Category: Gateshead

Great Junior & Mini North Run

The Great Junior & Mini North Run is the biggest and most popular children’s running event in the country. It takes place on the stunning on Newcastle & Gateshead Quayside & features a 1.5km mini event suitable for children aged 3 to 8 years as well as a 4km junior event suitable for 9 to16 …

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London 2012 Torch Relay – Route Through Geordieland

Geordies are making final preparations this week before the Olympic flame makes it’s way through the Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside & the Durham areas of Geordieland. The Torch relay enters Northumberland from Scotland via the Geordie border town of Berwick-Upon-Tweed on the afternoon of 14th June 2012. Each area has different celebrations in place to publicise the torch relay …

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The 2011 Great North City Games – Newcastle & Gateshead

The Great North City Games takes place on both the Newcastle & Gateshead Quayside today (17/09/11) from 1pm and will be televised live on BBC Sport. This years games is a free entry event that offers people in Newcastle & Gateshead the chance to watch Great Britain & Northern Ireland taking on the USA in front of The Sage Gateshead …

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The Sage In Gateshead

The Sage in Gateshead is a fantastic iconic building situated on the gateshead side of the Quayside. It is used as a music venue, a bespoke wedding venue, a conference centre & as a centre for music education. Click photograph for larger view  

A Video Tribute to Tyneside

A Tribute to Tyneside uploaded by Youtube user geon106  showing the aerial & ground views of the Geordie architectural & cultural landmarks we all know and love. Some of Geordieland’s landmarks shown are actually situated a bit further out from Tyneside, however, this does not detract from the overall excellent job geon106 made putting this video together 🙂

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