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city and metropolitan borough, metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear, historic county of Northumberland, northeastern England.It lies on the north bank of the River Tyne 8 miles (13 km) from the North Sea. We’re doing all we can to keep you safe at our venue.Please remember we do not permit backpacks or large bags and you will be screened upon arrival. The rail link between London and Edinburgh also crosses the Tyne at Newcastle (the High Level Bridge, 1844–49).
The best-preserved portions of the old town walls lie between Westgate Road and Gallowgate, close to the ruins of the medieval Black Friars’ priory.The present city and metropolitan borough also embrace several formerly distinct towns.