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52nd Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering – Day 3

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 pm

Festival of Northumberland’s traditional music and culture. + special “Ower the Watter” international themed events. Many free events. Prices: adult/unwaged/school age. Under 5s free.

09.30 – 16.30  CRAFTS EXHIBITION  as  Friday in the Town Hall

09.30 – 11.00 ORIENTEERING event (prizes at 12:00) in Carlisle Park

10.00 – 15.00  OUTDOOR ENTERTAINMENT & STALLS  Punch & Judy, Maypole, Ran Tanners, Time Bandits, story tellers  on the Market Place, in the Park, and in Sanderson Arcade

10.00 – 16.00 LIVING HISTORY activities: Archaeosoup & Rent a Peasant in the William Turner Herb Garden (Park)  Free

10.00 – 16.00 MORPETH CASTLE OPEN DAY history, stories & music. Arranged with Landmark Trust  Free 

10.30 – 15.30 FAMILY EXHIBITION art, family activities, stories, rail model (tbc).  Riverside Leisure Centre café, New Market    Free

10.30 CHURCH SERVICE St George’s UR Church, Bridge St

11.30 – 12.30 SONGS OF THE SEA with JIB (Jim Mageean, Ingrid and Barrie Temple)  in the Town Hall £4/£3

12.00 – 14.00   MUSICIANS’ SESSION at the Tap and Spile, Manchester St Free

13.00  – 15.00 TOWN TREASURES tours of Council Chamber, Mayor’s Parlour, civic silver at the Town Hall  Free

13.30 – 15.00 FAMILY CONCERT including Woolsington Community Strings, Northumbrian Ranters, 2018 junior  winners in the Town Hall  £2/£1 at door

15.00 – 16.00 KNIGHTS’ TOURNAMENT Dawn of Chivalry present a medieval combat tournament  at Morpeth Castle  Free

15.30 – 16.30  HANDBELLS WORKSHOP with Morpeth Bellringers at the Clock Tower

19.30 – 22.00 TOPETTE!!  Anglo-French supergroup in concert  in the Town Hall £12/£10/£8

Details

Date:
April 28
Time:
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.northumbriana.org.uk/gathering/index.htm

Organizer

Kim Bibby-Wilson
Phone:
01670 503866
Email:
info@gmdt.org

Venue

Morpeth
Morpeth, Northumberland United Kingdom + Google Map