Photograph of the N-Gage Community at their community allotment plot at St Anthonys Allotment site in Newcastle.

Newcastle’s Best Group/Community Allotment Plot

After being named winner of the Best Group or Community Plot at the 2023 Newcastle Allotment and Garden Show, we caught up with N-Gage to get an insight into the what goes into making an award-winning plot and community garden.

Illustrated graphic of original Victorian gates at Leazes Park, newcastle. With 3 number helium balloons reading '150' floating above. Text reads: Happy Birthday Leazes Park with logos for Urban Green Newcastle and Northern Lights Newcastle

Happy 150th Birthday Leazes Park!

Saturday 23 December 2023 marks the 150th birthday of Leazes Park – also known as the ‘People’s Park’ – and to celebrate this special occasion, we’ve partnered with Northern Lights Newcastle and you, the people of the city, to give the park a present.