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Churchill's Final Journey

National Railway Museum, York

Churchill's funeral on 30 January 1965 was a historic event. While it was a significant state occasion, it was also an opportunity for ordinary people to pay their own personal ...

David Knopfler

Village Hall, Mickleton

David Knopfler walked away from being a rock star, but he never walked away from music. Back in 1977, Knopfler founded Dire Straits with three fellow Brits – his brother Mark, ...

Middleham Stables open day

Stables, Middleham

The stables will be open to the public, with more than 500 horses for visitors to see, while racing from Lingfield will be screened live from a big screen at the Top Cross in ...

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014

Centre for Life, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Now in its 50th year, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition provides a global showcase of the very best in nature photography. The competition boasts talent from ...

Burgham Park , Northumberland

Final preparations are underway ahead of an international equestrian event which is due to take place in Northumberland later this week. The Burgham International Horse Trials runs from 27 to 29

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 08:00-17:00

Location: Burgham Park , Burgham , Northumberland, NE65 9QP

Car Park, Robin Hood's Bay

Robin Hoods Bay - 8.5 mile circular walk, meet in Car Park at top of bank at 12 noon. Casual, friendly group open to anyone.

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 12:00

Location: Car Park, Station Road, Robin Hood's Bay, YO22 4RL

Plant Sale and Open Garden, Ingleby Barwick

Sunday, 29th March, 1pm until 6 pm. Come and see a fabulous array of single, double and anemone flowered hellebores and a small collection of cacti and succulents. Plants for sale to raise funds for Bowel Cancer UK (charity number 1071038). Tea and cakes will also be available.

Category: Gardens
Dates:    Times: 13:00-18:00

Location: Plant Sale and Open Garden, 4 Brodie Close, Ingleby Barwick, TS17 5GS

No 10 Crown Street, Darlington

Wedding Fayre, Sunday 29th March 11am - 4pm. Lots of local businesses available to help plan your perfect

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: No 10 Crown Street, Crown Street, Darlington, DL1 1LU

Key Centre, Middleham

refreshments all day, entrance 50p

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 09:30-16:00

Location: Key Centre, Middleham, Middleham, DL84RA

Comrades Club, Richmond in North Yorks

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Comrades Club, 14 Newbiggin, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104DT

Navy Club, Newton Aycliffe

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Navy Club, Bluebell Way, Newton Aycliffe, DL57PW

Quoit Club, Guisborough

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Quoit Club, 35 Northgate, Guisborough, TS146JP

Close House SC, Bishop Auckland

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 20:00

Location: Close House SC, Woodhouse Lane, Bishop Auckland, DL146JX

TU Club, Billingham

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: TU Club, Greenwood Road, Billingham, TS232RE

4 Brodie Close, Broom Hill, Ingleby Barwick

single and double anemone, hellebores in colours ranging from green to yellow, white to black. Admission £2, tea and cakes

Category: Gardens
Dates:    Times: 13:00-17:30

Location: 4 Brodie Close, Broom Hill, Broom Hill, Ingleby Barwick, TS17 5GS

Thirteen, Middlesbrough

Artist Mackenzie Thorpe launches "The Station Posters" a collection of work created for Middlesbrough Train Station inspired by his

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: Thirteen, 2 Hudson Quay, Middlesbrough, TS2 1QG

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Artist and veteran, John Palliser, displays his centenary painting - 'World War One 1914 to 1918.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104LD

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Born in the North East, Lucy lives in the Richmond area where she has her studio. Her work focuses on landscapes however she approaches the pieces from both traditional and contemporary angles, while

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104LD

Yorkshire Museum, York

Richard III: Man and Myth will use the museum’s nationally significant collections and loans from across Yorkshire to consider the life, times and legacy of the much maligned monarch. The exhibition will open following the reburial Richard at Leicester Cathedral on March 26. Natalie McCaul, curator of archaeology, said: “King Richard III’s

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Sage, Gateshead

A celebration of British musicals from the era of Gilbert & Sullivan, right through to Lloyd-Webber blockbusters. Featuring music from Blood Brothers, Chess, Miss Saigon, Cats, Les Miserables,

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: Sage, St Mary's Square, Gateshead, NE82JR

Sage, Gateshead

The Quay Choirs based at Sage Gateshead have developed a reputation for Choral excellence. Over the years they have performed at the Royal Festival Hall in London, the BBC Proms at the Royal Albert

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates:    Times: 17:00

Location: Sage, St Mary's Square, Gateshead, NE82JR

Keep Fit Darlington, Darlington

JOIN US for Free Gym trials/nutrition and training advice.Fitness class demos,discount supplements and chance to win free gym membership proceeds to St Teresas Hospice Darlington.

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 10:00-15:00

Location: Keep Fit Darlington, Faverdale Industrial Estate North,Lakeland Estates Darlington DL3 0PX, Darlington, DL3 0PX

Bonny Moorhen, Stanhope

County Durham based Classic/Hard Rock/Alt Rock, 5-piece (3 guys + 2 girls) covers band. We are a professional covers band cranking out songs from all the biggest and best Rock bands from the last 40

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 17:00

Location: Bonny Moorhen, 25 Front Street, Stanhope, DL132TS

Walmsley Hall, Hartlepool

Feel Good Factor is a complimentary session available for just £2! Relax and unwind. Sigh and smile. Laugh and even cry... Feel Good Factor is there to eliminate the trials and tribulations of

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 15:30-16:15

Location: Walmsley Hall, Osborne Road, Hartlepool, TS26 9EW

Walmsley Hall, Hartlepool

'Play HardER!' is for ALL ABILITIES, for ages 16+ Do we want perfect execution? No! This sessions is for those who WORK HARD and deserve to PLAY HARD! Sweat yourself trim whilst having a whole

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 14:00-15:30

Location: Walmsley Hall, Osborne Road, Hartlepool, TS26 9EW

Walmsley Hall, Hartlepool

Our 'Movement Group' is part of our CCMT Wellbeing sessions, part of Casting Call... Academy of Musical Theatre. It's ethos, along with our slogan 'Work Hard, Play HardER', is to promote a sense of

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 12:30-14:00

Location: Walmsley Hall, Osborne Road, Hartlepool, TS26 9EW

Queen Catherine, Osmotherley

live jazz

Category: Music - Jazz & Blues Music
Dates:    Times: 20:30

Location: Queen Catherine, Osmotherley, Osmotherley, DL6 3AG

Darlington Building Society, Darlington

Linda Dockerty and Lisa Lamb

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Darlington Building Society, Tubwell Row, Darlington, DL1 1NF

Art Gallery, Scarborough

Everybody likes to beside the seaside! Come and enjoy the fabulous photography exhibition of Scarborough through the years. Remember Gala Land, the Opera House and the Outdoor Pool? From the funny

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Art Gallery, The Crescent, Scarborough, YO11 2PW

National Railway Museum, York

come and explore the wonderful world of railways, big and small. Generations of children have grown up with railway toys, but what makes the love of them so enduring? (until September 4) Is it the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO264XJ

Castle Museum, York

40 stalls including floristry, bridal dress designs and much more

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:00

Location: Castle Museum, Eye of York, York, YO19RY

Nunnington Hall, Helmsley

Discover a traditional Easter, with our Cadbury's Easter egg hunt and traditional games and activities. On until April 12

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Helmsley, YO625UY

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

This event will exhibit a wide range of art and craft, much with a wildlife theme. Handmade jewellery, ceramics, textiles, photographs and much more will be on offer. There will be opportunities to

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:30

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Have a hoppy adventure around the garden to find the Lindt Gold Bunny. He's around the garden with his friends…who knows where you might find him! Families will take delight in following the flash

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

Spectrum Leisure Centre, Willington

Join us for our Easter market with stalls ranging from jewellery to pampering products and wooden gifts to edible treats. Plus - bring along a decorated egg to take part in the

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: Spectrum Leisure Centre, Hunwick Lane, Willington, DL15 0JA

Tythe Barn, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

A fully residential week long holiday for 8-16 year olds run by The ATE Trust, free accompanied travel from across the UK and more fun than you can shake a stick at, we promise!

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Tythe Barn, Dyke House Road, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, HR8 1QY

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

As nature wakes up from its winter slumber, enjoy discovering the new sights and smells of spring on a nature walk with our gardeners.

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 14:00-15:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Highside Playing Field Pavilion, Kirkby Malzeard

2.5, 3.8 or 5 mile routes all finishing at the pavilion for refreshments

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 13:00

Location: Highside Playing Field Pavilion, Main Street, Kirkby Malzeard, HG4 3RS

St Mary's Art Gallery, York

a presentation of selected works from contemporary artists. (until May

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: St Mary's Art Gallery, Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN

Nun's Close car park, Richmond in North Yorks

Eight mile circuit of field paths and tracks via Brampton and the River

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 09:00

Location: Nun's Close car park, Hurgil Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104UN

Masham Gallery, Masham

20th March - April 24th A contemplation on the pursuit of happiness from artists Jill Campbell, Barbara Young, Gareth Buxton, Lesley Birch and Jenny Ayrton. Abstracted landscapes and glass. A

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Masham Gallery, 24 Market Square, Masham, HG4 4EB

World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, Durham

an exhibition of painting, pottery, textiles, photography and mixed media

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:30-16:30

Location: World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, 7 Owengate, Durham, DH1 3HB

Colliery Club, Easington

live music

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 20:30

Location: Colliery Club, Seaside Lane, Easington, SR83JZ

coach picks up on Teesside, Stockton

Three walks finishing at Frosterley

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: coach picks up on Teesside, Stockton, Stockton, TS9 7EN

Spotted Dog, High Conisclffe

live jazz music

Category: Music - Jazz & Blues Music
Dates:    Times: 14:30

Location: Spotted Dog, 6 The Green, High Conisclffe, DL2 2LJ

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

Swanley Grange was once a busy hub of sheep farming activity, so for the holidays it's been transformed into a woolly workshop. Create your very own little lamb key ring to take home with you. On

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

It's all go on the estate as Holy Henry and Gorgeous Georgia get ready for the hustle and bustle of the Easter period. They're run off their feet- can you follow the clues around the estate

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Central Library, Gateshead

This exhibition will showcase the results of the year long programme of arts activities that have been made as part of the Creative Makings project in libraries in 2014 - 15. Creative Makings has embraced hands on making, recycling, reinventing, mending and thrift activities. Kate Eccles has been at Birtley Library leading textile workshops to

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Central Library, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE84LN

Head of Steam, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

live

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Head of Steam, 2 Neville Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 5EN

Youth and Community Centre, Newton Aycliffe

The Duke of Edinburgh's (DofE) Award is about having a go. You take part in a variety of activities, but they are not exams and you can't fail. Taking part is a great way of making friends and experiencing exciting and challenging things and gaining a great sense of achievement. You can learn lots of new skills, improve your fitness and take part

Category: Charity Groups
Dates:    Times: 18:00-20:00

Location: Youth and Community Centre, Burn Lane, Newton Aycliffe, DL54HT

The Village Green, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Chaplin's Circus will be running a number of FREE circus skills workshops during the 2015 Easter Half Term, teaching a variety of skills including juggling, hula hooping, ribbon twirling, plate

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 17:30

Location: The Village Green, Highfield Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed, AL4 0DB

The Village Green, Newburn

After a hugely successful 2014 tour, Chaplin's Circus is coming to St Albans from 28th March to 6th April 2015! Book online today to take advantage of our Easter Half-Term Offer: KIDS GO FREE.

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 13:00-16:30

Location: The Village Green, Highfield Park, Newburn, AL4 0DB

Greenfield Arts Centre, Newton Aycliffe

runs until April 22

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Greenfield Arts Centre, Greenfield Way, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 7LF

outside Queen Elizabeth College, Darlington

Seven miles around Richmond, takes in the old racecourse, Green Lane and Billy Bank

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 09:30

Location: outside Queen Elizabeth College, Vane Terrace, Darlington, DL37AU

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

Artist and printmaker Emerson Mayes is fascinated by the wildlife of the North York Moors.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Inspired By Gallery, National Park Centre, Danby, YO212NB

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

Artists James McGairy and Peter Reynolds, and sculptor Darrell Evanes, reflect how nature and the environment interconnect.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Inspired By Gallery, National Park Centre, Danby, YO212NB

Durham Cathedral, Durham

Holy Week and Easter are the climax of the Church’s liturgical year as we celebrate the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. We invite you to share it with us at Durham Cathedral by

Category: Religious Events
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Durham Cathedral, City Centre, Durham, DH13EH

Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Darlington

A selection of railway posters and carriage prints by one of Britain’s finest railway poster artists Frank Henry Mason. Normal entrance

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:30

Location: Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Station Road, Darlington, DL36ST

Palace Green Library, Durham

Ever wondered how to produce marbled paper? Here's your chance to have a go! All family activities are drop in between 1pm and 3pm, unless otherwise stated. All activities are included in the

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 13:00-15:00

Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH13RN

The Gates Shopping Centre, Durham

London based photographer Dee King is bringing her first solo show, All The King’s Men to The Gates Shopping Centre, Durham. Featuring over 20 original works, the series is made up of portraits

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 12:00-17:00

Location: The Gates Shopping Centre, 1 Framwellgate Bridge, Durham, DH1 4SJ

Art Gallery, Hartlepool

A major retrospective of the work of Seaton Carew born artist Frank Henry Mason. One of the most prolific railway poster artists of his time, he is also known for his many marine paintings. This

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Art Gallery, Church Square, Hartlepool, TS24 7EQ

Oriental Museum, Durham

Free entry to the Oriental Museum today, for English Tourism Week. Come along to explore our galleries, try the Easter gallery trail and spot the chicks hidden around the displays. No need to pre

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 12:00-17:00

Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH13TH

Oriental Museum, Durham

Throughout the Easter holidays come along and try our Easter gallery trail and spot the chicks hidden around the displays. (open 10am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, and midday to 5pm on weekends and

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH13TH

Rievaulx Abbey, Helmsley

A stunning display of photographs submitted as winning entries to the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition will be on display at two north Yorkshire attractions this spring.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Rievaulx Abbey, Rievaulx, Helmsley, YO625LB

Aclet Pub, Bishop Auckland

Family Fun Day Bingo Open The Box Bring The Kids Along Sunday Lunch £4.99 includes

Category: Bingo, Games & Quiz Nights
Dates:    Times: 16:00-18:00

Location: Aclet Pub, Brooklands, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6PW

Durham Cathedral, Durham

Icons are regarded as ‘windows into heaven’. True icons follow classical principles in colour, gesture and symbolism and are designed to take the reader to a spiritual dimension. Icons originate

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Durham Cathedral, City Centre, Durham, DH13EH

Durham Cathedral, Durham

Sandra is a local artist specialising in printmaking from wood and lino. Her work is produced by linocut print and chine collé, a collage technique. A number of prints will be on display, including

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Durham Cathedral, City Centre, Durham, DH13EH

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

The Mallory family portrait is one of the few paintings we have of the people who once called this estate home. We'll be displaying a replica of the painting inside Fountains Hall to help us tell the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

Whether it’s sharing a meal with a loved one, having a pint in the pub, making music or dressing up for a night out, people have always found ways to celebrate life and enjoy themselves. Eat, Drink

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Shipley Art Gallery, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE84JB

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

A journey through prints and drawings in the Harrogate Fine Art Collection. The work on show is striking in its diversity, including a large scale expressionist colour print by John Hoyland, ink

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG12SA

Gala Theatre, Durham

The real stars of the hit movie Brassed Off, Grimethorpe are in constant demand throughout the world for concert appearances. Having won almost every brass band accolade, these musicians have a highly acclaimed international reputation with numerous TV appearances and recordings to their credit. Enjoy the fabulous sound of this world famous brass

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 15:00

Location: Gala Theatre, Millennium Place, Durham, DH11WA

Voodoo Cafe, Darlington

Creative Case NORTH Explorations Artists and theatre makers from across the north of England will tell us about their creative collaborations in short talks, featuring 20 slides each for 20 seconds.

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 13:00-14:00

Location: Voodoo Cafe, Skinnergate, Darlington, DL37LX

Voodoo Cafe, Darlington

They say that travel broadens the mind. This conversation is a chance for performers and audiences to meet and talk about why we tour theatre and why we think that’s good for the artists that tour

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 11:00-12:00

Location: Voodoo Cafe, Skinnergate, Darlington, DL37LX

No 10 Crown Street, Darlington

Wedding

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: No 10 Crown Street, 10 Crown Street, Darlington, DL1 1LU

Theatre Royal, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Direct from the West End and larger than life, Shrek the Musical comes to Newcastle Theatre Royal on its first UK tour in March 2015!! CASTING NEWS: Shrek The Musical will star Dean Chisnall as

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:00

Location: Theatre Royal, 100 Grey Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE16BR

Centre for Life, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Super Cells is a brand new exhibition for Life, exploring the sometimes controversial world of stem cells and stem cell research. Discover what stem cells are, how they live, and how they can be used

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-18:00

Location: Centre for Life, Times Square, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 4EP

Centre for Life, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

The latest adventure on Life's 4D Motion Ride, Retro Race, is a high-octane speed to the finish line! Fasten your seat belt for a race through villages, tunnels, forests and rocky mountain roads.

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 11:00-18:00

Location: Centre for Life, Times Square, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 4EP

Forum Theatre, Billingham

A Salute to the 1940s is a fabulous variety show full of the artistes who kept the nations entertained on both sides of the Atlantic. Now in itʼs 2nd year, this show will have you singing in the aisles and waving your flags with pride. Featuring tributes to some of the leading artistes from the era including George Formby, The Andrews Sisters,

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 14:30

Location: Forum Theatre, Queensway, Billingham, TS232LJ

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

77th annual exhibition (until April

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Zillah Bell Gallery, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO71PQ

Playhouse, Whitley Bay

Presented by Gillian Quinn, adapted from the choreography of Sir Frederick Ashton. This full scale classical ballet is one of Sir Frederick Ashton's most entertaining ballets with a cast of young lovers, formidable mothers, hapless swains aided and abetted by farmhands, shepherds, assorted farm animals led by some remarkable chickens. The

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 13:30, 17:00

Location: Playhouse, Marine Avenue, Whitley Bay, NE261LZ

Grand Opera House, York

Named as best Grand Opera House production of 2014* for Sister Act, York Stage Musicals are back to present the Tony award winning, world wide smash hit Hairspray this Easter. Hairspray follows

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: Grand Opera House, Cumberland Street, York, YO19SW

Coxhoe Village Hall, Coxhoe

Super stoked to announce our first rhythm drenched, double-header gig with Mike Sanchez & his Band and The Revolutionaires on Sunday 29th March!! The same night we will also be hosting the North

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 19:00-23:30

Location: Coxhoe Village Hall, Front Street East , Coxhoe, DH64DB

Bank Foot, Ingleby Greenhow

Choice of two circular walks of approx. 6 & 9 miles at Bank Foot. Call 01642 274494 for details

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 10:30

Location: Bank Foot, Bank Foot, Ingleby Greenhow, TS9 6LP

Grosvenor Casino Newcastle, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Suzanne Gill - Medium, spiritualist and ghost cleanser returns to Grosvenor for what will be another sell out event. 4pm - Glass of bubbly, Buffet style dinner and Show - £12pp 6pm - Show only -

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 16:00-22:00

Location: Grosvenor Casino Newcastle, 100 St James Boulevard, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 4BN

Market Cross, Northallerton

Nine and a half miles around Reeth, River Swale and moorland. For more information visit

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 08:45

Location: Market Cross, High Street, Northallerton, DL78LN

Gribdale Gate, Redcar

Six to eight miles around Gribdale

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 14:00

Location: Gribdale Gate, Gribdale Gate, Redcar, TS10 2NF

Scarth Hall, Staindrop

dance away the afternoon with live music from In the Mood. Admission £5 to include hot drinks and refreshments

Category: Clubs & Societies
Dates:    Times: 16:00-19:00

Location: Scarth Hall, South Green, Staindrop, DL2 3LD

Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar

an exhibition of watercolour paintings by Ken Charlton. The 50 exhibits include regional scenes from coastal locations, as well as those from across the North York moors National Park. (until April 19)

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar, Redcar, TS105NW

Barbican, York

A Gala Concert featuring a wealth of local York talent as part of the fundraising efforts for the Lord Mayor of York’s Charities (York Against Cancer and York Teaching Hospital Charity) A specially commissioned school choir, (York Civic Youth Choir), of over 150 children, under the leadership of Molly Newton, a local music teacher and

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates:    Times: 19:00

Location: Barbican, Paragon Street, York, YO104NT

Oriental Museum, Durham

A group exhibition exploring South Asian art and personal journeys of hope, growth and expression by members of the Art Studio, Sunderland. (On until April 19) The Art Studio is a Sunderland-based

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: No set start -17:00

Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH

mima, Middlesbrough

Stephen McKenna, who was shortlisted for the Turner Prize in 1986, has lived and worked in various countries since the 1960s, and he has been based in Ireland since 1998. This exhibition will be

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: mima, Centre Square, Middlesbrough, TS12AZ

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

A new collection of royal portraits by Bryan Organ, Chris Levine, David Bailey and Jason Bell transforms Beningbrough's second and final year with other internationally important contemporary works by

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York, York, YO301DD

Oriental Museum, Durham

3.11 three years on. A photographic exhibition by Jorel Chan. This exhibition showcases a series of carefully curated photographs taken during a humanitarian mission to the Tohoku region in Japan,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH13TH

Bowburn Community Association, Durham

5 North of England Orchid Societies joining us for our Annual Show all displaying a vast array of orchids from the small delicate beauty to large unusual beastly and competing for the best plant award. information and helpful advice available on growing & caring for your orchids. Browse or buy your favorite plant from our visiting orchid dealer..

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:30

Location: Bowburn Community Association, Durham Road, Durham, DH6 5AT

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

A remarkable exhibition featuring Gerald Scarfe’s drawings of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. This previously un-exhibited body of work by the renowned satirical cartoonist and illustrator

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: The Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL128NP

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Blue and white china is often displayed at home for its decorative qualities, but in Paul Scott’s hands domestic ceramics mutate into subversive comments on our life and times. Scott is an artist

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: The Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL128NP

Baltic Centre, Gateshead

Jason Rhoades, Four Roads will be the first major gallery exhibition of the work of this exceptional artist who died in 2006 at the age of 41. Rhoades lived and worked in Los Angeles. The exhibition

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Baltic Centre, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead, NE83BA

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

This exhibition offers a snapshot of three stages of Victor Pasmore's career between 1940 and 1965, when his work evolved from two-dimensional figurative paintings to three-dimensional reliefs.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Hatton Gallery, The Quadrangle, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE17RU

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Peter Yates was best known as an architect, a founder partner of the North East architectural firm, Ryder and Yates. The firm’s architectural creations are now recognised as amongst the most

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Hatton Gallery, The Quadrangle, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE17RU

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

John & Karen Topping use archive photography to recreate the trade stands designed by Ryder & Yates in the 1950s as digital 3D models. These models emphasise the modernist yet playful aesthetic of the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Hatton Gallery, The Quadrangle, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE17RU

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

John Dobson (1787-1865) was the North East’s most outstanding 19th century architect. Buildings he designed can be found across Newcastle and Northumbria. During the 1830s he worked closely with

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Laing Art Gallery, New Bridge Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE18JA

Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

This truly magical, life-sized knitted garden was created in 2011 by over 2,500 knitters and crocheters in Dorset. People of from the age of 2 to 99 created elements of the garden, complete with

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Shipley Art Gallery, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE84JB

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Land Engines is a collection of work by artists who use video game design tools to create work that explores the computer generated landscape as a setting for a number of fantasies, ranging from

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Beaumont Street, Hexham, NE463LS

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

Take a glimpse into the colourful contemporary culture of nineteenth century Japan in an intriguing exhibition of EdoPop prints. These colourful wood-block prints, featuring urban celebrities,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG12SA

Palace Green Library, Durham

For millennia, people watching plays, listening to songs and poetry, and reading books have understood that an author was responsible for the words they are experiencing. Thinking about the author has

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH13RN

Palace Green Library, Durham

The exhibition mixes historic and contemporary objects from Vietnam with contemporary works by British artist Anthony Key to explore national identity, migration, cultural diversity, faith and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH13RN

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Digital Storytelling is a community engagement technique which teaches participants to create short audiovisuals to tell a personal story. Re:collections will showcase fifteen digital stories made by

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR60GL

Priestman Gallery, University of Sunderland, Sunderland

In collaboration with Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art we present an off-site exhibition at the Priestman Gallery, University of Sunderland. The exhibition extends the thematic concerns of the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:00-18:00

Location: Priestman Gallery, University of Sunderland, Chester Road, Sunderland, SR13SD

National Railway Museum, York

Churchill's funeral on 30 January 1965 was a historic event. While it was a significant state occasion, it was also an opportunity for ordinary people to pay their own personal respects. The funeral

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO264XJ

University Gallery, Northumbria University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

When Frans Widerberg made his international debut at the Venice Biennale of 1978, the effect he caused was “the shock of the new”. At the time the dominant idiom was abstraction but Widerberg, the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: University Gallery, Northumbria University, Sandyford Road, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE18ST

Centre for Life, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Now in its 50th year, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition provides a global showcase of the very best in nature photography. The competition boasts talent from professional and amateur

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-18:00

Location: Centre for Life, Times Square, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 4EP

Muay Thai Gym Spennymoor, Spennymoor

British Taekwondo Club based in Spennymoor Offering WFT (Olympic) Taekwondo training. All ages from 5 years Sports Training with a qualified GB Coach CRB checked and registered instructors Fun

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Muay Thai Gym Spennymoor, 16 High Street, Spennymoor, DL166DB

Valley Gardens , Harrogate

Discover Harrogate with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Valley Gardens , Harrogate, Harrogate, HG28HX

Starts: York Minster, York

Discover York with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a series of

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Starts: York Minster, Deangate, York, YO17HH

Newcastle City Centre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Discover Newcastle with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Newcastle City Centre, Grey's Monument, Blackett Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 6JG

Starts: Durham Cathedral, Durham

Discover Durham with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a series

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event. All day event.

Location: Starts: Durham Cathedral, City Centre, Durham, DH13EH

Seven Stories, National Centre for Children's Books, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Exhibition open until April 2015 Developed in partnership with National Media Museum in Bradford, this exciting new exhibition will showcase innovative and influential film and television

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:00

Location: Seven Stories, National Centre for Children's Books, 30 Lime Street, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 2PQ

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

This luxurious and elegant exhibition features extravagant catwalk creations and elegant eveningwear together with exquisite shoes and chic accessories from Christian Dior, Cristobal Balenciaga,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: The Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL128NP



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