Public warned of new fraud which targets the vulnerable09 February 2021
Northumbria Police are warning the public of a new complex scam known as 'Courier Fraud' which is targeting the vulnerable and elderly in our region.
North East can lead recovery with the right support09 February 2021
The last seven days have seen our infection rates slowly decline while our local NHS colleagues are continuing their brilliant work in delivering the vaccinatio...
New secondary school approved for Gateshead08 February 2021
An exciting new secondary school, XP Gateshead, has been approved by the Department for Education (DfE) and aims to open this September.
Gateshead Art Diamonds inspired by nature in a virtual way07 February 2021
Northumberland National Park Authority have worked with Gateshead Council to give our Art Diamonds the opportunity to connect with nature remotely.
Apprentice joins historic arts and crafts centre04 February 2021
A young apprentice is starting her new career at the historic Bensham Grove Community Centre
Keelman Way closed at Wylam due to landslip03 February 2021
A section of the Keelman's Way near Wylam has had to be closed due to the imminent risk of the river bank collapsing.
Statement from local leaders: Vaccination progress is encouraging01 February 2021
Great progress is being made in our communities with the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines, with many of those in the highest priority groups receiving at least thei...
Gateshead leaders hail 33,000 vaccinations so far01 February 2021
NHS and council leaders in Gateshead have hailed the amazing efforts of local vaccine teams after giving 33,000 vaccinations by the end of January.
Review of health and wellbeing in Gateshead01 February 2021
A consultation to find out what local people's health and wellbeing needs are in Gateshead has begun.
100,000 deaths signals a grim milestone in the fight against Covid-1927 January 2021
Council leaders across the region have issued a statement today in response to the number of Covid-19-related deaths surpassing 100,000.