Management of ivy in our parks

We are proud that the ivy in our parks provides a home to many Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) priority species and those most threatened in the UK including the song thrush.

Postcards from Pets’ Corner

We know many people love to visit the animals at Pets’ Corner, which is why we’ve asked our furry and feathered friends to send us a postcard from their new homes, so we can keep in touch and find out what they’ve been doing.

Recruitment drive at Urban Green Newcastle

Urban Green Newcastle is part of an innovative, pioneering movement to secure the future of parks, allotments and green spaces in Newcastle upon Tyne. This is an exciting phase of growth for the organisation, and we are looking to recruit seven exceptional people to join the team.

City Stadium Park welcomes interactive football wall

A brand new, state of art, interactive football wall has been unveiled at City Stadium Park, Ouseburn, as part of a playground improvement programme by Urban Green Newcastle and Newcastle City Council.

Get fit and active in our parks

You don’t need an expensive gym membership to get fit and healthy in 2020. Newcastle’s parks are a great way to get outdoor and active, and the best part is, it’s all free.