WELCOME BACK, NEWCASTLE: 45 pavement cafes have opened in Newcastle as lockdown eases
Welcome back Newcastle! 45 pavement cafes have now opened to welcome diners back safely.
The city of Newcastle has been working tirelessly to make sure restaurants, cafes and bars can welcome you back as safely as possible now that lockdown has eased. Part of the city's plans to jump start the economy and help things feel a little more like normal again include a pavement cafe initiative has seen 45 of your favourite venues expand their premises onto the pavements outside. We spoke to the head of public safety and regulation at Newcastle City Council Ed Foster to find out everything you need to know.
There is no longer any rules around having to order a substantial meal to have an alcoholic drink. And now everyone in your party must scan the QR code or sign in.
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