Events Diary

Please click on ‘categories’ below if you wish to search for events that are specifically participation, performance, or residential.

If you ever have space in your car and would be happy to share your journey to an event with another Cobwebber, The Cobwebs Car Sharing Link tells you which lifts are available and if any are needed.
Disclaimer: Please be aware that this form is not private, so any contact information you give here is visible to everyone. Alternatively, if you enrol in advance, the online enrolment form for each event allows you to ‘click’ to offer a lift.

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If you have any queries or if you’d like any further information, please contact our events coordinator:
Lorna Wright:

Cobweb Orchestra in Concert @ Gibside
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Cobweb Orchestra will form a small 24 piece orchestra to perform in the beautiful orangery at Gibside. Enrolments will be taken on a first come first served basis, and we will look to balance the orchestra appropriately. Book early!

Rehearsal 10-12 in the Chapel

Performance outside in the Orangery 1-4pm (weather permitting) If the weather does not allow, the performance will be in the Chapel.

Final repertoire to be decided.

Normal Cobweb concert dress applies, black bottoms, white tops with waistcoats and/or neckwear.

For more information click here. 

Enrolment forms will be live next week.

Cobweb Orchestra in Concert – Opening of the Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel @ Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am

More info to follow. Morning concert at 11am.

Ludworth Cobwebs (and friends) @ St. Cuthbert's Church, Shadforth
Jul 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The new Ludworth group will be joined by more Cobweb friends for their very first concert performance. There will be a rehearsal from 2-6 p.m. (tbc) followed by the concert starting at 7.30 p.m.

There will be a second Saturday ‘taster session’ for new players on 11 May, in addition to the weekly meetings. Keep checking the Ludworth Group page for more information.

Please contact Tracy Reed (Ludworth Group Leader) if there is anything you need to know:

Our project to develop The Cobweb Orchestra at Ludworth  has been funded by the E.ON Butterwick Moor Wind Farm Community Benefits Fund managed by County Durham Community Foundation.

Cobweb Orchestra Musical Picnic @ Summerhill Pavillion
Jul 28 all-day

More info to follow.

Sunday afternoon concert, in our annual Musical Picnic at Summerhill. For the last 2 years, we managed to pick the one rainy day in otherwise perfect Summer. Surely we can’t be that unlucky 3 times running…