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Event date: 12/12/2017 19:30 Export event
Event Location: St Cuthbert's Church
Following the success of last year’s Baroque Christmas by Candlelight tour, the Royal Northern Sinfonia will once again be on your doorstep this festive season.
Get into the Christmas spirit with a selection of seasonal instrumental favourites, including ‘Winter’ from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – all performed in the gorgeous candlelit atmosphere of the beautiful St Cuthbert’s Church.
Tickets: £15, under 18s £5
For further information, and to buy your tickets, visit the Sage Gateshead website or call them on 0191 443 4661.
Photo: ©Mark Savage
The mighty border keep with over 900 years of history, learn more...
Carlisle Cricket Club pavilion at Edenside was flooded in 2005 and 2015. the club commissioned archaeologists to carry out investigations into moving the clubhouse which uncovered evidence of Roman baths. The work has since uncovered significant archaeology and high quality find of a premier league importance.
The dig is still ongoing and its future plans are still in the planning phases. You can learn more in our Roman Carlisle digital story, including a photo gallery of the dig and its many artifacts.
Carlisle is one of thirteen of England’s historic cities which have collaborated to develop an innovative augmented reality (AR) product that is set to bring heritage to life. .
Get a unique insight into the history of one of England's most stunning Heritage Sites
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Then why not visit our online guide packed with useful Information on how to get here and a map of key locations.