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City Pool and Turkish Baths visit inspires Historic Pools of Britain

AN ORGANISATION set up to represent Britain’s bathing heritage visited an iconic building in Newcastle as part of National Sporting Heritage Day celebrations (September 30, 2017). Historic Pools of Britain visited the Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths to see the plans to restore it to its former glory. The group, which is celebrating its […]

Soap star joins in support of City Pool plans

A FORMER Emmerdale actress has joined supporters of the redevelopment of Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths. Charlie Hardwick, who played Val Pollard in the hit TV show, visited the historic building recently to celebrate the venue’s refurbishment. Charlie, from Wallsend in North Tyneside, was a regular at the city-centre Turkish Baths until they were […]

Local bathers invited for final tour of Newcastle City Pool

HISTORY lovers and former users of the Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths will get a last chance to bid farewell before the venue undergoes a major refurbishment. The last chance tours are free and will take place on April 20 and 21 before workmen move in to start construction this spring. The tours of […]