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Cooking up ways to help with the rising cost of living

North Tyneside Council has supported households with the rising cost of living by running several slow cooker courses across the borough.

Council secures £3.5m for ambitious seafront cycling and walking scheme

Visitors to the North Tyneside coast will find the experience safer, greener, and more...

North Tyneside Creativity and Wellbeing Week 2022

Walk through a medieval labyrinth, learn how to become an...

Shadow Education Secretary praises North Tyneside First school

Whitley Bay based Marine Park First School received a special visit from Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary, Bridget Phillipson on Friday (13 May).

Spectacular beacon lighting event to take place in North Tyneside

North Tyneside will host a spectacular beacon lighting ceremony to mark the Queen's Platinum...

North Tyneside beaches recognised among the finest in the country

North Tyneside’s award-winning beaches will continue to fly their Blue Flags with pride this...

North Tyneside launches Safeguarding Adults Board

A new Safeguarding Adult Board has launched in North Tyneside this week to mark Mental Health Awareness Week (9-15 May).

‘Unrecognisable from its former self’ – North Tyneside secondary school jumps three Ofsted categories

Norham High School in North Tyneside is celebrating a transformation today as Ofsted announced the school has been rated ‘good’ in all areas. 

Queen’s Baton Relay to visit North Tyneside this summer

The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit North Tyneside during its final...

Operation Respect sees parents of young troublemakers receive eviction warnings

Teenagers who went on a wrecking spree in North Tyneside received an early morning wake-up call...

Old photo of the Wooden Dolly statue in Northumberland Square

Hard hat tours on offer at Northumberland Square

Members of the public are being invited to put on a hard hat and find out more about the...

Change a child’s life through foster care

North Tyneside council is looking for people to open their homes to foster children as part of...

Popular food festival returns

A popular food festival will return to one of the North East's most stunning locations this...

Teaming up to target troublemakers

By working together we will continue to tackle anti-social behaviour and target troublemakers –...

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Online mental health sessions to launch North Tyneside Safeguarding Adults Board

North Tyneside Council is set to launch North Tyneside Safeguarding Adults Board with a week of online mental health sessions.

Spanish City in Whitley Bay

Spanish City storm damage to be assessed

Repair works will be carried out at Spanish City following damage caused by storms that battered...

LA7 statement

Directors of Public Health reaction to removal of restrictions

Thanks to high vaccination coverage in the North East, which is protecting tens of thousands of people from severe illness, hospitalisation or even death, we are in a very different place to when the pandemic began. However, we appreciate that while the removal of restrictions on 1 April might have been welcomed by some, it will cause worry to others.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor plays Mouth of the Tyne

Pop sensation Sophie Ellis-Bextor will headline the Sunday at this summer’s Mouth of the Tyne...

The Forums hopping centre, Wallsend town centre

Wallsend set for regeneration plans

North Tyneside cabinet is set to agree the next steps towards creating a masterplan for Wallsend making the town centre a great place to live, work and visit.

Successful bid for funding to install two new Changing Places Facilities

Successful bid for funding to install two new Changing Places Facilities

North Tyneside Council has been successful in bidding for funding to install two new...

Work completed on 12 new affordable homes

Work to build 12 new affordable council homes in North Shields has been completed.

The...

Press release: An abstract view of the Council crest

Council urges residents to sign up for direct debit

North Tyneside Council are encouraging residents to sign up to pay their council tax through a...

Cabinet to hear ambitious council plan progress

Latest research shows that North Tyneside Council’s overarching plan to be a borough that is thriving, family-friendly, caring, secure and green is going from strength to strength.

North Tyneside Elected Mayor with young carers and Young Mayor

Council unveils first contemplation area to remember and reflect the pandemic

Two years to the day since the announcement of the first national lockdown, North Tyneside Council unveils its first area for reflection and contemplation.

New investment to raise environmental standards and improve gateways into North Tyneside

North Tyneside Council is putting civic pride at the heart of a new investment plan that will...

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