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Haltwhistle

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Haltwhistle is a small, but pleasant, town near Hadrian's Wall in Northumberland, England.

Get in[edit]

By train[edit]

Haltwhistle Train Station

1 Haltwhistle station has trains that run to and from Newcastle upon Tyne, Hexham and Carlisle.

By bus[edit]

Regular buses run to and from Newcastle upon Tyne and Hexham. Friendly, helpful drivers.

Also a place to catch the bus to Once Brewed and other spots along Hadrian's Wall.

Get around[edit]

Map of Haltwhistle

All the shops and pubs are situated on the High Street, no more than 2 minutes walk apart, with the railway station and bus stop at one end.

See[edit]

  • 1 Housesteads Roman Fort, Housesteads Roman Fort, Haydon Bridge, NE47 6NN (7 miles east of Haltwhistle), +44 1434 344363. Housesteads is the most complete Roman fort in Britain, and one of the best-preserved in Europe. adults £6.20, children £3.70, concessions £5.60. Housesteads Roman Fort (Q1812832) on Wikidata Housesteads Roman Fort on Wikipedia

Do[edit]

  • 1 Hadrian's Wall. Hadrian's Wall (Q57357) on Wikidata Hadrian's Wall on Wikipedia
  • Take a pleasant walk along the River Tyne.
  • Need a book to read early on a Sunday morning? An honour-box outside a bookstore in the high street allows you to choose a low-value book and toss your coins through the letterslot in the door.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

  • 1 Blenkinsopp Castle Inn, Greenhead, Brampton, CA8 7JS (Just off the A69 between Haltwhistle and Haltwhistle golf course), +44 1697 747601. Country pub on the Blenkinsopp estate run by a young couple serving excellent food with real ales and a decent wine list.

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