Chase provides facilities for over half a million visitors a year and is a venue for a wide-range of activities and events in spectacular parkland of historic importance and natural beauty. It retains traditional values of park life, encompassing social tolerance, access for all, community integration, education, environmental understanding and recreation, improving the quality of life of the residents and visitors of Gateshead.
The park has recently received one million pounds from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Capital works in the park are now complete and we are in to the delivery phase. This includes a Volunteer and Communities officer based in the park. Delivery a range of activities and events, working alongside the Friends Groups and a growing number of volunteers.