Easington Lane


Easington Lane

infobox UK place
map_type= Tyne and Wear
country = England
official_name= Easington Lane
civil_parish= parish of Hetton
latitude= 54.806
longitude= -1.4323
population =
metropolitan_borough= City of Sunderland
metropolitan_county= Tyne and Wear
region= North East England
constituency_westminster= Houghton and Washington East
post_town=
postcode_area= DH
postcode_district= DH5
dial_code= 0191
os_grid_reference=

Easington Lane is located in North East England between Houghton-le-Spring and Easington Village, in the parish of Hetton. It is the southernmost point of the City of Sunderland and Tyne and Wear.

The Village consists of a main street (the A182 road) with housing estates ether side. Its a relatively poor area with high unemployment levels. Easington Lane is twinned with the urban area Soweto, in South Africa. The village has changed little in the last 30 years.

New housing estate in development & new school, Easington Lane is within easy reach by car or bus to the retail parks Dalton Park and seaside. Close to all the major shopping areas: Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, Durham.


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