Urban Green Newcastle
Breathing life into our parks and allotments
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.
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.
- Meet the Team: Steven LeggetSteven is our Programme Manager, his creative problem solving skills help everyone at Urban Green collaborate and develop exciting new plans.
- Young people making a difference in our parks this summerThis summer we partnered with the National Citizen Service (NCS) – a personal development programme for 15–17-year-olds leaving secondary education – and delivery partners Newcastle United Foundation and Catch 22 to deliver 12 days of social action across our parks for over 280 young people from across the city. The young people took part inContinue reading “Young people making a difference in our parks this summer”
- Goodbye summer, hello planting seasonSaying goodbye to the warmer summer months is never easy. Autumn brings with it thoughts of staying warm indoors as the nights draw in and temperatures begin to drop. But there is always a silver lining, and for our team at Urban Green Newcastle the autumn months are the perfect time for us to getContinue reading “Goodbye summer, hello planting season”