Gateshead foster carers celebrated17 February 2020
Foster carers in Gateshead have been recognised for their dedication to caring for young people in the borough.
Planning begins for over 600 acres of new woodland17 February 2020
Plans to develop large areas of new woodland in Gateshead are being discussed.
Birtley Crematorium to close temporarily for upgrade17 February 2020
Cremations moved to Saltwell while works take place
Gateshead Council's LearningSkills service praised14 February 2020
Adult learners and apprentices in Gateshead are benefiting from a very good service from learning and skills tutors
Redheugh Bridge closed for maintenance this weekend13 February 2020
Major repair works to the structure of the Redheugh Bridge will see the bridge closed to all traffic starting this weekend.
The Big Fix - repair and reuse12 February 2020
We're joining in The Big Fix, a national event to help repair broken household objects to stop them going into the bin.
Local business uses business grant to reduce carbon footprint11 February 2020
A local business in Dunston, Gateshead has received a grant to help reduce its carbon footprint and save money on its energy bills.
NewcastleGateshead Quayside named as venue for major fire and rescue challenge10 February 2020
Teams from around UK will compete in front of spectators
Put the kids first - avoid family conflict10 February 2020
Gateshead Council are calling on parents to consider the impact of relationship conflict on children during the school holidays
Man and woman prosecuted after another Bensham fly tip05 February 2020
Two more Gateshead residents have been handed huge fines after being convicted of fly tipping in a back lane in Bensham.
Nominations now open to find our next local heroes05 February 2020
More local heroes are to be honoured with stars on Newcastle and Gateshead's own "walk of fame."
More Gateshead parents benefiting from free childcare04 February 2020
Help towards childcare costs means more parents are able to work or study.
Council to lobby the Government to bring in law to stop age-based pay discrimination.31 January 2020
The Council believes that young people deserve a fair day's wage for a fair day's work.
Drivers reminded that Stop Means Stop29 January 2020
Gateshead Council have launched a campaign to remind motorists that they must stop when they see a School Traffic Patrol Officer raise their sign in the middle...
Suppliers selling fireworks in Gateshead encouraged to stock quieter versions29 January 2020
New measures introduced in a bid to reduce the alarm and distress suffered by vulnerable people and animals.