Vision 2030

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Vision 2030 is an ambitious plan for the future of Gateshead

"Local people realising their full potential, enjoying the best quality of life in a healthy, equal, safe, prosperous and sustainable Gateshead"

6 Big Ideas ... Improving wellbeing and equality of opportunity

Vision 2030 focuses on people and place through 6 Big Ideas:

City of Gateshead

Gateshead should have the qualities of great cities around the world and have a more diverse and larger population.  This also involves working closely with Newcastle City Council to jointly improve the economy of both Gateshead and Newcastle. 

Global Gateshead

Contact: Alex Cook 0191 433 2073

Make the most of global opportunities for local benefit and attract international talent.

Creative Gateshead

Ensure local people have access to a variety of creative experiences and opportunities, to nurture a borough of high achievers. 

Sustainable Gateshead

Ensure a sound future for Gateshead including economic prosperity, improving and protecting our local environment. 

Active and Healthy Gateshead

We want Gateshead to have one of the healthiest communities in the country with the building blocks in place to support and encourage people to take up opportunities to improve their health and lifestyle.

Gateshead Volunteers

Enable everyone to make a recognised contribution to their community and become the volunteering capital of the UK.