19 things to do in the North East this half term
We are well and truly into the swing of the autumn season, so it's just about time for a little break. With the half-term holidays just around the corner (don't worry - only a few days to go!) you'll soon be looking for ways to keep the little ones entertained.
So whether it's a free day out, some Halloween fun, or an afternoon outdoors, there are plenty of activities going on across the region to make the week go with a bang.
Here are some of the highlights.
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