Office Spaces in Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle upon Tyne is a university city on the River Tyne in northeast England. With its twin city, Gateshead, it was a major shipbuilding and manufacturing hub during the Industrial Revolution and is now a centre of business, arts and sciences. Spanning the Tyne, modern Gateshead Millennium Bridge, noted for its unique tilting aperture, is a symbol of the 2 cities. The main shopping street in the city is Northumberland Street and there are several other major shopping areas in Newcastle City Centre. The largest of these is the Eldon Square Shopping Centre, one of the largest city centre shopping complexes in the UK.
Newcastle is renowned for a lively night out, and its numerous restaurants and busy bars have made it one of the UK’s top locations for a great night out.
Newcastle’s railway station, also known as Newcastle Central station, is a principal stop on the East Coast Main Line and Cross Country Route. Central station is one of the busiest stations in Britain.
The city is served by the Tyne & Wear Metro, a system of suburban and underground railways covering much of Tyne & Wear. It was opened in five phases between 1980 and 1984, and was Britain's first urban light rail transit system
Major roads in the area include the A1 (Gateshead Newcastle Western Bypass), stretching north to Edinburgh and south to London; the A19 heading south past Sunderland and Middlesbrough to York and Doncaster; the A69 heading west to Carlisle; the A696, which becomes the A68 heads past Newcastle Airport and up through central Northumberland and central Scottish Borders, the A167, the old "Great North Road", heading south to Gateshead, Chester-le-Street, Durham and Darlington.
Newcastle Airport is located 6 miles from the city centre on the northern outskirts of the city near Ponteland and is around 20 minutes from the city centre when you use the Metro light rail.