Councils set out Clean Air Zone launch proposals20 July 2022
Proposals for a phased introduction of the new Clean Air Zone for Newcastle and Gateshead have been approved by councillors from both authorities.
From the industrial revolution to a green revolution13 July 2022
A brand new £9m mine water heating system is now complete and ready to provide heat to Gateshead using naturally warmed water from coal mines.
Report shows walking and wheeling are main forms of urban transport, but there are inequalities18 May 2022
Survey shows widespread support for low traffic neighbourhoods.
Thornley Woods to be part of Ancient Canopy to celebrate Platinum Jubilee29 April 2022
Gateshead Council is celebrating that Thornley Woods has been chosen as one of 70 ancient woodlands and trees dedicated to The Queen in celebration of the Plati...
New woodland taking shape23 March 2022
Planting sessions are making a big contribution to the creation of the new Whitehills Community Woodland.
Businesses to be given longer to get CAZ ready12 May 2022
Plans to introduce a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in Newcastle and Gateshead are to be postponed to allow more time for people and businesses to get ready.
Gateshead welcomes Kids Go Free special offer12 April 2022
Children travel free on buses in the North East this Easter.
New trees planted as Gateshead shows commitment to North East Community Forest01 March 2022
A crisp cold morning in Gateshead saw two young Gingko Biloba trees being planted against the stunning backdrop of Saltwell Towers.
Cycle paths benefit from David's dedication24 February 2022
Gateshead Council has hired a specialist officer to look after the borough's 360 miles of cycle paths.
Ride Anywhere Week is coming!21 February 2022
Ride Anywhere Week is a spring campaign from 21-27 March to encourage people to enjoy the many benefits of riding a bike. Riders can choose their own pledge to...
Councils call for government action on CAZ support fund18 February 2022
Councillors are calling for urgent government action to enable a vital Clean Air Zone support scheme to go ahead.
More solar power for Gateshead02 December 2021
A major new investment in solar power generation in Gateshead will provide enough power for 1,000 homes.
Climate Strategy consultation - we want to hear from you30 November 2021
Gateshead Council has launched its new Climate Strategy - and we need everybody's help to make it work.
Let's wrap up and ride!29 November 2021
Running from 1 to 25 December, Winter Wheelers is aimed at getting more people riding bikes through winter.
North East Leaders' statement on COP2628 October 2021
Our region was at the heart of the industrial revolution, and once again our villages, towns and cities are showing their capacity to innovate and lead the way...