What to do and see in Chester-le-Street, England: The Best Places and Tips
Chester-le-Street (/ˈtʃɛstər li ˈstriːt/) is a town in County Durham, England. Its history goes back to the building of a Roman fort called Concangis. This Roman fort is the "Chester" (from the Latin castra) of the town's name; the "Street" refers to the paved Roman road that ran north–south through the town, and which is now called Front Street (shown at right).
1. Riverside Park
4.5 based on 100 reviews
Reviewed By Dr_Waugh - Newcastle upon Tyne, United KingdomNewcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Beautiful day for it today. Blue skies, not too cold. Took scooters and bikes down for the kids to ride around before going on the play equipment.They’ve stopped charging for parking after 3pm, see the picture.
2. Church of St Mary and St Cuthbert
4.5 based on 26 reviews
Reviewed By bobandbrendas - Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia
Wonderful, Moving Experience
Amazed when we walked through the doors. Staff extremely encouraging and their joy at working there is obvious. The "Open Treasures" exhibit is informative and has you keen to go from one exhibit to the next. As we were leaving the choir commenced practis
3. Riverside Cricket Ground
4 based on 40 reviews
Reviewed By Kniptonian - Rugby, United KingdomRugby, United Kingdom
A great day out
It was my daunter’s Christmas present to me. Tickets to watch the sand paper kind get obliterated by England for once in their pomp. The signage to our seats was overwhelmed by the attendant tv vans just how much gear do you need.The stewards were helpful
4. Lloyds No 1 - The Wicket Gate
3.5 based on 13 reviews
Reviewed By Mark O
At your service sir!!
Like most people, I thought this place would be packed full of people out on a Saturday afternoon, watching sports and full of stag and hen do's. I was very pleasantly supposed when , although it was busy in the bar area, you could sit in the dining area
5. The Old England
3.5 based on 15 reviews
Reviewed By 595HugoM - Durham, United KingdomDurham, United Kingdom
Went to see the amazing Fran Minney
Saturday night they have live bands or singers. They obviously set high standards, as Fran was brought in all the way from Leeds. Both bar (at the back, where the band plays) and lounge (the front) are large and well lit, and the bar is extremely well sta
3 based on 1 reviews
Reviewed By stevem515 - HartlepoolHartlepool
HURRY UP!......and wait over there.....
Four friends and I had an afternoon at Battlezone as part of a stag weekend. For all but one of us, it was a first and none of us could be described as being youthful.There were several other groups there and this was a good opportunity to have a bit of c