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Angel of the North


Backworth is located in North Tyneside in the county of Tyne and Wear, approximately 5 miles northeast of Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Backworth is a village located in North Tyneside in Tyne and Wear, England. It is situated approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Whitley Bay and 5 miles (8 km) north of the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. Backworth has seen huge investment in recent years with several residential developers all developing new sites.


Backworth Park can be accessed via A186 which leads onto the A19 going north and south bound.

The immediate area benefits from excellent rail and bus links to Newcastle via Northumberland Park Metro Station and bus interchange. 


The site is in proximity to major cities and towns including the likes of Newcastle upon Tyne, North Shields, Whitley Bay, and many other smaller towns in the Northumberland Region. Due to the site’s location, it makes it a prime area for residential development.


Backworth offers convenient access to a range of amenities and services. Nearby towns provide shopping opportunities, dining establishments, and recreational facilities, ensuring that residents have everything they need within easy reach.

Nearby shops

0.7 miles 


2.7 miles

Local pub

0.1 miles

Rail and Bus Interchange

0.4 miles

Local Shops & Amenities

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Costa Coffee logo
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Toby Carvery
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JD Gyms logo
Moorview Vets logo
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Aldi Logo
Metro logo
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