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Closer

than you think... ...GETTING TO NORTH EAST ENGLAND IS EASY

Running north to south North East England is made up of Northumberland, NewcastleGateshead, Sunderland, South Tyneside & North Tyneside, Durham & Tees Valley. Getting here by road is very easy, there are also fast rail connections to the rest of the country, two international airports and major ferry links.

EASY TO GET HERE, EASY TO GET AROUND WHEN YOU ARE HERE!

Drivetime to/from Newcastle approx.

By Road - North East England has excellent motorway links and once

Birmingham 3 hours

you’re here our uncongested roads make the journey a pleasure. The

Carlisle

1 hour

A1/A1M and A19 provide access from the south, whilst the A69 and A66

Edinburgh

2 hours

connect with the west and the M6.

Glasgow

3 hours

QuayLink - electric buses offer a high frequency, accessible and

Leeds

1 hours

easy to use service and offer the best way to get around central

Liverpool

3 hours

NewcastleGateshead. Routes connect the attractions and sights of

London

4 hours

Newcastle Quayside and Gateshead Quays, for more information contact:

Manchester 3 hours

Traveline 0870 608 2608

York

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2 hours

Berwick upon Tweed Holy Island Farne Islands

Cornhill on Tweed

Bamburgh Seahouses Beadnell

Wooler CHEVIOT HILLS

Craster Alnwick

Alnmouth Warkworth Amble

NORTHUMBERLAND NATIONAL PARK

Rothbury KIELDER WATER & FOREST PARK

Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland

Dunstanburgh NORTHUMBERLAND COAST AREA OF OUTSTANDING NATURAL BEAUTY

Otterburn Morpeth

Ashington

NORTHUMBERLAND Ponteland

Hadrian's Wa

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Hexham

Corbridge

Haltwhistle Allendale

Blanchland

Newcastle

√ International Airport

Newcastle Gateshead Consett

Whitley Bay North Tyneside

Port of Tyne Ferry Terminal

South Shields

South Tyneside Sunderland Chesterle-Street

NORTH PENNINES AREA OF OUTSTANDING NATURAL BEAUTY

Stanhope

DURHAM

D U R H A M DALES

Barnard Castle

NewcastleGateshead Quays

Blyth

The Bowes Museum, Durham

Seaham

DURHAM HERITAGE COAST

Durham

Bishop Auckland Stockton-onTees Durham Tees Valley Airport √ Darlington

Hartlepool

TEES VALLEY Middlesbrough Yarm

Redcar Saltburn-by-theSea

Gisborough Priory, Tees Valley

Guisborough

For further travel information please visit www.groupsnortheastengland.com

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Main Picture: Angel of the North, Gateshead

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One North East Group Travel Guide 2010  
One North East Group Travel Guide 2010  

2010 edition of the Group Travel Guide for the North East of England.

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