Urban Green Newcastle is an independent charity responsible for the management and upkeep of the city’s 33 parks and 61 allotment sites.
Meet the team
You can get in touch with the team by emailing email@example.com
Director of Parks and Allotments
Café Manager - Ginny Nicholson
Commercial Manager - Sally Vleugels
Events Coordinators - Diana Gates / Gemma Dudley
Events Manager - Della Hadingham
Fundraising Officer - John Gibbon
Programme Manager - Steven Legget
Project Manager - Nik Barrera
Administration Assistant - Katie Ashworth
Cleaner - Adrian Lowe
Finance Assistant - Claire Cooke
Finance Manager - Jill Eckford
Marketing and Communications Manager - Ali Brown
Parks and Allotments
Estate Manager - Philip Bolam
Team Leader: Conservation and Recreation - Emma Armstrong-Smith
Team Leader: Land and Woodland Management - Sarah Capes
Volunteer and Engagement Coordinator - Edward Chivers
Rangers - Michael Hancock, Vincent Jenkins, Mike Mavin, Graham Park, Ken Watson
Pets Corner Coordinator - Hazel Bell
Pets Corner Keeper - Clare McQuade
Pets Corner Keeper - Sarah Williamson
Our board of trustees
Jim Beirne MBE FRSA D.Litt (hons)
Cllr Rob Higgins
Ella Ritchie OBE
Managing the parks
We will be installing new fencing, improving footpaths and improving playground areas in some of our parks. We've also installed new bins to tackle the problem of littering and made sure grass is cut regularly so our green spaces remain clean, tidy and welcoming.
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Got a question or query?
Find out what's on, report an issue, enquire about holding an event in one of our parks or become a volunteer, complete a simple form and we will be in touch very soon.