Newy vs. Newie: The Ultimate Face-Off

There’s been a powerful debate brewing in the Newcastle Live office this week, splitting the team into two opposing sides; old friends are now sworn enemies, lifelong allies are now the greatest of foes… What heavy issue has been troubling us, you ask? It’s the age old question of ‘Newy’ vs. ‘Newie’, and we need your help to settle the score once and for all!

People of Newcastle, we want to know… Do you call it ‘Newy’ or ‘Newie’? Enter our poll below.



Get your votes in quick – The winning side will be announced this Friday 30 October.

Written by Newcastle Live

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  1. Neither. The rest of Australia thinks we’re a coal mining country town. Have a bit of pride and refer to our great city by its proper name – Newcastle.

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