It's raining, it's pouring: An update on inequalities in Gateshead 2017-2025 March 2021
Gateshead's most disadvantaged residents have been caught in a "perfect storm" of welfare reform, austerity and the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the latest r...
Phased reopening of leisure centres and libraries25 March 2021
The Council's remains committed to maintaining the vital COVID-19 response services but have been considering options for a phased reopening of Leisure and Libr...
National Day of Reflection23 March 2021
Tuesday 23 March is a national Day of Reflection. Leader of Gateshead Council Martin Gannon reflects on the difficulties faced during this unprecedented year.
One year on and the Covid fight goes on22 March 2021
This is a significant week in our fight against Covid-19 as we reach the anniversary of the first national lockdown.
Another recycling centre fire raises battery concerns19 March 2021
Another fire at a local council waste and recycling centre has renewed concerns about batteries being thrown into household bins.
Deadline extended for Easter Cook 'n' Eat18 March 2021
The deadline for Gateshead families, who qualify for free school meals, to apply for an Easter Cook 'n' Eat box has been extended.
Region's Public Health Directors offer reassurance over vaccine17 March 2021
The region's Directors of Public Health reassure people that they consider the AstraZeneca vaccine to be safe and effective.
New approach to customer engagement for housing services17 March 2021
Work has begun on a new approach to customer engagement for housing services in Gateshead.
NewcastleGateshead Quays regeneration scheme awarded £7m from Getting Building Fund17 March 2021
The funding will support the creation of the new events destination and a new link road.
Tour of Britain to return to Gateshead in 202117 March 2021
Gateshead will return to the Tour of Britain route in 2021, race organisers SweetSpot and British Cycling have today announced, hosting the finish of Stage Six...