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Ed Sheeran At St James’ Park

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Singer songwriter Ed Sheeran is set to play Newcastle upon Tyne‘s St James’ Park on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June 2018.

Ed Sheeran St James' Park Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4ST June 2018

St James’ Park is just 20 minutes from our bed and breakfast accommodation by Tyne and Wear Metro.

Demand for hotel rooms is always high for popular concerts so we advise booking your room(s) as early as possible to avoid disappointment. At the time of writing we still have availability for all three of Ed Sheeran’s June 2018 concert dates.

If you have tickets for any of the above concerts and need accommodation for your visit to St James’ Park in Newcastle upon Tyne you can book your accommodation online with us here: online booking.

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The Hoppings 2017

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The Hoppings is an annual travelling funfair held on the Town Moor in Newcastle upon Tyne, during the last week in June. It is one of Europe’s largest travelling funfairs with over 300 rides and attractions.

The Hoppings Newcastle upon Tyne Town Moor

The Hoppings starts this Friday 16th June until Friday 24th June 2017.

If you are travelling to The Hoppings from our bed and breakfast accommodation the closest Metro station is West Jesmond which you can reach directly along the yellow line from our closest station South Shields.

If you are driving to The Hoppings there is on-site car parking for £3 per day. Sat-Nav post code NE3 4YD.

Each ride at The Hoppings is individually priced but you can use the discount vouchers below to save 50p off the ride price.

The Hoppings 2017 Newcastle upon Tyne Town Moor Discount Vouchers

You can take a look at what The Hoppings has to offer in these videos…

Also on display for the first weekend (17th and 18th June) is the Newcastle Military Show. More information is below…

Newcastle Military Show 2017 The Hoppings Newcastle upon Tyne Town Moor

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Medieval Mischief At Newcastle Castle

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If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation next weekend then you may be interested in Medieval Mischief at Newcastle Castle.

Medieval Mischief At Newcastle Castle 2017

Medieval Mischief includes…

Stalls at both the Castle Keep and the Black Gate including heritage crafts and local produce.

Something for all ages, look out for reenactors in costume.

This years event includes…
Northumberland Lace Makers
Greenwood Turning Demonstrations and talks
Wandering Minstral and Buffoon
Birds of Prey
Professor Fiddlesticks Balloon Modelling
Unicycling
Handcrafted goods and heritage crafts
Refreshments, food stalls and street food
Dawn of Chivalry – show and tell, dressing of the knight
Sir David & Sir Jez doing battle
Stocks & Pillory
Childrens archery
Local charities
Face-painting and sand art

You can take a look around the Newcastle upon Tyne’s Castle Keep on this video…

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Newcastle Foodies Festival

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Newcastle Foodies Festival takes place this Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June 2017 at Exhibition Park, Claremont Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PZ.

Newcastle Foodies Festival Exhibition Park Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4PZ

Tickets for Newcastle Foodies Festival at Exhibition Park cost £7 but you can you the special offer discount code NEWCASTLE241 to buy one and get one free.

Newcastle Foodies Festival is described as…

Watch Great British Bake Off Winner 2016 Candice Brown in The Cake & Desserts Theatre as well as Top Chefs such as Omar Allibhoy of Tapas Revolution cooking their signature recipes in the Stoves Chefs Theatre with MasterChef’s Juanita Hennessey, Tony Rodd and local Northumberland lass & MasterChef Finalist 2017 Lorna Robertson. We will also be joined by Actress, Chef & Author of Milly’s Real Food Nicola ‘Milly’ Millbank, Great Vegan Bake Off Winner Katy Beskow AKA ‘Little Miss Meat Free’, Author of One Pound Meals Miguel Barclay & Dan Coombes better known as ‘The Curry Guy’.

Feast in the Street Food Avenue; learn to bake in the Cake and Bake Theatre with Charlotte White ‘The Burlesque Baker’; enjoy afternoon tea in the Vintage Tea Tent; taste wine, champagne and craft beer in the Drinks Theatre; buy from local producers in the Artisan Market; kids enjoy the Children’s Cookery Theatre; live music on the Unsigned Music Awards Stage; enter the Chilli Eating Competition; refreshing cocktails from the Bar Bus, Pimms Teapot & Appleton Estate Rum Bus and have a fun day out in the VIP experience.

The festival is open on Friday 2nd June from 11am until 7pm, Saturday 3rd June from 11am until 7pm and on Sunday 4th June from 11am until 6pm.

The full three day Newcastle Foodies Festival itinerary is below…

Friday 2nd June

Chefs Theatre
12.00 Juanita Hennessey – MasterChef Finalist 2015
13.00 Amina Begum – Mivesi Spices
14.00 Omar Allibhoy – Tapas Revolution
15.00 Lorna Robertson – MasterChef Finalist 2017
16.00 Nicola ‘Milly’ Millbank – Milly’s Real Food
17.00 Juanita Hennessey – MasterChef Finalist 2016

Cakes & Desserts Theatre
11:30 Charlotte White – Mid Morning Muffins
12:30 Robert Allen & Jackie ‘The Baking Nanna’ Bundt Cake #TwitterBakeAlong
1:30 Lorna Robertson – Masterchef Finalist 2017
2:30 Charlotte White – Key Lime Pie
3:30 Lee Majhen-Todd – Rum & Raisin Brownies of Fondant & Apron Strings
4:30 Charlotte White Afternoon Tea & Gin Jam

Drinks Theatre
12.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier
13.30 TBC
14.30 There’s A Beer For That
15.30 Wines For Summer Drinking with Charles Metcalfe
16.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier

Healthy Living Zone
11.00 All Levels Yoga
12.30 Yoga Flow
13.30 All Levels Yoga
14.30 Yoga Flow

Kids Cookery Theatre with Kids Kitchen
11.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
12.30 Fun Fruit Cones
13.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
14.30 Fun Fruit Cones
15.30 Asian Noodle Doodles

Live Music Stage
11.00 The Academy of Music & Sound Gateshead
12.00 Chloe Chadwick
13.00 Katy Hurt
14.00 Axel Jansson
15.00 Katy Hurt
16.00 Lew Rey
17.00 Axel Jansson
18.00 Lew Rey

Saturday 3rd June

Chefs Theatre
12.00 Katy Beskow – Little Miss Meat Free
13.00 Nicola ‘Milly’ Millbank – Milly’s Real Food
14.00 Lorna Robertson – MasterChef Finalist 2017
15.00 Tony Rodd – MasterChef Finalist 2015
16.00 Dan Toombs – The Curry Guy
17.00 Juanita Hennessey – MasterChef Finalist 2016

Cakes & Desserts Theatre
11:30 Lorna Robertson Masterchef 2017 Finalist
12:30 Charlotte White Key Lime Pie
13:30 Tony Rodd – Chocolate & Hazelnut Tart
14:30 Lee Majhen-Todd of Fondant & Apron Strings – Rum & Raisins Brownies
15:30 Becky Cummings – Gluten-Free & Glamorous of The Pin Up Pantry
16.30 Charlotte White – Afternoon Tea & Gin Jam

Drinks Theatre
11.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier
12.30 Wines For Summer Drinking with Charles Metcalfe
13.30 ‘Errazuriz’ Chilean Innovations Charles Metcalfe
14.30 There’s a Beer For That
15.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier
16.30 Gin Tasting with Poetic License Distillery

Healthy Living Zone
11.00 All Levels Yoga
12.30 Yoga Flow
13.30 All Levels Yoga
14.30 Yoga Flow

Kids Cookery Theatre with Kids Kitchen
11.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
12.30 Fun Fruit Cones
13.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
14.30 Fun Fruit Cones
15.30 Asian Noodle Doodles

Live Music Stage
11.00 Axel Jansson
12.00 McGoozer
13.00 Axel Jansson
14.00 Lew Rey
15.00 TC Country
16.00 The Academy of Music & Sound Gateshead
17.00 Lew Rey
18.00 TC Country

Sunday 4th June

Chefs Theatre
12.00 Miguel Barclay – One Pound Meals
13.00 Candice Brown – Great British Bake Off Winner 2016
14.00 Lorna Robertson – MasterChef Finalist 2017
15.00 Tony Rodd – Well Dressed Plates & MasterChef
16.00 Miguel Barclay – One Pound Meals
17.00 Juanita Hennessey – MasterChef Finalist 2016

Cakes & Desserts Theatre
11.30 Lorna Robertson – MasterChef Finalist 2017
12.30 Charlotte White – Key Lime Pie
13.30 Tony Rodd – Chocolate & Hazelnut Tart
14.30 Candice Brown – Great British Bake Off Winner 2016
15.30 Becky Cummings of The Pin Up Pantry – Gluten-Free & Glamorous
16.30 Charlotte White – Afternoon Tea & Cocktails & END OF THE SHOW SHOW

Drinks Theatre
11.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier
12.30 Charles Metcalfe Presents The Wine Society
13.30 TBC
14.30 There’s a Beer For That
15.30 New Zealand Wines with the Antipodean Sommelier
16.30 Gin Tasting with Poetic License Distillery

Healthy Living Zone
11.00 All Levels Yoga
12.30 Yoga Flow
13.30 All Levels Yoga
14.30 Yoga Flow

Kids Cookery Theatre with Kids Kitchen
11.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
12.30 Fun Fruit Cones
13.30 Asian Noodle Doodles
14.30 Fun Fruit Cones
15.30 Asian Noodle Doodles

Live Music Stage
11.00 Kelliemarie
12.00 Rob Green
13.00 The Mockingjays
14.00 Curious Incident
15.00 The Mockingjays
16.00 Peach
17.00 Curious Incident

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The Late Shows

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If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation this weekend then you may be interested in The Late Shows – a free culture crawl around Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead where museums, galleries, artists’ studios, heritage sites and more who stay open late to put on events, exhibitions, performances and guided tours.

The Late Shows

The Late Shows take place on Friday 19th May and Saturday 20th May 2017.

You can view and download the full event guide for The Late Shows 2017 below…

The venues for this years The Late Shows are…

Ouseburn

36 Lime Street, 36 Lime Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ.
The Biscuit Factory, Stoddart Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1AN.
Cobalt Studios, 10-16 Boyd Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1AP.
Grow to Glow (meet on the wooden bridge behind Ouseburn Farm, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PA.
The Holy Biscuit, 1 Clarence Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1YH.
Hoults Yard, Walker Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2HL.
Jim Edwards Studio Gallery, 59 Lime Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ.
Labyrinth, Unit 13, Foundry Lane Industrial Estate, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1LH.
Northern Print, Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2NP.
Ouseburn Farm, Ouseburn Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PA.
Seven Stories, 30 Lime Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ.
St Dominic’s Priory, New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2TP.
The Time Bandits, (meet by The Cluny, Lime Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ).
Toffee Factory, Lower Steenbergs Yard, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2DF.
Tyne Bank Brewery, Walker Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2AB.
Victoria Tunnel, Ouse Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2BE.

Gateshead

Academy of Music & Sound, 191 High Street, Gateshead, NE8 1AS.
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA.
Bensham Grove Community Centre, Sidney Grove, Gateshead, NE8 2XD.
Dunston Staiths, Staithes Road, Gateshead, NE11 9DR.
Gateshead Central Library, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN.
Hatton Pavilion, Baltic Square, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA.
Hidden Heights Creative Studio, Arch 4, Hymers Court, Brandling Street, Gateshead, NE8 2BA.
Lawnmowers Theatre Company, Swinburne Street, Gateshead, NE8 1AX.
Sage Gateshead, St Mary’s Square, Gateshead, NE8 2JR.
Shipley Art Gallery, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4JB.

Quayside

Bessie Surtees House, 44 Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3JF.
The Cathedral Church of St Mary, Clayton Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5HH.
The Cathedral Church of St Nicholas, St Nicholas Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1PF.
Dance City, Temple Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BR.
David Fry Pottery Studio, 69 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SG.
Discovery Museum, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA.
Maple Terrace Masonic Hall, Maple Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7SE.
NBS – The Old Post Office, St Nicholas Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1RH.
Newcastle Castle, Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1RQ.
North of England Art Club, 55 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SG.
Swing Bridge, Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3RQ.

Newcastle upon Tyne City Centre

13 Grey Street, 13 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6EE.
BALTIC 39, 31-39 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1EW.
Breeze Creatives, Bamburgh House, Market Street East, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6BH.
Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QE.
Culture Lab, Newcastle University, King’s Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU.
Gallagher & Turner, 30 St Mary’s Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7PQ.
Globe Gallery, 47 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QE.
Grainger Market, Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5QG.
Great North Museum Hancock, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT.
Laing Art Gallery, New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG.
The NewBridge Project, Carliol House, Market Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6NE.
Newcastle City Library, 33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AX.
System Gallery, 2nd Floor, 22 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4PG.
Twisting Ducks Theatre Company, Broadacre House, Market Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6HQ.
The Cumberland Arms, James Place Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1LD.
Ernest, 1 Boyd Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1AP.
The Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7AD.
Jazz Café, 25-27 Pink Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5DW.
Kommunity, Market Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6BH.
Vicolo / Tyneside Bar Café, High Friar Lane / Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QG.
World Headquarters, Curtis Mayfield House, Carliol Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6UF.

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