Newcastle Upon Tyne – A Closer Look at the Toon (Infographic)

Published: December 2015

There’s a lot more to Newcastle than Geordie Shore and Gazza. We like to see ourselves as the original Northern Powerhouse, contributing to science, engineering, popular culture and helping to shape our national identity.

For our latest infographic, The Urban River team have come up with some interesting facts about the ‘Toon’, some widely known, some less so. Though many of our products and services are exported around the globe, we never forget what it means to be a true ‘Geordie’.

Newcastle Upon Tyne Infographic

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