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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

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

1 Jul 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and they must be based with 50 miles of Morpeth. The market includes primary producers - selling meat, fruit & veg, sunflower oil etc, secondary producers... Read more »

Longhirst Village Open Gardens and Church Flower Festival

Longhirst Village Open Gardens and Church Flower Festival

01 Jul - 2 Jul 2017

Eleven stunning village gardens open including the Walled Garden with its original John Dobson Glasshouses. See our new website. ‘Our Favourite Poems and Rhymes’ Flower Festival in St. John’s Church Homemade refreshments in the Village Hall together with Craft Displays and lots of other attractions. ... Read more »

Wednesday Market

Morpeth Wednesday Market

5 Jul 2017

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

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Ian Pattinson

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Ian Pattinson

7 Jul 2017

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Lunchtime Organ Recital by Ian Pattinson of Lancaster Priory Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

Chamber of Trade Golf Day

Chamber of Trade Golf Day

7 Jul 2017

30th Anniversary of the Annual Golf Tournament organised by the Chamber of Trade played at Morpeth Golf Course. Entry fee for a team of four is entry fee £250 which includes all fees, lunch and buffet supper with wine, plus a free bar on the course With top quality prizes for first 3 teams plus a number... Read more »

Daliso Chaponda - Punch Drunk Comedy

Daliso Chaponda - Punch Drunk Comedy

7 Jul 2017

7pm doors open 8pm show starts Riverside Lodge Comedian Daliso Chaponda (as seen on Britain's Got Talent) in Morpeth as part of the Punch Drunk Comedy Tour. Age 14+ Tickets £10 on line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/PunchDrunkComedy or text (Name, No Seats, Venue - then pay on the door) to 0773 866 33... Read more »

Safe & Sound 2017 - Family Fun Day and Music Festival

Safe & Sound 2017 - Family Fun Day and Music Festival

8 Jul 2017

11am - 8pm Barnabas Stobhill Centre, Ninth Avenue 11am - 4pm Family Fun Day with entertainment, games for kids, market stalls, street food Tickets £1 in advance £2 on the door - then through until 8pm Safe & Sound 2017 Music Festival Combined tickets - Fun Day + Music Festival £3 in advance... Read more »

Alastair Anderson & Northlands with Folkestra

Alastair Anderson & Northlands with Folkestra

12 Jul 2017

7:30pm Town Hall The Pass It On tour reaches Morpeth... Alistair Anderson & Northlands. From the heart of Northumberland, Alistair Anderson’s exciting new line-up conjures the spirit of the landscape with music that is rooted in both the hills and the tradition. Alistair’s own tunes rub shoulders... Read more »

GMDT AGM

GMDT AGM

13 Jul 2017

7pm Town Hall The Annual General Meeting of the Greater Morpeth Development Trust - a chance to find about the diverse activities of the Trust both over the past year and in a ten-year retrospective From refurbishing the Town Hall to organising Picnic in the Park, from footpath building and woodland... Read more »

Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

16 Jul 2017

12noon - 4pm Annual Picnic in the Park - family fun and entertainment organised by GMDT This year's theme "The de Merlays - the first family of Morpeth" Admission to the event will be FREE and the activities will be centred around the bandstand area and extend onto the grassy areas of Carlisle... Read more »

SENRUG Meeting - with Walt Cartwright of DB Cargo

SENRUG Meeting - with Walt Cartwright of DB Cargo

17 Jul 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Town Hall SE Northumberland Rail User Group AGM with guest speaker Walt Cartwright, Area Operations Manager (East) for DB Cargo. The meeting is open to the public and free. DB Cargo UK is the largest rail freight haulier in the UK and a wholly owned subsidiary of the German Deutsche... Read more »

Summer Dog Show

Summer Dog Show

29 Jul 2017

10am Hilltop Farm Animal Sanctuary, Gorfenletch, Morpeth NE61 3DF Summer Dog Show hosted by and in aid of Newcastle Street Paws (offering free veterinary advice and treatment for homeless dogs in newcastle, York and Harrogate) Show starts at 12noon - and includes games, stalls and eight competition... Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

5 Aug 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and they must be based with 50 miles of Morpeth. The market includes primary producers - selling meat, fruit & veg, sunflower oil etc, secondary producers... Read more »

Hiroshima Day

Hiroshima Day

6 Aug 2017

8am Chantry Peace Garden (off Chantry Place) Join the Mayor and Town Council in commemorating the first use of nuclear weapons in warfare - concluding with a minute's silence at 8:15am - the local time when the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on 6th August 1945 - followed by distribution of origami... Read more »

Waterfest

Waterfest

13 Aug 2017

1pm - 11:30pm Waterford Lodge The shop may have closed, but that's not going to stop our annual music party, that is now the highlight of summer in Morpeth! Complete with a name change that rolls off the tongue considerably more easily than 'The First For Music Festival,' we will be bringing you... Read more »

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Daniel Cook

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Daniel Cook

25 Aug 2017

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Lunchtime Organ Recital by Daniel Cook of Westminster Abbey Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

Live Charity Wrestling

Live Charity Wrestling

27 Aug 2017

from 1pm at Miners Welfare, Stobswood Charity Wrestling organised by BWF Magazine in aid of Muscular Dystrophy research CARD (subject to change)! Martin Kirby VS Gabriel Kidd H.T Drake to defend his championship Prospect VS The Tyne Wear Wolves Little Miss Roxxy Open Challenge 10 Man Rumble... Read more »

Community Cinema "Florence Foster Jenkins" (2016)

Community Cinema "Florence Foster Jenkins" (2016)

1 Sep 2017

7pm Town Hall Community cinema screening of the 2016 film "Florence Foster Jenkins" http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt4136084/ Tickets £6 from GMDT, Chantry TIC and MTC from 9th August - and on the door if not sold out Morpeth Community Cinema is run by GMDT Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

2 Sep 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and they must be based with 50 miles of Morpeth. The market includes primary producers - selling meat, fruit & veg, sunflower oil etc, secondary producers... Read more »

Meet the Mayor

Meet the Mayor

4 Sep 2017

2pm - 4pm Town Hall A chance to drop-in and meet the Mayor, Cllr Nic Best, and have a cup of tea and a slice of cake (made by a local café) If you've already met the Mayor - you can go straight to the cake! Free entry - all welcome Read more »

HODS: Civic Treasures

HODS: Civic Treasures

7 Sep 2017

2pm - 4pm Town Hall Guided tours of the Council Chamber and Mayor's Parlour with a rare chance to see the town's Civic Treasures including the oldest mace still in actual use in the country. Free entry - all welcome Part of Morpeth's Heritage Open Days Programme 2017 Read more »

HODS: "Collingwood's Midshipmen"

HODS: "Collingwood's Midshipmen"

7 Sep 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Town Hall Dr Tony Barrow gives a talk on "Collingwood's Midshipmen" as part of the Collingwood Society's contribution to Morpeth's Heritage Open Days Programme 2017 Read more »

A Jazzberry Event

A Jazzberry Event

9 Sep 2017

12:30 - 1:30pm St George URC, Bridge St A Jazzberry Event with music from The Virtuoso Jazz Trio led by George Macdonald plus Strawberries and Cream. Tickets £5.00 from Gillian or Ken 01670 515870 Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with David Murray

Lunchtime Concert with David Murray

13 Sep 2017

12:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Lunchtime Concert – a Piano Recital given by David Murray with works by Haydn, Brahms, Debussy & Rachmaninov. Tickets £3.00 at the door. Doors open at Noon with tea, coffee & biscuits available. Read more »

Tea Time Talks "Henry Dancer Days"

Tea Time Talks "Henry Dancer Days"

14 Sep 2017

2:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Tea-Time Talk about the Children’s Cancer Charity “Henry Dancer Days” and the distraction therapy work being done in the RVI Newcastle and elsewhere presented by Charity Founder & Manager, Jane Nattrass, Henry’s Mum. This will be followed by Tea with Jam &... Read more »

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Jason Lowe

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Jason Lowe

20 Oct - 20 Sep 2017

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Lunchtime Organ Recital by Jason Lowe of Durham Cathedral Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

NTC present "Barnaby Rudge"

NTC present "Barnaby Rudge"

23 Sep 2017

Stewart Howson's adaptation of the Dickens' classic following up his highly successful adaptation of "The Old Curiosity Shop" Set against the backdrop of the Gordon Riots of 1780, ‘Barnaby Rudge’ is absolutely a play for today. A story of mystery and suspense which begins with an unsolved... Read more »

Mayor's Charity Curry Night

Mayor's Charity Curry Night

25 Sep 2017

7pm Manzil's Restaurant, Market Place A curry night with the Mayor in aid of Wansbeck Valley Food Bank - with a Bollywood dancer and possibly some sponsored Bhangra dancing by town councillors Tickets £20 - limited to a total of 60 - available from the Town Hall from the beginning of August Read more »

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Ian Hare

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Ian Hare

29 Sep 2017

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Lunchtime Organ Recital by Ian Hare of Cumbria Admission free though donations are invited, light refreshments served before the recital Read more »

Pearl of Africa Choir

Pearl of Africa Choir

30 Sep 2017

7pm Morpeth Methodist Church The popular Ugandan children's choir and dance troupe return to Morpeth. Entry free with donations to the Pearl of Africa Child Care charity invited Read more »

Community Cinema "45 Years" (2015)

Community Cinema "45 Years" (2015)

7 Oct 2017

7pm Town Hall Community cinema screening of the 2015 film "45 Years" http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt3544082/ Tickets £6 from GMDT, Chantry TIC and MTC from 4th Sept - and on the door if not sold out Morpeth Community Cinema is run by GMDT Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

07 Oct - 8 Oct 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place The October farmers market is part of the Morpeth Food & Drink Festival - and the 2017 Festival - the 5th annual event - is to be held over two days. Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with Abbey Strings

Lunchtime Concert with Abbey Strings

11 Oct 2017

12:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Lunchtime Concert – Violin Duettists “Abbey Strings” accompanied by Ken Irvine (Piano) with a programme of Classical & Light Music Trios & Solos. Tickets £3.00 at the door. Doors open at Noon with tea, coffee & biscuits available. Read more »

Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

14 Oct 2017

2pm Town Hall The Northumbrian Language Society honours its founder with an annual Memorial Lecture on aspects of dialect and speech Free entry Level access Read more »

Toast to Admiral Lord Collingwood

Toast to Admiral Lord Collingwood

21 Oct 2017

11:45am Town Hall Join the Mayor and Town Council in marking Trafalgar Day by laying a wreath on the bust of Lord Collingwood - victor of Trafalgar - in the Town Hall, and then - at 12noon - drinking a toast in grog to the Admiral on the steps of his Morpeth home, Collingwood House in Oldgate. Attended... Read more »

Charity Christmas Card Sale

Charity Christmas Card Sale

21 Oct 2017

10am - 12noon St George URC, Bridge St Charity Card Sale with representatives from Local & National Charities. Entry Free. Tea, Coffee & Scones available. Read more »

Community Cinema "Everest" (2015)

Community Cinema "Everest" (2015)

3 Nov 2017

7pm Town Hall Community cinema screening of the 2015 film "Everest" http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt2719848/ Tickets £6 from GMDT, Chantry TIC and MTC from 9th Oct - and on the door if not sold out Morpeth Community Cinema is run by GMDT Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

4 Nov 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and they must be based with 50 miles of Morpeth. The market includes primary producers - selling meat, fruit & veg, sunflower oil etc, secondary producers... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with Rosie Burgering

Lunchtime Concert with Rosie Burgering

15 Nov 2017

12:30pm St George URC. Bridge St Lunchtime Concert with Soprano Rosie Burgering and Friends from Durham University Music School. Tickets £3.00 at the door. Doors open at Noon with tea, coffee & biscuits available. Read more »

Community Cinema "Inside Out" (2015)

Community Cinema "Inside Out" (2015)

1 Dec 2017

7pm Town Hall Community Cinema screening of the 2015 film "Inside Out" Tickets £6 available from GMDT, Chantry TIC or the Town Hall from 6th November - and on the door if not sold out Morpeth Community Cinema is run by GMDT Read more »

Christmas Farmers' Market

Christmas Farmers Market

2 Dec 2017

9am - 3pm Market Place Traders at farmers' markets may only sell their own produce, made as far as possible from locally sourced ingredients - and they must be based with 50 miles of Morpeth. The market includes primary producers - selling meat, fruit & veg, sunflower oil etc, secondary producers... Read more »

Pre Christmas Lunchtime Concert

Pre Christmas Lunchtime Concert

6 Dec 2017

12:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Our Pre-Christmas Lunchtime Concert with return visit by Jazz Guitar Duo James Birkett and Bradley Johnson. Tickets £3.00 at the door. Doors open at Noon with Complimentary Mulled Wine, and Shortbread served from Noon, Tea, Coffee & Biscuits also available... Read more »

Rotary Christmas Concert

Rotary Christmas Concert

9 Dec 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Watch this space for details Read more »