Ashington tourist and travel information

Ashington tourist and travel information

Ashington Travel Information

Hire - Ashington Ashington in North-East of England has a population of approximately 28,000, which grew from a few farms in the early 19th Century to a large coal mining village once coal was discovered.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Ashington Ashington - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

A1 Motorway

Roads Ashington - Travel by road - Ashington is about 5 miles east of the A1. The A1 and the Motorway known as the A1(M) runs from London to Edinburgh. Ashington is about 110 miles from Edinburgh and 305 miles from London.

A1 Motorway

Travel by train

Rail Ashington Ashington nearby station - Travel by train - Morpeth Station, Coopies Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2SL. CCTV. Waiting room. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Only parts station step free access.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

Cycling

Hire - Alnmouth Alnwick - Cycle Hire - Black Sheep Bikes, Shepherds Cottage, Burradon, Thropton, Northumberland, NE65 7HF. Tel : 01669 631121. We deliver free of charge to Newcastle – upon -Tyne when bikes are hired for 2 days or more. We also deliver free within a radius of 20 miles of base. Outside of this area a delivery charge may apply. www.blacksheepbikes.co.uk

Black Sheep Bikes

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Airport Newcastle International Airport, Woolsington, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE13 8BZ. Tel: 0870 122 1488. The A1 by-passes the city centre and leads directly to the airport via the dual carriageway A696. Restaurants, cafes and bars available within Newcastle International Airport. Newcastle airport is about 12 miles from Ashington.

newcastleairport.com

Ashington Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Ashington - Sport - There are also a lot of leisure services and two country parks, Wansbeck Riverside Country Park and the Queen Elizabeth II Country Park at Woodhorn with the QE II Country Park Railway.

Sport

Sport

Sport Ashington - Sport - Ashington Leisure Centre, Institute Road, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 8HP. Tel: 01670 532 380.

Sport

Shopping

Stores Ashington - Shopping - Market Day in the town is Tuesday.

Town Centre Shopping

Entertainment

Entertainment Ashington - Entertainment and attractions - Ashington Theatre, Institute Road, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 8HP. Tel: 01670 813254.

Entertainment

Other information Ashington - Other information - Ashington Colliery opened in 1867 and closed in 1988. Its proud history is remembered at the nearby Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

Museum

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Ashington Hotels

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Guest house bed and breakfast in Ashington

Northumberland Map and Attractions

Hexham is 290 miles from London. It is 79 miles from Berwick upon Tweed to Corbridge and 80 miles from Brampton to Whitley Bay.

Ferries Ferry indicated is North Shields.

Airports Airport indicated is Newcastle International.

Roads Ashington is about 5 miles east of the A1, between Morpeth and Blyth.

Northumberland map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is no station in Ashington.

Attraction 1 - Dunstanburgh Castle, Craster, Alnwick, Northumberland, Telephone: 01665 576231
Attraction 2 - Hexham Racecourse, Hexham, NE46 2JP. Tel: 01434 606881. hexham-racecourse.co.uk.
Attraction 3 - Otterburn Mill, Northumberland, NE19 1JT. Tel: 01830 520225 otterburnmill.co.uk.
Attraction 4 - Woodhorn, Northumberland Museum and Archives, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF.
Attraction 5 - Bamburgh Castle, Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF. bamburghcastle.com.
Attraction 6 -The Kielder Partnership Office, Bellingham TIC, Main Street, Bellingham Tel : 01434 220643. (Kielder Water)

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Telephoning Ashington from abroad - To dial a number in Ashington from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Ashington

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