Newcastle Central Station

Newcastle Central Station is the mainline station of the city of Newcastle and is a principal stop on the East Coast Main Line. It first opened in 1850 and is a Grade I listed building. The railway station is connected to the adjacent underground Metro Station and has an overall passenger usage of near 13 million, including both mainline and metro lines.

The Hampton by Hilton Newcastle team, headed up by Paolo Franchi, General Manager

Hampton by Hilton Newcastle hotel complex opens its doors to public

The multi-million pound hotel near Newcastle Central Station has opened to guests a month earlier than initially planned

BBC 6 Music Festival - Saturday February 21 2015

BBC 6 Music Festival: Three-day event gets off to a flying start with Bryan Ferry and Maximo Park

The Washington-born Roxy Music legend spoke to Lauren Laverne at The Cluny, while Paul Smith led the North East charge at Sage Gateshead

Hampton by Hilton Newcastle exterior - an artist's impression

Newcastle newest hotel set to open within weeks

"We are proud to be a part of the revitalisation of Newcastle’s Central Station area" says Paulo Franchi, general manager

Newcastle Central Station: Ryder Architecture have been heavily involved in the building's redevelopment

Investments knock Ryder Architecture profits but sales rise 14%

Recruitment, a 60th birthday and investments across the business saw profits drop 10% as the firm builds for its future

General view of work at the Stephenson Quarter in Newcastle

Sales soar 73% at Stephenson Quarter developers Clouston Group

The firm behind Newcastle's biggest prospective development in many years is also back in the black, posting operating profit of £1.14m.

Inside the newly refurbished Newcastle Central Station

Mike Parker: At last Newcastle has a gateway of which it can be so proud

Former Nexus boss Mike Parker hails the work on Newcastle's Central Station, which has given new life to this historic masterpiece

Harvey Emms who is joining Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners

Leading Newcastle City Council planner Harvey Emms joins consultancy

Harvey Emms has been involved in huge projects including the Monument Mall refurbishment

Building work on the Stephenson quarter Newcastle

Newcastle's Stephenson Quarter becomes jewel in the Crowne for Shepherd Engineering Services

The Newcastle engineers have issued a report detailing significant progress

Newcastle Central Station

Enterprise Rent-A-Car create four jobs at Newcastle Central Station branch

The global car hire firm Enterprise Rent-A-Car hope to target business travellers from its new Newcastle Central Station branch

Left to right: Justin Short of Synergi with Alan Schofield of Clouston Group

Clouston Group move systems into the cloud

The firm behind the Stephenson Quarter project has invested in cloud technologies

Remus Matloch, 15, Janko Matloch, 12, and David Matloch, 10, who went missing from their home in Sunderland

Did missing Matloch brothers arrange meeting in Newcastle?

The search is intensifying for the three Sunderland boys who went missing on Monday from their foster parents’ home

A East Coast train at Newcastle Central Station

Councils call for investment along East Coast Main Line

North East councils say the British economy could benefit by £9bn if rail services are improved

Adam Hedley, left, and Dave Glover

Duo launch Peruvian street food venture in Newcastle

A Newcastle solicitor and his friend are bringing the taste of the Andes to the city with their new Peruvian street food venture

North East LEP chief executive Edward Twiddy speaking as Paul Woolston looks on

More criticism for 'patronising and misleading' Guardian article labelling North East as UK's Detroit

MPs and business leaders line up to attack national newspaper over editorial claiming region was 'teetering on the brink'

Mark Stephenson, policy advisor at the North East Chamber of Commerce

19 North East infrastructure projects scheduled to start

Among the projects beginning are: the A1 Lobley Hill widening scheme, Sunderland Strategic Junctions Improvement Scheme, Ovingham Bridge refurbishment and the Morpeth Surface Water and Port Clarence and Greatham South flood alleviation schemes

The A1 road which will benefit from a widening scheme in Gateshead

Government funds new North East infrastructure projects

Treasury mixed up North East and Yorkshire but insists backing is there for the region with twelve projects expected to be completed in 2014-15

The revamped Newcastle Central Station portico

Newcastle Central Station hailed by David Cameron for job creation

Newcastle Central Station is among the Government's list of important UK construction projects

James Croasdale construction manager with Miller Construction at Central Station

Newcastle Central Station's new look is unveiled

The new-look Newcastle Central Station is beginning to take shape as work has now been completed on its historic entrance

Clavering Place in Newcastle

Developers plan student flats on Roman site in Newcastle

Housing developers want to build student flats on land behind Newcastle Central Station that saw some of the city’s most important Roman finds

Mark Thompson MD of Ryder Architecture Ltd

Profits soars fivefold at Newcastle's Ryder Architecture

One of the region’s most well-known firm of architects has seen turnover climb 22% and profits increase fivefold

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