Category: Geordie Towns & Cities

Historic High Street Fund

North Shields in North Tyneside & Hexham in Northumberland are the only two Geordie towns or cities, set to benefit from the UK Governments historic high street fund. The funding which was awarded to 69 towns and cities is intended for projects aimed at turning historic disused buildings into shops, houses and community centres. The …

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GREAT GEORDIE SONGBOOK

THE GREAT GEORDIE SONGBOOK (VOLUME 1) With a tribute to Alan Hull Sage Gateshead 2 Sunday, November 3, 2019 4pm and 8pm Following the huge successes of Mr Corvan’s Music Hall, The Great Joe Wilson (both @ Sage Gateshead), Hadaway Harry (London and Newcastle Theatre Royal), three fantastic Great Joe Wilson Nights (Tyneside Irish Centre) …

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St James’ Park To Host Rugby World Cup 2021 Opening Ceremony

Geordies are in for a treat as well as experiencing a huge expected boost to the North East England economy as the 2021 Rugby League World Cup is to be hosted at Newcastle United’s iconic stadium. Owners of Hotels and B&B establishments across Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyneside, Durham and Northumberland are especially expected to be …

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Cullercoats Bay & Blue Flag Beach in North Tyneside

Cullercoats Bay is a small blue flag sandy bay popular with geordie families, featuring caves nestled in the surrounding cliffs in the centre of the bay.   The bay is also home to the RNLI lifeboat station which still plays an active part in this small North Tyneside seaside community which in times gone by was a thriving fishing …

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South Shields Fireworks Show

The South Shields Ocean Beach fireworks event staged on the south side of the river Tyne was brilliantly done & fortunately in 2017 the background was illuminated by a very bright & massive full moon in a very clear north eastern sky. The first of the 2 free shows was also viewed with the added background of the fantastically …

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