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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Boldon Colliery?
If your trip to Boldon Colliery is all locked in but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.If you’re on the lookout for something to put on your itinerary, Boldon Business Park is within easy reach of the center of this neighborhood. West Boldon Lodge is also calling your name.
What are the best road trip destinations near Boldon Colliery?
If you’re eager to head out on a day trip, we can give you a few ideas. Why not load up the car and check out what’s happening in South Shields or Westoe? You’ll discover South Shields 3 miles away. If you’re making plans to visit Westoe, it’s 3 miles away. Both have a great variety of hotels if you’re eager to get into a cozy bed after all that sightseeing.
Where are the best beaches near Boldon Colliery?
Nothing screams vacation like loading up the car with supplies and heading to the coast. Boldon Colliery has some gorgeous beaches close by, so bring along a good book (and a kite if the wind’s blowing) and take a day trip to one of these well-known options:

  • Longsands Beach (6 miles away).
  • Seaton Sluice Beach (10 miles away).
  • Blast Beach (11 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Boldon Colliery?
Boldon Colliery is a little outside of the center of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, so there’s a high chance you’ll be doing a decent amount of driving. If you want to use Boldon Colliery as a base from which to discover the city and its nearby areas, go for a smaller car. Nothing beats a mini for maneuvering into those crowded parking spaces. Alternatively, if you’re heading away from the bright lights and slow traffic, go for something with a little more power and storage. Not many people regret splashing out that little bit extra on a premium or a full-size car.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Boldon Colliery?
For some people, owning a luxury vehicle is the stuff of fairy tales. But renting the car of your dreams is far easier than you think! Picture yourself cruising into town in a fancy convertible, even if it’s only for a day or two. Or perhaps all you’re looking for is a trusty set of wheels to bring you safely from A to B. Flashy or affordable? Either way, there’s a rental car to suit your style in Boldon Colliery.
What side of the road do they drive on in Boldon Colliery?
Motorists drive on the left-hand side of the road in Boldon Colliery. If you plan to explore this destination on wheels, be aware that the steering wheel will be on the right. It may take a little bit to get used to!
Does Boldon Colliery have peak-hour traffic?
Peak-hour traffic isn’t a major concern in Boldon Colliery and the greater area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. With a population of 192,400, the roads aren’t as busy here compared to larger cities.
Is it difficult to park in Boldon Colliery?
Nabbing a parking space in Boldon Colliery isn’t too difficult. Of course, it can depend on the time and place — it may be tricky parking right in the center during busy periods.
Are there speed limits in Boldon Colliery?
As with the greater Newcastle-upon-Tyne area, the neighborhood of Boldon Colliery has speed limits that range from 30mph to 70mph. In residential areas, you generally won’t be able to drive faster than 30mph.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?
Normally your rental car company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Alternatively, they may share your contact details with local law enforcement agencies, who’ll then issue a fine to your postal address.
Are seat belts compulsory in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?
You bet. Although, there are exceptions for certain vehicles run by public transportation networks.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Boldon Colliery?
It is illegal to use your cell phone while driving around Boldon Colliery, and you could also be hit with a fine for just handling a phone if you’re in control of a vehicle. However, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as your attention stays on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Boldon Colliery?
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while driving in Boldon Colliery is 0.08%. If you’re planning on partying, leave your rental car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Boldon Colliery?
It’s illegal to turn on a red light in Boldon Colliery. When you come across one, enjoy a mindful moment until the light switches back to green.

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