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Welcome to Newcastle@wiki, the place for the Elftowners of Newcastle Upon Tyne



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Newcastle Pictures

Have any pictures of Newcastle or the surrounding area? Post them on this pictures wiki!

Newcastle Haunts

Have a favourite place to go to when you're in Newcastle? Post the details here, and you never know, your little place might get a bit more popular!

Newcastle Links

This is just a general list of links that will interest and inform you about Newcastle.




Members


[Corazie]
[+♥+SAFFY+♥+]
[-/Fake+it for the+Airwaves\-]
[Lady Neit]
[hiya hails :)]
[~Sparky~]
[hardcoredude]
[Seany.]
[FeckErseDrink!]
[Jodie luvs Jack]



Newcastle Facts

Some quick, quirky facts about Newcastle that you may never have known... Add your own to the list :)

●The Newcastle-Gateshead metropolitan area has a population of 799,000.
●Newcastle has two Cathedrals: St. Nicholas and St. Mary's.
●Newcastle has one of the lowest mortality rates in the country.
●There are two universities in Newcastle: Newcastle University and Northumbria University.
●Newcastle has the largest Fenwicks department store in the world.
●Newcastle used to be known as Pons Aelius and Monkchester.
●The English phrase "Taking the piss" originates from Newcastle
●Newcastle has Englands finest street as voted by Britain: Grey Street.
●Newcastle has the UK's first Biotechnology Village, the "Centre for Life"
●Newcastle is the home of Newcastle Brown Ale. Known to the locals as a "bottle o' dog"
●The famous singer known as "Sting" is a born and bred geordie.
●Newcastle is better than anywhere else because all the best people live there ... statistics have shown :)


Newcastle Big Fact

After William Wallace was captured, he was paraded through Newcastle. When he reached London, William Wallace was hung, drawn and quartered, one of his legs was sent to Newcastle, where it hung on a gallow at the Gallow Gate. Where these gallows used to stand, there is now a multistorey car park called Gallow Gate Car Park. Want to visit? Look beind St James' Park...

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2006-11-17 [Corazie]: I don't drink beer.

2006-11-17 [Lady Neit]: you'll still get a beer belly.
and liver failure.
but before i say anything else, i don't mind you drinking in a bar or pub. but don't get too wasted on the streets. if i find out you've been raped and murdered after getting drunk in town, i'll LAUGH MY HEAD OFF

2006-11-17 [Corazie]: You don't get fat from drinking spirits. Fact.
I won't get too wasted on the streets. I'm smart enough not to.

2006-11-17 [Fleuryrose]: Well isn't that nice!

2006-11-17 [~Sparky~]: ooo, where you going iceskating?

2006-11-17 [Lady Neit]: your still a piss head,

2006-11-18 [~Sparky~]: wey, franki dont you like the odd drink?

shhhh, i know she doesnt have 'the odd drink' but shhhh

2006-11-18 [Lady Neit]: when i'm safe and with my parents yes.... true i've drank on the streets once or twice but now i know how stupid it is and i will never do it again

2006-11-18 [Corazie]: I've learnt my lesson... Especially where some are concerned...

2006-11-18 [Lady Neit]: spin the bottle ¬¬

2006-11-18 [Corazie]: Yeah...

2006-11-18 [Lady Neit]: lmao

2006-11-18 [Lady Neit]: when edd pukkers its like he's just sucked on a lemon.... XDXDXDXDXD

2006-11-18 [Corazie]: o.O'

2006-11-18 [Fleuryrose]: Gross!

2006-11-19 [Lady Neit]: XDXDXDXDXDXDXD
bless him....

2006-11-20 [Fleuryrose]: Alright I will! Bless you Edd Pukkers!

2006-11-21 [Lady Neit]: XDXD

2006-11-23 [~Sparky~]: poor buggar

2006-11-23 [hiya hails :)]: Hehe, bless.

2006-11-23 [Lady Neit]: XD

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