If you’re staying with us this December and will be visiting Newcastle upon Tyne to do some Christmas shopping then you may be interested in the discount available at Fenwick department store on Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE99 1AR. Advertised on Facebook earlier today is their Friends & Family discount offering 20% off womenswear, menswear, handbags, accessories, childrenswear, homeware and Christmas gifts; 15% off beauty and 10% off TV’s electricals, prams and toys. You have to be quick though because the discount is only available Thursday 3rd December until Sunday 6th December 2015.
Present the voucher below at the time of purchase to receive your discount. More information on their Facebook page (opens in a new window). Whilst you’re on Facebook be sure to visit our page and give us a ‘like‘.
If you have used the Tyne & Wear Metro to reach our bed and breakfast accommodation then save your ticket as it can be used to save money at several local attractions over half term.
Show a valid Metro ticket on arrival at the Castle’s Black Gate reception and get a free child’s ticket with every full-paying adult. This special offer is valid every day from 10am until 5pm with last entry at 4.15pm from 24th October to 1st November 2015.
The Great North Run takes places this weekend and we have all the information you need if you are visiting South Shields and Newcastle upon Tyne this Saturday and Sunday including spectator travel, Great North CityGames, the Great North 5k, Mini Great North Run, Junior Great North Runs, road closures and start and finish area maps…
The Hoppings is an annual travelling funfair held on the Town Moor in Newcastle upon Tyne, during the last week in June. It is one of Europe’s largest travelling funfairs with over 300 rides and attractions.
The Hoppings starts on Friday 19th June 2015 until Friday 27th June 2015 with the official launch at 1.30pm on Saturday 20th June. On Friday 19th June The Hoppings is open from 1pm until 10.30pm, on Sunday 21st June The Hoppings is open from 1pm. From Monday 22nd until Friday 26th June it opens from 2pm and on Saturday 27th June it opens from 1pm.
If you’re travelling to The Hoppings from our bed and breakfast accommodation the closest Metro station is West Jesmond which you can reach directly along the yellow line from our closest station South Shields. If you are driving to The Hoppings there is on-site car parking for £3 per day.
Each ride at The Hoppings is individually priced but you can use the discount vouchers below to save 30p off any child ride price and 50p off any adult ride price.