Late Easter means date change for tourism fair

The schedule for the annual tourism fairs which take place in Northumberland around Easter has changed for 2017.

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 1:27 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 2:49 am
A tourism fair at Willowburn Leisure Centre in Alnwick.

With Easter falling later this year, the North Tourism Fairs are running a week later than previous years and are not on consecutive days.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

A statement from the organisers said: “We are pleased to confirm the dates of the annual Tourism Fairs at Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre, Alnwick, on Tuesday, March 21, and at Hexham Mart, Hexham, on Thursday, March 23. This is a fortnight after the Borders Business, Events & Tourism Fair taking place on Wednesday, March 8, at Kelso.

“Booking for exhibitors will open in early January and we hope to be able to offer an online booking form, as well as the usual emailed version.”

Further details will be posted at www.north soon.