Author: Ian Wylie

Christmas Tree Festival 2017

The 2017 Corbridge Christmas Tree Festival inside St Andrew’s Church was truly stunning this year. With a total of 5,312 visitors over four days. You can now view photos of all 86 trees at the festival… read more

Corbridge No 1 Christmas Shopping Village

Corbridge is the Number 1 village for Christmas shopping in the new (December) edition of BBC Countryfile magazine. The village is looking wonderful again this year with more festive twinkling lights than ever – as you… read more

Christmas In Corbridge 2017

Christmas in Corbridge is simply not to be missed. There’s even more sparkle and good cheer for 2017 with some festive dates for your diary: Friday Dec 1 to Mon Dec 4 inclusive: The wonderful Christmas… read more

Corbridge Autumn Colours

Autumn is a lovely time of year to visit Corbridge. With the leaves turning on the trees, morning mist rising from the river Tyne and a mellow feel in the air. Plus plenty to enjoy in… read more

The Wheatsheaf Hotel

(Feb 1 2018 update: Currently closed) The Wheatsheaf Hotel in Corbridge has embarked on a new era. First listed as an inn in 1827, the pub, restaurant and hotel in Watling Street is one of our… read more

Pele Tower Pub Opens

Corbridge’s historic Pele Tower in Market Place has opened its doors as a pub and microbrewery. Run by Darren and Paula Williams, many locals and visitors have already explored the new venture since the official public… read more

Corbridge Christmas Lights Appeal

Your very own Visit Corbridge is one of three local good causes chosen for the Waitrose Hexham branch Community Matters scheme for September. The funding received will go towards extending the Christmas lights to cover the… read more

Corbridge Village Show 2017

Great work by all involved in the 2017 Corbridge Village Show in the Parish Hall on Saturday September 2nd. At one stage people were queuing to get in to what is a thriving event. A selection… read more

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Corbridge

The latest edition of Celebrity Antiques Road Trip to feature Corbridge, first shown in Dec 2016, was repeated on BBC 2 in August 2017. For those yet to see, it’s available on the BBC iPlayer for… read more

Corbridge Fun Day 2017

A great turn out for the Corbridge Fun Day at Corbridge Cricket Club on Sunday August 27 . Also in aid of Corbridge Youth Initiative and the Charlotte Straker Project. Well done to all involved in… read more