Category: Wallsend Events

The Queen Officially Opens The Tyne Tunnel 2 In East Howdon Wallsend

Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, visited East Howdon today to officially open the second Tyne Tunnel on Tyneside 45 years after opening the first Tyne Tunnel in 1967. Traffic on the tunnel section of the A19 in Wallsend North Tyneside came to a standstill for a short period of time while Her …

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The Jubilee Beacons, The Queens Celebrations Come To Wallsend

Segedunum Roman Fort in Wallsend joins in as part of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee when a Beacon will be being lit tonight. There will be free entry to the Museum from 8pm tonight (04/06/12) with celebrations which will include a performance by North Tyneside’s Youth Circus with the Wallsend Queen’s Diamond Jubilee beacon being lit just after 10pm followed by a spectacular fireworks show at around …

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Wallsend Roman Fort Music Festival 2012

Wristbands went on sale for this year’s summer music festival exclusively for 11 to 19 year olds who live or go to school in North Tyneside. The event, which was part of the 2012 Wallsend Festival was held at Segedunum Roman Fort and Baths on Saturday the 7 July, from 12pm until 5pm. 1,000 wristbands were released for sale at North …

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