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Darren and Brian Jobling of Eutechnyx

Gateshead game developer Eutechnyx sells NASCAR computer game in multi-million pound deal

Renowned Gateshead games developer to fade out involvement in the franchise as it concentrates on Auto Club Revolution

BBC Radio 6 Music Festival to be held on Tyneside

Lauren Laverne in Newcastle updated
Presenter Lauren Laverne announced that the second BBC Radio 6 Music Festival is to be held on Tyneside in February

Gateshead stag and hen firm on track for year of growth

Matt Mavir from Last Night of Freedom
Gateshead-based Last Night of Freedom aims to take advantage of growing economy with integrated product offering

Booming construction sector set to create 17,500 jobs in the North East

New houses under construction
A raft of sizeable developments, prospective projects and private housing demand is driving the recruitment across the region

Gateshead dinosaurs on show in Los Angeles

Artist Hugo Canoilis
A gallery based in Gateshead is represented at this week's Art Los Angeles Contemporary exhibition in California
Launch of Journal PayFair Scheme - from left Simon Hansen Federation of Small Businesses and Prof John Wilson of Newcastle Business School

Review of the year: We look back at the biggest stories from October to December

We look back at the stories that dominated the headlines in the North East in October, November and December

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

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

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
Darren and Brian Jobling of Eutechnyx

Gateshead game developer Eutechnyx sells NASCAR computer game in multi-million pound deal

Renowned Gateshead games developer to fade out involvement in the franchise as it concentrates on Auto Club Revolution

Gateshead stag and hen firm on track for year of growth

Matt Mavir from Last Night of Freedom
Gateshead-based Last Night of Freedom aims to take advantage of growing economy with integrated product offering

Booming construction sector set to create 17,500 jobs in the North East

New houses under construction
A raft of sizeable developments, prospective projects and private housing demand is driving the recruitment across the region
Ian Malcolm, managing director, ElringKlinger (Great Britain) Ltd

North East apprenticeship vacancies rise 45%

Encouraging statistics for region's skills base, but Redcar manufacturer says more must be done to encourage new entrants to industry

North East libraries - what's the next chapter?

Five year old Christopher Blanks makes his reading selection at Low Fell library at Gateshead in January 1972
We look at how our local institutions are branching out in new ways to help safeguard their future

NEI Restaurant Week is back and it's on course to be a winner

Chef's Academy at Newcastle College
For the first time Newcastle College students will be adding to the culinary treats on offer with week-long specials at their own restaurant
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

Helen Gavin at her home in Felton

Property gallery: Felton family home is the perfect escape in the country

The home of Denise and Crispian Strachan at Clifton near Morpeth

Property gallery and video: Victorian love of space and style near Morpeth

Tragic Bailey Brown, 11, from Alnwick in Northumberland

Family of Bailey Brown from Alnwick pay loving tribute after Christmas Eve death

 

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