Category: Wallsend News

Annual Wallsend Festival

The Annual Wallsend Community Festival usually takes place on the first weekend of July each year.   The Festival will usually be over two days with the festival carrying forward to the Sunday, when the focus moves from the town centre to a newly renovated Richardson Dees Park, which will host many sporty and outdoor activities. Key events have previously included   …

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balletLORENT Brings The Night Ball To Wallsend MEM

balletLORENT has been in touch to announce details of a new work, The Night Ball, which will premier at the Memorial Hall (MEM), Wallsend on the 11th and 12th July 2013. What’s more the company are looking for local volunteers (no dance experience required!) who can dedicate a little bit of time to learn some ballroom moves and feature …

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Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel Closure & Update

A free daily bus service will continue shuttling pedestrians & cyclists between the Tyne pedestrian tunnel entrances in East Howdon, Wallsend & Jarrow entrance after the Tyne pedestrian until at least the Summer of 2016. The tunnel closed on the 20th of May 2013 for a major refurbishment programme costing around 7 million pounds, however, the then main contractor for the …

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