Tag: events

McDonalds Clean Up In Wallsend

Local McDonald’s franchisee, Bill Liddy, who owns six restaurants in the North Tyneside area, has joined forces with Keep Britain Tidy to work on the Rising Sun Farm in Wallsend.  The non-profit farm next to the Rising Sun Country Park produces fresh food and provides a valuable recreational area for the local community. Bill’s daughter, …

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Wallsend Heritage Week Highlights

Wallsend heritage week highlights include some of Tyneside’s most historic places and offer the opportunity to view some historic gems.   In recent year these have included:     Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, 67 Churchill Street, High Howdon, Wallsend A lovely Victorian Church containing unique stained glass windows that incorporate photographic images of Mary Burn and her …

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Wallsend Festival Event Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

The 10th annual Wallsend Festival was held from the 26th of June through to Saturday 3rd of July 2010. The event coincided with the World Cup so a special theme of “Around the World” was chosen to highlight Wallsend’s connections with people and cultures from around the World. There was something for everyone to enjoy as the festival showcased …

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