HISTORIC INDUSTRIAL SITE TO REOPEN FOR ADRENALINE-FUELED EVENT

It’s been off-limits to most of us for decades – now the old BHP site at Mayfield will be opened to mark 20 years since the closure and used as part of the Newcastle 500.

But the latter move has been described as a ‘slap in the face’ for a heritage group, which has been trying to gain access for years.

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