21st Sept 2020
Heaton Park Fire
Last week was a week of contrasts! We started so saddened by the behaviour of a few people, and ended the week absolutely overwhelmed by the generosity and encouragement shown by so many in response to the devastating fire at Heaton Park last weekend.
Keeping our green city thriving
Together with the people of Newcastle, we protect and grow our parks and allotments – helping you connect to nature, communities and make life that little bit sweeter.
Openly encouraging collaboration
Whether you’re an event organiser or a local business, we can help you make things happen in your local park.
How Urban Green Newcastle has been making a difference to your parks and allotments.
14 Jun 2020
Urban Green Newcastle has formed a new partnership with social enterprise, The Skill Mill, to provide work experience and training opportunities to young people aged 16-18 and support them into employment.
28 June 2020
James Cross, CEO of Urban Green Newcastle, talks to Gilly Hope at BBC Radio Newcastle about his open letter to The Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP proposing that significant investment be made in city and town-wide urban green infrastructure.
25 June 2020
James Cross, CEO of Urban Green Newcastle, writes an open letter to The Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP.
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