Appeal to Gateshead businesses to follow Government guidance08 September 2020
Businesses flouting Covid rules could be closed down to protect Gateshead from a local lockdown.
Statement from local authorities leaders08 September 2020
Leaders of the seven North East local authorities speak out at their deep concern at the increasing number of positive coronavirus cases across the region.
Sharp rise in coronavirus cases prompts call for Gateshead-wide effort07 September 2020
Gateshead residents and businesses are being urged to closely follow public health guidance after a sharp rise in new coronavirus cases.
Plans to reimburse for missed garden waste collections07 September 2020
People who signed up for garden waste collections in 2020 are to receive a discount on next year's collection equal to cost of the three collections missed this...
Urgent repairs to Blaydon Viaduct this weekend03 September 2020
The eastbound carriageway of the A695 Blaydon Viaduct will be closed to traffic this weekend to allow Gateshead Council to carry out urgent road surface repairs...
Red Ensign to fly at Gateshead Civic Centre02 September 2020
The Red Ensign, the official flag of the UK's Merchant Navy, will be flown to mark Merchant Navy Day.
Twitter question and answer session on town centre traffic changes02 September 2020
We are hosting a Twitter question and answer session on the recent changes to roads in Gateshead town centre this week.
Gateshead libraries to start reopening next week02 September 2020
Gateshead libraries will start to reopen next week following the implementation of safety measures.
Gateshead schools to reopen for all pupils01 September 2020
Schools across Gateshead are getting ready to fully reopen to all pupils from the start of the Autumn term.
Choose a cool way to get to school01 September 2020
Families in Gateshead are being asked to rethink the school run when they go back to school next week and find a cooler way to travel.