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City Hall

Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8SF, England
+44 191 261 2606
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Bryan ferry concert city hall Newcastle 2018.

It's been a lot of years since I have been to the Newcastle city hall.its a great concert hall and... read more

Reviewed today
Stephen R
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
They should shut the bar during a performance!

We went here last October to see London Grammar – an excellent concert even though there wasn't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lindi
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8SF, England
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+44 191 261 2606
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Reviewed today

It's been a lot of years since I have been to the Newcastle city hall.its a great concert hall and it was so well run to start to finish to get into the Hall and your seat,bar great lots of staff and quick service.the only...More

Thank Stephen R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here last October to see London Grammar – an excellent concert even though there wasn't much legroom. BUT we were a bit surprised at how many people were backwards & forwards to the bar all evening getting drinks during the concert, & found...More

Thank lindi
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Had an ok evening. Seats are very cramped and it was so hot in there. Not much atmosphere really seeing as we were at a Bryan Ferry concert, but then it’s not the O2.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Lovely old building but very dated decor inside and in need of some tlc to restore inside and parts of the outside. We have attended concerts at Sheffield City Hall which has been restored and is a magnificent venue. I felt it was quite sad...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Here again this time to see Dara O’Briain. Sound not great and security measures have moved on from handing over soft drink tops when you go in to now not being allowed in at all with any plastic bottles - shame that’s not obvious until...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

As the City hall had said doors opening at 7 imagine my surprise after watching wave after wave of fellow comedy goer's passingly for 40 minutes, to be queuing round the block at 7:45. despite being asked for tickets 3 time they were not inspected...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed an evening of Buddy Holly and the Cricketers (60 years on tribute), with the fantastic English Rock and Roll Orchestra at City Hall, but oh my goodness, the venue was absolutely freezing!!!! Thankfully we did warm up at the end, but only because...More

Thank EveGalloway
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Went here recently to watch sister act with the live choir. Building is in a great location. Nice bar downstairs and good seating. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank James R
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Seen a tribute to dollg parton and kenny rogers...islands in the stream ..brilliant night old classics songs . Good atmosphere newly decouratred bar .abit over priced. £28 ticket...good night ...artists were great .sounded like the real thing ...sing along ...packed house ..enjoyable night..

Thank garry w
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

My wife and I visited the City Hall for the Bill Bailey performance. As my hearing is not great, I rang the City Hall the day before to enquire what help could be given to customers who have a hearing impairment. Most venues will loan...More

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Anne L
19 March 2018|
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Response from JimmyHT | Reviewed this property |
Got to be honest Anne L never sat in that part of the auditorium. but I imagine you'll certainly be able to still hear the Band, sorry my answer is not so helpful
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Chrisdawson
6 February 2017|
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Response from cheryltodd1959 | Reviewed this property |
I think Row M in the stalls as there is absolutely loads of leg room. Defo not front row balcony. Check the seating plan tho first before you book.
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