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Robert Forrester, CEO of Vertu Motors

Journal annual North East Business Review: February

We look back at the North East business news from February 2014

Jesse Wine talks about his BALTIC exhibition

Jesse Wine unveils his new exhibition 'Young man red' at the BALTIC, Gateshead
Outsize ceramic shorts, jackets and trainers feature in Jesse Wine's humorous new show in Baltic's ground floor gallery space

Interlink Express franchisees move into bigger Gateshead facility and look to recruit

Glen Watson, Interlink Express, Michael Hendry, Barclays and Steve Watson, Interlink Express
Brothers Glen and Steve Watson recently acquired the ten year lease for Aquarius, a 17,897 sq ft warehouse in Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead.

Journal annual Business Review: January

Phil Steele, general manager of intu Eldon Square
We look back at the business news from January 2014

CBI chief calls for action to raise living standards in the North East

CBI Director General John Cridland
Call from CBI chief John Cridland increases pressure on the Government to tackle cost of living in the North East
CBI Director General John Cridland

CBI chief calls for action to raise living standards in the North East

Call from CBI chief John Cridland increases pressure on the Government to tackle cost of living in the North East

Women in Newcastle are paid 15.8% less than men as gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap in Newcastle has widened
Female wages left trailing way behind those of their male counterparts - despite a national trend which sees pay becoming more equal

Ian Mearns: Today I will fight to end abusive zero hours contracts

Ian Mearns MP for Gateshead
Gateshead Labour MP Ian Mearns talks about his Bill to end abusive zero hours contracts, which is being debated on Friday by MPs
Robert Forrester, CEO of Vertu Motors

Journal annual North East Business Review: February

We look back at the North East business news from February 2014

Interlink Express franchisees move into bigger Gateshead facility and look to recruit

Glen Watson, Interlink Express, Michael Hendry, Barclays and Steve Watson, Interlink Express
Brothers Glen and Steve Watson recently acquired the ten year lease for Aquarius, a 17,897 sq ft warehouse in Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead.

Journal annual Business Review: January

Phil Steele, general manager of intu Eldon Square
We look back at the business news from January 2014
Paul Stewart, managing director of Chirton Engineering

Concerns raised over skills gap in the North East

Matt Boyle, chief executive of Sevcon said the engineers he needs do not exist in the North East

Appointments: Grant loving life at Waymark

Waymark's latest recruit Grant Cooper is pictured with directors, from left to right, Paul Lofthouse, Jason Thomas Jones and David Brophy
A South African software developer is settling in to a new role after overcoming the “challenge” of the Geordie accent

Building and roofing specialist Hodgson Sayers takes on nine new appentices

Contracts manager at Hodgson Sayers, Dean Goyns, with apprentices from the firm at Minsteracres retreat centre, County Durham
New start walks from Gateshead to Stanley, Co. Durham, to get interview with building and roofing specialist
A young girl using a set of weighing scales as one in five children born in the UK at the beginning of the new century was obese by the age of 11

Great North Fitness Revolution: New study finds one in five children 'obese by 11'

A new study suggests that one in five children born in the UK at the beginning of the new century was obese by the age of 11

New study shows obese people are in denial about their weight

An overweight woman
Survey shows that fewer than 10% of those who are clinically obese accept they have a serious weight problem

North East mental health detentions among the highest in England

A photo to illustrate mental health problems
Figures on mental health detentions on admission to hospital show the North East has the second highest rate in the country

About Gateshead

All the latest news and information about Gateshead, the town on the southern bank of the River Tyne. The area is now known as a cultural and architectual hub and is home to the Sage Gateshead, the Angel of the North and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art situated on the Gateshead Quayside.

Videos & Photos

Brunswick House in Whalton

Property gallery: Whalton house was home from the first view

A Christmas food tasting test

Sweet Christmas fare put to the Taste test

From left, Richard Means from award sponsor, Strutt & Parker, with Lucinda and Tom Richardson and Giles Brandreth

Northumberland farm business Wheelbirks Parlour wins national award

 

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