Crawcrook and Pelaw libraries to close for refurbishment11 January 2024
Crawcrook and Pelaw libraries will temporarily close later this month for building improvement work.
Crawcrook and Pelaw libraries to be refurbished06 December 2023
Early next year, building improvement work will be carried out at Crawcrook and Pelaw libraries to ensure the sites continue to be modern, flexible and welcomin...
Council team to leave St Mary's in November25 October 2023
Gateshead Council has agreed that its Libraries, Arts and Heritage team will hand over the management of St Mary's Heritage Centre to Tyne & Wear Building Prese...
New lease agreed to protect historic Gateshead building19 September 2023
Gateshead Council has agreed a long lease arrangement with Tyne and Wear Building Preservation Trust to secure the future of St Mary's Heritage Centre.
A Common Thread: A retrospective exhibition by Clare Satow06 September 2023
Experience the captivating creations of local artist Clare Satow in a stunning new exhibition at Gateshead Central Library.
Nominate your Gateshead Heroes21 November 2023
Do you know a person or an organisation that goes the extra mile to help others in Gateshead to thrive? If so don't let their hard work go unnoticed - nominate...
Ready, Set, Read!28 June 2023
The Summer Reading Challenge for 2023 kicks off on 8 July.
Late fees scrapped for library users06 June 2023
Gateshead Libraries customers no longer have to pay when returning overdue books.
The gift of a good book12 December 2022
This festive season, Gateshead Libraries are encouraging people of all ages to get reading.
Gateshead History Festival returns for 202208 September 2022
Gateshead Archive's second annual celebration of local, UK and world history begins this month.
Summer Reading Challenge 202208 July 2022
This summer, kids across Gateshead are encouraged to discover the amazing science and innovation that's all around us.
What makes our area special? Nominate your favourite buildings and sites for our 'Local List'03 May 2022
Communities across Gateshead are invited to nominate locally important sites to be considered for a new Local Heritage List for your area.
Discover the past at Gateshead Archive07 March 2022
Gateshead Archive is a fabulous facility where over 400 years of local and family history comes to life, with thousands of digital and print research resources...
Public consultation on changes to library service to restart due to technical error15 November 2021
Due to a technical error, the library service public consultation will restart from Monday 15 November, until Friday 4 February. Don't miss your chance to help...
Gateshead's library users invited to share views on proposed changes to library service25 October 2021
We are encouraging library users to help shape the future of their local library service by taking part in a public consultation on proposed changes.