Sort by:

Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Gateshead and Sunderland are the best known cities in this industrial north-east area. Situated around the mouths of the Rivers Tyne and Wear it was once a great shipbuilding area. Nowadays it attracts visitors to see the Angel of the North sculpture, Hadrian’s Wall, Bowes Railway and the bird reserves at St Mary’s and Marsden Rock.

Change privacy settings