Jesmond - a suburb of Newcastle upon Tyne

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Where is Jesmond -

Jesmond is a residential suburb just North of the Centre of Newcastle, in the North East of England. - maps of Jesmond - The Population is around 10,000
Events - Jesmond Community Festival - Recycling - Jez Fest
Travel - bus - Metro - taxi - rail - cycle - car - North East journey planner
History - 1850 - 1950 - 1950 - today

What's in Jesmond
General information Hotels - Bars - Health - Sport Property - Schools - Shops - Churches
Walks and Talks - City council tours
Jesmond Ward of Newcastle City Council
Facts and figures
Jesmond Dene in pictures
- gardens - wild life
Friends of Jesmond Dene pictures, history, events

Council Information:
Jesmond Ward Councillors
Newcastle City Council
Jesmond library
UK Parks & Gardens information about Jesmond Dene

Newcastle University's Newcastle web pages

Jesmond Community Festival

Residents Organisations:  
Jesmond Residents Association [email]  
Jesmond Dene Residents Association [email]  
High West Jesmond Residents Association [email]  
Brandling Village Residents Association  
Jesmond Community Forum [email]
Accommodation: Hotels
Cairn Hotel / Comfort Inn
Caledonian Hotel
Dene Hotel
Fern Court Hotel
Kenilworth Hotel
George Hotel
Grosvenor Hotel
New Kent Hotel
New Northumbria Hotel
Imperial Hotel
Youth Hostel Association
University Accommodation guide

Pubs: The Archer - Lonsdale - Osbornes - Billabong
- Spy - Cradlewell - Brandling - Blue Bell

Whats On: Student guides: Life in the pubs and clubs

Health: The Surgery 200 Osborne Road
Holly Medical Group
- Osborne Road
The Nuffield Hospital
The Jesmond Therapy Centre

Sport: Northumberland Lawn Tennis & Squash Club
Northumberland County Cricket Club

Leisure: Jesmond Pool
Estate Agents:

Motor: North Jesmond Garage

Shops: Tesco
- delicatessen and general store
Jesmond Village Store
Cycle shops: Cycle Logical

Churches: St. Georges
- Anglican
Holy Name
- Catholic
St.George's Methodist
- Methodist
Jesmond Parish -
St. Hilda's -
Jesmond United Reformed
- United Reformed
Jesmond Synagogue
- Jewish

Schools: Church High School for girls
West Jesmond Primary School
Central Newcastle High School
Royal Grammar School

Brentwood Avenue in West Jesmond
- above
Acorn Road - left [Photo (c) 2000 Tim Pickford-Jones]

Princess Mary Maternity hospital - above
(converted in 1999 into offices with appartment flats behind)
Jesmond Pool - above right
(re-opened in 2002 after a 1.5 million refit. Folks can find a timetable and details of activities - not just swimming, but fitness, too at

Sanderson Road in 1920
- right
Looking South, (before the parking scheme).
Some of the original cobbles can still be seen where the tarmac road surface is damaged.
Osborne Road in 2003 - below. Looking North.
Note that Newcastle Taxis can travel sideways.