"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newbiggin - North Beach

Newbiggin North Beach is a gently sloping sandy resort beach at the northern end of Newbiggin Bay. It is approx 500 metres in length and is backed by a promenade which runs around the whole length of the bay.

Beach type: Sand/rocks

Nearest town: Ashington

Local authority: Northumberland County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ318877


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Newbiggin - North Beach

  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre (0m)
  • Woodhorn Museum and Gardens (2m)
  • Banana Beach Indoor Adventure Play (2m)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Country Park (2m)
  • Bounce Indoor Play Centre (4m)
  • Earth Balance (4m)
  • Wansbeck Riverside Park (4m)
  • Ridley Park (4m)
  • Space to Play Bedlington (4m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
The Chantry
Bridge Street
NE61 1PD

Phone 01670 535 200
Email morpeth.tic@northumberland.gov.uk

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Forecast for Friday 22 March


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
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Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 76%
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Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 67%
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Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 73%
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Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 80%
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Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
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A rocky shore with a small sheltered sandy beach at low tide. There is a sea wall and promenade and the bay is still home to a small fleet of traditional fishing boats.

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