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Garden Street Food Fest

Wynyard Hall

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Family Picnic & Nature Trail

Wynyard Hall

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Grow Your Own Veg Workshop

Wynyard Hall

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Great Exhibition of the North ‘Inspired by’ Menu

Artisan at The Biscuit Factory

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Rewire

Toxteth Reservoir

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LOST CASTLES

Various Locations, Liverpool City Centre

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LIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL (LIMF) 2018

Sefton Park Merseyside

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LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL: BEAUTIFUL WORLD WHERE ARE YOU?

Various Locations, Liverpool

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Southport Air Show

Southport Seafront

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Great Exhibition of the North ‘Inspired by’ Menu

Hinnies Restaurant

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The Wirral Festival of Firsts 2018

Various venues

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Chinese Community Day

World Museum

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VR Here – Titanic Experience

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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John Moores Painting Prize 2018

Walker Art Gallery

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Human rights and freedom fights

International Slavery Museum

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Hepple Gin Afternoon Tea

Cafe 21 at Fenwick

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Double Fantasy – John & Yoko

Museum of Liverpool

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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FESTIVAL 2018

Exhibition Centre

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THE ART OF FOOTBALL

Various Locations

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The origins of drag

Museum of Liverpool

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MFA Connect

Ex Libris Gallery

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THE GREAT GET TOGETHER

Edge Hill University

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Food Hall Night Market

Fenwick Newcastle

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Great Northern Producers Events

Fenwick Newcastle

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Great Northern Supper Clubs

Fenwick Newcastle

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Fenwick x Hepple Gin Experience

Fenwick Newcastle

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Louisa Hodgson: A New Perspective

Hatton Gallery

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SEED

Outside Biomedicine West Wing entrance Times Square Life Science Centre

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Whitby Art Fair

Whitby Pavilion

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Catwalking: Fashion through the Lens of Chris Moore

Bowes Museum

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Wind in Your Sails

Beamish Museum

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York Early Music Festival

National Centre for Early Music

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Twelve Years in the Making

Crown Studio Gallery

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Chow Down

The Piece Hall

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The Future of Stations

Sage Gateshead

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Lakes Ignite: Psychedelic Summer

Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House

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Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever Sheffield 2018

South Street Park amphitheatre

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Summer Holiday Crafts

Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House

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The Secret Garden

York Theatre Royal

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SUMMER OF LOVE ART TOUR

The Central Exchange

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Sheffield Carnival 2018 (Part of Migration Matters Festival 2018)

Norfolk Heritage Park

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If We Can You Can Exclusive Dinner and Debate

BALTIC: Centre for Contemporary Art

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Rachel Laycock ‘Note to Self’ – South Transept

Hartlepool Art Gallery

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Amy Norris & Rory Henderson ‘Home & Lives’ Exhibition & Performance Evening

Hartlepool Art Gallery

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“The power of the line”, “Four genres four artists”;”Water + Colour”

Blandscliff Gallery and Studio

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Great South Tyneside: A taste of the borough’s great art, design and innovation in 10 objects

South Shields Museum & Art Gallery

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Build A Rocket

Stephen Joseph Theatre

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THE BALLAD OF PARAGON STATION

Hull Truck

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Music Box with the Halle Orchestra

Bridlington Spa

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Big Garden Toddle

Sewerby Hall and Gardens

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Whitby Traction Engine Rally

Whitby Abbey

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Beach Sports Festival at Bridlington South Beach

South Beach

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Have A Field Day at Hornsea

Graingers Field

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Land of Oak & Iron

Land of Oak & Iron

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Great Exhibition of the North ‘Inspired by’ Menu

Dobson & Parnell

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Settle Flowerpot Festival

Settle

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Underneath the Stars Festival

CInderhill Farm

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Restricted Forest

WITTON COUNTRY PARK

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Staithes Festival 2018

78 Staithes Ln

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Stuart Langley ‘Amusements’

Hartlepool Art Gallery

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Royal Lancashire Show

Salesbury Hall

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Art in Manufacturing Legacy Exhibition

Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery

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ARTS WEEK AT THE MUSEUM

Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery

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Flowers of the Dales Festival

Venues across the Yorkshire Dales

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Grainger Market

Grainger Market

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Matthew Krishanu exhibition opening event and artist’s talk

Huddersfield Art Gallery

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Saturday SCRAPtastic

Huddersfield Art Gallery

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The Buried Moon

University of Cumbria in Ambleside

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A Pendle Odyssey – 60km uLTRa

The White Bear

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Battle of Britain Lace Panel: Then and Now

Gawthorpe Hall

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Doncaster Art Club Annual Exhibition

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

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‘Switch’ by Burnely Youth Theatre

Burnley Youth Theatre

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Blackburn Children’s Reading Festival

Blackburn Cathedral

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Opening Night in the Sky

Vermont Hotel

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Silverdale and Arnside Art Trail

Various venues across Silverdale and Arnside

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WOR CATHERINE: FACT AND FICTION

The Word

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Make what You Want!

Globe Gallery

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Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Souter Lighthouse and The Leas

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Sentius Tectonicus

Segedunum Roman Fort & Museum

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PhotoClub Exhibition 2018

Newcastle City Library

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Quayside Sunday Market

Quayside Sunday Market

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Newcastle Farmers Market

Newcastle Farmers Market

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Great Exhibition of the North ‘Inspired by’ Menu

Blackfriars Restaurant

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Inspired Huddersfield 2018: Graduate Showcase

University of Huddersfield

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Inspired Huddersfield 2018

Multiple venues across Huddersfield

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Northumberland Golf Club / GET North Special Offer

Northumberland Golf Club

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KeyKeg Terrarium Making Workshop

Block & Bottle

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Beyond the End of the Road

Hexham and Northern Marts

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Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre

Tower Street

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Poetry in Motion

One hundred Go North East buses throughout the region

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City of Trees: Orchids and Wildflower Walk

Nob End, Bolton

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Painting for Fun 7th Summer Exhibition

Holy Biscuit

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Bloom!

Across York

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Borders and Boundaries 2018: Debating the limits and possibilities of Education

Lancaster University

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GRAHAM IN UK

Performance Academy, Newcastle College

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SelfScapes Event 2

Dalby Forest

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A Picture of Our Time

The Spectrum Culture Hub

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Derwent Valley LitFest

Various venues

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Sheffield Creative Guild’s Second Birthday Party

Yellow Arch Studios

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Rock Choir Live

Northern Stage

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Super Saturday @ Washington Art Glass

Washington Art Glass

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Greenpower Goblin Electric Car Build

Sage Gateshead

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Greenpower Goblin Electric Car Build

The Mining Institute

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APL Degree Show 2018

School of Architecture

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Living Library

Newcastle City Library

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The Great North Gift Box

Northumberland Cheese Company

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2018 BioFocus Conference

The County Hotel

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Northern Sustainability Innovations

Education Centre Royal Victoria Infirmary

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TOUCH exhibition

Hexham General Hospital

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Talking Statues

George Charlton Memorial Fountain in Saltwell Park

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Saltwell Park Community Activity Day

Saltwell Park

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Festival of Thrift

Kirkleatham Museum

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Bridges Art at River Beat

River Beat Restaurant

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Elizabethan Banquets

Lumley Castle Hotel

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Ouseburn’s Street Food Saturday

Ouseburn Farm

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The Philatelic Congress of Great Britain – Tyneside 2018

Jurys Inn, Gateshead Keys

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Mister Finch: The Wish Post

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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Process 36 – making the design process visible

36 Lime Street

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1940s Weekend & Vintage Fayre

Kelham Island Museum

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InSight

Cafe from Crisis

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Cyclone Festival of Cycling

Stamfordham Village Hall

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Fusion: Adventures in digital art

Eureka! The National Children's Museum

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The Great North Engineering Experience

The North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers

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GARY BARLOW AND TIM FIRTH’S CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL

Leeds Grand Theatre

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Katrina Palmer: The Coffin Jump

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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The Rise of Manchester University: Industry, Engineering and Science (Heritage Tour)

Sackville St Building, Manchester University

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Queens of The Coal Age

Royal Exchange Theatre

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Songs From Seven Hills

Crucible Theatre

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Great Northumberland

Northumberland (various venues)

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Future Engineers: Aardman exhibition at Boiler Shop

Boiler Shop

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Future Engineers: Aardman Workshops at Live Theatre

Live Theatre

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Killingworth Billy and The Willington Waggonway

Stephenson Railway Museum

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The NWG Innovation Festival

Newcastle Racecourse

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Make My Day! 2018

West End Gardens

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Geordie Classic Cookery Class

Cookery School - Blackfriars Restaurant

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Geordie Scran Cookery Class

Cookery School - Blackfriars Restaurant

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Whey Ale Man – a tasting of local beers

Tasting Room - Blackfriars Restaurant

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Great Northumberland: BEYOND

Allenheads Contemporary Art Old School House

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Great Northumberland: The Remarkable Dr McCavity and his Travelling Surgery

Morpeth

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Great Northumberland: Carnival Capers at Seaton Delaval Hall

Seaton Delaval Hall

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Great Northumberland: Roman Women, Women Today at Vindolanda and The Sill

Vindolanda and The Sill

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Great Northumberland: Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour 2018

Alnwick Playhouse

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Great Northumberland: Alnwick Alive

Alnwick Market Place

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Great Northumberland: Inspiration Exploration

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Great Northumberland: The Great Song of the North

Berwick Guildhall

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Great Northumberland: Shobana Jeyasingh Dance: Contagion

The Gymnasium Gallery

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Great Northumberland: Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival

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Great Northumberland: 50 Years of the National Trust at Wallington

National Trust Wallington

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Great Northumberland: Cheeseburn Sculpture Gardens & Gallery

Cheeseburn

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Great Northumberland: Contemporary Art in Rural Northumberland: VARC Exhibition Weekend at Highgreen

Visual Arts in Rural Communities

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Launch Showcase of Great Northumberland 2018

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Great Northumberland: 50th Anniversary Celebrations of the Northern Poetry Library in Morpeth

Northern Poetry Library

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Great Northumberland: Mark Fairnington at Cherryburn

Cherryburn Station Bank

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Douglas Gordon at The Gymnasium Gallery

The Gymnasium Gallery

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Great Northumberland: Spirited at The Granary Gallery

The Granary Gallery

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Great Northumberland: Anya Gallaccio at Lindisfarne Castle

Lindisfarne Castle

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Teesside University Inspired

Inspired by... gallery The Moors National Park Centre

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Summer Open Studios

Various venues

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The Creative Fuse Conference

Discovery Museum

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Bodies of Evidence: How Science Unearthed Durham’s Dark Secret

Palace Green Library

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Artistory

Holy Biscuit

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An Evening with Sally Rodgers

Brinkburn Bar and Kitchen

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Supper Club No. 1 – Cook House

Ouseburn Farm

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Great Northumberland: Kielder Art & Architecture

KielderWater & Forest Park

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Lindisfarne Festival 2018

Beal Farm

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Souvenirs upon Tyne

Souvenirs upon Tyne

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NARC. Fest

Various venues - Ouseburn Valley

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Art in the Barn

Green Croft

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Culloden Tower Open Days

Culloden Tower

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Commonwealth Junior Cadet Fencing Championships 2018

Sport Central

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Whickham Hermitage Community Garden

Whickham Hermitage Community Garden

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STEAMD Symposium

Darlington Hippodrome

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Eat North

North Brewing Co.

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Michael Lyons : Machines and Myths

Hatton Gallery

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ESAA Track & Field Schools Cup Final

Gateshead International Stadium

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The Big Latch On

Exhibition Park

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Live Mural Painting: George Stephenson

The Biscuit Room

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Longframlington Gardens

Longframlington Gardens

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Samling Academy Opera: Venus and Adonis/Come, ye Sons of Art

Sage Gateshead

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Samling Academy Opera: Venus and Adonis/Come, ye Sons of Art

The Witham

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Ouseburn Festival

Ouseburn Valley

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North East Art Collective

45 Eldon Garden

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Monsters! The Good, The Bad and The Cuddly

The Word, National Centre for the Written Word

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Picnic Cinema: Sightseers (15) at Lowther Castle

Lowther Castle

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Picnic Cinema: Dog Soldiers (15) at Hamsterley Forest

Hamsterley Forest

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Bewick to BALTIC

The Hearth Arts Centre

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Cyclone Challenge Rides

Newcastle Falcons Rugby

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Tyne 6 Bridges Family Fun Rides

The Cycle Hub

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AIR at the Cathedral

The Cathedral Church of St Nicholas

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South Tyneside Festival Summer Parade

Bents Park

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Tanfield Railway

Tanfield Railway

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Potfest in the Pens

Penrith Auction Mart

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Potfest in the Park

Hutton-in-the-Forest

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Unlock your Potential with The Prince’s Trust – Leeds

Prince's Trust

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Unlock your Potential with The Prince’s Trust – Sheffield

Prince's Trust

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Unlock your Potential with The Prince’s Trust – Liverpool

Prince's Trust

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Emily Bronte Birthday Weekend

Bronte Parsonage Museum

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The Banqueting House Open Days

Gibside

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Where is Peter Rabbit? The Beatrix Potter Musical

The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

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Newcastle City Guides Walking Tours

Various locations around NewcastleGateshead

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Unlock your Potential with The Prince’s Trust – Newcastle

Prince's Trust

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FinanceCamp North East

St. James' Park

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BBC Newcastle Interactive Studio Tours

BBC Newcastle

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Vintage by the Sea Festival

Morecambe Promenade

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The Shop at The Station Time Capsule Art Project

The Shop at The Station

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The Northern Powerhouse Brew Series

Wylam Brewery

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Glitch Gaming Festival

Metro Radio Arena

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The Music and Dances of Northumbria

The Alnwick Garden

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Durham Folk Weekend

Durham

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The T-Shirt: Cult | Culture | Subversion

The Civic

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Kynren

Bishop Auckland

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The Bradford Bubble Up!

City Park

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Picnic Cinema: Withnail & I at Sleddale Hall

Sleddale Hall

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Building Nineteenth Century Leeds

Abbey House Museum

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Summer Artfest

Grey's Monument

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The Art Market

Grainger Market

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The Arts Society Presents

Tyneside Cinema

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folly! 2018

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal

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Great Northumberland: Summer at Woodhorn Museum Pitmen Painters: Resurfacing

Woodhorn Museum

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Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade

Hebden Bridge

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Tees Valley Youth Orchestra Leavers Concert

St Barnabas Church

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Just So Festival

Rode Hall Estate

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Viewpoints

Tees Valley - Various Location

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The Spirit of the North

Historic England, Bessie Surtees House

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​Arts’ Steamers

Newcastle Central Station

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Manufacturing & Engineering Show

Metro Radio Arena

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Bradford Literature Festival

Bradford City Centre - Assorted Venues

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Art in Newbiggin

Newbiggin Maritime Centre

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Heaton!

People's Theatre

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Nonconformism: Hebden Bridge Arts Festival

Hebden Bridge Town Hall

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Great Yorkshire Art at the Mercer Art Gallery

Mercer Art Gallery

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Towns and cities across the North of England can get involved in the biggest event in England this year by putting forward events, experiences and performances inspired by Great Exhibition of the North, which takes place from 22 June — 09 September in NewcastleGateshead.

Submissions are welcome from events and performances across the North that are open to the public or the business community and celebrate great art and culture, design, and innovation. Events that meet the criteria will be officially recognised as part of the ‘Inspired by’ programme.

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