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Permission To Graffiti Walls Required In East Howdon, Wallsend – Pheonix DYP

Walkers & Cyclists travelling through an underpass in East Howdon, Wallsend could be forgiven for thinking the world has gone mad when they come across graffitied walls with a message “seemingly” from a gang calling themselves the Pheonix DYP that other prospective graffiti artists  need to ring a local phone number to get permission to daub the walls …

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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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Floods Caused By Heavy Rain Hit Wallsend

Northumbria Police are asking motorists to take particular care on roads in Wallsend and the surrounding areas of North Tyneside after a larger than expected thunder & lightening storm hit the town, with rain causing floods and widespread disruption and high water levels. The pictures below show the flooding caused on Tynemouth Road in the Howdon area of Wallsend . …

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