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Fans of food, culture and sport are in for a summer of great events at NewcastleGateshead in coming months. Things begin in just over a month with Cakebook Britain, set to take place in Saltwell Park July 15. Then there is the VAMOS! festival in June and July, Newcastle Pride, the Bupa Great North 10Km in July, the comedy festival and then The Big EAT! rounding off July. August sees the Bridges Festival and then some fantastic Olympic and Paralympic Games Football at St James’ Park.
Newcastle’s Grade I listed Theatre Royal Newcastle celebrates its 175th birthday this year, and so the destination’s venues will join forces to host the World Shakespeare Festival. The festival will be part of a packed summer of celebratory events.