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An exhibition marking the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee will feature Portraits of Queen Elizabeth II taken by renowned portrait and fashion photographer Cecil Beaton. They can be seen at the Laing Gallery, Newcastle. The exhibition highlights the V&A’s collection of royal photography and includes photos, film clips and excerpts from Beaton’s letters.
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.