Guide Post

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Guide Post
Guide Post is located in Northumberland
Guide Post
Guide Post
Guide Post shown within Northumberland
OS grid referenceNZ253849
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCHOPPINGTON
Postcode districtNE62
Dialling code01670
PoliceNorthumbria
FireNorthumberland
AmbulanceNorth East
EU ParliamentNorth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northumberland
55°09′32″N 1°36′14″W / 55.159°N 1.604°W / 55.159; -1.604Coordinates: 55°09′32″N 1°36′14″W / 55.159°N 1.604°W / 55.159; -1.604

Guide Post is a village in south east Northumberland, England, about 17 miles (27 km) north of Newcastle upon Tyne. It lies across the River Wansbeck from Ashington, along with Stakeford. About halfway between Ashington and Morpeth, it is part of the civil parish of Choppington, and has a population of 9,350.[1]

Guide Post is a mainly residential village. There are two pubs: the Anglers Arms and the Shakespeare Tavern, and a Social Club. It has several shops and three schools.

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