Colin Crosby Heritage Tours


Ponteland is an attractive village in Northumberland, 5 miles from Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

The local pronunciation is "Ponteeland", with the emphasis on "ee".

The church dates back to the 12th century, and contains 14th century glass.

The Blackbird inn incorporates the core of a Norman castle.

There is a pele tower in the village.

Kirkley Hall Gardens are often open to the public.