Hexham

Mary Ann Rogers with some of her tulip-inspired work

Mary Ann Rogers launches Tulipmania! exhibition in Northumberland

Tulips are bursting forth all over at Mary Ann Rogers' Northumberland home and will feature in her new exhibition

NBA National Spring Spectacular Sale attracts record livestock entries, with 152 head of cattle

From left, Roy Firth from National Spring Spectacular Show 2014 sponsor Crystalyx, judge Philip Parrott and Penrith-based showman, Neil Slack, with supreme champion Watabootie
Event will form part of the NBA Beef Expo, now regarded as key day for both showing animals and networking

Culture Magazine - May 2015

In this month's issue we've got music legend Bryan Ferry, bands performing at Evolution Emerging and news of the Hexham Gathering

Progressive folk group Pons Aelius set to perform at Hexham Gathering

Newcastle-based folk group Pons Aelius
The Newcastle-based sextet will be showcasing material from their forthcoming debut EP at the festival

Egger's Hexham investment programme triggers turnover rise of 61%

An aerial view of the Egger facility at Hexham, Northumberland
Egger has invested almost £95m into its Hexham plant over the last five years and sales have soared by 61%
George Osborne sits down after delivering his Budget statement to the House of Commons

Chancellor backs North Sea gas and oil but is criticised for failing to tackle infrastructure

Labour react as George Osborne makes his final Budget before the General Election

Kate Thick: As a species we are jolly good at putting our head in the sand

Syrian refugee boy Heval, with a bady injured leg suffered in bombing attack, mum Nuseiba at the Qushtapa refugee camp near Erbil in Kurdish Iraq
Journal columnist Kate Thick on why she wants to slap David Cameron and his cronies across the face

Journal opinion: A bad report - but a good response

Children at school raising their hands
The Journal's opinion column for Saturday, February 14, in which we say poor Ofsted reports are not yet a cause for crisis in Northumberland
From left, Roy Firth from National Spring Spectacular Show 2014 sponsor Crystalyx, judge Philip Parrott and Penrith-based showman, Neil Slack, with supreme champion Watabootie

NBA National Spring Spectacular Sale attracts record livestock entries, with 152 head of cattle

Event will form part of the NBA Beef Expo, now regarded as key day for both showing animals and networking

Egger's Hexham investment programme triggers turnover rise of 61%

An aerial view of the Egger facility at Hexham, Northumberland
Egger has invested almost £95m into its Hexham plant over the last five years and sales have soared by 61%

Hexham Auction Mart holds two-day fundraiser for Stay Strong Stu campaign

Hexham Mart auctioneer Chris Armstrong in action at the Hay Show
Since Stu Ridley was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, his postive outlook has inspired many to help raise awareness of the condition

About Hexham

Hexham is a market town 25 miles west of Newcastle, located in the Tyne Valley in the county of Northumberland. It is surrounded by small towns and villages including Corbridge, Riding Mill, Stocksfield & Wylam to the east; Acomb & Bellingham to the north; Alston & Allendale to the south; and Haydon Bridge, Bardon Mill & Haltwhistle to the west.

Videos & Photos

Janet and George Proud of Riding Mill

Property gallery: Riding Mill family home sits in beautiful grounds

Views from the home of Richard and Rosalind Maudslay in Brinkburn, Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland home makes the most of natural light

Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

 

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David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Graeme Whitfield
Business Editor
Mark Douglas
Newcastle United Editor
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer