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View Of Cheviot, the Cheviot Hills, Northumberland.

About Northumberland

Northumberland's special blessing lies in the fact that it is the least populated of all the English counties and therefore has mile upon mile of unspoilt open countryside dotted with quaint market towns and villages, left almost untouched by the march of time and the hand of progress. It has the wilderness of its great National Park, the fascination of bustling Newcastle-upon-Tyne and, Northumberland's coastline of beautiful empty beaches and towering cliffs offer seascapes rivalling those to be seen in any other part of the world.
Northumberland has more castles than any other county in England..
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See below for all the best towns & attractions in Northumberland, or see a selection of our Northumberland photographs on our picture tour of Northumberland..

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Recommended towns & villages in Northumberland

Near Alwinton, Northumberland.

Alwinton

Alwinton occupies a lovely position in a hollow of the Cheviot Hills where the waters of the Alwin and the Coquet Rivers meet...

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Beadnell Harbour, Beadnell, Northumberland

Beadnell

On this coast of sheer perfection, amongst timeless coastal villages, lies Beadnell an historic fishing village...

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River North Tyne near Bellingham

Bellingham

The market town of Bellingham sits on one of Northumberland's prettiest stretches of water, the north bank of the River North Tyne...

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Blyth Harbour

Blyth

An attractive old place, with a long seafaring history, the port of Blyth is believed to date back to the 12th-century...

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Budle Bay, Northumberland

Budle Bay

Budle Bay is a wonderous place, the shallow estuary is almost totally enclosed, and it is used by many species of wildlife as winter roosting territory...

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Near Netherton, Northumberland.

Netherton

The village of Netherton nestles in the wild countryside beneath the southern slopes of the Cheviot Hills on the fringe of the Northumberland National Park...

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St.Michael's Church in the village of WALL in the county of NORTHUMBERLAND - August 2003

Wall

The village of Wall lies in the high uplands of Northumberland in spacious countryside bordered by the rivers South Tyne and North Tyne, close to Chester's Fort on historic Hadrian's Wall...

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St Lawrence Church, Warkworth, Northumberland 18/09/10

Warkworth

Sparkling in high summer and tinged with frosty thin ice in winter, the River Coquet makes its final loop before entering the sea at Amble...

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A Snoozing Pheasant, firwood, Wooler, Northumberland

Wooler

Here in these high upland regions you feel immediately relaxed, at ease and although Wooler bustles with life, it has a timeless quality where you feel a world away from civilisation...

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Historic Market Towns in Northumberland
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Recommended attractions in Northumberland

Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh's huge Norman castle was once the seat of the Kings of Northumbria. It is set on a Basalt outcrop overlooking the.....

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Belsay Hall & Castle, Ponteland, Northumberland

Belsay Hall & Gardens

The dramatic gardens of the Belsay Hall estate are listed Grade I in the Register of Parks and Gardens. They surround a superb.....

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Blanchland Abbey, Northumberland

Blanchland Abbey

The Abbey in the village was constructed in 1163...

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Hulne Park, Alnwick, Northumberland. December 05

Hulne Park

This magnificent park covers thousands of acres of glorious countryside. It is mostly enclosed by old stone walls, lying just a.....

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A Walk in the Cheviots, Northumberland

Northumberland National Park

The Northumberland National Park is surely Northumberland's special blessing. It is an area of wild, desolate moorland and dark,.....

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A picture of Redesdale

Redesdale

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Delaval Hall. Seaton Delaval. Northumberland

Seaton Delaval Hall

This house with its beautiful baroque work and wonderful ionic columns is the work of a man who was both inventive playwright and.....

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A picture of Tyne Green Country Park

Tyne Green Country Park

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