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Nature reclaims an old industrial site at Blaydon Burn in Gateshead

Wilderness and its appeal explored at Newcastle University conference

Delegates arrive on Tyneside from across the world for wild event which has lured experts in landscape and the wilderness

Advantex Network Services Ltd announces growth plans after securing new work with Rockliffe Hall

Rockliffe Halls Ivor Godfrey, left, with Stephen OConnell from Advantex
Gateshead IT company has carried out numerous projects at renowned hotel, including event support at Senior Masters golf tournament

Jobs created at Gateshead firm Zerolight on the back of series of high profile contract wins

Zerolight's virtual showroom technology in action
Successful applicants will get the chance to work with cutting edge technology in an innovative environment

North East to appoint jobs creation chief - but only on a short term basis

Paul Woolston
Long search for chief executive of North East Local Enterprise Partnership to continue after interim appointment

Squeeze set for Sage Gateshead gig as they head out on tour with John Cooper Clarke

Squeeze's Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook
A night of words and music is on the cards when Squeeze take to Sage Gateshead's Hall One with a famous punk poet
Paul Woolston

North East to appoint jobs creation chief - but only on a short term basis

Long search for chief executive of North East Local Enterprise Partnership to continue after interim appointment

Hilton Dawson: Combined authority is an undemocratic outrage tantamount to a fraud on the North East electorate

L-R Ian Dormer, Philip Cummings and John Elliott of the North East Taxpayers Alliance with their 'White Elephant' on Newcastle's Quayside
North East Party leader Hilton Dawson argues that the 2004 referendum result is being undermined by the North East Combined Authority

Alan Share: It's all one-way traffic in the cyclist's favour

Alan Share, who comments on proposed cycle routes and plans to avoid congestion on Gosforth High Street
Former businessman Alan Share argues that cyclists should stop thinking everyone should share their enthusiasm - and penalising them if they don't
Rockliffe Halls Ivor Godfrey, left, with Stephen OConnell from Advantex

Advantex Network Services Ltd announces growth plans after securing new work with Rockliffe Hall

Gateshead IT company has carried out numerous projects at renowned hotel, including event support at Senior Masters golf tournament

Jobs created at Gateshead firm Zerolight on the back of series of high profile contract wins

Zerolight's virtual showroom technology in action
Successful applicants will get the chance to work with cutting edge technology in an innovative environment

North East to appoint jobs creation chief - but only on a short term basis

Paul Woolston
Long search for chief executive of North East Local Enterprise Partnership to continue after interim appointment
Jane Siddle of NEL flanked by Dan Elgie (left) and Peter Behan of Group Horizon

Group Horizon receive further £120,000 investment to fuel expansion

Gateshead training providers have secured three portions of the Finance for Business North East Growth Fund

Newcastle University student utilities firm goes national after first month in business

Left to right is: John Crow, Chris Dawson, David Fraser, Asen Dobrev and Christina Ong
Student firm One Utility Bill aims to give students access to cheaper utilities and broadband and avoid arguments about bills

North East sales top £10m at Turner and Townsend

Durham University's world-renowned Business School which was redeveloped with input from Turner & Townsend
Turnover at Turner and Townsend is set to rise this coming financial year - and 75% of the budgeted figure is covered by forward orders

Fit Factor 2015: Welcome to the launch of our annual health and fitness competition

The Fit Factor aims to find six finalists and get them into the shape of their lives over the next 12 weeks

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

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
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

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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Pat Reed with son Paul at Thirston House in Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland family home serves up a slice of history

Amanda Vigar, of V&A Vigar & Co (Darlington) LLP and Mohammed Bashir and Christine Bell, of Boro Taxis. Picture: Keith Taylor

Stewart McNicholl is named as North East young director of the year

The North East Excellence Awards 2015.

North East Hotel Excellence Awards celebrate the best in the industry

 

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