Drive safely and reduce the strain on the NHS07 April 2020
Gateshead Council is calling on drivers to take extra care when making essential journeys to help reduce the strain on emergency services.
More than £16 million paid to Gateshead businesses to date06 April 2020
At close of play on Friday 3 April, the council has paid out £16,235,000 to 1,400 businesses.
New way for public to report businesses that should be closed02 April 2020
We have set up a special reporting line for people who are concerned about businesses which are still operating but which should be closed.
Council issues emergency food parcels01 April 2020
Gateshead Council is delivering emergency food parcels to the borough's most vulnerable people.
Take the time to read online01 April 2020
Gateshead Council is encouraging everyone to use online reading resources to help support their health and wellbeing
Car park at Watergate Forest Park closes31 March 2020
Gateshead Council has closed the main car park at Watergate Forest Park to reinforce the rules around staying at home to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
Check before you share30 March 2020
We're appealing to residents to help quash online rumours about coronavirus.
Free parking for frontline coronavirus workers.27 March 2020
This applies to 21 council owned car parks across the borough, totalling over 2000 spaces.
Gateshead Millennium Bridge to be lit blue26 March 2020
Gateshead Council to light regional landmark blue tonight in support of NHS and all health and social care professionals.
Gateshead Council urges residents to keep their distance in parks26 March 2020
Residents must follow government guidelines on social distancing otherwise parks will close.