The Top Tweeters Worth Knowing In Jesmond, Newcastle
In our thirteenth instalment of ‘Who’s Who?’, following on from our last ‘Top Tweeters worth knowing in Gosforth, Newcastle’ post, we are keeping the focus near the Tyne to the area of Jesmond. Just north of Newcastle City Centre, Jesmond is one of the most popular places to live in Newcastle, and with good reason too. This fashionable, leafy suburb is popular with students, young professionals and families alike thus creating a great diversity and a busy little hub of activity just outside the city centre.
Getting to Know the Local Area & Landscape Online
For those thinking of moving to Jesmond, getting to know the local area is an extremely important part of the property research process, but so too is getting to know the local landscape online; who’s worth listening to, following or liking? Follow the right people and you’ll be a local expert in minutes, and anything you don’t know you can consult your Twitter community.
As such, we have identified the subsequent Twitter users as being worth following in order to get an insight into the communities, people and places that matter.
These are the Top Tweeters worth Following in Jesmond, Newcastle:
Open 7 days a week, Arlo bistro and cafe is a well-established part of Jesmond life, offering a fantastically diverse menu of food and drink. The informal yet stylish interior décor has a distinctly Swiss feel, and the international influences on the menu add a fascinating twist to the experience. They are very good at engaging with the local community on Twitter so give them a follow.
Jesmond Dene House
Set in a grand stone Arts and Crafts estate on secluded grounds, Jesmond Dene House is an award-winning hotel which prides itself on ensuring that the service given is as exceptional as the incredible location within which it sits. This upscale boutique hotel is active on social media with a range of topics from showcasing their palatable dishes to advertising upcoming events.
Bar Blanc is the in-house restaurant of the contemporary Whites Hotel in Jesmond. It serves a great range of delicious cuisine throughout the day, whilst there is also a fine selection of English and Continental dishes. There is also a wide range of drinks available making it the perfect place to start a night out. Give them a follow to stay updated with upcoming events in the bar.
Jesmond Life contains information on local arts, businesses, shops, local government, religion, entertainment (hotels, bars & pubs), schools and education, and healthcare (including doctors, dentists and clinics). They use their Twitter feed to showcase these businesses and are a must-follow for those from the local area.
Archers is an award-winning ice cream parlour made with local luxury milk, produced exclusively at New Moor Farm, by the pedigree Newmoor herd of Jersey cows. They offer a very wide range of ice cream flavours and this is evident by the mouth-watering pictures that make up their Twitter feed.
Rehill’s of Jesmond
Rehill’s Specialist Food and Wine Merchants from the outside looks like a regular corner shop, with the exception of the bottle of beers and spirits adorning the window display. Inside however, you find the small descending stairs to a cave-like oasis of beer, cider, wine, spirits, cigars and delicatessen. Check out their Twitter for an example of the wide variety of exotic beverages they have on offer.
Jesmond Tennis Club
Jesmond Lawn Tennis Club is a small and friendly club located in the heart of Jesmond. The club was founded in 1883 and has a long and distinguished history which includes member Muriel Robb winning Ladies Singles at Wimbledon in 1902. The club offers tennis for all ages and all standards of play, with regular men’s and women’s practices taking place throughout the week, and adult social tennis on the weekends. Their Twitter feed focuses on upcoming events and other local items of interest.
West Jesmond Primary School
West Jesmond Primary School is a highly rated school based in Jesmond. The institution has a long history of successfully providing the highest quality education in Jesmond since 1901. The school prides itself in making the children feel special and nurtures their talents in all areas of the curriculum. Check out their Twitter profile to see how they actively encourage their students to embrace the vibrant Jesmond community.
The New Northumbria Hotel
In a classic townhouse, the New Northumbria Hotel is a boutique hotel situated within walking distance of the West Jesmond Metro station and many other local amenities. Upscale rooms and suites are individually decorated and range in style from conservative to Mediterranean to contemporary. The hotel also houses a high-end Italian restaurant and a posh bar with a trendy vibe and heated outdoor terraces. Their Twitter page has very good engagement with the local community and does well in not only promoting the hotel, but also Newcastle as a city.
Scalini’s restaurant in Jesmond is a large and relaxed Italian restaurant offering a wide selection of tasty dishes. You can eat, drink and relax al fresco style on our all-weather heated terrace, or wine and dine within our internal chic surroundings. Head over to their Twitter now for tempting gastronomic pictures guaranteed to whet your appetite.