The Friends of the North and South Marine Parks, South Shields, Tyne and Wear

The Friends of the Marine Parks have the interests of the parks at heart and contribute to their upkeep for the benefit of residents and visitors alike.

About us

The Friends of the North and South Marine Parks were formed in 2007 as part of the Heritage Lottery Funded restoration of the South Marine Park.
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About the Parks

The North and South Marine Parks are large civic parks located at the seafront in South Shields alongside other parks and open spaces.              Read More..


Please click link  to view our Gallery, We will be adding more photos as time goes by.      

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The ‘Friends’ work with the South Tyneside Borough Council to provide and take part in a range of events and activities to encourage the community to become involved in the protection and promotion of the parks to ensure they flourish in future years.