town (1991 pop. 43,713), Northumberland, NE England, on the Tyne River. It is a coal-mining and industrial center with a 12th-century church. Newburn was the site of a battle between English and Scottish armies in 1640.
In the last week, there have been a number of sheds broken into across the Newburn area of Newcastle, with properties in Mill Vale, Millfield Close, Walbottle Road, Alnwick Street and Hareside Walk, all being targeted.
The firm, which has seen a 50% growth in sales in the last two months and is targeting a PS20m turnover by 2017, has unveiled plans to create 200 new jobs across a variety of roles at its Newburn contact centre.