We received our Trip Advisor Green Leaders Gold Award certificate in the post today. To celebrate the next five online bookings made on our website can have 15% off the cost of their reservation. Simply use special offer discount code gold in the special offer discount code box on our online booking page. Applies to the next five reservations made online via our website.
A one-zone DaySaver ticket will rise from £2.50 to £2.60.
A two-zone DaySaver ticket will rise from £3.50 to £3.60.
A three zone DaySaver ticket will rise from £4.40 to £4.50.
A one zone single fare rises from £1.70 to £1.80.
A weekly two zone ticket rises from £14.40 to £14.80.
The following fares guide (updated January 2013) details Tyne and Wear Metro’s ticketing in detail. The 2014 fare guide has yet to be published.
If you’re looking for hotel accommodation in Tyne and Wear our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. Room information including photographs can be found on the bedrooms page of our website.
Pure Gym Sunderland inside the new Tesco Extra Superstore in Sunderland Retail Park, Newcastle Road, Sunderland, SR6 0BN has finally opened and there’s a limited time discounted subscription offer of £9.99 per month instead of £17.99 per month with a discounted joining fee of £15 instead of £25 if you sign up in the first few days.
Pure Gym is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year and is a fifteen minute drive from our guest house accommodation. For visitors they offer one day passes for £5.99; three day passes for £12.99 and seven day passes for £24.99. Alternatively if you’re already a Pure Gym member you can visit other clubs for an increase in your monthly subscription. This new Pure Gym in Sunderland offers a closer alternative than the existing Pure Gym Gateshead club at Jackson House, Jackson Street, Gateshead, NE8 1ED which is a twenty minute drive from our accommodation.
If you’re looking for hotel accommodation near Newcastle Road in Sunderland our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. Room information including photographs can be found on the bedrooms page of our website.
The new swimming pool and leisure complex Haven Point on Pier Parade, South Shields, NE33 2JS is now comfirmed to be opening in October.
Haven Point leisure centre will contain a 25-metre competition pool, an 18-metre learner pool – both with adjustable floors. The learner pool will also include leisure areas including flumes, sprays, bubble pools and water play. Also inside will be a sauna and steam room, gym, two dance studios, a rooftop gallery/terrace and an amphitheatre.
The photograph above shows Haven Point swimming pool and leisure complex under construction with Beach Road, South Marine Park and Seaview Terrace in the background.
You can take a look inside Haven Point in the video below…
If you’re looking for hotel accommodation near Haven Point on Pier Parade in South Shields our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. Room information including photographs can be found on the bedrooms page of our website.
A new open top bus service launched on Monday making it quicker and easier for people to travel between South Shields town centre and the sea front over the summer. The flyer for the new bus service can be seen below…
An adult single fare is £1.15 or £1.30 for a full journey between the Market and New Crown pub adjacent to Westoe Crown Village at the bottom of Mowbray Road. Child single tickets cost 60p with a Nexus Under 16 card or £1.10 for all day. All concessions and Network Travel tickets are accepted along with all other Stagecoach tickets such as Dayrider, Megarider and Transfers.
The service will run every day during the six weeks holidays until Sunday 1st September, then on weekends up to and including Sunday 3rd November. The bus will also operate daily between 28th October and 3rd November.
The full route of the South Shields shuttle bus is: Church Way, Chapter Row, Keppel Street, Fowler Street, Winchester Street, Anderson Street, Ocean Road, Sea Road before turning at the New Crown pub roundabout at the bottom of Mowbray Road adjacent to Westoe Crown Village. The timetable for the service can be seen and downloaded below.