Newcastle’s Best Group/Community Allotment Plot

We spoke to Newcastle charity Children’s North East about the importance of their allotment plot at Benwell Lane in giving young people access to nature, and the chance to learn new skills.

Tree maintenance works during November and December

To make sure Newcastle’s parks continue to be safe places for people to visit, we will be carrying out further works to trees across the city as part of our tree risk management and wider routine maintenance programme.

World Mental Health Day 2022

Today (10 October) marks World Mental Health Day. Here are five great ways you can improve your mental wellbeing in Newcastle’s green spaces.

Meet the Team: Rachel Faichnie

Rachel is our Education Officer working for the Beelines North East project. She’s the person behind the amazing interactive family sessions taking place in our parks, and our programme of educational events for schools.

Rabbit Awareness Week 2022

To celebrate Rabbit Awareness Week 2022, our Pets Corner team have put together some information on caring for rabbits and how you can make sure your bunnies stay hoppy and healthy!

Meet the Team: Ali Brown

Ali is our Marketing and Communications Manager, her role is to spread the word about Urban Green Newcastle, and all of the work that we do, in lots of different ways.