6 Things To Do And See In Cramlington

If you're looking for things to do in Cramlington then there is plenty to see and visit. From the largest female land sculpture in the world with Northumberlandia and maybe even the biggest spoon ever! Find 6 things to do in Cramlington and drop us a photo on our Facebook page.

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Plessey Woods Viaduct
Bridge Cramlington Northumberland

A very well hidden stone viaduct spanning the River Blyth at Plessey Woods for the East Coast Main Line.

Northumberlandia
Landscape Cramlington Northumberland

Northumberlandia is a unique landform sculpture near Cramlington, opened by Princess Anne in 2012.

Cramlington Shroud - Capella
Art Cramlington Northumberland

A polished and lacquered aluminium shroud set in the nature reserve.

Giant Spoon
Art Cramlington Northumberland

A giant 15 foot spoon in between two fields near Cramlington and Seghill as part of a National Lottery funded art trail.

Cramlington Windmill
Windmill Cramlington Northumberland

An old sail-less windmill situated within a farmers field.

Keep Out Signs
Art Cramlington Northumberland

Metal signs warning to Keep Out! Part of the Cramlington art trail.

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  Visiting Cramlington


When people come to visit Cramlington, it's for 2 things - Shop at Manor Walks or to visit the Just Eat Giant Spoon! (Maybe)


Cramlington is situated in south east Northumberland, four miles from the coast and ten miles south of Newcastle. Starting out as a small town it has seen significant investment and growth over the last 20 years.


The Manor Walks shopping centre is still the hub of the town, but the retail park has grown and even incorporating a Vue cinema.


If you fancy a bite to eat, then there is plenty to choose from your classic Hungry and Sizzlers, to the Venue, Panuccis, Mandarin Bay, Lal Qila or even the Willow Farm. But if you're on a night out in Cramlington, then the Village is where you want to be. The Plough, Bay Horse and Spoons, are all a short walking distance from each other.


The town has excellent transport routes to regular buses to Newcastle and the surrounding area of Blyth, Seaton Sluice, Seaton Delaval and Annitsford. If you fancy a bit further afield, Cramlington has its own train station taking you into Newcastle, Durham, Alnmouth or even off to Carlisle.


Cramlington probably now have the best healthcare in Northumberland with the newly built NSEC (Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care) Hospital just on the outskirts of the town. And with a large industrial area for companies such as Merck Sharp & Dohme, Wilkinson Sword and Boots, there are plenty of jobs and investment in the area.


To top it all off, the Cramlington Learning Village (CLV) is an outstanding school, educating pupils from year 7 up to year 13.


More things to do in Cramlington

If you are looking for more things to do in Cramlington, there is also the nearby Plessey Woods, the River Blyth, Arcot Hall Grasslands and Ponds SSSI on top of the spectacular Northumberlandia.