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Hadrian's Cavalry

Roman cavalry will return to Hadrian’s Wall in 2017 in the form of a spectacular Wall-wide exhibition and events at attractions across the World Heritage Site.

Details are still be worked on but basic information can be found here:

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Coastal Fish Restaurant of the Year


Coast magazine have teamed up with the 2016 Fishing News Awards to sponsor a complete new category: the Coastal Fish Restaurant of the Year. You can nominate now. Don't miss the deadline of 25th March 2016.

The Award Ceremony will be hosted by celebrity chef and TV presenter Simon Rimmer and will take place at the Hilton Aberdeen Treetops Hotel on 26 May 2016.

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The AD122 Hadrian's Wall Bus Returns!


The AD122 Hadrian’s Wall bus service returns on Friday 25th March with a daily service running between Hexham and Haltwhistle until Sunday 25th September.  Buses will run roughly hourly and serve Chesters, Housesteads, Once Brewed (for Steel Rigg), Vindolanda, Roman Army Museum, Walltown and Greenhead.

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Visitor Attractions Survey 2015 - VisitEngland


VisitEngland's Annual Attractions Survey for 2015 has recently gone live, and all attractions in England should have received a short questionnaire either by post or email. VisitEngland hope to encourage all attractions in England to take part in the survey by the deadline of the 29th April 2016.

Read more: Visitor Attractions Survey 2015 - VisitEngland

Use our loo!

A great way for a place to make people welcome is if there is an abundance of local businesses that tell visitors ‘You’re welcome to use our Loos’.

The You’re Welcome Scheme is a voluntary scheme whereby local businesses allow the county council to advertise their toilets for public use without the need to make a purchase. Those businesses participating display a You’re Welcome sticker which identifies them with the scheme.

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New Event Venues Required


Causey Park Farm in Morpeth has been home to many calendar events in Northumberland over the years but now the Hogg Family are soon to retire and are looking to find new homes for the events that they host year on year.


Read more: New Event Venues Required

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