Culture Awards

The Journal Culture Awards 2014 - nominations are now open

The ceremony will once again reward, recognise and showcase the best of North East's cultural output - in fantastic fashion

B>E>A>K at Evolution Emerging 2013

Evolution Emerging 2015 searches for next wave of musical talent

The North East's biggest emerging music event is looking for new artists for this year's event in May

North East actress Alice Stokoe who has landed a part in Mamma Mia!

Big day dawns for West End star Alice Stokoe

North East actress Alice Stokoe makes her debut in the hit West End show Mamma Mia!

Rod Clements, former member of Newcastle folk group Lindisfarne

A tuneful rendezvous with Lindisfarne's Rod Clements

Lindisfarne's Rod Clements is rightly proud of his new album which acts as a meeting point for all his songs

Culture Magazine - May 2014

Culture Magazine - May 2014

Most of the time we like to look ahead in Culture magazine but at this time of the year it’s nice to look back at the annual celebration that is The Journal Culture Awards

Business Supplements

Manufacturers' League

Business Supplement: Manufacturers' League

The North East manufacturing industry is outperforming its counterparts in every other area of the country and is the powerhouse of our economy

Business supplement: Community Regeneration and Social Housing

Community Regeneration and Social Housing. An 8-page report on creating places where people are proud to live

Business supplement: Cloud Computing and Technology

The phenomenon of cloud computing continues to grow with no signs of a crash. Find out more about it in our supplement

Business supplement: North East Business Space

4-page report on the availability of business space in the region

Leisure Industry supplement

Business supplement: Leisure Industry 2015

An 8-page publication looking ahead at the region's Leisure Industry and what 2015 has in store for our pubs, restaurants, hotels and attractions

Business Breakfasts

Journal and Gazette Top 200 Business Breakfast Awards Stadium of Light updated

Region celebrates business high fliers at Top 200 breakfast

Nissan takes top spot for fourth year in a row, as more than 200 people turn out for business breakfast at Stadium of Light

Fastest 50, 2014

Fastest 50, 2014: North East's fastest growing companies unveiled today!

Ward Hadaway Fastest 50 celebrates growth among companies in the North East

Kevin Brennan, Chief Executive of Quorn Foods

Top 200, 2014: Quorn set to move up table after strong year

The sight of a third Quorn fermenter taking shape on Teesside, that will boost capacity by 50% and create 400 jobs after start-up next year, is clear evidence of Quorn's intention to keep turnover and profit upwardly mobile

Graham Robb, Senior Partner of Recognition Marketing and PR at The Journal Transport Links Breakfast

Lively debate poses most pressing transport links issues in the North East

Regional figures from business, politics and infrastructure joined The Journal and The Gazette's Transport Links Breakfast

Group of men including chief draughtsman R J Robson (fourth from left) stood in front of North Eastern Railway electric locomotive No 3, Darlington c. 1914. Courtesy of National Railway Museum, York

North East Transport Links Breakfast: We look back to the North East's role as a rail pioneer

Ahead of the North East Transport Links Breakfast, we celebrate the region's role in the birth of the rail industry

Great North Run

Superyacht the Sovereign arrives at Newcastle Quayside

Review of the year: We look back at the biggest stories from July to September

July to September saw the North East lead the way in a 'three-parent babies' project to protect unborn infants from congenital genetic defects

Hannah Parker with mum Judy in The Journal.

Longbenton woman who doctors feared would not survive has celebrated her 21st birthday

Premature twin Hannah Parker from Longbenton celebrates 21st birthday for her and sister, Holly, who died at three weeks old

Oliver Perry and Hope Stebbing who have won a Great North Run Culture commission

Northumbria University graduates win Great North Run art commission

Two recent fine art graduates from Northumbria University are to create a £4,000 artwork for the 2014 Bupa Great North Run

Award winning Author David Almond at the Stadium of Light

Skellig author David Almond to write a football opera for Sunderland

The opera, which will premiere in November 2015, has been commissioned by Music in the Minster and will have Sunderland AFC at its heart

Brendan Foster

Strong year for Newcastle-based Nova Group after it expands portfolio

Nova boosts profits and turnover as it adds to its portfolio of mass participation events across the UK

Top 200

The Top 200, 2014

Business Supplement: The Top 200, 2014

The Top 200 North-East Companies supplement is widely regarded as the North East's premier and most prestigious business publication. Read our 84-page supplement here

The Stadium of Light

Stadium of Light to host North East's Top 200 event

Top 200 event will highlight success stories from around the North East

NUBS_Professor John Wilson

The North East's top 200 businesses will be celebrated next week

The Top 200 event at Stadium of Light will also have discussion about the impact of Scottish devolution

The Top 200, 2014

Big climbers and new entries are the pepper in the Top 200 stew

This year's Top 200, exclusive to The Journal on October 22, will certainly have big climbers and new entries

Mark Squires, chief executive of Benfield Motor Group

Top 200, 2014: North East family firms fly their flag

A major talking point in the new Top 200 list, to be published exclusively in The Journal on October 22, will again be how the previous year's top private companies performed