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North Road
NE20 9UH

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Opening Times

11:00-22:00 Mon-Sat
11:00-22:00 Sun

Meal Times

11:00 - 20:00 Mon - Sat
11:00 - 17:00 Sun


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About the Pub

This pub goes back over 500 years and part of the pub is made up of the remains of Ponteland Castle. It's a blend of old and new and is central to village life with a good mixture of clientele. The annual New Year's Day wheelbarrow race starts and finishes at the pub.

Regular ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Greene King Blackbird IPA
  • Hardys & Hansons Blackbird Bitter

Changing ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Two locally sourced eg Sonnet 43 Tyne Bank Others are nationals such as Timothy Taylor or Tribute.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Eg Sonnet 43, Tyne Bank.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Scottish folk on Thursdays.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • WiFi Wifi

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North Road
NE20 9UH

Sat Nav Reference

55.051006, -1.742687


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Nearby Bus Routes (200m)

Stagecoach: X77, X78

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Blackbird - Ponteland


North Road
NE20 9UH

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Cask Marque Accredited
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Function Room
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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