Upcoming Events

  • 24th May 2019

    Dry Water Arts: Woman Made exhibition launch

    Time: 5-7pm
    Location: Dry Water Arts Centre, Wellwood St NE65 0FG

    Friday 24th May 5 til 7pm. Woman Made Exhibition Launch and live music -
    Cost: Free
    An exhibition celebrating the cultural and creative role of women in Northumberland. Come and join us for a wonderful social evening with live music.

    Further information on website www.drywaterarts.uk
    Dry Water Arts Centre - Wellwood Street Amble NE65 0FG Tel 07542 141411
    email : info@drywaterarts.uk

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  • 25th May 2019

    Jazz at St Cuthbert’s parish hall

    Time: 12-3pm
    Location: St Cuthbert's Parish Hall, Amble

    St Cuthbert’s Church invites you to join them for a Jazz Concert on 25 May from 12 noon until 3pm. in the Parish Hall on Dovecote St. Enjoy a ploughman’s lunch (with a licensed bar!) while listening to the music of Classic Swing, an established jazz and swing band.
    Tickets £10, to include lunch and proceeds are to go to St Cuthbert’s ‘Fit for the Future’ church improvement fund.
    Tickets available in advance please from N&F Young or a member of the events team in church.

  • 25th May 2019

    Amble Puffin Festival 25-27 May

    Time: 10am
    Location: Amble Town Sq and various

    Kite display on the Braid

    Fair in the Square. Craft + food stalls and children’s
    amusements From 11am in the Town Square

    Puffins ahoy! Footage of puffins on Coquet Island. In the Town Square

    Morning history walk: Harry’s ramble around Amble.
    With Harry McQuillen. Meet 10am Town Sq

    Puffin art at the Amble Inn:
    Activities and celebrations The Amble Inn

    Print a Puffin Workshops: A fun printing session where you
    will print a bag or a tea towel with Puffins and fish. Suitable
    for all ages. Booking essential www.drywaterarts.uk £5pp. 10-11am, 12-1pm, 2-3pm Dry Water Arts

    Live Music: Caribbean Steel Band. Tenth Avenue Band. Throughout the day. In the Town Sq

    Artists in the Dovecote: Romy Lazzari & Lorraine Duquemin. 11.30 -3.30pm At the Dovecote Centre

    Live Performances:
    Dansformation
    Puffin Theatre Club. Town Sq
    Tom Greenfield kiteflyer on stilts! Town Centre
    Pop up poet Ian Williams

    Children’s Storytelling with Stephen Finlay.
    Interactive storytelling for 4 – 12yrs. TBC

    Afternoon nature walk: Birds and flowers of the estuary.
    With Atholl Swanston. Meet 2pm at Town Sq

    Puffintastic Crafts. Puffin-themed crafts.
    With Sheila Cartright. Children must be
    accompanied by an adult. £2 per child 11-3pm Seafood Centre

    Stand up Paddleboard taster sessions.
    Sessions last 30mins. Ring Jon to book 07944398115. various

    Talk+workshop: Local artist, Nevill Wilson, will show you
    how to produce a dry point print by working on take-away lids
    with a sharp screw! Wear old clothes as this can be messy.
    An apron will be supplied if you want to have a go. £3pp* 2pm-3.30pm Dovecote Centre

    Talk+demonstration: Kate Wilson is an enthusiastic
    amateur local willow weaver who will demonstrate
    how you can make a simple bird feeder out of willow £3pp* 4pm-5.30pm Dovecote Centre

    Evening event: Cloudberries perform original modern folk,
    blues and acoustic arrangements of songs they love. They
    write songs that celebrate Northumberland and North East
    heritage. + Bar £3pp* 7pm-9pm Dovecote Centre

    Canoeing: Sunset Estuary Tour with Coquet Shorebase Trust
    £30 adult £20 under 18s.
    www.coquetshorebase.org.uk 01665710367 7pm-10. 30pm Shorebase Trust

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  • 26th May 2019

    Amble Puffin Festival 25-27 May

    Time: 10am
    Location: Amble Town Square + various

    Kite display on the Braid

    Fair in the Square. Craft + food stalls and children’s
    amusements From 11am in the Town Square

    Drop-in morning talk with RSPB warden Paul Morrison.
    Everything you ever wanted to know about the
    Puffins on Coquet Island. Personalised session including
    live streaming of the puffins on Coquet Island. 10.30am-12.30pm At Fourways2

    Walking football tournament: Free 10-3pm At running track pitch (Welfare).

    Puffin art at the Amble Inn
    Activities and celebrations The Amble Inn

    Morning nature walk around Hauxley Discovery Centre
    With Tim Mason. Booking essential. Ring 0777 151 5469. 11am Meet at Hauxley


    Puffin Print and Prose: combine printing using our lovely
    wooden letterpress with creative writing.
    Suitable for all ages. Free. 10am-12 Noon. At Dry Water Arts

    PARRT dog show. Registration from 11am. Show starts at 1pm On the Braid, by the beacon.

    Live Performance: Pop up poet Ian Williams various Town Centre

    Live Music: Caribbean Steel Band.
    Tom O’Donnell. Throughout the day. Town Sq

    Amble cadets: Fieldcraft and First Aid stand Town Sq

    Stand up Paddleboard taster sessions.
    Sessions last 30mins. Ring Jon to book 07944398115. various

    Children’s Storytelling with Stephen Finlay.
    Interactive storytelling for 4 – 12yrs. TBC

    2pm Talk: Local author Bart Rippon will talk about the
    journey along the old Amble branch railway line and
    through time starting in 1849 until 1969 the end of coal exports
    and before the staithes were demolished. Come along for the
    train ride of how it used to be in Amble 50 years ago. £3pp* 2pm-3.30pm Dovecote Centre

    Afternoon history walk: Harry’s ramble around Amble.
    With Harry McQuillen. Meet 2pm Town Sq

    Puffintastic Crafts. Puffin-themed crafts.
    With Sheila Cartright. Children must be
    accompanied by an adult. £2 per child 11-3pm Seafood Centre.

    4pm Talk: Vince Hunt author, of 3 war travel logs on Norway, Latvia
    and Poland, journalist, BBC music radio presenter, lecturer. Vince will
    talk about Latvia’s environmental movement in1990’s £3pp* 4pm-5.30pm Dovecote Centre

    Puffin Burrow Yoga Nidra: a deeply relaxing form of guided
    meditation a bit like being in a warm and safe puffin burrow!!
    Cost: £10 (adults) 4pm-5.30pm At Dry Water Arts

    Puffins ahoy! Footage of puffins on Coquet Island. In the Town Square

    Evening talk: Tim Mason: Wildlife Photographer
    and Northumberland Wildlife Trust volunteer.
    Wildlife from Amble to Cresswell. Suitable for any age. £3pp* 7pm-8.30pm Dovecote Centre

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  • 26th May 2019

    Junior Turner at the Radcliffe Club

    Time: 9pm
    Location: Radcliffe Club, Charles Rd, Amble

    Guest Artist Junior Turner from 9pm £2 entry

  • 27th May 2019

    Family fun day at the Radcliffe club

    Time: 12-3pm
    Location: Radcliffe Club, Charles Rd, Amble

    Family fun day 12-3pm free entry. All day wristbands £4

  • 27th May 2019

    Amble Puffin Festival 25-27 May

    Time: 10am
    Location: Amble Town Sq and various

    Kite display on the Braid

    Fair in the Square. Craft + food stalls and children’s
    amusements From 11am in the Town Square

    Puffins ahoy! Footage of puffins on Coquet Island. In the Town Square

    Morning history walk: Harry’s ramble around Amble.
    With Harry McQuillen. Meet 10am Town Sq

    Puffin art at the Amble Inn
    Activities and celebrations The Amble Inn

    Kick Start Sports: Throwing, catching, kicking,
    running and jumping! Free
    On the Braid
    Dry Water Arts afternoon workshop:
    Silver Clay Puffin / fish pendant workshop. Booking
    essential www.drywaterarts.uk Once fired this piece is solid silver.
    Cost: £40. Price includes silver clay and silver necklace. 10am-12pm At Dry Water Arts

    Go paddling activities: Come and try sit on top kayaks,
    open canoes, etc with Coquet Canoe Club.
    All ages, but under 8s need an adult to go on the water
    with them.£3 for around 20 – 30 mins on the water. 10am -1pm. At the Little Shore

    Live Performances: Pop up poet Ian Williams, Brian English,
    Tribe Zuza, Harbour Lights Choir, Amble Sword,
    Liam Dobey, Abbie Wilson, The Band2 Throughout the day. In the Town Sq/Town centre


    Dry Water Arts afternoon workshop: Enameled Fish Pendants.
    Fun workshop where you can decorate a copper fish with
    enameling powders which are fired in minutes in a mini kiln
    and then finished off with a silver chain. Booking essential
    www.drywaterarts.uk Cost: £15. Suitable for all ages. 2 sessions. 1pm-2pm & 2.30pm-3.30pm Dry Water Arts

    Children’s Storytelling with Stephen Finlay.
    Interactive storytelling for 4 – 12yrs. TBC

    Puffintastic Crafts. Puffin-themed crafts.
    With Sheila Cartright. Children must be
    accompanied by an adult. £2 per child 11-3pm Seafood Centre.

    Afternoon nature walk: Flowers of the dunes.
    With Atholl Swanston. 2pm Meet at Town Sq

    Stand up Paddleboard taster sessions.
    Sessions last 30mins. Ring Jon to book 07944398115. various

    Pottery Painting: Suitable for all ages. 1-4pm at 42 Queen St.

    2pm Talk: Richard Ilderton, British Divers Marine Life Rescue.
    He will talk about the day to day work of the (BDMLR)
    nationally and internationally, their local rescue work,
    and the seal rehabilitation facility and activities. £3pp* 2pm-3.30pm Dovecote Centre

    4pm Talk: Photographer Ivor Rackham:
    Reality: The camera always lies. Ivor says, what we perceive as
    reality doesn’t encompass everything that is real. The camera
    always lies but that is what makes photography magical. £3pp* 4pm-5.30pm Dovecote Centre


    EVERYDAY
    To see the puffins, and thousands of other seabirds, take a Puffin Cruise from the Harbour (weather permitting). Booking essential. Ring 01665 711975 or 07752 861914. See ad above.
    • Look out for Tommy Noddy the giant puffin
    • Children’s puffin artwork in various shop windows

    Tickets for events marked * are available from
    N & F Young (8 Queen St), and Fourways2, Dilston Terr. Tickets for talks are also available on the door.

    FRINGE EVENTS
    Tues 28 & Wed 29: Pottery Painting at 42 Queen St 1-4pm
    Thurs 30: Puffin needle felting and applique kit demonstrations. Plus 10% off these and other puffin-related items. At Amble Pin Cushion, Queen St.
    Stamped Metal Jewellery. Make a fabulous piece of aluminium or copper jewellery. Personalise your jewellery by stamping words or textures or both. The is a great introduction to jewellery making ! Price includes an aluminium cuff bracelet and a pendant with a silver chain. 2 sessions. 1.30pm - 2.45pm & 3.15 - 4.30 pm Cost: £15 per person. Booking essential www.drywaterarts.uk Suitable for all ages. At Dry Water Arts.

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  • 28th May 2019

    Puffin fringe: Pottery painting at 42 Queen St

    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: 42 Queen St, Amble

    Pottery Painting at 42 Queen St 1-4pm

  • 29th May 2019

    Royal British Legion: June Watson: The Tankervilles of Chillingham

    Time: 7pm
    Location: Warkworth War Memorial Hall

    Meetings are held in the Legion Room in Warkworth War Memorial Hall every two months. Members and visitors are welcome to come along and find out more about the Legion’s role in providing help for veterans and their families. We offer a free training course for those members who would like to engage with local, regional and national campaigns. We welcome men and women of all ages, whether they have served in the Armed Forces or not, to continue the work that was begun nearly 100 years ago.

    NEXT MEETING is Wednesday, 29 May, 2019 at 7pm in Warkworth War Memorial Hall, Castle Street, Warkworth. Speaker Mrs June Watson. Talk: The Tankervilles of Chillingham.

  • 29th May 2019

    Puffin fringe: Pottery painting at 42 Queen St

    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: 42 Queen St, Amble

    Pottery Painting at 42 Queen St 1-4pm

  • 30th May 2019

    Puffin fringe: Puffin needle felting and applique kit demonstations

    Location: Amble Pin Cushion, Queen St

    Puffin needle felting and applique kit demonstrations. Plus 10% off these and other puffin-related items. At Amble Pin Cushion, Queen St.

  • 30th May 2019

    Puffin fringe: stamped metal jewellery workshops

    Time: 1.30-1.45pm & 3.15-4.30pm
    Location: Dry Water Arts Centre, Wellwood St NE65 0FG

    Make a fabulous piece of aluminium or copper jewellery. Personalise your jewellery by stamping words or textures or both. The is a great introduction to jewellery making ! Price includes an aluminium cuff bracelet and a pendant with a silver chain. 2 sessions. 1.30pm - 2.45pm & 3.15 - 4.30 pm Cost: £15 per person. Booking essential www.drywaterarts.uk Suitable for all ages. At Dry Water Arts.

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  • 7th June 2019

    Glow family fun night at the Radcliffe Club

    Time: 6-9pm
    Location: Radcliffe Club, Charles Rd, Amble

    6-9pm Free entry Glow Family Fun Night with family prize bingo £1 Ticket

  • 13th June 2019

    Amble Town Council meeting

    Time: 6pm
    Location: Top Floor, Fourways2 Dilston Terrace Amble

    Amble Town Council meetings: 11 April, 9 May, 13 June

  • 14th June 2019

    Westlife/TakeThat tribute at the Radcliffe Club

    Time: 7pm
    Location: Radcliffe Club, Charles Rd, Amble

    £5 Ticket doors open 7pm Westlife /Take That Tribute

  • 16th June 2019

    Coffee morning for Amble RNLI

    Time: 10-1pm
    Location: Amble RNLI Lifeboat Station

    At the Amble RNLI Lifeboat Station.
    Please come and join us for coffee and home baking on the follow dates between 10.00am and 1.00pm:
    Sunday 21 April, Sunday 19 May, Sunday 16 June

  • 17th June 2019

    Walk at Howick Hall with Coquetmouth Wildlife Trust

    Time: 7pm

    Coquetmouth Wildlife Trust found themselves without volunteers to take over at their AGM and as such, are closing after July 2019. The remaining meetings, which are open to all, are:

    17 June - Walk at Howick Hall
    15 July - Walk at East Chevington reed beds
    Thanks have been expressed to the current committee who have been in post a considerable length of time. For those interested in the remaining meetings, they begin at 7.30pm in St. Mark’s Church Hall. Walks begin at 7pm.
    Further information from Sue Swanston: 01665 711177

  • 21st June 2019

    Films at the Dovecote Centre: Stan & Ollie (PG)

    Time: 7.30pm
    Location: Dovecote Centre

    Friday 21 June 7.30pm: Stan & Ollie (PG) 98 minutes
    Starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as the inimitable movie icons, Stan & Ollie is the heart-warming story of what would become the pair's triumphant farewell tour.


    Saturday 29 June 7.30pm: Bottle Bank Band: Fiddle tunes from Tyneside, Northumberland and Beyond

    Friday 5 July 7.30pm: All is True (12A) 101 mins

    Friday 12 July 7.30pm: Green Book (12A) 130 mins

    Friday 26 July 6pm: The Kid Who Would Be King (PG) 120mins

  • 29th June 2019

    Films at the Dovecote: Bottle Bank Band: Fiddle tunes from Tyneside, Northumberland and Beyond

    Time: 7.30pm
    Location: Dovecote Centre

    Saturday 29 June 7.30pm: Bottle Bank Band: Fiddle tunes from Tyneside, Northumberland and Beyond
    "Completely wonderful. Such energetic, gritty, solid playing with some great arrangements which really brings out the strength and brilliance of these tunes " Verity Sharp. Tickets £10/£5


    Friday 5 July 7.30pm: All is True (12A) 101 mins

    Friday 12 July 7.30pm: Green Book (12A) 130 mins

    Friday 26 July 6pm: The Kid Who Would Be King (PG) 120mins

  • 5th July 2019

    Films at the Dovecote Centre: All is True (12A)

    Time: 7.30pm
    Location: Dovecote Centre

    Friday 5 July 7.30pm: All is True (12A) 101 mins
    Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground, and a devastated Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face a troubled past and a neglected family.


    Friday 12 July 7.30pm: Green Book (12A) 130 mins

    Friday 26 July 6pm: The Kid Who Would Be King (PG) 120mins