Northumberland-based Stuart Halbert Foundation is handing out £500,000 to the Sage Gateshead
The idea for the event came from She’s Gott It! which, for the last six years, has been delivering a Christmas festivities in Edinburgh
New facilities for disabled children and their families have been unveiled at a Northumberland visitor attraction
A dedicated band of volunteers who help run one of the region’s leading visitor attractions have been presented with a royal honour
Sculptures by fine art students at Newcastle College are on show at the Duchess of North umberland’s Alnwick Garden
The Love Northumberland awards honoured 11 organisations and two schools at a ceremony held at The Alnwick Garden last night
THE tourism minister has dismissed calls for a regional body to speak up for the region’s industry.
THE man behind the magic of Disney is coming to Alnwick to spearhead an ambitious bid to turn the Northumberland town into one of the world’s top tourist destinations.
ABOUT 3,000 years ago, Egypt was ruled by a master builder.
CHILDREN – at least my two – seem to have bottomless pits for stomachs.
It is occasionally a tricky assignment getting answers to the questionnaire which accompanies the Monday Interview in The Journal.
A FIRE broke out at Alnwick Garden’s Treehouse last night, sparking a salvage operation after the wooden structure was waterlogged.
NEWCASTLEGATESHEAD Convention Bureau is set to offer conference organisers something different after signing up The Art Works Galleries, Northern Stage and the Apartment Group as new members.
THE sound of 20,000 Voices will be spreading peace and goodwill at The Alnwick Garden today.
ALISON, 53, became a professional artist after an illness meant she was unable to continue with her public sector career in international marketing.
ADAM Shepherd loves football. Like any 10-year-old boy he enjoys kicking a ball around with his friends.
A BID by the Duke of Northumberland to build a major new hotel in his ancestral home town has been given the green light – despite advice from planning officials that it should be rejected.
A BID by the Duke of Northumberland to build a major new hotel for visitors to his ancestral home town could be scuppered by council planners next week.
A LOVE of the outdoors has been captured in book form by a 33-year-old who is the youngest person to edit a Faber anthology.
ONE of the North-East’s biggest visitor attractions is to lead the fight against plans for a wind farm in Northumberland.
BEST-selling female artist of all time Mariah Carey knows her notes for sure; knowing her perfume notes means learning a whole new tune yet she’s produced her first fragrance with Elizabeth Arden which arrived in Boots, Debenhams and Superdrug at the weekend.
HUNDREDS turned out to see Prince Charles as he visited Northumberland at the weekend.
THE first Relay for Life took place at the weekend, launched with a moving lap of honour by people who have won their own battles with cancer.
THE 8.6 million overnight visitors who stayed in the North-East last year poured £940m into the region’s economy, new figures show.
SOME businessmen find success by constantly flying by the seat of their pants.
The big business stories to look forward to next week.
ENTREPRENEURS who have created sustainable businesses in rural communities are being asked to enter the region’s top business awards for women.
ALNWICK in the late 1990s was typical of many rural market towns.
CABARET comes to one of the region’s top tourist attractions this weekend.
There may be cabaret at Alnwick Garden on Friday, but come Sunday it will be carnival time in the town
BUDDING film-makers on Wearside are hoping to make an impact with two hard-hitting productions on substance abuse.
Carol Alevroyianni was involved in the first ever Fish Quay Festival, bringing world music to Tyneside.
NORTHUMBERLAND is responding vigorously to well documented problems in mining and agriculture.
MANY thanks to The Journal for highlighting the views of some of those who live and work in North Northumberland.
CHILDREN, families and pensioners found themselves surrounded by heroin addicts, Ecstasy users and loutish drunks at a top North-East tourist attraction yesterday.
Jane Blackburn, Chief Executive at Joined up North gives her My Place.
Tomorrow will see Miss China's UK contestants spending a morning in the Alnwick Garden.
The jet-setting Duchess of Northumberland is planning a major overseas tour to help net funds to complete her Alnwick Garden project.
Caring village cricketers, who set a new world record in honour of a popular team mate killed by asthma, are set to deliver a £40,000 boost for research into the crippling condition.
Iconic North-East images will greet passengers arriving at Newcastle Airport in a scheme designed to provide a striking welcome.