Local Groups

Rothbury & Coquetdale
History Society

8 meetings a year, with lectures on subjects of historical interest, and trips to historical sites during the summer months.

Meetings/lectures are open to visitors for £2.

Coquetdale Community

Organises and carries out archaeological research and fieldwork into the archaeology of the Upper Coquet valley.

The group has wide-ranging and compelling interest, and has developed a detailed research agenda to guide their work.

Squirrel Group

Red squirrels are under threat, and various groups have been set up to encourage and protect them.

Here, the Coquetdale Squirrel Group is a group of volunteers focussed on the conservation of red squirrels in the area.

Art Centre

The Coquetdale Art Centre is open every day of the week for nine months of year to promote, display and sell works by local artists. The gallery contains works by over a hundred of them.

For more details, including opening times, visit their web site.

Caring for Rothbury
action Group

CRAG is a group of people who want to be more active in steering the development of Rothbury and surrounding area.

It will examine all new planning applications for the area and assess public opinion regarding their need, sustainability and impact.

Rothbury Army Cadets

For young people 12-18, giving an opportunity to do something different and challenging - with detachment parades on Tuesday and Thursday evenings (7-9), a 2-week summer camp and occasional weekend camps.

See their poster, email
ne-nor-ceo@rfca.org.uk or phone 01670 732323