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2015 Blaydon Race Hailed A Success

Thousands of Geordie’s took part in Geordieland’s 2nd most iconic road race this week as the famous road race yet again took place on the 9th of June. Naturally, this long running and historic race was started in the heart of the Geordie City of Newcastle Upon Tyne, before following the road along Scotswood Road, crossing the River Tyne via Scotswood Bridge, before finishing in playing fields near Blaydon …

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Blaydon Races Petition

On June 9th 2012, it will be the 150th  anniversary of The Blaydon Races and an appeal has gone out from blaydonraces150.co.uk for Geordies everywhere with a sense of regional pride to sign a petition to persuade local councils and businesses that this key date should not go by unrecognised. Please click here to sign to sign the petition