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What's On In Morpeth

Morpeth Food + Drink Festival 2018

What's On In Morpeth

More In Morpeth ? we think so ! visit Morpeth and discover there is something for everyone, from the regular Wednesday Market to the award winning Farmers Market, Fair Day and the Morpeth Gathering find everything you need to know here.

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Events

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Tim Harper

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Tim Harper

21 Sep 2018

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

Wednesday Market

Morpeth Wednesday Market

26 Sep 2018

Morpeth Wednesday Market Every Wednesday in the Market Place find a host of tempting stalls with everything from fresh fruit to tasty fish to fabulous flowers. Tell everyone about the market on Trip Adviser Read more »

MAS Talk - Seven Bridges: Crossing the Tyne Gorge

MAS Talk - Seven Bridges: Crossing the Tyne Gorge

28 Sep 2018

Michael Taylor on Seven Bridges: Crossing the Tyne Gorge First of the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors Annual... Read more »

Morpeth Lions Chinese Banquet

Morpeth Lions Chinese Banquet

1 Oct 2018

7pm for 7:30pm at the Mulan restaurant, High Stanners Tickets £20 each from David Armstrong. tel 01670 512000, email - davidarmstrong@waitrose.com or Les Sage, tel 01670 516859, email - lionlessage@gmail.com Numbers are restricted to 100 diners, who will enjoy an excellent set banquet menu. Members... Read more »

Northumberland Theatre Co presents "Heartspur"

Northumberland Theatre Co presents "Heartspur"

4 Oct 2018

7:30pm New Life Christian Centre Northumberland Theatre Co in association with GMDT present: "Heartspur" "a new play with music by Bob Shannon: The story of Harry Hotspur and the battle of Shrewsbury, set in gangland Newcastle in 1963, ‘Henry IV Part 1’ meets ‘Get Carter’ meets ‘Six-Five... Read more »

Darkest Hour (2017)

Darkest Hour (2017)

5 Oct 2018

7pm Morpeth Town Hall Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas Joe Wright Screenplay: Biography, Drama, History Rating: 2 hours 5 mins Read more »

NLS Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

NLS Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

6 Oct 2018

1:30pm for 2pm Ballroom, Morpeth Town Hall Northumberland Language Society Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture Michael Chaplin on "The Writings of Sid Chaplin" Read more »

St George's Autumn Fair

St George's Autumn Fair

6 Oct 2018

10am - 12noon St George URC Church Hall, Bridge St More details to follow Photo: Terry Hackett Read more »

Morpeth Food + Drink Festival 2018

Morpeth Food + Drink Festival 2018

06 Oct - 7 Oct 2018

Morpeth Food and Drink Festival 2018 Sixth Annual Morpeth Food and Drink Festival sponsored by Lexus Newcastle. Morpeth Food and Drink festival was launched five years ago and has since grown year on year. Now taking place over two days, the event not only features the very best in the regions food... Read more »

Food Festival - Week-Long Foodie Trail

Food Festival - Week-Long Foodie Trail

01 Oct - 7 Oct 2018

From the Monday (1st) before the Morpeth Food Festival through to the Sunday (7th) of the Food Festival - cafes, restaurants, take-aways and food shops across the town will have special offers and deals on. Make the most of Morpeth Foodie Week! Bridge St: Grape & Grain - purchase six bottles of... Read more »

Concert by Newcastle Cathedral Choir

Concert by Newcastle Cathedral Choir

12 Oct 2018

7:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Concert by The Newcastle Cathedral Choir arranged by Morpeth Guides. Tickets £5.00 may be obtained from Liz Kelly Tel 07714481089 or E-mail liz.kelly@jcpce.com or at the door. The Guides will serve refreshments. Read more »

Concert by Bewick Orchestra

Concert by Bewick Orchestra

14 Oct 2018

7:30pm St George's URC Church, Bridge St The programme, to be conducted by Robin Forbes, includes the Overture to the Marriage of Figaro by Mozart Samuel Barber's evocative Adagio for Strings the Eighth Symphony of Beethoven, and Mendelssohn's ever-popular violin concerto with Iona Brown,... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert - Alastair Anderson

Lunchtime Concert - Alastair Anderson

17 Oct 2018

12:30 - 1:30 (doors open 12noon) Lunchtime Concert in St George URC, Bridge St Admission £3 Read more »

Kammerphilharmonie Europa

Kammerphilharmonie Europa

18 Oct 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present Kammerphilharmonie Europa, string ensemble The opening concert for the 74th season will be a welcome return visit by the Kammerphilharmonie Europa. This popular chamber orchestra delighted the audience on their first visit in 2016 performing... Read more »

The History of the Northumbrian Olive

The History of the Northumbrian Olive

18 Oct 2018

2pm St George's URC Church Hall, Bridge St Tea-time talk: Laurence Benkhabeb-House on "The History of the Northumbrian Olive" with Tea, Coffee & home-made Jam & Cream Scones to follow Image: Terry Hackett Read more »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Caroline Hodgson

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Caroline Hodgson

19 Oct 2018

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

Annual St George's Charity Christmas Card Sale

Annual St George's Charity Christmas Card Sale

20 Oct 2018

10am - 12noon St George URC Church Hall, Bridge St Annual St George's Charity Christmas Card Sale & Coffee Morning with home-baked scones. Free entry. Read more »

MAS Talk - "Morpeth Cenotaph: WWI"

MAS Talk - "Morpeth Cenotaph: WWI"

26 Oct 2018

Angela Teasdale on "Morpeth Cenotaph: WWI" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription... Read more »

The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)

2 Nov 2018

7pm Morpeth Town Hall Community Cinema screening - tickets £6 available from GMDT, Chantry TIC and Town Hall from 9th October ​Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks,​Sarah Paulson Director: Steven Spielberg Screenplay: Liz Hannah, Josh Singer Genre(s): Biography, Drama, History, Thriller Rating:... Read more »

Morpeth Farmers' Market!

Morpeth Farmers' Market!

3 Nov 2018

Come and enjoy delicious local produce at the Morpeth Farmers' Market from 9am through until 3.00pm on Morpeth Market Place... ...with over twenty traders including Moorhouse Farm, Northumberland Poultry, Murphy's Kitchen, Ridley's Fish & Game, Geordie Bangers, Northumbrian Chees Co., Northern... Read more »

Annual Bonfire & Fireworks Display

Annual Bonfire & Fireworks Display

4 Nov 2018

37th Annual Bonfire Night & Fireworks Display (annually 1st Sunday in November) Morpeth Rugby Club, Mitford Road - gates open @ 5pm & bonfire lit @ 6pm Admission £5 each Under 12s £3 each Photo credit: David E Clark (OK its not the Rugby Club bonfire & fireworks display,... Read more »

Engegård Quartet

Engegård Quartet

8 Nov 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present the Engegård Quartet The Engegård Quartet takes its name from violinist Arvid Engegård. The Norway based quartet, including Arvid’s partner Juliet Jopling on viola, gave its first performance at the Lofoten International Chamber Music Festival... Read more »

Madame Butterfly

Madame Butterfly

10 Nov 2018

7pm Morpeth Town Hall Digital streaming of the Royal Opera production of Madam Butterfly Tickets £10 includes refreshments available from Morpeth Town Hall 01670-514314, Morpeth Tourist Information 01670-623454, GMDT 01670-503866 Frank 01670-510743. Ermonela Jaho, Marcelo Puente, Scott Hendricks... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert - Profiling Youth

Lunchtime Concert - Profiling Youth

14 Nov 2018

12:30 - 1:30 (doors open 12noon) Lunchtime Concert in St George URC, Bridge St Profiling Youth - piano and clarinet pupils of David & Jennifer Murray Admission £3 Read more »

Growing your own plants and vegetables

Growing your own plants and vegetables

15 Nov 2018

2pm St George's URC Church Hall, Bridge St with Tea, Coffee & home-made Jam & Cream Scones to follow Read more »

Lanterns & Lights

Lanterns & Lights

24 Nov 2018

2:30pm - 4pm Morpeth Methodist Church An Advent themesd event - bring a plastic pop bottle ( all other materials provided) and create lanterns Suitable for ages 4-11 yrs with their families/ carers, younger siblings welcomed (toys, simple crafts for them) Drinks & snacks provided - the event... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Morpeth Dispensary"

MAS Talk - "Morpeth Dispensary"

30 Nov 2018

Roger Hawkins on "Morpeth Dispensary" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert - Graeme Danby & Valerie Reid

Lunchtime Concert - Graeme Danby & Valerie Reid

5 Dec 2018

12:30 - 1:30 (doors open 12noon) Lunchtime Concert in St George URC, Bridge St Graeme Danby & Valerie Reid (English National Opera) Admission £3 Read more »

Emma Johnson & John Lenehan

Emma Johnson & John Lenehan

6 Dec 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society presents Emma Johnson & John Lenehan Emma Johnson shot to fame as the winner of the BBC Young Musician of the year competition in 1984. She is one of few clarinettists to establish an international solo career and appears with many of the world’s... Read more »

"St Nicholas Come & Sing"

"St Nicholas Come & Sing"

7 Dec 2018

10am - 11:30am Morpeth Methodist Church Crafts and carols for pre-schoolers plus a special "St Nicholas story" to celebrate the start of the Christmas season. Preschool event, nurseries and childminders - welcome - includes a visit from St Nicholas. Advance booking essential Contact Jackie... Read more »

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2018)

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2018)

7 Dec 2018

7pm Morpeth Town Hall Community Cinema screening - tickets £6 available from GMDT, Chantry TIC and Town Hall from 5th November Director: Martin McDonagh Starring: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell ​Genre(s: Crime, Drama, Rating: cert 15 Runtime: 1 hour 55 mins Three... Read more »

Messy Christmas

Messy Christmas

8 Dec 2018

11am - 1pm Morpeth Methodist Church Messy Christmas fun for all ages - lunch provided Free event but donations are welcome to cover costs Contact Jackie@morpethmethodist.plus.com or facebook Morpmethkids Read more »

Christmas Tree Festival

Christmas Tree Festival

06 Dec - 8 Dec 2018

St George URC, Bridge St Second Christmas Tree Festival in aid of Multiple Sclerosis Research & Relief Fund. (opening times tbc) Read more »

MAS Members' Night

MAS Members' Night

25 Jan 2019

Members’ Night: short talks, pooled supper The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription £17 Visitors... Read more »

Chiaroscuro String Quartet

Chiaroscuro String Quartet

31 Jan 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society presents Chiaroscuro String Quartet Since 2005, the international Chiaroscuro Quartet – from Russia, Spain, Sweden and France - has performed classical and early romantic period repertoire on gut strings with historical bows. This creates their... Read more »

Second Morpeth Movie Weekend

Second Morpeth Movie Weekend

08 Feb - 9 Feb 2019

The second annual Morpeth Movie Weekend organised by GMDT Put the dates in your diary and watch this space for more information... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Of Worms & Wonders"

MAS Talk - "Of Worms & Wonders"

22 Feb 2019

Chris Bostock on "Of Worms and Wonders - a reflection on the rich heritage of Northumbrian Folk Tales" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit):... Read more »

Leon McCawley

Leon McCawley

21 Mar 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society presents Leon McCawley Leon McCawley’s first successes as winner of the BBC Young Musician piano section and the 1993 International Beethoven Piano Competition have since been confirmed by his busy career as an international soloist. Leon is currently... Read more »

MAS Talk - "History of Warkworth"

MAS Talk - "History of Warkworth"

29 Mar 2019

Peter Regan on "The History of Warkworth" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription... Read more »

Jamal Aliyev & Jâms Coleman

Jamal Aliyev & Jâms Coleman

11 Apr 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society presents Jamal Aliyev & Jâms Coleman Rising star, cellist Jamal Aliyev, will perform a varied programme from Beethoven to Bridge. Originally from Azerbaijan, Jamal is studying with Thomas Carroll while completing his Masters at the Royal College... Read more »

Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering

Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering

26 Apr - 28 Apr 2019

The 52nd annual Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering - a festival of traditional Northumbrian culture - is as always over the weekend after Easter Follow the Morpeth Gathering website for news and updates as the event approaches - but it is guaranteed that the event will take place at venues all over the... Read more »

MAS AGM

MAS AGM

3 May 2019

Annual General Meeting with a short talk by Robert Young on "The History of Smail’s" and a pooled supper The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit):... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Bothal Observed"

MAS Talk - "Bothal Observed"

31 May 2019

Barry Mead on "Bothal Observed" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription £17 Visitors... Read more »

MAS Talk - "William Turner"

MAS Talk - "William Turner"

28 Jun 2019

Jared Johnson on "William Turner" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2018-19 (72nd Season) Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Entrance fee (inc. coffee/tea/biscuit): £1 for members or £3 for visitors. Annual subscription £17 Visitors... Read more »