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Newcastle under Lyme
The Borough of Newcastle under Lyme is part of Staffordshire and is close to junctions 15/16. The market town of Newcastle under Lyme has a population of around 75,000. The area has a wide range of retailers, many of which are independents, a dedicated market area which has a selection of types of markets running throughout each week. Keele University and the popular College are also very close to the Town Centre, which has been awarded the prestigious Purple Flag, like a green flag for parks and gardens, is an award to promote safe and managed night time economy.
Latest News Articles
York Place wins ethical workplace accreditation
York Place becomes first shopping centre in UK to win prestigious ethical workplace accreditation. The fairplace Award ® – developed in partnership with the property industry – allows businesses to demonstrate practical commitment to people, local community and planet.
Newcastle-under-Lyme Weekly Footfall update
This week’s latest Footfall data for Newcastle-under-Lyme; WEEK COMMENCING SUN MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI SAT TOTAL 16th April 2017 474 4329 6762 6197 6935 7387 8482 40586 16th April 2018 4812 8999 10938 10880 9192 11284 12747 68852
Sponsorship Opportunity for Homecoming 2018
Local businesses are being given the opportunity for a sponsorship package for this years Homecoming event. The Homecoming is a well established Circus themed event that happens in Newcastle-under-Lyme every year. This year is set to be bigger and better than ever with Newcastle-under-Lyme being named as one of the 6 cities of circus! Sponsor The Homecoming 2018
BID Highlights and Achievements in 2017
We have produced a Highlights and Achievements brochure which details all the projects, activities and events we have delivered or helped to deliver during 2017. A copy of the booklet was sent with all the levy bills for 2018/2019 but you can view and download here also! NULB;A5 12pp highlights_Final
Open Call to Local Artists!!
Are you a local artist and would like to be involved in this years Astley Town Trail? This is a great opportunity to get involved with young people and be a part of the Astley Project! http://www.philipastley.org.uk/news/town-trail/
WHAT's ON in Newcastle under Lyme
Visitors to the Brampton Museum can follow in the footsteps of a team of intrepid research volunteers who have used their skills, tenacity and commitment to investigate our most burning questions: What is Astley’s connection to Newcastle-under-Lyme? What would his early life have been like? How might this have influenced his later career? The free 12-week exhibition will educate and excite adults and young people alike. By viewing circus prints, posters and costumes, visitors will learn about Astley’s life and how his career influenced later developments in the performing arts up to the present day. Objects on loan include items from the V&A Museum’s Theatre and Performance Collection on public view in Staffordshire for the first time. Opening Dates and Times May 5th – July 15th 2018 Monday to Saturday – 10am to 5.30pm Sunday – 2pm to 5.30pm For more information please visit – http://www.philipastley.org.uk/events/exhibition-philip-astley-his-life-and-legacy/
AstleyFest is coming to town on 4 August 2018, giving thousands of people the chance to enjoy a free and fabulous fun day out as we bring Astley’s astounding life to life in Lyme Valley Park. Expect to be dazzled with a range of daring talent ‘entering the ring’ including circus performances, horse shows, military displays, hands-on activities, and much more. There will be a tasty range of food stalls and stacks of fun ways to find out more about the man and myth of Philip Astley. Children and adults alike will love clowning around, trying their hand at circus skills and seeing awe-inspiring circus acts. AstleyFest is proud to be showing the premiere of New Vic Theatre’s performance of Roll Up, Roll Up, a brand-new show about Philip Astley developed with local writers, performers and choir members. Don’t miss out on this wonderful day out as AstelyFest promises to offer a knockout punch of quality entertainment for the whole family to enjoy!
Here are just some of the places we have listed
We list retailers, businesses, organisations and facilities in Newcastle under Lyme
Rare Lounge Bar & Steakhouse is owned independently by a local Newcastle couple, Rare is set in the old “ Rectory Chambers ” a building unique in character that dates back to the mid 18th century, our Restaurant and Bar are contemporary in style, fully air conditioned, with a relaxed informal atmosphere, we have a very nice, large, fully enclosed covered and heated smoking terrace to the rear, and a Pavement Café to the front so “Alfresco style” eating and drinking is not a problem should you desire. Our speciality is thick, juicy, succulent, and tasty steaks, which our Chefs will char grill to your preference. We source our beef locally from Staffordshire farms and insist on the best, top quality cuts to ensure you really can taste the difference. For non steak lovers and non meat eaters our Head Chef has created an exciting array of dishes to tantalise your taste buds including delicious salads, chicken, fish, home made burgers and fajita dishes, as well as a good range of Starters, and delicious Desserts to finish you meal. Open all day from 9:30am Monday -Saturday until Midnight and from 12pm until 11pm on a Sunday, serving the largest Breakfast […]
York Place shopping Centre is located at the top of the High Street with Merrial Street. The new management are currently working to bring York Place in Newcastle-under-Lyme back to life – improving its commercial performance, building social responsibility into every element of its operation and making a positive impact on the location, on social identity and on the community served by the Shopping Centre. Working with the full support of the landlord, York Place Investments, its managing agent, Riddell TPS and informed by the findings of extensive baseline research and public survey responses, Hometown Plus has engaged with the local council, Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce, YMCA North Staffordshire, Keele University and a collective of diverse partners, with a view to: enriching and diversifying the retail offering by engaging new independent traders, private and social enterprises. growing the activity, events and visitor experience offering by: (i) introducing an annual, volunteer-led programme of events and activity that will educate, empower, entertain and uplift across the spectrum, (ii) enhancing the food and drink on offer (iii) re-branding and refreshing the look of the Shopping Centre to create a more ethical and earthy sense of place We recognise and reward the hard work […]
Skinny jeans & cocktail dreams…simple eats & funky beats…pointy daps & trilby hats…jimmy choo & boogaloo… Seductively stylish The Kiln is the chicest of bars in Newcastle-under-Lyme. With each night of the week offering something different, evenings at The Kiln can bring anything from relaxation by candlelight to live music and DJs. Opening early for breakfast The Kiln serves food all the way until 10pm, so why not try a dish from our brand new food menu? Or if food isn’t the top of the agenda, you could always treat yourself to one of our fantastic cocktails; we promise you won’t be disappointed. Especially with our Cosmopolitan and Modern Sex on the Beach for only £1.99 after 5pm Sunday through until Thursday.
Hello Sweetie Cupcakery is the very first cupcake shop in Newcastle Under Lyme. It is a place where you can come and relax while devouring scrumptious cupcake, drink coffee or tea. We pride ourselves in providing very homely feel to our café, with super comfy sofas and chairs and foot-tapping 1940s/50s/60s music flowing out of speakers. All cupcakes are freshly prepared from scratch, baked in the shop and then lovingly decorated, every morning. We use only the best ingredients available- Mexican and Madagascar Bourbon Vanilla Paste, finest 70% Belgian chocolate CALLEBAUT, organic eggs from BIG EGG! (Guy Wolfe) from Newcastle market, fruit from Newcastle market as well, Welsh butter and British milk, we do not use any flavour enhancers or E-numbers ingredients, unlike supermarket brands! On top of that our baker, Suzzie, develops all the recipes herself and uses some of secret family recipes too 😉 We offer wide selection of teas- from traditional English cuppa with dash of milk to green tea with jasmine and various scrumptious infusions. We serve coffee (americano/cappuccino/latte/caramelatte/gingerbread latte), that is ground just after you order, to keep it as fresh as possible and we also have hot chocolate. We also have freshly squeezed lemonade, […]