May: Walking Month

May: Walking Month

May is walking month and with the evenings get lighter it's a great time to get out and get your steps up.

Walking has a whole host of different health benefits, plus it's free! Read all about out the wonders of walking and how to up your steps here, and if you're in Newcastle then check out the walking activities brought to you by Active Newcastle below.

NORDIC WALKING

Tues 1st May at 11-12pm 

Trampoline Park, NE4 9LG

Meet at reception

Tues 8th May at 11am - 12pm 

Gosforth Central Park, NE3 1AA

Meet at the tennis courts 

Tues 15th May at 11am - 12pm

Nunsmoor Park, NE4 5PU

Meet at the tennis courts

Tues 22nd May at 11 - 12pm

Cycle Hub, NE 6 1BU

WEDNESDAY HEALTH WALKS

3 mile walk at various locations around the city, each Wednesday starting at 10am.

2nd May at 10am 

Newburn Activity Centre

9th May at 10am

Linskill Centre, NE30 2AY

Weds 16th May at 10am

Jesmond Dene, meet at the Visitors Centre

23rd May at 10am

Low Spen Park on School Lane, NE39 2BX

30th May at 10am 

Plessey Woods Country Park

STROLL AROUND GOSFORTH CENTRAL PARK

30-40 minute walks starting at 1pm, meet outside Rosie’s café.

May 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st 

THURSDAY WALKS

3 mile walks at various locations around the city, starting each Thursday at 10.30am.

3rd May at 10:30am

Quayside, meet at Cycle Hub

10th May at 10:30am 

Richardson Dees, meet at the main entrance

17th May at 10:30am 

Jesmond Dene, meet at the visitors centre

24th May at 10:30am 

Rising Sun Park, meet at the community centre

31st May at 10:30am

Great Park, meet at the community centre


CONTACT: david.luke@newcastle.gov.uk

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