Category: Wallsend Park & Hall Grounds

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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Friends of Wallsend Parks Spring Fair – 2013

Family fun returned to Richardson Dees Park this week, when the Friends of Wallsend Parks Spring Fair event took place in the new and improved Wallsend Park! This fun day for all the family was held jointly with a Sustrans bike event on Saturday the 15th June 2013, between 11am and 3pm There was a variety of stalls and entertainment for people …

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The Wallsend Parks £5.3 Million Pound Regeneration Nears Completion

Work to restore the Wallsend Parks has reached its final stage. The restoration plan formed part of the overall Wallsend Town centre regeneration scheme and included restoring the lake, watercourses, play areas, bandstand and the whole Richardson Dees Park grounds, after the Heritage Lottery Fund awarded a grant of 2.45 million pounds towards the cost of the works with the remainder being provided …

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