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Illuminating Hadrian’s Wall Wins North East Tourism Event of the Year Award.

An event called Illuminating Hadrian’s Wall, which lit up whole length of Hadrian’s wall after the first torch was lit in Wallsend has been recognised by being named as the North East England Tourism Event of the Year 2010. This fantastic spectacle was started at the Segedunum Roman Fort & Museum on the Wallsend riverside. Hadrian’s Wall originally extended west …

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North Tyneside’s Blue Flag Beaches Only 5 Miles From Wallsend

North Tyneside now has 4 Blue Blue Flag beaches which means Wallsend residents are now just 5 miles away from a stretch of of 2.2 miles of blue flag beach & coastline which begin at Tynemouth King Edwards Bay which is the first of 4 beaches which have all achieved the blue kite mark status. This prestigious kite mark is …

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