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Archive for August, 2011

Northumberland’s Secret Garden gives a taste of the past

Northumberland’s Secret Garden gives a taste of the past

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  August 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

North Country Organics is based at Vallum Farm at East Wallhouses in the Tyne Valley. It is a family-run vegetable business beloved of the region’s top chefs, located in the 18th century walled garden at Little Harle.

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Top chef on menu for Alnwick food festival

Top chef on menu for Alnwick food festival

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli will attend this year’s Alnwick Food Festival to show his world-famous culinary skills. He will cook a three-coarse meal at a special ticket-only event.

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Northumberland National Park Countryfile award

Northumberland National Park Countryfile award

Other posts by  |  Frances Whitehead on Google+ |  August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Northumberland National Park has received a an important accolade from readers across the nation in the Countryfile Magazine Awards 2011. The park has been acknowledged for its beauty and the Hadrian’s Wall footpath voted as one of the most beautiful in the U.K.

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Alnwick – best market town in the UK

Alnwick – best market town in the UK

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Alnwick in Northumberland has been voted the best market town in the UK by BBC Countryfile magazine.

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Photos of the towns and villages of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders

Photos of the towns and villages of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  August 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photos of towns and villages in Northumberland and The Scottish Borders.

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Northumberland film festival screens international films

Northumberland film festival screens international films

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  August 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Berwick upon Tweed Film & Media Arts Festival 2011 has received submissions from around the globe.
Half of the films have come from outside the UK, including a good proportion from the USA and Germany, more from East Asia than ever before. They will be screened over a three-day period, Sept. 23 – 25.

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Northumberland Wildlife Trust info panels

Northumberland Wildlife Trust info panels

Other posts by  |  Kevin OHara on Google+ |  August 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Visitors to Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s reserves now have access to more information, thanks to the installation of information panels.

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