A Winter Night ’22

Join us on Thursday 15th December for A Winter Night with Headway Arts & Friends featuring a line-up of international artists presenting a gorgeous inclusive celebration of joy, kindness and warm community:

45 Spread • Time Bandits • Different Days • Headway Arts Inclusive Dance Co • Blyth Buskers • Monarch of The Bean • Raffle • Roulette • Tombola • Star Gaze Free Press Art Stall • Cake • Soup & Stottie • Bar


You can book your tickets via Eventbrite on a Pay As You Feel basis (donation), or pop into Headway ArtSpace before the event & speak to Kerri.

There will be a bar serving cans/bottles of beer & cider (inc. cans by local breweries Flash House and Almasty), glasses of wine, cans of soft drinks – PLEASE BRING CASH.


Approximate times:
7:00pm Opening Ceremony.
A lively cast of performing artistes from Poland, Portugal, Greece and UK present sparkling scenes inspired by their travels with Headway Arts & Headway Arts Inclusive Dance Co with a specially created dance work about togetherness, giving and returning light.
7:30pm Crowning of the Monarch of The Bean.
8:00pm Northumbrian Broth and Stottie with live music by Blyth Buskers in fine festive voice.
8:30pm 45 Spread – the original Surf Cafe house band, local legends & mint musicians playing bluesy grooves, old school classics and originals.
9:15pm Monarch of The Bean draw the Raffle
9.45pm 45 Spread
10:30 Finish – Monarch of the Bean declares the feast over.
10:45 Event Closes.


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This event is supported with funding from Erasmus+, Arts Council England, The National Lottery Community Fund, Northumberland County Council and Blyth Town Council.



We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of all our funders which currently includes:

  • Arts Council England
  • Blyth Town Council
  • Community Foundation
  • Edward Gostling Foundation – RW Mann Trust – Shears Foundation
  • Erasmus+
  • Great Northumberland
  • Hadrian Trust – High Sheriff of Northumberland – Rothley Trust
  • Heritage Fund
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Northumberland County Council
  • Postcode Community Trust
  • Scope
  • Sir James Knott Trust
  • The 1989 Willan Trust – Wellesley Trust
  • the Coalfields Regeneration Trust