Category: Byker

Newcastle Upon Tyne – Photo Slideshow & Ten Top Facts – Updated

If you have or have not been to the “toon” before you will be able to enjoy some of the most iconic sights in and around Newcastle Upon Tyne including the Quayside, the various Museums, Jesmond Dene & Ouseburn  in the photographic slideshow below. First though: Ten top facts about Newcastle Upon Tyne Once called Monkchester,( …

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Byker Fire Classed As Major Incident – Exclusive Pictures

A Major incident was called after a large fire engulfed Shepherd’s Scrap Yard in Byker in the East end of Newcastle Upon Tyne. 40 fire engines are currently trying to bring the fire under control as a huge plumey of smoke blacks out large portions of the Tyneside sky. As can be seen by the photos …

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