Historical play set for Playhouse

A play commissioned to celebrate the return of the Lindisfarne Gospels is heading to Whitley Bay this weekend.

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Durham, highlighting 1,400 years of Northumberland history, will be at Playhouse Whitley Bay on Sunday, July 21, at 7.30pm.

Tickets cost £15 or £13 concession, available from the box office on 0844 2481588.