Trading Standards team takes more illegal tobacco off the streets24 October 2022
Trading Standards officers have seized nearly 30,000 cigarettes, 34.1kg of rolling tobacco, 107 vapes and £2,000 in cash from two addresses in Bensham.
New measures to prevent the spread of bird flu20 October 2022
The government has introduced requirements for bio-security measures to control the spread of avian influenza.
Fallen heroes to be remembered17 October 2022
Hundreds of service men and women from the North East who lost their lives fighting for their country are to be remembered with a moving display of crosses in S...
Do you know your alcohol units?17 October 2022
If you drink alcohol, how do your drinks add up? And are they putting your health at risk?
Gateshead car dealer fined after knowingly selling an unroadworthy vehicle13 October 2022
A Bensham based car dealer has been found guilty of seven offences relating to the sale of an unsafe vehicle following a successfully prosecution by our Trading...
Gateshead Council awarded £5m to develop research collaboration11 October 2022
Gateshead Council has been awarded £5m to fund the development of its research capabilities over the next five years, to help tackle health inequalities.
Support available following the tragic death of Tomasz Oleszak07 October 2022
Following the tragic death of 14-year-old Tomasz Oleszak, Gateshead Council, school leaders and Northumbria Police have been working together to offer bereaveme...
Recycling contamination a huge problem05 October 2022
Recycling contamination continues to be a huge problem throughout Gateshead, so we're urging residents to think twice about what they're putting in their recycl...
Code Breakers - how many messages can you find?03 October 2022
Keep the kids busy and active during October half term with Code Breakers, an intriguing new project developed by our Public Health team to promote active trave...
Clean Air Zone signage unveiled as cameras switched on03 October 2022
New signage and cameras for the Newcastle and Gateshead Clean Air Zone (CAZ) have been installed and are in operation from today (Monday 3rd October) but withou...