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Silksworth

Silksworth is rapidly becoming an up and coming suburb. It is situated only 2 miles west of the city and has excellent local transport links. It is positioned between the highly regarded suburbs of Tunstall and Moorside. It offers a varied range of affordable terraced houses and cottages together with an excellent range of semi detached houses and small developments of detached housing. It has a thriving local shopping centre with Sainsbury’s, Home Base, Thomas Cook, Sainsbury’s petrol station and car wash and some of the city’s finest sporting facilities such as Silksworth Ski Slope, The Pumas Fitness Centre with its Gym and Swimming Pool, tennis courts and athletes track. Silksworth Primary and Junior School both have excellent reputations and the suburb lies within the catchment area of the Venerable Bede School.