Northumberland Street Improvements

Northumberland Street Improvements

Northumberland Street Improvements


18 Month project duration
18 Month PROJECT
Derby City Council
Newcastle City Council
Flagship Scheme
Flagship Scheme

Providing a welcoming destination that can be enjoyed day and night to help drive economic growth and enrich cultural offerings.

The improvements to Northumberland Street will cement its position as the region’s most vibrant and important high street, setting it apart from other streets and creating an elegant environment.

New paving inspired by the street’s Medieval history will be complemented by seating, trees, greenery, and lighting.

The works are part of Newcastle City Council’s ongoing commitment to transform the city centre.

Key Features

  • Public realm and highway improvement work
  • New amenity and bespoke feature lighting
  • Removal of existing street furniture
  • Planting
  • Installation of on-street water and power points