Post-human: Collage in the Digital Age

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

15 young contemporary artists have been commissioned to produce prints responding to the provocative combinations in Eduardo Paolozzi’s scrapbook-like collages. The artworks demonstrate how ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Last Laugh Comedy Club

Last Laugh Comedy Club

Spa Grand Hall, Scarborough

Every Saturday we bring you three of the best stand-up comics from the UK and abroad to Scarborough in order to give you a fantastic night out: over two hours of top class comedy rounded off by a nice ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Jan 4, 2014 until May 31, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Dirty Love

Club, Coundon

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Jan 4, 2014 until Sep 27, 2014.   Times: 20:30-23:30

Darlington Park Runs

South Park, Darlington

5km time trial around South Park - three lap course. Starts at 9am every Saturday from opposite the Aviary. ...
Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates: Dec 28, 2013 until Jun 28, 2014.   Times: 09:00

Spectacles

Spectacles

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Think 20th Century icons. Grace Kelly. Colin Firth. Michael Caine in his signature black spectacles. Audrey Hepburn in the big white glasses that framed her elfin face. Iconic style makers – ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until May 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight is the exact number of people who will be alive at the moment Gavin Turk’s solo show ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Stockton Calling

Stockton Calling

ARC and other venues, Stockton

A day long music festival across an array of Stockton's finest venues featuring the best in up and coming acts, taking place every year on Easter Saturday. Confirmed so far Public Service ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Apr 19, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Markus Karstie and William Cobbing

Markus Karstie and William Cobbing

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Two leading contemporary artists, who both use ceramics as one aspect of their practice, will be showing the results of their year-long residency in Newcastle University’s Fine Art Department. As ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Bunk!

Bunk!

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Bunk! is a series of prints and collages which are mainly made from magazines given to the artist by American ex-servicemen. They show Eduardo Paolozzi’s fascination with popular culture and ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Marilyn Monroe: A British Love Affair

Marilyn Monroe: A British Love Affair

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Photographs and magazine covers from 1947 to 1962 celebrate the transformation of the world’s most popular pin-up into an acclaimed actress, highlighting the British photographers and personalities ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

AV Festival 14

AV Festival 14

mima, Middlesbrough

AV Festival 14 explores the raw materials that make up our experience of the world: their origin in the earth and how they are extracted and transformed as part of artistic and industrial processes. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Mar 1, 2014 until Apr 24, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Art and Optimism in 1950s’ Britain

Art and Optimism in 1950s’ Britain

mima, Middlesbrough

This vibrant exhibition celebrates fine art, design and craft from the 1950s. It includes paintings, posters, design and ceramics representing the optimism felt in Britain despite the economic gloom ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 21, 2014 until Jun 29, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Elizabeth Blackadder: Prints

Elizabeth Blackadder: Prints

University Gallery, Northumbria University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Born in Falkirk, Elizabeth Blackadder studied at Edinburgh University and Edinburgh College of Art where she also taught until 1986. Although widely known for her oil and watercolour paintings, by ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until May 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Lucy Jones: Looking Out, Looking In

Lucy Jones: Looking Out, Looking In

University Gallery, Northumbria University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Born in London in 1955, Lucy Jones is a painter of both provocatively disquieting self-portraits and unpeopled landscapes of flaring colours and raw, wild beauty. Her landscape paintings preclude, she ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Apr 4, 2014 until May 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices

Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Thomas Bewick is famous for the small-scale wood engravings he and members of his workshop produced, often published as illustrations in books. Less well known are the drawings and paintings also made ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 30, 2013 until Nov 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Landscape Photographer of the Year: Lines in the Landscape

Landscape Photographer of the Year: Lines in the Landscape

National Railway Museum, York

The railways have always inspired photography, so it is fitting that we will be showcasing a first of its kind exhibition in our art gallery, drawing together all the winners from the past four years ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 21, 2013 until May 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Henry Poole & Co. Founder of Savile Row

Henry Poole & Co. Founder of Savile Row

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

an exhibition to celebrate the craft of bespoke tailoring by Savile Row family, Henry Poole & Co. Established in 1806, they launched Savile Row, now the most famous tailoring street in the world. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Oct 26, 2013 until May 10, 2014.   Times: 10:00


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