New home building accelerates with Freight Depot development03 March 2023
One of the most historic sites in Gateshead, the former Freight Depot site off the Felling Bypass, will now be redeveloped, with 270 new homes being built over...
Budget agreed for 2023/2423 February 2023
Full Council has today agreed our balanced budget for 2023/23 which includes almost £13.1m savings and the use of over £25m reserves to help address the funding...
SEND strategy consultation launches in Gateshead21 February 2023
Gateshead Council and NHS North East North Cumbria Integrated Care Board (NENC ICB) have launched a consultation on how to strengthen support for children and y...
Two Gateshead shops ordered to close due to illegal tobacco sales20 February 2023
In a joint operation between Gateshead Council's Trading Standards team and Northumbria Police, two Gateshead shops found to be selling illegal tobacco sales ha...
Leisure Review drop-in sessions16 February 2023
A drop-in session has been arranged to allow residents and communities to ask questions and find out more information on the potential closures of leisure centr...
Improved crossings will enhance walking and cycling access15 February 2023
Work is about to begin to create new and improved pedestrian and cycle crossings at the southern end of the Tyne Bridge, and at the nearby entrance to Bottle Ba...
The Angel of the North reaches a quarter of a century15 February 2023
The UK's most viewed work of art, the Angel of the North, has today reached another milestone - celebrating 25 years since it became part of the Gateshead skyli...
£20m investment to develop a Community Diagnostic Centre at the Metrocentre14 February 2023
A new NHS facility is coming to Gateshead, offering 145,000 appointments a year and creating 134 jobs.
Anti-social behaviour injunctions protect vulnerable residents from Gateshead trio09 February 2023
Three individuals from Sheriff Hill and Swalwell in Gateshead have been handed anti-social behaviour (ASB) injunctions following a series of shocking incidents...
Families in Gateshead to benefit from government funding boost09 February 2023
Gateshead is one of 75 local authorities across the country which will be benefiting from the Department for Education's £302 million funding for Family Hubs.