Budget agreed but enormous challenges lay ahead18 February 2019
The Leader of Gateshead Council today warned that the difficult choices being made in the face of 'massive and rapid reductions in government funding' is having...
Iconic landmark reaches next milestone13 February 2019
The Angel of the North, Britain's most-viewed piece of public modern art, has celebrated its 21st birthday.
Property manager fined £3,000 for waste offences12 February 2019
A Gateshead property manager is more than £3,000 poorer after using an unlicensed waste operator to clear rubbish.
Traffic collisions halved since 20mph zone introduced11 February 2019
Road collisions have almost halved since a 20mph zone was introduced in Whickham.
Huge fine after pub ignores council and court06 February 2019
The operator of a Gateshead pub fined £50,000 after ignoring demands to remove an illegal advertisement on his building.
Gateshead Council reaching new heights to reduce heating costs for residents05 February 2019
More than 600 homes in Gateshead are benefiting from cheaper heating bills thanks to a pioneering project from Gateshead Council.
21 years of an Angel04 February 2019
A new exhibition celebrating the Angel of the North has opened at Gateshead Central Library to mark the iconic landmarks 21st birthday.
Landlords and local authorities join forces to tackle fraud04 February 2019
North East councils and housing providers are working together to help prevent tenancy fraud.
Mattress fire leads to fly tipping fine01 February 2019
A Gateshead man who dumped his mattress in the back lane behind his home has been fined for fly tipping.
Blaydon motor dealer fined for selling 'dangerous' car31 January 2019
A Gateshead motor dealer has been fined after admitting selling an unroadworthy car to a customer.
Gateshead man prosecuted for failing to dispose of business waste correctly31 January 2019
A Gateshead man was fined almost £500 for failing to supply information regarding the disposal of waste from his business premises.
Man arrested in raid on Gateshead shop31 January 2019
One arrested and thousands of illegal cigarettes seized in a joint operation by Gateshead Council and Northumbria Police.
Top takeaways listed for Chinese New Year31 January 2019
Gateshead Council has published a list of every 5-star Chinese takeaway to help Gateshead to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
Obesity: Made in England24 January 2019
The Director of Public Health Gateshead's Annual Report 2018 reveals the role that today's society plays in weight gain and obesity.
New guided walks around Gateshead's forgotten history24 January 2019
Two new books are helping to shed light on Gateshead's forgotten history and give people the chance to stretch their legs at the same time.