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Weekly City Spotlight: Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Greys Monument

Newcastle Upon Tyne is located in the North East of England, in the county of Tyne and Wear.  With a rich heritage and historically part of Northumberland, visitors can learn more about the city’s history at the Great North Museum and the Discovery Centre, which is also home to collections including science, technology and maritime artefacts.  A visit to the Quayside offers a wealth of restaurants and bars, with the chance to stroll along the beautiful River Tyne and cross the Millennium Bridge.  With unique attractions such as the Victoria Tunnel running under the city, Newcastle is full of surprises and those looking for cultural experiences, or the opportunity for retail therapy, will find themselves spoilt for choice.

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