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Newcastle is a city in Tyne and Wear, in the North East of England. It is the nearest English city to Scotland.


There are few good locations for skipping, see (and feel free to edit) the list below.


Address: 117 Newgate Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5RZ.

Location of bins: Under the sheltered bit down the ramp.

(Last checked: January 2011)


Address: 253 Stanhope St, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear NE4 5JT.

Location of bins: In unlocked cages round the back.

Tesco Gateshead Express

Update July 2015

Address: 92 Coatsworth Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear NE8 1QP, United Kingdom

Location of the bins: just behind the store, sometimes locked with a triangle key but depends on day of the week.

Weekly empty time: Thursday evening

Opening hours: 6am - 11pm, it's easier during closing time to avoid trouble.

Item to be found: bread and pastery (always!!), yoghurts, milk, cheese, fruit, eggs, but sometimes random stuff like tampons 😊

In the same street there is also another store but by far not as much and harder to dig through but once here,why not check it out?

Real Junk Food Project

The Magic Hat Cafe – Fighting Food Waste, Feeding the People The Magic Hat Cafe drives behaviour change on food waste. We upcycle surplus food, providing meals for anyone – irrespective of their financial status – and enable individuals and businesses to reduce the amount of food they waste through creative initiatives.

Check out the event time table on the website.

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