Women of the Northern Coalfields
@ Mining Art Gallery
13 October 2018 - 24 March 2019
This exhibition focuses on women of the 19th century and their untold role in the coal industry and mining communities. Artworks and archival material challenge the long accepted view that women in northern mining communities were simply wives, mothers or domestic workers, content to sit on the side-lines.
@ Newcastle City Hall
05 May 2019
As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, Britain’s world-famous reggae band UB40 will release their first new studio album in five years, before going on the road on an extensive 40-date UK tour and heading to the City Hall on Sunday 5 May 2019.
The Simon & Garfunkel Story 50th Anniversary Tour
@ Darlington Hippodrome
29 January 2019 - 02 February 2019
Direct from London’s West End and a sold out worldwide tour, The Simon & Garfunkel Story comes to Darlington to celebrate one of the world’s most successful multi-award winning duos.
@ Theatre Royal Newcastle
23 July 2019 - 03 August 2019
Tickets from £22.50
The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back! Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron.
@ Sunderland Empire
12 November 2019 - 23 November 2019
The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back! Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, three-time Brit nominee and X-Factor winner, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron.
The Annual Lobster Charity Ball 2019
17 May 2019
Ticket Price £145.00+VAT Per Person
Enjoy an exquisite evening of canapés followed by our new Lobster Surf & Turf gourmet menu brought to you by the Award Winning Chefs from the Rib Room Steakhouse & Grill, complimentary bottle of wine per person and free-flowing lager and beer.
@ Life Science Centre
10 November 2018 - 24 February 2019
Grab your mates and head down to Life where the ice rink is open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. There's no need to book if you're visiting with fewer than 10 people, just turn up and pay on the day.
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