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Proper Food And Drink Festival At Bents Park

Home > Tyne & Wear > South Shields > Bents Park

If you are staying at our bed and breakfast over the bank holiday weekend you may be interested in the Proper Food and Drink Festival that is taking place at Bents Park just down the street from us.

Proper Food And Drink Festival Bents Park South Shields NE33 2LD 2018

The festival features 60 of the region’s finest artisan food producers selling the best locally made food the country has to offer. A huge array of hot food producers selling the best food from around the world to eat in their huge outdoor picnic area. A licensed bar selling real ales and ciders from Wylam Brewery and others. Plus a wine and cocktail bar. Live entertainment and lots more.

The Proper Food and Drink Festival takes place from 10am until 6pm and entry is free.

If you are looking for bed and breakfast accommodation near Bents Park, Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2ND you can book online here: online booking.

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Mambo Wine And Dine New Lunchtime Menu

Home > Tyne & Wear > South Shields > Winchester Street

Mambo Wine and Dine is a Mediterranean restaurant and cocktail lounge located less than five minutes walk from our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields.

Mambo Wine and Dine Winchester Street South Shields NE33 2PS Exterior

Mambo Wine and Dine is located at 18-20 Winchester Street, South Shields, NE33 2PS.

To book a table you can telephone them on 0191 454 1618.

You can see our close proximity to Mambos Wine and Dine on the map below…

Mambo Wine and Dine Winchester Street South Shields NE33 2PS Map

Mambo Wine and Dine opened in April 2015 and is a sister restaurant of Mambos Italiano which opened in 2010 at 3 St Hilda Street, South Shields, NE33 1QD.

Mambos Italiano focuses on Italian cuisine and is also a five minutes walk from our bed and breakfast accommodation.

Mambo Wine and Dine has launched a new Fiesta and Lunchtime menu which can be seen below…

Mambo Wine and Dine Winchester Street South Shields NE33 2PS New Fiesta Menu

Mambo Wine and Dine Winchester Street South Shields NE33 2PS New Lunchtime Menu

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Planet Circus Seaburn

Home > Tyne & Wear > Sunderland > Seaburn

Planet Circus are back at Seaburn‘s Recreation Park from Tuesday 22nd until Monday 28th May 2018.

Planet Circus Seaburn Recreation Park Sunderland SR6

Performances last one hour forty five minutes and under twos go free sitting in their parents lap.

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Sunderland 10K and Half Marathon

Home > Tyne & Wear > Sunderland > Keel Square

Sunderland‘s 10K and half marathon take place this Sunday.

Sunderland Marathon of the North Runners Crossing Wearmouth Bridge in Sunderland

If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation and taking part or plan on visiting Sunderland on Sunday we have the race route and information here to help plan your day.

The start and finish of the 10K is at Keel Square opposite the old Vaux site. The first part of the race is a 2K loop around the city centre before reaching Monkwearmouth Bridge.

Next runners pass the University of Sunderland campus hosts the runners along the river, passing the National Glass Centre before gently rising up the path to then drop down again toward Sunderland Marina.

Sunderland Marina is also the location of the half way point of the 10K route. Runners then follow a path along Roker seafront.

A left turn through the Dene leads into Roker Park. Roker Park’s bandstand is the 6K mark. The race route then loops back onto Roker Terrace before a flat 2K run back to Monkwearmouth Bridge.

Finally a right turn at St Mary’s Way leads to the finish line at Keel Square.

You can see a map of the 10K route below. Tip: click on the map for a larger image (opens in a new window).

Sunderland 10K Route Map

The Sunderland City Half Marathon and start and finish is at Keel Square opposite the old Vaux site.

The first mile of the half marathon passes through the Sunniside area of the city centre.

A left turn at approximately 3.5 miles takes the course down Toward Road past Mowbray Park and back to the city centre area before heading back towards Ryhope Road. The turnaround point is just before the Queen Alexandra pub roundabout.

The halfway point is on the return stretch of Ryhope Road before it reaches Backhouse Park. Next runners travel along Burdon Road back to Monkwearmouth Bridge.

At Monkwearmouth Bridge there is approximately 4.5 miles left to the finish.

Runners then travel along Dame Dorothy Street, circumnavigating St Peter’s Church before heading to the coast and following the sea front along Roker Terrace.

Upon entering Roker Park there are only 2.6 miles left to complete and the route returns to cross Monkwearmouth Bridge via Dame Dorothy Street. With the finish line at St Mary’s Way.

You can see a map of the half marathon route below. Tip: click on the map for a larger image (opens in a new window).

Sunderland Half Marathon Route Map

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The Calabash New Menu

Home > Tyne & Wear > South Shields > Boldon Lane

The Calabash is a Caribbean café at 105 Boldon Lane, South Shields, NE34 0AS.

The Calabash 105 Boldon Lane South Shields NE34 0AS Exterior

If you are interested in trying some Caribbean cuisine while you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation we have their new menu here for you to read.

Tip: click on the menu below to see the image full-size (opens in a new window).

The Calabash 105 Boldon Lane South Shields NE34 0AS New Menu May 2018

If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields then Boldon Lane is a few minutes drive or you can order a take-away to be delivered to the guest house.

If you would like to order from The Calabash on Boldon Lane, South Shields please give your room number when ordering so we can make sure you get your order when it arrives. Plates and cutlery and available from the dining room on the ground floor.

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