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Newcastle has re-invented itself as a hotbed of culture. Our creative city is brimming with love for the arts. It’s bursting with enough galleries, museums, concert halls, libraries, and theatres to keep the most devout culture vulture happy and more festivals than you can shake a stick at. I Love Newcastle Magazine will keep you right up to date with all of the arts and culture events in Newcastle.

This former MMA fighter who traded the cage for the stage...

Former MMA fighter Kris Barras is used to entertaining crowds, having fought in front of 8,000 people in a cage he has hung up...

Three to see this weekend: A gin fest, comedies best and...

It’s that time of year again the students are descending on Newcastle, officially Fresher’s week begins on September 23 but for many the chance...

How to make the most of Fresher’s week

So you’ve arrived in our beautiful city to study for your degree.  Welcome pet you are about to have the most fun filled few...

Programme revealed for Great Exhibition of the North

Almost three months of events will take place in Newcastle Gateshead this summer to celebrate great art, culture, design and innovation from across the...

Newcastle set for biggest ever Chinese New Year celebrations

Newcastle is gearing up for the city’s most impressive Chinese New Year celebrations to date. The Year of the Dog begins on Friday 16 February...

How the Angel transformed the North

Standing majestically on a hilltop next to the A1, the Angel cuts an imposing figure. Once dubbed a ‘monstrosity’ by art critics, the Angel is...

Joe McElderry Back On Home Turf For One Night Only

The 26-year old South Shields born pop superstar, who secured the hearts of the nation in 2009 when he won ITV’s The X factor, is...

‘The Greatest Love of All’ At Newcastle City Hall

The Whitney Houston show is a critically acclaimed live concert honouring the talent, music and memory of Whitney Houston. Featuring the breathtaking vocals of...

Newcastle Exhibition Where Contemporary Photorealistic Painting Meets Traditional Chinese Art

Chinese artist Shiquan Zou exhibits a series of paintings that travel across time and culture, between the two distinguished art realms of the east...

The Railway Children Disembark At Newcastle Theatre Royal

A faithful interpretation of the much loved children’s tale, this new stage version of The Railway Children tells the story of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis, and how their...