Parkrun events return to North East10 June 2021
Directors of Public Health are pleased to support the return of Parkrun events to the region.
Abnormal load transported through Gateshead this weekend08 June 2021
A 128-tonne electricity transformer will move through Gateshead in the early hours of Sunday morning causing road closures.
Carers celebrated07 June 2021
Monday 7 June, is the start of Carers Week. A week-long celebration of the fantastic contribution that unpaid Carers make to the people they carer for an...
Unlocking Success bursary scheme reopens for applications04 June 2021
£500 grants available to tenants who want to further their learning
Carry on being cautious to limit virus spread27 May 2021
Directors of Public Health are advising residents use their judgement and take sensible precautions when going about their daily lives, particularly when mixing...
New Carers' Assessment Service11 June 2021
Gateshead Council will shortly be launching a new Carers' Assessment service which will improve the offer of support to Carers in Gateshead.
We have worked too hard to fall at the final hurdle04 June 2021
The Leaders of the North East Local Authorities have an important message as cases of the Delta variant rise.
Walk to School27 May 2021
During Walk to School week last week, two Gateshead schools took part in a targeted initiative to show parents and carers the dangers of parking near schools.
Dina Asher-Smith returns to Gateshead for the Müller British Grand Prix on 13 July27 May 2021
British sprints star Dina Asher-Smith will fine-tune her preparations for the Olympic Games when she races over 200 metres in the Müller British Grand Prix in G...
Gateshead Council preparing to remove social distancing measures26 May 2021
Plans are being put in place to prepare for the removal of the social distancing measures introduced in centres across Gateshead last year.
TikTok dance challenge shows how easy it is to miss the signs of online grooming25 May 2021
To mark International Missing Children's Day, we're joining AMBER Alert Europe, in the fight against online grooming with a cryptic TikTok dance challenge.
New Mayor for Gateshead21 May 2021
Councillor Dot Burnett is Gateshead's new Mayor having taken over the role following two terms as Deputy Mayor.
Leisure update statement21 May 2021
Despite the easing of lockdown measures we are not in a position to reinstate all of our leisure services. We will be looking to reopen our leisure sites over t...
We're not out of the woods yet20 May 2021
Directors of Public Health are reminding North East residents that coronavirus is still with us.
Take a ride on the walking bus20 May 2021
Parents and carers of pupils at Gateshead schools are being asked to rethink how they get their children to school this week to help reduce the number of...