Castle set to host half-term events

View of autumn leaves at Alnwick Castle.'Picture by Jane Coltman
View of autumn leaves at Alnwick Castle.'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Castle is holding a variety of spooky events over the next week to keep youngsters entertained over the school’s half-term holidays and get them in the mood for Halloween.

To add to its usual array of attractions, the castle will host characters including a goblin queen and medieval alchemist and also offer broomstick training. Events start from Saturday. For details, go to www.alnwickcastle.com