Social workers inspire future care workers on World Social Work Day15 March 2021
On World Social Work Day, Tuesday 16 March, Gateshead Council is paying tribute to its fantastic team of social care workers and is also encouraging others to f...
Council Leader and Chief Executive write open letter to residents outlining cautious approach to the easing of lockdown measures11 March 2021
The Leader of Gateshead Council, Councillor Martin Gannon and Sheena Ramsey, Chief Executive Officer write an open letter to local residents.
Local farm is eggs-tremely generous11 March 2021
A local farm has stepped in to donate thousands of eggs to help Gateshead families in need.
Quitting smoking can boost mental health in just six weeks - stop this No Smoking Day (Wed, March 10)09 March 2021
Just six weeks - that's all it can take for quitting smoking to boost your mood and mental health according to new research published in time for today's No Smo...
Residents urged to complete Covid-19 impact survey09 March 2021
Residents across the region are being urged to complete a Covid-19 impact survey.
Local Leaders - Easing of restrictions marks important milestone in recovery08 March 2021
North East leaders acknowledge today marks an important milestone on our road to recovery as we reach the first step of the Government's plan for easing lockdow...
Scotswood Bridge closed this weekend08 March 2021
The southbound carriageway of the Scotswood Bridge will be closed this weekend while essential maintenance work is carried out.
Choose a cool way to travel back to school03 March 2021
Families in Gateshead are being asked to rethink the school run when they go back to school next week and choose and choose a greener way to travel.
Local Leaders - Stay vigilant and help us recover01 March 2021
North East leaders ask for vigilance on the cautious road to recovery, with this week including the important milestones of the Budget and schools opening.
Budget cuts necessary but focus remains on supporting the vulnerable25 February 2021
Despite ongoing financial pressures of austerity and the Covid-19 pandemic, Gateshead Council has set a budget that prioritises the most vulnerable in its commu...