"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tynemouth

Tynemouth is a town and a historic borough in Tyne and Wear, England, at the mouth of the River Tyne, between North Shields (on the Tyne) and Cullercoats (on the coast to the North). It is administered as part of the borough of North Tyneside, but until 1974 was an independent county borough, including North Shields, in its own right. It has a population of 17,056. Its history, from the Iron Age to Victorian times and beyond, attracts visitors from around the world. It is a prosperous area with comparatively expensive housing stock, and was represented at Westminster by the conservative MP Neville Trotter up until his retirement in 1997. Since then, Tynemouth has been represented in parliament by the Labour MP Alan Campbell.

Local authority: North Tyneside Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ371685

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Things to see and do in and around Tynemouth

  • Tynemouth Priory and Castle
  • Tynemouth Treasure Trail
  • Arbeia Roman Fort
  • Haven Point
  • Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
  • The Dunes Adventure Island
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park
  • Quasar Elite
  • South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
  • KiKis Kabin
  • Childhood Memories Toy Museum
  • Pots and Pancakes
  • Blue Reef Aquarium
  • Planetarium South Tyneside College
  • Tynemouth Pool
  • MFA Bowl North Shields
  • Fuzzy Eds at the Magic Lantern
  • Wet 'N Wild
  • Wet N Wild
  • Whitley Bay Ice Rink
  • The Splat Centre
  • Jacks Den
  • Whitley Bay Playhouse
  • Bedes World
  • Murton Equestrian Centre
  • Stephenson Railway Museum
  • Override Skate Park
  • The Whitley Bay Treehouse
  • Waves Leisure Centre
  • The Leas

Tourist Information

South Shields
Visitor Information Centre
Haven Point
Pier Parade
Tyne and Wear
England
NE33 2JS

Phone 0191 424 7788
Email tourism@southtyneside.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthtyneside.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 66%
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12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 57%
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15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 1021
Humidity 61%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 70%
UV Index
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21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
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