Repairs to Nature Area dipping platform

You may be aware that some nine years ago a new pond was dug in Jesmond Dene Nature Area, across the river from Pets Corner. The new pond was provided with a dipping platform to allow parties of children to dip for pond creatures. The supporting framework of the...

FREE Family-friendly event

Come and join us for the Big Garden Birdwatch in Jesmond Dene on Saturday (27 January 2018) from 10.30am till 2.30pm. Members of RSPB Newcastle Local Group, Rangers and Volunteers will be in Jesmond Dene helping you to identify garden birds, and adding your sightings...

Christmas Raffle Prize Draw

The Friends of Jesmond Dene and the Volunteer Rangers Christmas Raffle was drawn today and the winning tickets are shown below. The Raffle is intended to raise funds to replace the decking in the nature area; this will make it safe for children to enjoy pond dipping...

Christmas Raffle 2017

Friends of Jesmond Dene and the Volunteer Rangers are holding a Christmas Raffle to raise funds to replace the decking in the nature area; this will make it safe for children to enjoy pond dipping for years to come. The attached poster mentions some of the main prizes...