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This is a list of the places worth visiting that are between 0 and 10 miles from Ashington.

Newbiggin by the Sea

Newbiggin by the Sea

Newbiggin-by-the-Sea is a small town in Northumberland, England, lying on the North Sea coast. Once an important port for shipping grain and a coal mining town, it is still a small fishing port making use of traditional coble boats. It boasts the longest...
QE II Country Park

QE II Country Park

The QEII Country Park was once part of the largest colliery spoil heap in Europe. It has been beautifully landscaped to include a lake and woodland walks, there is also a cycle path that runs right round the lake. The lake is a popular place for fishing,...
Woodhorn Colliery Museum

Woodhorn Colliery Museum

Inspired by the monster coal cutting machines once used deep underground, the stunning new Cutter building at Woodhorn just outside Ashington, is the place to come to learn about the history of Northumberland. Alongside the original listed colliery buildings,...
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