Don't let loan sharks bite this Christmas!07 December 2018
Gateshead residents are being warned not to turn to predatory loan sharks to solve Christmas money worries.
Company director fined after rubbish dumped in street05 December 2018
The director of a waste collection company who sub-contracted a friend to dispose of a load of tyres has been fined after they turned up fly-tipped in Pelaw.
Campaign aims to boost jobs in adult social care30 November 2018
Gateshead Council has given its support to a region-wide campaign promoting careers in the field of adult social care.
Gateshead backs campaign to keep kids off tobacco29 November 2018
Gateshead Council is backing a new campaign to help prevent kids from getting hooked on cigarettes.
Gateshead's history treasure-trove gets National Lottery funding boost29 November 2018
Gateshead Council has secured nearly £500,000 National Lottery funding to improve access to its unique local history collection.
School meals service crowned best performer10 December 2018
Gateshead's hard-working team which cooks and serves more than 11,000 school meals a day is named best in the country.
£75,000 to improve services using digital technology10 December 2018
Council awarded funding to find solutions for how digital technology can improve services for the public.
Affordable homes for rent in Blaydon07 December 2018
Local housing provider, Tyne Housing has converted an empty care home in Blaydon into seven, high quality homes for affordable rent.
Little-known Gateshead river restored04 December 2018
One of Gateshead's little-known tributaries of the River Tyne has been restored and revived as part of a major business park development
Warning against bogus refund calls03 December 2018
Residents should be aware of bogus callers claiming to arrange Council Tax refunds, this is a scam.
Attempt to drive car meets out03 December 2018
Late night car meets held at a popular Gateshead car park could be made illegal under new plans.
New initiative launched to help businesses save money on energy29 November 2018
Rising energy costs are a significant issue for businesses of all sizes, operating in all sectors. BEST can help.
New Enterprise Allowance scheme has supported 3,000 start-ups28 November 2018
Scheme for jobseekers with a business idea, has helped launch start-ups in the region.
Calls to support shoe box appeal27 November 2018
We're appealing to residents to make a donation to the Christmas shoe box appeal to help those most in need in Gateshead this Christmas
Have your say on proposed dog fines27 November 2018
New plans to fine dog owners if they fail to pick up after their pets could come into force across Gateshead.