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Trinity Square In Gateshead Opens

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Gateshead’s Trinity Square £150m redevelopment officially opened today boasting a new Tesco Extra supermarket, seven screen Vue cinema, five new bars and restaurants, shops, a 15,000 sq ft NHS Primary Care Centre, student accommodation and 27,000 square feet of office space in the 240,000 square feet site.

Trinity Square Health Centre in Gateshead

Trinity Square was previously the “Get Carter” car park which was demolished in 2010, an indoor market and a former Tesco store – the new one is three times the size of it’s predecessor.

A video about the redevelopment can be seen on our YouTube channel

If you are looking for Trinity Square hotel accommodation our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. We are approximately 15 mins travel time from the development via Tyne and Wear Metro (public transport).

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Last online reservation received: Friday 22nd June 2018, 18:38 Country: United Kingdom

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Sandhaven Beach Awarded Blue Flag For 2013

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Sandhaven beach at the bottom of the street from our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields has again been awarded Keep Britain Tidy’s Blue Flag award for 2013 in recognition of it meeting the highest international standard of water quality.

Sandhaven Beach South Shields

Sandhaven beach is one of only four North East beaches to receive the award this year. The other North East beaches to receive the Blug Flag award were Tynemouth Longsands, King Edwards Bay and Whitley Bay.

Additionally Sandhaven beach received a Seaside Award in acknowledgement of its facilities and litter-free and safe environment. Across the country, 55 beaches were awarded a Blue Flag, while 113 picked up the new Seaside Award.

This year, the Blue Flag entrants had to meet an even stricter water quality standard to qualify for the coveted, globally recognised award.

If you are looking for hotel accommodation near Sandhaven beach in South Shields our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking.

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River Tyne River Trips 2013

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Summer river trips on the river Tyne start this weekend, running from 24th May until 22nd September 2013.

Shields Ferry River Tyne

There are many different trips to choose from and are a unique way to view some of the historic sights along the banks of the Tyne and to see the modern new developments taking shape along the river.

The three hour river trips sail between South Shields and Newcastle upon Tyne, as far as Newcastle and Gateshead quaysides where you will get to see and sail under Gateshead‘s iconic Millennium Bridge.

Entertainment is provided on many of the river trips with something to suit all the family from live river commentaries, sing-a-longs to fish & chip trips – all of which are regular features of their scheduled summer programme of events. A variety of children’s entertainment also runs throughout the school summer holidays.

Our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields is approximately ten minutes walk from the Shields Ferry where the river Tyne river trips depart and return to.

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Last online reservation received: Friday 22nd June 2018, 18:38 Country: United Kingdom

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Alnwick Garden Half Price Entry

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Alnwick Garden at Denwick Lane, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1YU has a half-price ticket offer available at the moment.

Alnwick Garden In Northumberland

For £12.50 two people can gain half-price entry into The Alnwick Garden including it’s Grand Cascade, the mysterious Bamboo Labyrinth and one of the world’s largest treehouses complete with treetop restaurant. There is also the feature gardens including the Serpent Garden, Rose Garden, Poison Garden, Roots and Shoots Garden, the Cherry Orchard and The Woodland Walk.

Family tickets are also reduced in this offer – £21 for a family of two adults and two children (usual price £30). The regular price for two adult admissions into the garden is £25.

The full terms and conditions and how to redeem this offer are here: Half Price Entry to Alnwick Garden in Northumberland.

The garden’s website is here: Alnwick Garden Northumberland.

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Last online reservation received: Friday 22nd June 2018, 18:38 Country: United Kingdom

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City of Sunderland College Bede Campus

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A £22 million programme of improvements to City of Sunderland College has begun at Bede Campus on Durham Road, Sunderland, SR3 4AH.

City of Sunderland College Bede Centre Durham Road Sunderland

The investment will mean students at Bede Campus will have some of the best facilities in the UK and will include a sports science laboratory, fitness suites, a treatment room, a four court sports hall and studios for dance, drama, music, media and photography.

If you are looking for City of Sunderland College, Bede Campus hotel accommodation our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking.

You can catch the 35 bus service from the bottom of the street from our bed and breakfast direct to Durham Road in Sunderland the location of Sunderland College’s Bede campus.

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