Image of George Stephenson courtesy of Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums.

Geordie Lamp sculpture: Resurfacing George Stephenson’s lifesaving invention

A sculpture of George Stephenson’s lifesaving Geordie Lamp is to be unveiled close to Dial...

Whitley Bay Big Local launches new social supermarket

Local resident-led charity, Whitley Bay Big Local has officially launched a new affordable food club.

School’s green flag winning streak continues

Children at a Whitley Bay school have won a sixth consecutive Eco Green Flag for their...

Find the Roaming Romans in Wallsend

An interactive Roman-themed trail around Wallsend town centre has doubled in size!


Temporary speed limit on the A1058 Coast Road

Users of the A1058 Coast Road in North Tyneside are advised of overnight lane restrictions....

Striding ahead: Benton Dene Primary tops national active travel table

A primary school in North Tyneside is celebrating after topping a national league table for...

Hop along and meet Peter Rabbit

A much-loved children’s television and book character will be making a special appearance in...

Heather Small to play Mouth of the Tyne Festival

Heather Small, the voice of M People, is the fourth headline artist announced for this year’s...

World Book Day celebrations begin in North Tyneside

More than 1,000 books will be up for grabs as part of World Book Day celebrations in North...

New life for former garages in Battle Hill

A set of old garages in Battle Hill have been turned into comfortable, affordable homes by North...

Artist's impression of Bedford Street improvements

Improvement works on the way for Bedford Street in North Shields

One of the busiest streets in North Shields town centre is about to be transformed by a major...

North Tyneside support service is helping local businesses to be business savvy

North Tyneside Council’s business support programme, The Business Factory, invites local businesses to its first Exposition.

Affordable food club launches in Willington Quay

Local charity St Paul’s Community Partnership has officially launched its new pop-up social supermarket.

Anthony Lo-Giudice and Brendan Murphy perform at the launch

Launch of North Shields Cultural Quarter: Creativity takes centre stage

Hundreds of people turned out to celebrate creativity and culture in North Tyneside, at the...

Get Up and Go with North Tyneside Council’s annual Apprenticeship Fair

Hundreds of jobs and training opportunities will be featured at North Tyneside Council during National Apprenticeship Week, 5 – 11 February.

Andrew Cushin to play Mouth of the Tyne Festival

Andrew Cushin is the third headline artist announced for this year’s Mouth of the Tyne Festival...

Young people back campaign to combat vape littering in North Tyneside

Youth Councillors have given their backing to a new campaign to reduce the environmental harm...

Cedarwood Trust launch pop-up food shop in Battle Hill

Residents in Battle Hill in North Tyneside have access to a new, affordable mobile food shop thanks to Cedarwood Trust and North Tyneside Council.

SmileyWorld® art trail set to launch in North Tyneside

North Tyneside will welcome the premiere of a new outdoor art trail this weekend.


Ocean Colour Scene to play this year's Mouth of the Tyne Festival

Ocean Colour Scene are the second headline artist announced for this year’s Mouth of the Tyne...

North Tyneside prepares to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

North Tyneside Council will host its annual Holocaust Memorial Day service on Friday 26 January...

Head and shoulders photo of Councillor Carole Burdis. She has blonde hair and a red jacket on

Remembering Councillor Carole Burdis

North Tyneside Councillor Carole Burdis has sadly passed away.

Councillor Burdis had been...

North Tyneside Disability Forum launches new social supermarket

Local charity North Tyneside Disability Forum has officially opened the doors to its new affordable café supermarket this week.

North Tyneside Shared Lives service praised by Care Quality Commission

“People were supported with warmth, compassion and dedication” – that’s the feedback from Care Quality Commission (CQC) following an inspection of our Shared Lives service late last year.

Peter Rabbit™ Storytime Trail returns to North Tyneside

A Storytime trail about one of the world’s favourite children’s books returns to North Tyneside...

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