Category Archives: Local Area

Explore Northumberland’s museums

Stretching over 60 miles and located in the North East of England, Northumberland is bursting at the seams with cultural, artistic and historical significance. If you’re visiting Northumberland and would like to explore its past and culture, visiting one of the many museums such as the ‘Roman Army Museum’ or the ‘Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum’ […]

Discover Northumberland on foot

AMBLE TOWN TRAIL Discover the history of Amble-by-the-sea renowned as Northumberland’s ‘friendliest port’ NORTHUMBERLAND COAST PATH The North Sea Trail incorporates the coasts of all countries touched by the North Sea. Northumberland’s section of this trail is called the Northumberland Coast Path which offers some of the finest coastal walking in the country. From sandy beaches to rocky […]

Birdwatching in Northumberland

Northumberland really is a ‘birdies paradise’ (Telegraph, 2010) and offers some of the best bird-watching spots in the country. Here on the coastline, summer’s hotspot becomes the renowned Farne Islands are home to terns, puffins, razorbills, kittiwakes, shags and guillemots and from close by Coquet Island you can catch a glimpse of Britain’s rarest breeding seabird, the Roseate Tern. Spring and […]