Council apprentice chosen to represent GB in Euro boxing championships02 September 2019
A 17 year old apprentice with Gateshead Council is off to the Balkans after being picked to represent Great Britain at a European boxing championship in Bulgari...
Red Ensign to fly over Gateshead for Merchant Navy Day30 August 2019
The Red Ensign, the official flag of the UK's Merchant Navy, will be flown at Gateshead Civic Centre this week to mark Merchant Navy Day.
New permits for Household Waste and Recycling Centres29 August 2019
A new permit scheme for people using the council's Household Waste and Recycling Centres (HWRCs) was introduced this week.
Play equipment in Birtley's Grove Park gets a refresh29 August 2019
Work is underway on replacing old play equipment at a popular play park in Birtley.
Exciting changes to Gateshead Central Library28 August 2019
Building works will start at Gateshead Central Library next week to create exciting new visitor spaces.
GT3 Architects to help transform town centre23 August 2019
Local architects GT3 has been chosen to work with Gateshead on RIBA Future Place programme
Swalwell resident fined for fly tip offence21 August 2019
A Swalwell resident has been heavily fined after he allowed his van to be used by someone to fly tip rubbish.
Battery power aims to preserve the Sunday morning peace16 August 2019
Council workers will be trialling new electrically-powered machinery this weekend - in a bid not to wake the neighbours!
New equipment planned for popular play park15 August 2019
A popular play park in Dunston could soon be getting a much-needed refresh later this year.
Durham Road war memorial to get a facelift13 August 2019
A local war memorial to soldiers who fell during the South African War is to get a much-needed facelift.