Christmas Traditions in Northumberland

If you are heading up to B and B in Northumberland this Christmas, either to escape the hustle and bustle or to see relatives, make sure you make the best of it by getting on board with some Northumberland traditions. Take the Boxing Day plunge People jumping into the sea…

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Top Festive Days Out In Northumberland

Yes, it’s that time of year again when we start to see sparkling lights adorning houses, Christmas trees appearing in windows and there’s a never-ending stream of Christmas music coming from every shop you pass. If you want to get into the festive spirit, but don’t fancy flying to Europe…

Top Regional Recipes To Try In Northumberland

If you are planning to stay in a B and B in Northumberland and want to sample the region’s delicious delicacies on your trip, make sure to give these recipes a try. Here are some of the most famous dishes people from the north-east love to eat.   Pan Haggerty…

All Fired Up for Guy Fawkes Night

If you are holidaying in one of the places to stay near Langley Castle in Northumberland this Guy Fawkes Night, there is an ideal opportunity to enjoy some flaming good fun for all the family. The Hexham Round Table Bonfire and Fireworks Event is being held at The Sele park…

The Best Of Northumberland’s Beaches

There’s absolutely one thing you must do from your bed and breakfasts near the A69, and that’s visit some of the truly wonderful beaches to be found along the Northumberland coast. If you’re keen to enjoy a really traditional family day out with the kids and their buckets and spades,…

Seal Pups Now Spotted On Farne Islands!

Animal lovers had better book places to stay in Northumberland quickly if they want to catch a glimpse of some very tiny seal pups. The first pups of the year have apparently just been spotted on the Farne Islands, so you’d better charter a boat for yourself as soon as…

Ghoulish Events To Enjoy This Halloween In Northumberland

If you are planning a trip to the north-east this half-term and want to get involved in some fun family-friendly Halloween activities while staying in a bed and breakfast in Northumberland, read on for some of the best events being held. – Hallowe’en at Ford & Etal Estates Taking place…

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Transformers Filming In Alnwick & Bamburgh!

Keep your eyes well peeled for Hollywood royalty if you’re staying in b and bs in Northumberland this week (September 16th), as the latest instalment in the Transformers movie franchise is filming at Alnwick Castle and on the beach at Bamburgh… which is very exciting news indeed for this wonderful part…

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Northumberland Named As One Of Best Places To Live In The UK

Now’s the time to book accommodation in Northumberland if you’re looking for somewhere to relocate your family – it’s just been named as the eighth best place to live in the UK, taking into account aspects important to family life such as sleep, childcare, crime, housing, ealth, sunshine and time spent…

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Could The Olympics Inspire More Cyclists In Northumberland?

British cyclists have had a great run in the 2016 Olympics already, walking home with several medals between them. Indeed, both Laura Trott and her fiancé Jason Kenny took home the gold medals in the omnium and keirin contests respectively. Trott’s award was her fourth Olympic gold, while Kenny has…