Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne

Here's how Newcastle upon Tyne Measures up

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  • Infrastructure

  • Interconnection

  • Inclusion

  • Inspiration

  • Innovation

  • Investment



  • 52% of Geordies shopped online in 2017*
  • George Stephenson's Rocket, the forerunner of the modern-day railway, was designed and built in the city
  • Newcastle upon Tyne is located in northeast England, with a metropolitan population of more than 1.1 million