Urban Green Newcastle

Breathing life into our parks and allotments

Newcastle Allotment & Garden Show Returns

We’re thrilled to be bringing the Newcastle Allotment & Garden Show back to Leazes Park for 2022 and to announce that entries are now open!

Beelines North East

To protect our precious pollinators, we’re working in partnership with Northumberland Wildlife Trust to create a network of 45 nectar-rich public sites, aiming to plant 2,500 trees, 25,000 bulbs and creating 18 hectares of grassland.

How You Can Help

Urban Green Newcastle is a registered charity and we receive funding from a variety of sources including donations which help us care for your parks.

Volunteer

We have volunteer sessions happening across the city, sign up to one today to help make a parks fantastic places for people and wildlife.  

Join the Conversation

Urban Green Park Action is your chance to tell us about what’s important to you and have your say on our plans for your parks. 

Latest News

  • Love Parks Week 2022
    This week is Keep Britain Tidy’s #LoveParks Week and we’re asking you to #LoveNotLitter the city’s green spaces over the busy summer months. We’re committed to making the parks we manage safe and welcoming spaces for everyone, and that includes keeping them clean and tidy. To help us do this we need everyone to makeContinue reading “Love Parks Week 2022”
  • Meet the Team: Jasmine and Jess
    Who are Jasmine and Jess? Jasmine and Jess are our Kickstart trainees for Pets Corner. They’ve been working with us since March 2022, and taken on a leading role in motivating and supporting volunteers with their day-to-day tasks. At Urban Green Newcastle we made a number of roles available through the Kickstart programme. They allContinue reading “Meet the Team: Jasmine and Jess”
  • Green Flag Awards 2022
    Four of Newcastle’s city centre parks cared for by our team have achieved Green Flag Awards for 2022.