North Tyneside

St Mary's Lighthouse at Whitley Bay by Chronicle reader Tom Hakin

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Business, Artists impression of a development at Indigo Park NE3 5HE

North Tyneside industrial estate takes step forward with major grant

Potential tenants are in talks with agents marketing the site on behalf of Highbridge Properties, the owners of Cobalt Park

Northumbrian Smokehouse is smoking out fantastic flavours beside the Tyne

Steve Peart from Wallsend who runs Northumberland smoke house from his garage
Former social worker Steve Peart has made a successful business out of smoking and Price Charles would probably approve

If we get the decision on e-cigarettes wrong it could cost many lives

A man smoking an electronic cigarette
North East Ukip Euro MP Jonathan Arnott argues that if e-cigarettes are banned it could cost us very dear

Appointments: North Tyneside print, packaging and supply chain firm Elanders expands

Jonathan Clark, ledt, and Matt Swift have joined Elanders UK
Print and packaging experts Matt Swift and Jonathan Clark have been recruited by North Tyneside's Elanders UK

Fit Factor 2015: Join our annual health and fitness competition this spring

The Journal Fit Factors David Fairlamb, has his weight checked at his gym in North Shields
There is still time to apply for this year's Fit Factor 2015 competition which launches next month
A man smoking an electronic cigarette

If we get the decision on e-cigarettes wrong it could cost many lives

North East Ukip Euro MP Jonathan Arnott argues that if e-cigarettes are banned it could cost us very dear

Around 60,000 jobs could be created if region meets house building targets

Construction work on a new house
Demand for houses is outstripping supply in the region so why aren't more projects underway?

North Tyneside mum helps lead crowdfunding for general election children's book

Lucy Dixon with daughters Evie, 9 and Rosie 7 at home in Monkseaton, Lucy has helped crowd fund a book on the election
Newly-published picture book explains whole democratic process to pre-schoolers prior to General Election
Business, Artists impression of a development at Indigo Park NE3 5HE

North Tyneside industrial estate takes step forward with major grant

Potential tenants are in talks with agents marketing the site on behalf of Highbridge Properties, the owners of Cobalt Park

Appointments: North Tyneside print, packaging and supply chain firm Elanders expands

Jonathan Clark, ledt, and Matt Swift have joined Elanders UK
Print and packaging experts Matt Swift and Jonathan Clark have been recruited by North Tyneside's Elanders UK

Appointments: Perfect Image strengthens senior management with top-level appointments

Perfect Image's managed services team, from left, sales manager Mark Jackson, head Mick Keeble and head of service delivery Oliver Plumpton
North Tyneside-based IT consultancy Perfect Image has appointed Mick Keeble and Oliver Plumpton within its Managed Services division
Ian Malcolm, managing director, ElringKlinger (Great Britain) Ltd

North East apprenticeship vacancies rise 45%

Encouraging statistics for region's skills base, but Redcar manufacturer says more must be done to encourage new entrants to industry

UK first for North East as Apprentice Hub aims to narrow IT skills gap

From left, Rising Stars graduates Jaedon Ross, Chelsea Dryden and Sam Thompson with Louise Ball of Baltic Training Services
Employer network Dynamo is teaming up with Baltic Training Services to benefit both young people and employers looking for qualified candidates

Tyneside-based charity Team Kenya puts education first for African girls

Young people in Ndhiwa
A Tyneside charity has launched a campaign to help give 20 girls in one Kenyan town the "unaffordable dream" - an education
The Journal Fit Factors David Fairlamb, has his weight checked at his gym in North Shields

Fit Factor 2015: Join our annual health and fitness competition this spring

There is still time to apply for this year's Fit Factor 2015 competition which launches next month

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

North East families urged to make sugar swaps in healthy eating campaign

Kerry Robertson and son Max (4) from Shiremoor
A new campaign encourages parents to cut down the amount of sugar their children eat by making one or more simple swaps

About North Tyneside

All the latest news and information about the Metropolitan Borough of North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear. North Tyneside is bordered by Newcastle upon Tyne to the west, the North Sea to the east, the River Tyne to the south and Northumberland to the north. The area includes the towns of Wallsend, Benton, North Shields, Tynemouth and Whitley Bay.

Videos & Photos

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

NE Business Awards, Marriott Gosforth.

The Tyneside and Northumberland Business Awards 2015: the night in full

 

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