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35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

Entrepreneurs and young professionals make up our list of exciting new talent in the business world

BBC Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival returns to Sage Gateshead

David Greig
The full programme for the annual festival of grey matter stirring has been announced, with tickets being made available from October 6

Trumpet star Alison Balsom heads for Sage Gateshead

Renowned trumpet player, Alison Balsom
Trumpet virtuoso Alison Balsom makes Sage Gateshead the second stop on her new UK tour

North East firm struggling to recruit engineers despite footing university bill

Matt Boyle, Danielle Walsh and Gerhard Fehringer
Sevcon pays students through university and guarantees them work - but says it can't find candidates from the region

Sign up for UK Trade & Investment's sixth Export Week roadshow

Speakers at a Export Week event, Holiday Inn, Egerton Road, Guildford
North East firms are being urged to sign up to events being staged by joining UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) during its sixth Export Week
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
35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

Entrepreneurs and young professionals make up our list of exciting new talent in the business world

North East firm struggling to recruit engineers despite footing university bill

Matt Boyle, Danielle Walsh and Gerhard Fehringer
Sevcon pays students through university and guarantees them work - but says it can't find candidates from the region

Sign up for UK Trade & Investment's sixth Export Week roadshow

Speakers at a Export Week event, Holiday Inn, Egerton Road, Guildford
North East firms are being urged to sign up to events being staged by joining UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) during its sixth Export Week
Matt Boyle, Danielle Walsh and Gerhard Fehringer

North East firm struggling to recruit engineers despite footing university bill

Sevcon pays students through university and guarantees them work - but says it can't find candidates from the region

New course puts students in the heart of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

Left to right , Peter McArdle, Dan Gibson, A >> lex Breeze and Zoe Anderson, in The Commercial Union Building on Pilgrim Street in Newcastle
Breeze Creatives explain why they are bringing arts education into the midst of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

Listening, and acting on what we hear, can tackle sex abuse says Dr Maggie Atkinson

Dr Maggie Atkinson The children's commissioner and Ruth Thompson High Sheriff of Tyne and Wear
The Children’s Commissioner, Dr Maggie Atkinson, says the region has a clear message on stamping out abuse
Alison Murdoch, professor of reproductive medicine at Newcastle University and consultant at Newcastle Fertility Centre at Life

Newcastle University mitochondrial replacement therapy research in the spotlight

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

North East NHS patients hit by huge rise in number of cancelled operations

Many patients have had their NHS operations cancelled at the last minute by hospitals in the region

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.

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35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

Award winning classical trumpeter Alison Balsom visiting Hawthorn primary school Newcastle with children from the schools symphony orchestra updated

Award-winning trumpeter Alison Balsom hears the Hawthorn Symphony Orchestra in Newcastle

Allen Valleys Folk Festival

Allen Valleys folk festival set for lift off this weekend

 

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