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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

26 Jun 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 »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Simon Brett

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Simon Brett

28 Jun 2019

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

Chamber of Trade Golf Day

Chamber of Trade Golf Day

5 Jul 2019

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 of team & individual... Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

6 Jul 2019

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of what they are selling Up... 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 »

Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

14 Jul 2019

12noon - 4pm Annual Picnic in the Park - family fun and entertainment organised by GMDT 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 Park. People are encouraged to bring their own picnic, however there... Read more »

Die Tonbande Concert

Die Tonbande Concert

16 Jul 2019

7:30pm Chantry Bagpipe Museum, Bridge Street Concert by Die Tonbande - singers from the Dueren Louis Braille Blind School. Germany Tickets £4 (concessions £2) - available from Chantry TIC 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 »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Paul Ritchie

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Paul Ritchie

26 Jul 2019

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Read more »

Afternoon Strawberry Event

Afternoon Strawberry Event

27 Jul 2019

2.30 pm in St George’s Church Afternoon Strawberry Event with Strawberries and Cream together with Tea or Coffee served at 2.30 pm followed at 3.00 pm with entertainment by The Grainger Singers. Tickets £6.00 to include all the above are available from 01670 515870. It may be possible to pay at... Read more »

Norton Owners Club National Rally

Norton Owners Club National Rally

27 Jul 2019

from 3pm on the Market Place As part of the Norton Owners Club National Rally - being hosted at Morpeth Rugby Club 26th - 28th July, there will be approximately 50 classic and modern Norton bikes on display in Morpeth Town Square. The Great North Air Ambulance and Blood bikes will be there too, raising... 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 »

Continental Market

Continental Market

08 Aug - 11 Aug 2019

Market Place - Thurs, Fri, Sat 10:00-18:00 Sun 10:00 - 16:00 The popular Continental Street Market event organised by RR Events is on its way to Morpeth this August for its first visit. Expect to find a mix of quality international themed traders from around the world. The event will feature... 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 »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Gabrielle Lewis

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Gabrielle Lewis

23 Aug 2019

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

Stan & Ollie

Stan & Ollie

6 Sep 2019

7pm Town Hall Community Cinema screening - tickets £6 from GMDT, Chantry TIC, Town Hall or on-line from early August - and on the door if not sold out Cert PG 2018 Running time: 1 hour 38 mins Director: John S Baird ​Screenplay: Jeff Pope Starring: John C Reilly, Steve Coogan, Shirley Henderson Genre:... Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

7 Sep 2019

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of what they are selling Up... Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with Bradley Creswick (Violin)

Lunchtime Concert with Bradley Creswick (Violin)

18 Sep 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 »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Tamsin Brown

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Tamsin Brown

20 Sep 2019

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

MAS Talk - "Northumberland Leather Workers"

MAS Talk - "Northumberland Leather Workers"

27 Sep 2019

Andy Bates on "Northumberland Leather Workers" Friday Lecture meetings are held at 7.15 pm in St James’ Centre, Wellway, Morpeth, NE61 1BN Visitors and new members always welcome www.northumbriana.org.uk 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 »

Peter Donohoe

Peter Donohoe

10 Oct 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church The society is delighted to welcome pianist Peter Donohoe to open our 75th season. Peter established himself as an international name when he won the silver medal at the 1982 Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow. His most recent triumph in the North East was in 2016... Read more »

NLS Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

NLS Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture

12 Oct 2019

1:30pm for 2pm Ballroom, Morpeth Town Hall Northumberland Language Society Roland Bibby Memorial Lecture Karen Lowing on "Recent Developments in Northumbrian & Scots Language in the Classroom" 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 »

Lunchtime Concert with David Hedley (Oboe)

Lunchtime Concert with David Hedley (Oboe)

16 Oct 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 »

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Ruby Topping

Lunchtime Organ Recital - Ruby Topping

18 Oct 2019

12 for 12:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Read more »

NTC present "The Stars Look Down"

NTC present "The Stars Look Down"

18 Oct 2019

7:30pm St George URC Church Hall, Bridge St Northumberland Theatre Co production of A J Cronin's "The Stars Look Down" dramatized by Alex Ferguson "The cage dropped. It dropped suddenly, swiftly, into the hidden darkness. And the sound of its falling rose out of that darkness like... Read more »

Annual St George's Charity Christmas Card Sale

Annual St George's Charity Christmas Card Sale

19 Oct 2019

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 »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

2 Nov 2019

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month (except January) running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of... Read more »

Remembrance Day Concert

Remembrance Day Concert

9 Nov 2019

6:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Remembrance Day Concert by “Musica Johannes” from St John’s Newcastle. This will be a fund-raising event for Charities. Tickets priced £6.00 including Tea, Coffee and Cake and availability to be advised later. Read more »

Lunchtime Concert with Voces Student Choir

Lunchtime Concert with Voces Student Choir

13 Nov 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 »

Christmas Lights Switch-On

Christmas Lights Switch-On

16 Nov 2019

Grand spectacular unified Christmas Lights Switch-On for the whole town centre including the Sanderson Arcade Plans are now underway for Morpeth Christmas 2019 And application forms for stalls at the events are now available. Download here Last year the event attracted just over 25,000 people... 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 »

Sacconi Quartet

Sacconi Quartet

21 Nov 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present the Sacconi Quartet The Sacconi Quartet has now been playing in its original line up for nearly two decades! The quartet is named after a twentieth century violin maker and restorer, Simone Fernando Sacconi - and three of the musicians... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Mediaeval Family Life"

MAS Talk - "Mediaeval Family Life"

29 Nov 2019

David Silk on Mediaeval Family Life The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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 »

Lunchtime Concert with Abbey Strings

Lunchtime Concert with Abbey Strings

4 Dec 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 »

Christmas Farmers Market

Christmas Farmers Market

7 Dec 2019

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month (except January) running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of... Read more »

Third Annual Morpeth Christmas Tree Festival

06 Dec - 7 Dec 2019

The Third Morpeth Christmas Tree Festival arranged by the Multiple Sclerosis Research & Relief Fund – based in Morpeth and hosted by St George’s United Reformed Church. Open to Schools & Residents of Retirement Homes during the day on Friday 6th with an opening event on Friday Evening... Read more »

Gitarrissima

Gitarissima

12 Dec 2019

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present the Gitarrissima Gitarrissima is a first for Morpeth Music Society! An all female guitar quintet playing an enticing programme of well-known tunes on their octave, concert and acoustic bass guitars. The ensemble was formed in 2001 and... Read more »

Mid Northumberland Christmas Concert

Mid Northumberland Christmas Concert

14 Dec 2019

7:30pm St George URC, Bridge St Mid Northumberland Chorus Christmas Concert. Further details to follow. Read more »

MAS - Meet the Members

MAS - Meet the Members

31 Jan 2020

Meet the Members - short history talks given by members of the Society, followed by a pooled supper. Non-members welcome The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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 »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

1 Feb 2020

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month (except January) running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of... Read more »

Metamorphoses

Metamorphoses

13 Feb 2020

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present Metamorphoses Metamorphoses is a recently formed trio originally inspired by the Mozart Kegelstatt Trio. All three musicians have established solo careers in their own right. Our concert will open with the Kegelstatt ( meaning 'a place... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Who killed Charles Ratcliffe?"

MAS Talk - "Who killed Charles Ratcliffe?"

28 Feb 2020

Liz Sobell on "Who killed Charles Ratcliffe?" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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 »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

7 Mar 2020

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of what they are selling Up... Read more »

Trio Shaham Erez Wallfisch

Trio Shaham Erez Wallfisch

19 Mar 2020

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present Trio Shaham Erez Wallfisch Trio Shaham Erez Wallfisch is made up of Hagai Shaham - violin, Arnon Erez - piano and Raphael Wallfisch - cello. All three musicians have flourishing solo and chamber music careers as well as their work with... Read more »

MAS Talk - "The Romantic North in Picturesque Paintings"

MAS Talk - "The Romantic North in Picturesque Paintings"

27 Mar 2020

Peter Regan on "The Romantic North in Picturesque Paintings" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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.... Read more »

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

4 Apr 2020

Morpeth Farmers’ Markets are held on the Market Place on the first Saturday of each month running from 9am – 3pm. Be local – and in Morpeth, we count that as being from up to 50 miles away Only sell their own produce, and Must be involved in the actual production of what they are selling Up... Read more »

MAS Talk - "Cresswell Revealed"

MAS Talk - "Cresswell Revealed"

24 Apr 2020

Barry Mead on "Cresswell Revealed" - followed by a pooled supper and AGM The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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... Read more »

Anna Fedorova

Anna Fedorova

30 Apr 2020

7:30pm Morpeth Methodist Church Morpeth Music Society present Anna Fedorova If you are interested in this concert, why not consider buying a season ticket - works out at £11.50 per concert - and support the society! Find out more on the website www.morpeth-musoc.org.uk Read more »

MAS Talk - "John  Dobson"

MAS Talk - "John Dobson"

26 Jun 2020

Dr Jared Johnson on "John Dobson" The Morpeth Antiquarian Society Programme 2019-20 (73rd 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 »