The Tyne and Wear Gypsy & Traveller Accommodation Needs , research and report was commissioned by the Tyne and Wear Housing Partnership in November 2007. The study was conducted by a team of researchers from the Salford Housing & Urban Studies Unit at the University of Salford, assisted by staff at the Centre for Urban and Regional Research at the University of Birmingham. The study was greatly aided by research support and expertise from members of the Gypsy and Traveller communities.
The study was managed by the Partner Authorities and other key stakeholders including representatives of the Gypsy and Traveller communities.
The Full Report is available to view and download below.