Newcastle's China Town was buzzing with festivities early February, there were vibrant colours and tempting aromas to indulge the senses as the community welcomed in the year of the horse.
It's another exciting week in NewcastleGateshead and we've scouted out some of the best events and exhibitions happening across the North East to ensure you never have a dull moment.
Disney’s award-winning musical production, The Lion King, is to play the Sunderland Empire this September as part of their UK tour – with tickets on sale now.
This month we see another influx of new restaurants that have our taste buds in overdrive, with six new establishments opening their doors to the hungry people of the north.
They say that there is no more quintessential English ritual than the ceremony and serving of afternoon tea.
The guys who brought you big anthems such as 'Sex On Fire' and 'Use Somebody' are back. Kings of Leon will be playing Newcastle's St James' park on 31st May 2014.
Ahhhh...the pub! A quintessential part of the English culture and one of our favourite places to socialise with friends and family, as well as having a nice relaxing drink! We've come up with our top 10 pubs in NewcastleGateshead...
It may feel like the year has only just begun but there’s a half-term just around the corner and we’re here to make sure you make the most of the time off with the kids.
NewcastleGateshead is blessed with so many great bars so this has to be one of the hardest lists to ever compile. However, after many suggestions, lots of debates and some really tough judging - these are our top ten...
NewcastleGateshead has always been known as somewhere to let your hair done; a fun, vibrant and social city full of character where the locals are never short of a quirky anecdote.
Whether you're a keen cyclist or a total newbie, NewcastleGateshead has so much to offer budding bikers...
How fast have the last twelve months gone? It would seem time really does fly when you’re having fun, so I thought I best get planning for the year ahead and make sure all the unmissable events across NewcastleGateshead are firmly in my diary.
Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran returns to the UK with his first headline tour since 2012.
On Wednesday 2nd July 2014 one of the most acclaimed and adored solo artists of all time will take to the stage at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle for the first time in two years.
Tourism businesses were congratulated for the exceptional contribution they make to the region’s visitor economy at the North East England Tourism Awards 2013, held at St James’ Park.
Sunderland’s Stadium of Light is to play host to the North East’s biggest ever pop event, as AEG Live brings the phenomenal summer music event back to the region, as part of its wider UK Live events.
With so many great options it’s been hard to choose our favourites but after some serious consideration here is our rundown of the best Quayside restaurants in NewcastleGateshead.
Newcastle's Tyneside Cinema is inviting audiences to nominate their favourite romantic film in the run up to Valentine's Day with voting now open.
Blimey, what a whilrwind the last couple of monhts have been! It seems like forever since the clocks went forward and the days got longer...
It's been another hectic month in Geordieland with not enough hours in the day to make the most of everything that's been going on...
I absolutely LOVE Christmas so needless to say I've been in my element all month. From Christmas markets to winter walks and an endless list of places to eat, drink and be merry, there was always something to see and do in December.
Well hello there and happy new year, are you still sticking to your resolutions? As usual I tried to go on a diet after over indulging at Christmas but was forced to give up due the abundance of fantastic new bars and restaurants that have been opening up in Geordieland recently, not to mention the return of NE1 Restaurant Week!
I've said it before but I'll say it again, there is never a dull moment in Geordieland! July got off to a lively start thanks to the return of VAMOS...
June is one of my favourite months, the days are long, spirits are high and everyone starts to get that sweet summer feeling. While I've been out and about over the last few weeks I have certainly noticed a sense of excitement...
The dark nights have crept in and the temperature in Geordieland has plummeted but the last thing I'll be doing is hibernating, there's just far too much going on for that!
Another great month in Geordieland and Rachel has all the highlights from this month right here...