Whitley Bay is in Tyne and Wear, in North East England.
By MetroThree stations serve the area.
Monkseaton Metro StationConvenient for the North of town, but a little back from the coast.
Whitley Bay Metro Station
Cullercoats Metro StationNear Cullercoats harbour
St Mary's IslandSmall island with a lighthouse which can be accessed at low tide. The lighthouse was built in 1898. The lighthouse and former keepers' cottages are now run as a visitor centre by North Tyneside Council.
Beach and PromenadeA long sandy beach. This is down several flights of stairs from the promenade.
The Fire Stationaddress: 18 York RoadWetherspoon's pub in a former fire station, built in 1909 and operational until 1991.