Stroll down the prom at this classic seaside resort


Visit Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, a small coastal town in South East Northumberland. The town is famous for its revamped beach, which eroded badly during recent decades but underwent a massive redevelopment in 2007. That year, more than 500,000 tonnes of sand were brought up the coast from Skegness and placed on the beach. Make the most of your visit and stay in a Newbiggin bed and breakfast.

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The Couple sculpture by artist Sean Henry

Concrete steps and ramps provide easy access onto Newbiggin's sands. Part of the project includes a new breakwater, graced with a 12.5 meter high sculpture called The Couple by artist Sean Henry. The project was a bid to restore Newbiggin’s coast to its glory days, when golden sands attracted visitors to the little resort, and has been a hit with residents and visitors alike.

There are plenty of Newbiggin Self Catering properties to choose from in this beautiful coastal area of Northumberland. Be sure to take a visit to Newbiggin Maritime Centre and learn about the history and heritage of Newbiggin.

The town attracts nature lovers who come to watch the North Sea seabird passage during the autumn and spring. It is also home to a seaside links golf course that is open year-round.

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Ellie Davison - Archer
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of drawings by Ellie Davison-Archer throughout August 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe ...

Dorothy Steel
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An exhibition of paintings by Dorothy Steel throughout October 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe ...

Andy Hull
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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of art and 'n evryfink by Andy Hull in the Latimer Room from June to August 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is a ...

1 hour golf lesson with PGA coach
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Men in Sheds
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A weekend exhibition of photographs by Men in Sheds in the Breakwater Cafe on 02 and 03 November 2019 ...

Newbiggin Festival
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A range of activities and exhibitions taking place over the August Bank Holiday Weekend (Some charges apply) ...

Keap Creative
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An exhibition of art by Keap Creative in the Latimer Room during September and October 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is avai ...

Jim Skipsey
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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Jim Skipsey throughout September 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe ...

Buskers Evenings
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A great night of musical entertainment! ...

Ian Bolton Exhibition
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An exhibition of paintings by Ian Bolton in the Breakwater Cafe during December 2019 ...

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Tea by the Sea, meet up with friends for an afternoon enjoying the stunning views over the bay while having...Afternoon Tea. ...

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Number 21 is an adults only B&B in the coastal village of Newbiggin. Comfortable accommodation in well appointed ensuite double rooms. ...
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Tourist Information Point
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24 hour external tourist information board. Cafe, toilets & visitor leaflets are located within the Maritime Centre. Staff are happy to help with enquiries. ...

St Bartholomew's Church
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With its interesting mixture of architectural styles and impressive location, this 13th century church provides visitors with a site of notable historical interest and an individual look. ...

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Coastal cottage just minutes away from the beach, located in a quaint Northumbrian town steeped in maritime history. Sleeps 4, dog friendly. ...

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