Hexham Farmers Market takes place every second and fourth Saturday of each month. It is open from 9am until 1.30pm and takes place within Hexham Market Place, in the shadow of Hexham Abbey. Hexham Farmers Market boasts a fine array of stall-holders selling local produce from local producers.With no no middlemen just good farmers and local producers it is the perfect place to pick up the finest local produce at affordable prices.
The Barrasford Arms is a nineteenth century inn transformed in to a magnificant country pub with rooms. The Barrasford Arms has been voted ‘Destination Restaurant of the Year since leading chef Tony Binks took over in 2006.
Barrasford is a peaceful village in the North Tyne valley close to Hadrians Wall. The Barrasford Arms is fronted by the magnificent Haughton Castle on the other bank of the River North Tyne. Read the rest of this entry »
Hexham Racecourse is set in the beautiful Northumberland countryside overlooking the ancient market town of Hexham. Hexham Racecourse has meetings throughout the year and boasts great facilities. Hexham Racecourse is ideal for a corporate day out or a family outing. There is also a caravan and camping site ideally placed for shopping in Hexham. Read the rest of this entry »
Slaley Hall is a stunning golf and spa hotel located within over one thousand acres of the Northumberland countryside. The gardens at Slaley Hall boast an amazing Japanese Garden and are ideal for a relaxing stroll after a day exploring Northumbria or golfing in Northumberland on the two championship Slaley Hall golf courses. Read the rest of this entry »
There has been a church on the Hexham Abbey site for over 1300 years. It forms the centrepiece of the town and the stunning attraction is a must for visitors.
The current Hexham Abbey dates from 1170–1250. The east end was rebuilt in 1860. The Hexham Abbey nave was reconsecrated on 1908 and in 1996 an additional chapel was to Hexham Abbey.
Hexham Abbey also currently boasts a number of choirs.
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