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Heart of Morpeth Business Awards Ceremony

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

Heart of Morpeth Business Awards Ceremony

Heart of Morpeth Business Awards Ceremony

19 Oct 2017

7pm Riverside Lodge, High Stanners Tickets £20 from Lottie Thompson The shortlist for the panel-judged awards has now been published and the winners will be announced at this glittering award ceremony sponsored by Cookswell Citroen - Northumberland’s main Citroen dealer. As well as the categories... Read more »

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Jason Lowe

Lunchtime Organ Recital with Jason Lowe

20 Oct 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 »

Showtime - Music for Everyone

Showtime - Music for Everyone

20 Oct 2017

7:30pm New Life Christian Centre, Dacre St Blyth Music & Theatre Company Singers present a concert of hits from popular shows including Showboat, Les Miserables and Fiddler on the Roof Tickets £6 (£3 u-18 and unwaged) including an interval drink - available from the Town Hall, Chantry... 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 . Attended by representatives from the Royal Navy, Trinity House and the Collingwood Society. 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 »

Wednesday Market

Morpeth Wednesday Market

25 Oct 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 »

MAS Talk "Morpeth's Whaling Connections"

MAS Talk "Morpeth's Whaling Connections"

27 Oct 2017

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Dr Tony Barrow on "Morpeth's Whaling Connections" The second in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

Daisy Moon saves Music

Daisy Moon saves Music

28 Oct 2017

2pm New Life Christian Centre, 24 Dacre St NE61 1HW Northern Festival Opera presents: "Daisy Moon saves Music" Working with a childrens' author Kay Wadsworth, Daisy will be travelling back in time to meet Handel, Mozart, Beethoven and Bizet to defeat the Black Prince (he hates music!). Tickets:... 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 »

Rugby Club Bonfire & Fireworks Display

Rugby Club Bonfire & Fireworks Display

5 Nov 2017

35th 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 Family Tickets £15 Photo credit: David E Clark (OK its not the Rugby Club bonfire &... Read more »

Anna Tsybuleva - Morpeth Music Society

Anna Tsybuleva - Morpeth Music Society

9 Nov 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The Morpeth Music Society's 2017-18 Programme continues with a concert by Anna Tsybuleva (piano) J S Bach Largo in A minor Schumann Sonata No 1 in F sharp minor Rameau Selections Debussy Selected preludes See the Music Society website for details of season and... Read more »

A Concert for Remembrance Day

A Concert for Remembrance Day

11 Nov 2017

7pm St George URC, Bridge St "Musica Johannes" with a programme including Purcell Anthems, A shortened version of The Armed Man by Karl Jenkins, songs from WW1, and finishing with an Act of Remembrance including The Last Post, Douglas Guest's For the Fallen, Reveille and Jerusalem. Proceeds... Read more »

Two Minutes Silence

Two Minutes Silence

11 Nov 2017

11am Market Place Join the Mayor and Rector of Morpeth is the observance of Two Minutes Silence and an Act of Remembrance for all those who have died and suffered in war - particularly the two World Wars Read more »

Hell's Bells at Riverside Lodge

Hell's Bells at Riverside Lodge

12 Nov 2017

Doors open 5pm - band starts 6pm Riverside Lodge, High Stanners Hells Bells - The UK's Best AC/DC Tribute Act return. Tickets £10 - tel 01670 512771 Read more »

Remembrance Day Parade & Wreath-Laying

Remembrance Day Parade & Wreath-Laying

12 Nov 2017

10:30am Join the Mayor of Morpeth and representatives from community and youth organisations in the town parading from the Town Hall followed by wreath-laying at the Mafeking Park War Memorial, with two minutes silence at 11am 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 »

Civic Society - "Carlisle Park - Past & Future"

Civic Society - "Carlisle Park - Past & Future"

15 Nov 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road 'Carlisle Park - Past & Future' - Frances Povey, Area Countryside Officer, Northumberland County Council Second in the 2017-18 programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Civic Society Everyone welcome, coffee and biscuits served for a donation. Membership... Read more »

"Philadelphia" (1993)

"Philadelphia" (1993)

15 Nov 2017

6 for 6:30pm Morpeth Town Hall Screening of the 1993 film "Philadelphia" by Eyes Open in association with GMDT Community Cinema to mark "HIV and World AIDS Awareness" week Entry is free but please book tickets through Eventbrite - and the film will be followed by a question &... Read more »

Morpeth Matters Photographic Exhibition

Morpeth Matters Photographic Exhibition

16 Nov - 17 Nov 2017

in the Town Hall Ticket only preview and reception on Thursday evening 6:30pm - 9:30pm will on sale at Bin 21, Stait Photography and the Sun Inn shortly Contact Barbara Ross mob 07718 989566 Photo credit: Christopher Teasdale Read more »

Ann Cleeves "The Seagull"

Ann Cleeves "The Seagull"

23 Nov 2017

7 for 7:30pm St George URC Church, Bridge St Mystery writer Ann Cleeves talk about her latest work "The Seagull" - the eighth featuring DCI Vera Stanhope Tickets £6 from Morpeth Chantry TIC "A visit to her local prison brings Vera Stanhope with an old enemy: former detective superintendent,... Read more »

Mark Ritchie

Mark Ritchie

24 Nov 2017

7:30pm New Life Christian Centre, Dacre St Comedian & evangelist Mark Ritchie - fresh from his successful Edinburgh Fringe show "For the Love of God" Tickets £6 Read more »

MAS Talk "Old Gateshead"

MAS Talk "Old Gateshead"

24 Nov 2017

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway John Boothroyd on "Old Gateshead" The third in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

Town Christmas Lights Switch-On

Town Christmas Lights Switch-On

25 Nov 2017

Traditional Switch-On of the Town Christmas Lights in the Market Place 4:10 - 4:15 pm: Welcome and Introduction by the Mayor of Morpeth, Councillor Nic Best 4:15 pm: Carol singing, led by the Morpeth’s own Star Tenors with the Ellington Colliery Band 4:50 pm Christmas Address by the Rector of Morpeth,... Read more »

Mistletoe Fair

Mistletoe Fair

25 Nov 2017

11am - 5pm Morpeth Town Hall Traditional pre-Christmas Fair organised by Morpeth Town Council to coincide with the switch-on of the Christmas Lights With lots of cards and gift ideas, mulled wine, mince pies and maybe a surprise visitor all dressed in red with a white beard - and no! We don't mean... Read more »

"In the Frame"

"In the Frame"

23 Nov - 25 Nov 2017

7 for 7:30pm nightly St George's URC Church Hall, Bridge St The latest production from St George's Community Players Tickets £6 (or £5 for concessions - u-18 or o-65) from Morpeth Chantry TIC ‘In the Frame’ - a Comedy in 2 Acts - written and directed by Eileen Clark May is irritated by husband... Read more »

2017 Morpeth Poetry Recital

2017 Morpeth Poetry Recital

30 Nov 2017

7pm Morpeth Town Hall - a celebration the work of local poets past and present Ticket will be available from Bin21 and the TIC in the Chantry Contact Barbara Ross mob 07718 989566 for more information Read more »

"Come & Sing" St Nicholas Event

"Come & Sing" St Nicholas Event

1 Dec 2017

10am - 1:30am venue tbc Crafts and carols for pre-schoolers with Morpeth Methodist Church plus a special "St Nicholas story" to celebrate the start of the Christmas season. Contact Jackie Laidlaw 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. You'll be surprised quite how much of your Christmas shopping you can do at the farmers' market - and the 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 »

Real Reindeer at the Arcade

Real Reindeer at the Arcade

9 Dec 2017

10am - 4pm Sanderson Arcade Returning by popular demand - real reindeer to pet and feed - at the Arcade Read more »

Rotary Christmas Concert

Rotary Christmas Concert

9 Dec 2017

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

Civic Society Christmas Quiz

Civic Society Christmas Quiz

13 Dec 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road Christmas Quiz plus nibbles Everyone welcome. Membership £15 per annum. Any queries, email morpethcivicsoc@gmail.com. Read more »

Prince Bishop's Brass

Prince Bishop's Brass - Morpeth Music Society

14 Dec 2017

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The Morpeth Music Society's 2017-18 Programme continues with a concert by the Prince Bishop's Brass Dukas Fanfare; La Peri Clarke Suite in D J.S.Bach Fugue in G minor Farnaby Toyes & Dreames Barber Adagio Henry VIII Pastime with Good Company Mozart Overture... Read more »

Civic Society - "A Ponteland 'Local List'"

Civic Society - "A Ponteland 'Local List'"

17 Jan 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road "A Ponteland 'Local List' - Buildings and Open Spaces of Interest in Ponteland" - Philip Ham, Chairman, Ponteland Civic Society Third in the 2017-18 programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Civic Society Everyone welcome, coffee and biscuits... Read more »

MAS Members' Night

MAS Members' Night

26 Jan 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Morpeth Antiquarian Society Members’ Night - short talks given by members of the Society, followed by a pooled supper. Visitors welcome Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

Civic Society - "Morpeth Station Metamorphosis"

Civic Society - "Morpeth Station Metamorphosis"

14 Feb 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road 'Morpeth Station Metamorphosis' - John Curtis, Architect www.curtisarchistecture.co.uk Fourth in the 2017-18 programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Civic Society Everyone welcome, coffee and biscuits served for a donation. Membership £15 per annum.... Read more »

Kathryn Stott (piano) - Morpeth Music Society

Kathryn Stott (piano) - Morpeth Music Society

15 Feb 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The Morpeth Music Society's 2017-18 Programme continues with a concert by Kathryn Stott (piano) J.S. Bach Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Grieg Lyric Pieces Op. 52 Chopin Mazurka Op. 7 No 1 Wagner Isolde’s Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde Ginastera Danzas Argentinas ... Read more »

MAS Talk "The History of Bolam Lake"

MAS Talk "The History of Bolam Lake"

23 Feb 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Frances Povey on "The History of Bolam Lake" The fourth in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

Kinsky Trio Prague - Morpeth Music Society

Kinsky Trio Prague - Morpeth Music Society

8 Mar 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The Morpeth Music Society's 2017-18 Programme continues with a concert by the Kinsky Trio Prague Arensky Trio No 1 in D minor Martinů Bergerettes Nos 1,3 & 4 Smetana Trio in G minor Op.15 See the Music Society website for details of season and single... Read more »

Civic Society - "The Housing Market in Morpeth"

Civic Society - "The Housing Market in Morpeth"

14 Mar 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road 'The Housing Market in Morpeth & How it Relates to National Trends' - Charles Robinson, Rickards, Morpeth Sixth in the 2017-18 programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Civic Society Everyone welcome, coffee and biscuits served for a donation. Membership... Read more »

MAS Talk "Old Churches of Northumberland"

MAS Talk "Old Churches of Northumberland"

23 Mar 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Peter Reagan on "Old Churches of Northumberland" The fifth in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

51st Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering

51st Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering

06 Apr - 8 Apr 2018

Celebration of traditional Northumbrian music, song, dance, crafts and culture - not to mention humour Watch this space for details - including competition entries from January '18 Photo credit: Alan Starkey Read more »

Carducci String Quartet

Carducci String Quartet - Morpeth Music Society

12 Apr 2018

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The Morpeth Music Society's 2017-18 Programme concludes with a concert by the Carducci String Quartet Haydn Quartet Op. 20 No 4 Bartók Quartet No 4 Mendelssohn Quartet Op. 80 See the Music Society website for details of season and single concert tickets Having... Read more »

MAS AGM

MAS AGM

27 Apr 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Morpeth Antiquarian Society AGM followed by a presentation and pooled supper Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 Read more »

Civic Society AGM

Civic Society AGM

16 May 2018

7:30pm - venue tbc AGM plus an iIllustrated talk by Mark Lewis, Architect at Levitt Bernstein Last in the 2017-18 Civic Society programme Membership of Morpeth Civic Society is £15 per annum. Any queries, email morpethcivicsoc@gmail.com. Read more »

MAS Talk "(19) '30's '40's '50's & '60's"

MAS Talk "(19) '30's '40's '50's & '60's"

25 May 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Andrew Clark on the "(19) '30's '40's '50's & '60's" The sixth in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 59... Read more »

MAS Talk "Historic Lighthouses"

MAS Talk "Historic Lighthouses"

29 Jun 2018

7 for 7:15pm St James Community Centre, Wellway Michael Taylor on the "Historic Lighthouses" The last in the 71st annual programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Antiquarian Society Free to members, non-members £3 incl coffee/tea and biscuits. Contact Val Cowan 07887 594161 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 »