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Wallsend is a town located on the north bank of the river Tyne in north east England, close to Newcastle upon Tyne and across the river from Jarrow to which it is linked by the Tyne Tunnel. Situated at the southern end of Hadian’s Wall, the wall built by the Roman Emperor Hadrian to keep out troublesome Scots, it was literally where the wall ended. The excavated remains of the garrison fort of Segedunum can be seen at ground level. This fort was in use for around 300 years with an estimated population of around 600 men in 250AD. Wallsend developed as an active colliery town and major coal mining centre with seven pits active between 1778 and 1935, giving its name to an excellent variety of coal and was home to many Waggonways, the forerunners of the railways, used to bring coal down to the Tyne. There is a history of shipbuilding associated with Wallsend, which was home to Swan Hunter, one of the most famous shipyards from which many important ships were made including HMS Victorious, RMS Carpathia and HMS King George V and many used in both world wars. Charles Parsons also launched the revolutionary Turbinia here in 1884. The town is now much more diverse commercially, although the river still provides significant employment


Okai & Co
Wilson Tupholme Ltd


Segedunum (Wallsend) Roman Fort, Baths and Museum

Care Home

Hunter Hall Care Home
Swan Lodge Care Home
Walldene Court


UCI Silverlink


Dance - Amanda Nicole School of Dance


North Tyneside Council


Dental Practice
Mr Thompson Robinson & Peach


Dr Abraham & Partners
Dr Kenny & Partners
Dr Page & Partners
Dr Sweetman & Partners
Dr Thornton & Partners

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Wallsend Golf Club


Watsons Indoor / Outdoor Car Boot

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Albion Inn
Dorset Arms Hotel

Rose Inn
Ship In The Hole


Light Of India


Browellsmith & Co


Battle Hill Taxis
Blue Line Taxis
East End Taxis
Flag Taxis
High View Taxis

Sports Clubs

Wallsend Town Roma (Amateur Football)


Josie's Flowers
John Sibley
Coast Road Pharmacy Ltd
Rising Sun Farm
Toddle In
Paul's Hairdressing For Men



Ridley CC(Cycling)

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The Dorset Arms Hotel (0.53 miles)

The Dorset Arms Hotel
We offer high quality bed and breakfast accommodation in a variety of rooms as well as our award winning Centurion Restaurant; a beautiful bar with beer garden and a private function room giving you all ... More | visit website
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Hadrian Lodge Hotel (0.55 miles)

Hadrian Lodge Hotel

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Only 10 minutes from Newcastle city centre, the hotel is directly opposite Hadrian Road Metro station and only a short distance from many of Newcastle’s sights, including the Millennium Bridge and ... More

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Menzies Silverlink Park (0.67 miles)

Menzies Silverlink Park
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The Hotel is situated just a mile from the Tyne Tunnel and within easy reach of the city centre and airport. The Menzies Silverlink Park offers ... More

Little Haven Hotel (1.51 miles)

Little Haven Hotel
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The Little Haven Hotel Is Uniquely Situated At The Gateway Of The River Tyne Yet Just 15 Minutes From Newcastle City Centre And 30 Minutes ... More
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Ellison Hall (1.64 miles)

Ellison Hall
Welcome to Ellison Hall. Acquired by the Ellison family, merchant adventurers of Newcastle, Ellison Hall (also known as Hebburn Hall) is a 17th-century stately mansion. Robert Ellison, Sheriff and Member of Parliament for Newcastle, and ... More | visit website
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The Longship (1.70 miles)

The Longship

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The Longship is a lively community pub with rooms in a convienient location, offering great value food. our en-suite bedrooms are clean and comfortable ensuring your stay is relaxing. All ... More

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Bede's Well Guest House (2.10 miles)

Bede's Well Guest House will make you feel welcome at this small, family run business. We are ideally situated for everything Tyneside has to offer. We are very proud of our high standards here at ... More | visit website
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Rosebery Hotel (2.36 miles)

Rosebery Hotel

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The Rosebery Hotel is a traditional Edwardian private Bed & Breakfast. Friendly, welcoming and personal. Situated in the pleasant suburb of Jesmond, next to Jesmond Dene Park, enjoying a country atmosphere ... More

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Premier Inn Newcastle Holystone (2.50 miles)

Premier Inn Newcastle Holystone
Conveniently located adjacent to the A19. For shops and local amenities Newcastle city centre is only 10 miles away and if you're catching the ferry, North Shields International ferry terminal is just 4 miles away. ... More | visit website
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City Apartments Newcastle - Quayside (2.56 miles)

City Apartments Newcastle - Quayside

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With fantastic views of the Tyne and a stunning location on the edge of Newcastle's trendy Quayside, these stylish and contemporary apartments combine luxurious accommodation with freedom and flexibility. City Apartments are ... More

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