Viscount Ridley and Gosforth Nature reserves Director James Littlewood at the new hide named in honour of Viscount Ridleys father

Architects design centrepiece for Gosforth Park reserve

A new observation hide has been designed by Gateshead architects and built by volunteers at Gosforth Park wildlife reserve

The team from A Khan Restaurants who are nominated for Employer Achievement Awards

Employer Achievement Awards to celebrate North East SMEs who have upskilled staff

Employers who used Intraining's free Skills Support for the Workforce programme will compete at awards

Last years North East Business awards night

Shortlist announced for the Tyneside and Northumberland Business Awards

Event at Marriot Hotel in Gosforth will be the first of three heats in the North East Business Awards

North East Business Executive of the Year Award winners from 2013

North East Business Executive of the Year shortlists announced

The waiting is over - the shortlist of finalists in one of the region's biggest awards is finally unveiled

Geltsdale beers on tap, courtesy of Taste Cumbria

Jobs lost as Geltsdale Brewery assets sold through administration

Assets sold of the Cumbrian independent brewers behind beers such as Cold Fell and Brampton Bitter

A Eurasian bittern pictured at Gosforth Park nature reserve

Rare bird in residence as Newcastle nature reserve opens to public

Gosforth Park nature reserve holds an open day on Saturday, just in time for visitors to get a glimpse of a rare bird

North East Business Executive 2014 Awards

North East Business Executive of the Year Awards 2014

Drive, dynamism and leadership - these are just some of the qualities the judges will be looking for in the 31st year of the North East Business Executive of the Year Awards

North East Business Executive of the Year Award winners from 2013

North East Business Executive of the Year 2014: Making a nomination

The awards are open to both the services and manufacturing sectors and will reward business excellence. Candidates must head companies which publish their results

First Day of the Northumberland Plate Race Meeting - winner of the first race Aktabantay

Northumberland Plate Festival 2014: Style is the order of the evening

Fancy outifts and champagne were both aplenty at the second day of the Northumberland Plate Festival 2014

Peter Walls

Businesses praised for contribution to North East communities

A total of 11 firms from the region earned Big Tick awards at the event, which is run by business-led charity, Business in the Community (BITC)

Protest against the proposed new housing developments in green belt land near Gosforth Nature Reserve

Housing developer seeks permission for 600 new homes near Gosforth Nature Reserve

Persimmon seeks permission to turn a flood prone field near Gosforth Nature Reserve into a site for 600 homes

The Gosforth Schools Trust Launch at Gosforth Civic Hall

Schools in Newcastle join forces to form collaborative trust

Eleven schools in Newcastle have pooled together their resources to form the Gosforth Schools Trust

Newcastle Racecourse managing director David Williamson

Newcastle Racecourse gets go-ahead for £10m transformation

A racecourse manager has pledged to work with concerned residents after a £10m track transformation was given the go-ahead

Tim Powner, associate director at LSH's Newcastle office

North East held back by lack of industrial space - claim

The Newcastle office of national property consultancy says that despite a predicted record demand for industrial space, the region will struggle

Paul Buie, Patrick Melia, Norma Redfearn and Adrian Hill

Highbridge Properties unveils new industrial site in North Tyneside

Developers have collaborated with North Tyneside council to create a new industrial site with the capacity to generate more than 1,000 jobs

David Williamson, managing director of Newcastle Racecourse

Eider Chase race day marked by wildlife-inspired craft beer

Eider Dark Beer, brewed for From the Notebook Ltd at the Allendale Brewery in rural Northumberland, will go on sale in the Border Minstrel pub  located in the racecourse grounds

Horse racing at Newcastle Racecourse

Gosforth Park estate to benefit from Newcastle Racecourse upgrade

Newcastle Racecourse owners have revealed plans for the wider Gosforth Park estate after already announcing an all-weather track

A press cutting relating to the King's Jockey John Crouch, who died when the plane he was in crashed in County Durham in 1939

Auction revives memory of jockey's death in County Durham plane crash

An auction sale in London has realled how tragedy struck the King's jockey in the North East

The region's apprentices were honoured at an awards night

Apprentices are stars of TDR Annual Awards night

Rising young stars of North East industry took top billing at a leading awards ceremony honouring the region's apprentices

The North East Gregg's Childrens Cancer Run at Newcastle Racecourse

Donor gives £100k to North East children's cancer charity

A wealthy donor has given £100,000 to the North of England Children’s Cancer Research Fund


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