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

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Karen Wilkin of Swallow Fish

Third Proper Food and Drink Festival comes to North Shields

The Proper Food and Drink festival is taking place in North Shields at the end of the month

GCSE results climb across the region but North East is still below the national average

Students at Tanfield School, open up there GCSE results, left to right, Kathryn Alexander, Chelsey Hart and Rebecca Harrison
There has been a rise in GCSE grades across the North East, but figures show the region is still behind the rest of the country

Castle Building Services launch new arm in response to energy efficiency demand

Andrew Dawson, director appointed to head up Castle Green Services
The Hebburn-based firm have launched Castle Green Services to capitalise on opportunity in the Government's Green Deal

Neil Atkinson exhibition in Whitley Bay shows how photos should be taken

Photographer Neil Atkinson who has an exhibition in Whitley Bay
Photographs by professional photographer Neil Atkinson are a popular attraction in Whitley Bay

Tyneside's Forfusion reach record £1.4m turnover and double workforce

Steven Forrest, CEO of Wallsend's Forfusion
The Wallsend-based technology services firm have secured major contracts with the likes of HMRC and Intu
A picture of school children in a classroom

Free schools leaving thousands of pupils to be taught in oversize classes, claims MP

Labour MP Ian Mearns blames "free schools" for dramatic increase in North East primary pupils in oversize classes

More than £100m in funding to improve dilapidated schools across the region

Duchess's Community High School in Alnwick
Twelve schools across the North East will be completely re-built as part of a multimillion improvement programme

North Tyneside MP Mary Glindon secures debate on late payments to SMEs

Mary Glindon MP
Glindon is one of a growing number of MPs to express concern at potentially devastating effect of delays in payment by local government
Andrew Dawson, director appointed to head up Castle Green Services

Castle Building Services launch new arm in response to energy efficiency demand

The Hebburn-based firm have launched Castle Green Services to capitalise on opportunity in the Government's Green Deal

Tyneside's Forfusion reach record £1.4m turnover and double workforce

Steven Forrest, CEO of Wallsend's Forfusion
The Wallsend-based technology services firm have secured major contracts with the likes of HMRC and Intu

Bike shop expands on Royal Quays and searches for apprentice

Royal Quays Centre, North Shields
Land Rover bikes has rebranded as the Royal Quays Cycle Centre and relocated to a larger store within the centre
Students at Tanfield School, open up there GCSE results, left to right, Kathryn Alexander, Chelsey Hart and Rebecca Harrison

GCSE results climb across the region but North East is still below the national average

There has been a rise in GCSE grades across the North East, but figures show the region is still behind the rest of the country

Free schools leaving thousands of pupils to be taught in oversize classes, claims MP

A picture of school children in a classroom
Labour MP Ian Mearns blames "free schools" for dramatic increase in North East primary pupils in oversize classes

Free school meals to save North East parents more than £26m

A school dinner being served
Free school meals could save parents in the North East £26.6m on school lunches
Dr Guy Pilkington, and Deb Kelly

Diabetes is costing the North East NHS almost £30million a year

New figures show that the number of drugs given out to treat diabetes cost the North East NHS almost £30m in 2013/14

NECCR chairman tells of own experience of battling childhood cancer

Chris Peacock, Chairman of North of England Children's Cancer Research Fund (NECCR) with images from his childhood when he suffered from cancer
Chris Peacock of the NECCR backs the pioneering Future Fund after almost losing his life to cancer as a four-year-old

Pregnant smoker numbers revealed for the North East

A pregnant woman, health
New figures show that women in parts of the region are among the highest in the country to smoke during pregnancy

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

Actor Ben Crompton, from Game of Thrones, at Housesteads Roman Fort

Game of Thrones actor Ben Crompton launches Hadrian's Wall exhibition

L-R: Tony Gates Chief Executive of Northumberland National Park Authority, Lord de Mauley and Andrew Miller, Head of Programmes and Conservation

Environment Minister welcomes vision for the next 20 years of Northumberland

A model of the hydroplane at Chillingham Castle

Chillingham Castle owner hoping to recreate historic flight and build full size replica of 1911 plane

 

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