Festival Friends

Hexham Book Festival delivers an annual festival that takes place in and around Hexham in April/May each year.

Based in Hexham, Bloodaxe Books has revolutionised poetry publishing in Britain over four decades.

The Lit & Phil Library is Newcastle’s exquisite secret library, open to all and free to explore and browse. 

Provides a wide range of educational courses in and around Berwick-upon-Tweed, with subjects ranging from Art to Astronomy and from Sociology to Cinema.

Learning, information and literature for all ages in Berwick-upon-Tweed at Berwick Library.

Extensive academic and practical resources for religious education and theological study, mission and ministry – reflecting its Christian foundation but also the multi-faith communities found in the region.

Learning, information and literature for all ages at Newcastle Central Library.