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Chris Day pictured at Newcastle University Medical School

Newcastle University aims to bring together researchers from across the North

A new northern powerhouse for health sciences is set to become a ‘Crick of the North’, explains Professor Chris Day, Pro-Vice Chancellor at Newcastle University

Record trading performance sees Vertu's half-year sales top £1.08bn

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Recently-acquired dealerships have helped steer Gateshead's Vertu to a record trading period

19 pictures of the best new buildings on Tyneside

Newcastle's Dance City
Updated book brings in 20 modern buildings to sit alongside the best in Newcastle and Gateshead

Camera buff stages Newcastle photographic festival

Joseph Swan
Newcastle festival will be tribute to North photography pioneer Joseph Swan

Newcastle event marks 80th anniversary of J B Priestley's book which slated the North East

Novelist JB Priestley and his wife Jacquetta
Chris Phipps recalls infamous comments of late playwright in his English Journey
Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham

North East must be first in line for devolution after Scottish vote, says Hexham MP

The debate about how to govern the North East is already underway as the Scottish vote looms closer

Newcastle University mitochondrial replacement therapy research in the spotlight

Alison Murdoch, professor of reproductive medicine at Newcastle University and consultant at Newcastle Fertility Centre at Life
A debate in the Commons on mitochondrial replacement therapy has thrust Newcastle's pioneering research into the spotlight

North East children exceed national expectations at Key Stage Two

First school children in class
Children in the North East are outperforming the rest of the country by the time they leave primary school, new figures show
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Record trading performance sees Vertu's half-year sales top £1.08bn

Recently-acquired dealerships have helped steer Gateshead's Vertu to a record trading period

19 pictures of the best new buildings on Tyneside

Newcastle's Dance City
Updated book brings in 20 modern buildings to sit alongside the best in Newcastle and Gateshead

Team Valley office building to undergo £1m refurbishment

The team at Naylors who are bringing forward the Team Valley office re-development - Simon Taylor , Angus White, Fergus Laird and Phil Garner
Naylors Chartered Surveyors have been instructed to undertake a £1m refurbishment of Talipot House on Team Valley, Gateshead.
Newcastle's Dance City

19 pictures of the best new buildings on Tyneside

Updated book brings in 20 modern buildings to sit alongside the best in Newcastle and Gateshead

Virginia Bodman: North East artist takes over three floors of Newcastle gallery

Virginia Bodman with her exhibition at the Globe Gallery in Newcastle
Three floors of a big Newcastle art gallery have been given over to the paintings of one artist, Virginia Bodman. DAVID WHETSTONE gets a guided tour

Gateshead College partnership offers transport sector apprenticeship opportunities

From left, Colin Barnes and Keith Robertson of Go North East with the company's new apprentices and Gavin Batie, curriculum ops manager at Gateshead College
Both Go North East and Nexus have committed to training up apprentices to fill the skills gap in light of ageing workforces
A car used by Northern Doctors Urgent Care

Calls for transparency after North of Tyne GP out-of-hours bids axed at eleventh hour

Health officials have hit out after clinical commissioning groups halted a near-complete procurement process for GP out of hours services

Newcastle University mitochondrial replacement therapy research in the spotlight

Alison Murdoch, professor of reproductive medicine at Newcastle University and consultant at Newcastle Fertility Centre at Life
A debate in the Commons on mitochondrial replacement therapy has thrust Newcastle's pioneering research into the spotlight

North East children visiting the dentist more often new figures show

More children in the North East are visiting a dentist than before
The North of England has recorded an increase in the number of children who have seen an NHS dentist since 2006

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

Dunstanburgh Castle

North East rock sites are some of the best in the UK say geologists

Rehearsing for Heaven Eyes, by David Almond, in Hexham, left to right, Maria Lindh, Robert Nicholson and Natalie Ann Jamieson

New David Almond stage play set for premiere in Alnwick

The newly refurbished exhibition of the Pitmen Painters at Woodhorn Colliery, Ashington. Writer of the original Pitmen Painters book William Feaver (right) and Woodhorn Director Keith Merrin

Woodhorn's pitmen painters gallery benefits from hit play

 

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