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What's On In Morpeth

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

Wednesday Market

Morpeth Wednesday Market

20 Feb 2019

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 - "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 »

Domino Drive

Domino Drive

23 Feb 2019

7pm St George URC. Bridge St Annual Ladies Coffee Club Domino Drive and two course Supper. Tickets £9.00 (£4.50 for 12 & under) available from Sarah Cleverley 01670 515257. Read more »

Nerve Agents in the News

Nerve Agents in the News

28 Feb 2019

2pm St George's URC Church Hall, Bridge St with Tea, Coffee & home-made Jam & Cream Scones to follow. Entry by donation, suggested £2.50 - £3.50 Read more »

Lions Casino Night

Lions Casino Night

2 Mar 2019

Monte Carlo is coming to Morpeth again when The Lions Club of Morpeth holds its seventh annual Charity Casino Night at Riverside Lodge. Tickets are now available by contacting Lions Simon Pringle on 01670 513169 or Ken Brown on 01670 515760. Read more »

An Evening with Tom Stoddart Hon FRPS

An Evening with Tom Stoddart Hon FRPS

5 Mar 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Rd NE61 1HU Morpeth Camera Club are hosting this special open night - ickets are £5.00 which include light refreshments. Tickets can be reserved by contacting Stephanie Robson, Tel: 01670 511507, robson-robson@hotmail.co.uk, or by visiting our Contact page on... Read more »

LionSwim 2019

LionSwim 2019

9 Mar 2019

9am - 5pm Riverside Leisure Centre LionSwim is a long-standing, annual fundraiser for organisations / individuals to raise funds for themselves or for other Charities. Lanes are being booked fast so if you are interested please contact Les Brindley by email brindleyleslie@yahoo.co.uk putting [Lionswim2019]... Read more »

Country Dance Club

Country Dance Club

9 Mar 2019

7:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Country Dance Club Evening. Suitable for all ages and abilities – all dances called. Adults £1.50, Children Free. Bring your own refreshments. Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Alnham & The Shepherd Memorial Stone

Footpaths Soc: Alnham & The Shepherd Memorial Stone

10 Mar 2019

Alnham & The Shepherd Memorial Stone Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 6½ miles Duration: 4 hours Start of walk: Park on the wide grass verge outside Alnham church, post code NE6 64TL. How to get there: From the south the approach is via Thropton and Netherton, from east or north leave... Read more »

The Northumberland Local Plan

The Northumberland Local Plan

13 Mar 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Road 'The Northumberland Local Plan' - a talk by a member of Planning Services, Northumberland County Council Fifth in the 2018-19 programme of talks organised by the Morpeth Civic Society Everyone welcome, coffee and biscuits served for a donation. Membership... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with  Richard Pinkstone

Lunchtime Concert with Richard Pinkstone

13 Mar 2019

12:30 - 1:30 (doors open 12noon) Lunchtime Concert in St George URC, Bridge St given by Richard Pinkstone (Tenor) accompanied by Ken Irvine (Piano) in a wide variety programme of songs from Italy, France, Germany and England. Admission £3 on the door 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 »

St George's Community Players - The Amateur Killer

St George's Community Players - The Amateur Killer

21 Mar - 23 Mar 2019

St George’s Community Players present “The Amateur Killer” – a ‘who-dunnit’ by Robert Scott. Performances at 7.30 pm each evening Lust, infidelity, blackmail, pride, murder and revenge are all promised. Tickets £6.00 for Adults, & £5.00 Concessions available from Chantry TIC from 29th J... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Longframlington

Footpaths Soc: Longframlington

24 Mar 2019

Longframlington Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 6½ miles Duration: 3 hours Start of walk: Meet at tank turn next to children’s playground in Longframlington village. How to get there: A192 north out of Morpeth to join A1 and exit after 300 yds on A697 to Longframlington village. Notes:... Read more »

Funny Bones and Wisdom Teeth

Funny Bones and Wisdom Teeth

28 Mar 2019

2pm St George's URC Church Hall, Bridge St with Tea, Coffee & home-made Jam & Cream Scones to follow. Entry by donation, suggested £2.50 - £3.50 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 »

Lunchtime Concert - The Bottlebank Band

Lunchtime Concert - The Bottlebank Band

10 Apr 2019

12:30 - 1:30 (doors open 12noon) Lunchtime Concert in St George URC, Bridge St Admission £3 on the door. Tea, coffee, biscuits available 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 »

Footpaths Soc: Tanfield Railway & Causey Arch

Footpaths Soc: Tanfield Railway & Causey Arch

14 Apr 2019

Tanfield Railway & Causey Arch Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 7 miles Duration: 3½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Andrews House Station car park. How to get there: Exit A1 at the Lobley Hill intersection and follow the A692 west towards Consett for about 2 miles, passing through Streetgate... 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 »

Footpaths Soc: Hethpool & Border Fence

Footpaths Soc: Hethpool & Border Fence

28 Apr 2019

Hethpool & Border Fence Start time: 11.00 am Distance: 8 miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Hethpool car park. How to get there: A697 towards Wooler. Go past Wooler along A697 (do not turn into town centre). Turn left onto B6351. Follow signs for Hethpool. N/B narrow... 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 »

Footpaths Soc: Percy's Cross

Footpaths Soc: Percy's Cross

5 May 2019

Percy's Cross Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 8 miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Powburn car park. Grid ref NU 06191654. How to get there: Take the A697 to Powburn. In the village, turn right between the Cheviot B&B and the play park. The carpark is at the rear. Notes:... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Ashington Woods & Country Park

Footpaths Soc: Ashington Woods & Country Park

14 May 2019

Ashington Woods & Country Park Start time: 6.00 pm Distance: 5 miles Duration: 2½ hours Start of walk: Meet at QE II country park car park. How to get there: A197 to Ashington then A189. Car park on left next to Premier Inn. Notes: Flat walk around the lakeside and some paths... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Wannie Line

Footpaths Soc: Wannie Line

26 May 2019

Wannie Line Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 6½ miles Duration: 3 hours Start of walk: Car Park behind the Former National Trust Regional Offices at Scot's Gap. How to get there: Take the B6343 from Morpeth to Scots Gap. The car park is not clearly marked but it is over the... 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 »

Footpaths Soc: Ellington via Ulgham

Footpaths Soc: Ellington via Ulgham

9 Jun 2019

Ellington via Ulgham Start time: 10.00 am Distance: 7 miles Duration: 4 hours Start of walk: Meet at The Plough pub in Ellington – parking on the road nearby. How to get there: A197 to Ashington then A1068 to Ellington. N Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Blanchland Circular

Footpaths Soc: Blanchland Circular

15 Jun 2019

Blanchland Circular Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 9 miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Meet at car park NY 964504 How to get there: From Morpeth take A1 south to Western bypass and join the A69. At Corbridge turn south onto the A68. After about 5 miles turn right at Kilnpit Hill... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Ford & Etal

Footpaths Soc: Ford & Etal

23 Jun 2019

Ford & Etal Start time: 11.00 am Distance: 6 miles Duration: 3 hours Start of walk: Meet at Etal Train Station car park. NT 925392 How to get there: Leave Morpeth north bound. Take A697 to Wooler. Turn off at B6354 to Etal. Park next to castle in train station car park. Notes: ... 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 »

Footpaths Soc: Halls of Coquetdale

Footpaths Soc: Halls of Coquetdale

7 Jul 2019

Halls of Coquetdale Start time: 10.30 am Distance: 8½ miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Harbottle car park. Grid reference NT93140474. How to get there: From the A697, take the B6344 to Rothbury. Then B6341 after Flotterton, keep right. Notes: Visits to Harbottle Castle,... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Warkworth Dunes Circular

Footpaths Soc: Warkworth Dunes Circular

9 Jul 2019

Warkworth Dunes Circular Start time: 6.30 pm Distance: 5 miles Duration: 2½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Beach car park in dunes, near toilets How to get there: Warkworth village - go over bridge turn right after bridge and follow road to car park on right Notes: Easy walk south behind... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Blaewearie & Cateran Hole

Footpaths Soc: Blaewearie & Cateran Hole

21 Jul 2019

Blaewearie & Cateran Hole Start time: 11.00 am Distance: 8 miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Meet at Old Bewick farm OS Map 332- GR 067/214 How to get there: Take A697 North, through Powburn; take Right onto B6346; after 2 miles, reach junction, turn left and Old Bewick farm is... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Ingram

Footpaths Soc: Ingram

4 Aug 2019

Ingram Start time: 11.00 am Distance: 5 miles Duration: 3 hours Start of walk: Meet at Ingram Bridge carpark. Grid ref NU018164. There are toilets and a cafe at the Visitor Centre about a quarter of a mile away. How to get there: From Morpeth, drive north on A1 then take A697. A few... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Dipton Mill

Footpaths Soc: Dipton Mill

18 Aug 2019

Dipton Mill Start time: 11.00 am Distance: 8 miles Duration: 4½ hours Start of walk: Dipton Mill Inn Grid Ref NY929610 How to get there: A1 south from Morpeth. A69 to Hexham. Leave Hexham on B6306 (Eastgate) towards Blanchland, Whitley Chapel. After 1 minute, turn right up Dipton... Read more »

Morpeth Food + Drink Festival 2019

Morpeth Food + Drink Festival 2019

05 Oct - 6 Oct 2019

Morpeth Food and Drink Festival 2019 The seventh Annual Morpeth Food and Drink Festival will be held on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October. 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... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Powburn

Footpaths Soc: Powburn

13 Oct 2019

Powburn Start time: 10.00 am Distance: 7 miles Duration: 4 hours Start of walk: Powburn car park How to get there: After sharp bend in Powburn, turn right immediately after last house. Playground visible. Parking at rear of buildings. Notes: Circular walk to include... Read more »

Footpaths Soc: Ellingham Circular

Footpaths Soc: Ellingham Circular

17 Nov 2019

Ellingham Circular Start time: 11.00 am. Distance: 5½ miles Duration: 3 hours Start of walk: Meet at Pack Horse Inn in Ellingham. How to get there: Take A1 North. 10 miles from Alnwick minor road signed Ellingham, Doxford Park, Chathill and Seahouses. Notes: Easy walking over flat... Read more »