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The impact of Storm Arwen on Newcastle’s green spaces

An update on the devastating impact Storm Arwen has had on Newcastle’s parks and green spaces.

Updates to our Leisure Facilities

Thanks to the support of our fantastic partners this autumn we've delivered two key initiatives to improve the leisure facilities in Armstrong Park and Gosforth Central Park.

Avian Influenza Prevention Zone Announced in the UK

If you keep birds there are some simple steps you should take to protect your birds against the threat of avian flu in the coming winter months.

Surveys begin at Deep Dene House

Over the coming weeks, visitors to Jesmond Dene can expect to see surveys and maintenance work taking place around Deep Dene House as we begin to assess the condition of buildings across our estate.

Green Flag Award Winners 2021

Four of our parks achieve Green Flag Awards for 2021

We’re delighted to share the news that we have achieved Green Flag Awards for four of our city centre parks in a record-breaking year for the scheme, which is marking its Silver Jubilee this year.

World Mental Health Day 2021: How nature and green spaces can improve our mental health

To mark World Mental Health Day 2021, we’re looking at the increasing role parks, allotments, and green spaces play in supporting our mental health and wellbeing.

Hay & Kilner Law Firm fund tree planting in our parks to mark 75th anniversary

We’re thrilled to be working in partnership with Hay & Kilner Law Firm, who are celebrating their roots by planting a long-term legacy in our parks on their 75th anniversary.

Heritage Open Days 2021 (10-19 September)

To mark this year’s Heritage Open Days, which takes place from Friday 10 to Sunday 19 September, we’re taking a look at the history of some of Newcastle’s most popular parks, and their connection to one of Britain’s great industrialists.

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