14 days to the end of lockdown18 November 2020
The North East's health and political leaders have issued the following statement today.
Kingsmeadow Community School in national final16 November 2020
A group of students from Kingsmeadow Community School have reached the national final of the Big Ideas competition.
Warning of loan shark dangers in Gateshead16 November 2020
Gateshead Council is supporting a national campaign to prevent people falling victim to loan sharks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thank you - now let's not squander your hard work12 November 2020
Let's not throw away all your hard work - that's the message from the leaders of North East councils after a surge in Covid cases since lockdown.
Additional local COVID testing sites opened in Gateshead12 November 2020
With coronavirus infections continuing to rise, three new testing sites have opened in Gateshead, with bookings available daily.
Councillors give green light to solar farm proposals11 November 2020
Plans to more than double the amount of solar energy generated by Gateshead Council - including building two urban solar farms - have been approved by councillo...
Planning approval for £260m Gateshead Quays scheme11 November 2020
Gateshead Council's planning committee has approved arena and conference centre plans set to create 2000 jobs.
Council leader asks residents to help get coronavirus cases down11 November 2020
By pulling together over the winter months, looking out for our family, friends and neighbours as we have done throughout this pandemic, we will be able to prot...
Council offering support on path to employment with launch of new service 'Working Gateshead'10 November 2020
Working Gateshead service ensures no one is overlooked providing support to help people lead fulfilling working lives.
New 'Spirit of Christmas' appeal to raise vital funds for local charities across Gateshead and Newcastle10 November 2020
Gateshead Council and Newcastle City Council have partnered with Connected Voice to raise money for the Spirit of Christmas appeal.