Heugh Hill Lighthouse along with Guile Point Lighthouse gives a lead for vessels entering Holy Island Harbour. Trinity House assumed responsibility for marking the approach to the harbour on 1 Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Northumberland
Heading to Northumberland and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Northumberland coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Northumberland day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Northumberland activity.
Berwick Bridge is a grade I listed 17th century stone bridge which spans the River Tweed at Berwick upon Tweed in Northumberland. Also known as Old Bridge, four previous bridges Read more [...]
Lindisfarne Priory (AD635) was one of the most important centres of early Christianity in Anglo-Saxon England and is still a place of pilgrimage today. Walk across the causeway and explore Read more [...]
Kielder Castle overlooks Kielder Village, and was the former hunting lodge for the Duke of Northumberland. Now it is home to the Kielder Forest and Birds of Kielder exhibitions as Read more [...]
Bamburgh Castle is a Norman castle situated on the Northumbrian coast at Bamburgh. The castle is a grade I listed building and was once the Royal Seat of the Kings Read more [...]
Flodden Battlefield is the site of the Battle of Flodden, which took place on 9th September 1513 between the armies of King James IV of Scotland and the Earl of Read more [...]
Grace Darling was 22 years old when she risked her life in an open boat to help the survivors of the wrecked SS Forfarshire on 7 September 1838. With her Read more [...]
Aydon Castle, 13th-century English manor house, Aydon Castle stands in a secluded woodland setting.
Chantries, small chapels for travellers were common in medieval England. This Chantry at Morpeth is one of the few to survive and now houses a pipes museum, craft studio and Read more [...]
For over 80 years the small unmanned lighthouse at Bamburgh has given a guide to shipping in passage along the coast as well as to vessels in the waters around Read more [...]
170-year history – Berwick-upon-Tweed lifeboat station operates both all weather and inshore lifeboats.
Seahouses lifeboat station was established in 1827 and originally known as North Sunderland. Operates inshore and all weather lifeboats. Station open daily, shop open daily March – October and weekends Read more [...]