On this page we list both club events coming up and other events nearby that may be worth photographing. Please tell Graham (web master) about any other events you know in the near future.

Keep watching this page for further events, especially outings which are not listed in the SYLLABUS [PDF] .

 July 15th, Sunday: Vintage Bus Rally

The Links, Whitley Bay

 July 21st, Saturday & 22nd, Sunday: Clash of the Romans

Birdoswald Roman Fort (English Heritage)

 July 27th, Friday, 21:05 - 22:13: Total lunar eclipse

As seen from Tynemouth the moon will rise over the sea at 21:05 BST totally eclipsed. It will be red but faint because the sun will just be setting. Totality lasts until 22:13 BST.

 July 29th, Sunday: Sandcastle Competition

By the Rendezvous Cafe, Whitley Bay

 July 31st, Tuesday & August 1st, Wednesday, 11am - 5pm: Medieval falconry

Warkworth Castle

 August 4th & 5th, Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm: Kite Festival

The Links, Whitley Bay

 August 4th & 5th, Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm: Redcoats return

Berwick Baracks (English Heritage)

 August 9th, Thursday, 2pm: Club outing to Tanfield Railway

Meet at 2pm in the car park at the railway's main entrance for Andrews House Station and Marley Hill Engine Shed, which is situated alongside the main A6076 road between Stanley and Gateshead. The X30 and X31 buses from Newcastle and Gateshead stop at the Andrews House entrance to the site.

Please note the change of day to a Thursday. This is because the railway is in steam that day.


 August 18th, Saturday, from 11am: Cullercoats Harbour Day

 August 18th & 19th, Saturday & Sunday: Clash of Knights

Tynemouth Priory & Castle

 September 2nd, Sunday, 11am - 5pm: Classic Car Show

Belsay Hall

 September 16th, Sunday, 10am - 3pm: Classic Car Show

The Links, Whitley Bay

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