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Welcome to Newcastle
Address: The Fossway
Byker
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Post Code: NE6 2XJ
General Manager:Ian Walton
Telephone Enquiries: 0191 210 5300
Email Addresses: newcastledogs@williamhill.co.uk
Website: www.newcastledogs.com
Directions: Travelling from the South
On the A1M go past Washington Services and then fork left onto the A1 Newcastle, take the first slip road and follow A167 to Gateshead. Then follow signs for Tyne Bridge. Turn left onto the Tyne Bridge, take the 2nd slip road, sign-posted A193 Wallsend (taking the third exit). After approximately 1 mile you cross Byker Bridge, once over the bridge follow A193 for about half a mile and at the next roundabout take A187 sign-posted Wallsend to traffic lights. Keep in right hand lane and Newcastle Greyhound Stadium is approximately 350 yards on the right hand side behind Benfield Motors

Travelling from the North
Coming in on the A1 South take the A167 sign-posted Newcastle upon Tyne. When you get onto the Central Motorway in Newcastle take the A193 sign-posted Wallsend. After approximately 1 mile you cross Byker Bridge, once over the bridge follow A193 for about half a mile and at the next roundabout take A187 sign-posted Wallsend to traffic lights. Keep in right hand lane and Newcastle Greyhound Track is approximately 350 yards on the right hand side behind Benfield Motors

Rail: Main line Newcastle station. Metro to Chillingham, then five minute walk or taxi from station.

Newcastle Greyhound Stadium
The Fossway
Byker
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE6 2XJ
Race Days: Tuesday (1st race 6.28pm), Thursday(6.38pm) and Saturday(7.39pm). Wednesday(11.11am) and Saturday (2.24pm) (BAGS).
Admission Prices: Under 18's - Free entry
Tuesdays and Thursdays £10pp
Saturday restaurant £20pp
Crowd Capacity: 1,100
Corporate Facilities: We have various packages that can be tailored to your business requirements. Please contact reception for further details.

William Hill Banqueting suite for up to 200

Pedigree suite for up to 100
Restaurant Facilities: Tuesday and Thursday £12 per person
Includes entrance, programme welcome drink and 3 course meal

Saturday £22.50
Same as above but with disco entrance until 12.30am
Six Pack Details: £10 pp. Please call stadium for details
Snack Facilities: Upstairs bar area and downstairs bar areas. Please note the snack bar closes at 10pm.
Distances Raced: 290m , 640m, 670m, 706m,
Track Circumference: 415 metres.
Run to First Bend: 80 metres (480m) 25 metres (640m)
Track Records: 290m - Target Brett - 16.78 - 09/10/2010
670m - Blackhouse Heidi- 40.45 - 11/10/2014
706m - Fortune Jim - 40.84 - 19/09/2006
895 - Aayamzabella - 55.81 - 08/10/2013
Hare Type: GT Hare System
Major Open Events: All England Cup - 17th October