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

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Shohid Ahmed of the Shikara restaurant in Whitley Bay has been named the Chef of the Year at the Curry Life Chef Awards

Best curry cook in the UK is Shohid Ahmed of the Shikara in Whitley Bay

The North Tyneside-based chef has been named Chef of the Year at the Curry Life Chef Awards at London’s five-star Lancaster Hotel.

North Shields-based Maersk Training take jobseeker hunt to Manchester

Maersk Training's Stuart Cameron
The offshore wind training providers are eager to speak to jobseekers when they attend RenewableUK 2014, next month

Northumberland County Council branded 'secretive and undemocratic' over decision to share services

Dave Ledger, Northumberland County Council
Deputy leader Dave Ledger and executive director Steven Mason agreed to share functions with councils in Durham and North Tyneside behind closed doors

North East software beats international competition to $27m Arizona prisons contract

CEO Dean Allen (Front, centre) and staff at mi-case H.Q at Colbalt Park, North Tyneside.
North Tyneside-based Mi-Case have developed software used to manager the offenders in the US prison system

Utilitywise continues to drive profits as acquisitions prompt organisational split

Geoff Thompson, chief executive of Utilitywise updated
Energy management firm Utilitywise reported a 76% increase in pre-tax profits in the year to the end of July 2014
Dave Ledger, Northumberland County Council

Northumberland County Council branded 'secretive and undemocratic' over decision to share services

Deputy leader Dave Ledger and executive director Steven Mason agreed to share functions with councils in Durham and North Tyneside behind closed doors

Tyneside MP warns councils that late payment will begin to cost them

Mary Glindon MP
Mary Glindon's intervention comes as The Journal tries to get firms to act more ethically in the way they pay suppliers

Irish ambassador encourages growing trade with North East businesses

Irish Ambassador for Britain Daniel Mulhall (centre) with Maurice Duffy of Lionra and mayor of North Tyneside, Norma Redfearn
Daniel Mulhall spoke to businesses and politicians about the advantages of growing better trade links
Maersk Training's Stuart Cameron

North Shields-based Maersk Training take jobseeker hunt to Manchester

The offshore wind training providers are eager to speak to jobseekers when they attend RenewableUK 2014, next month

North East software beats international competition to $27m Arizona prisons contract

CEO Dean Allen (Front, centre) and staff at mi-case H.Q at Colbalt Park, North Tyneside.
North Tyneside-based Mi-Case have developed software used to manager the offenders in the US prison system

Utilitywise continues to drive profits as acquisitions prompt organisational split

Geoff Thompson, chief executive of Utilitywise updated
Energy management firm Utilitywise reported a 76% increase in pre-tax profits in the year to the end of July 2014
Primary school pupils during a lesson

Tables reveal how many applications were made to each school across the North East

New figures show how the "race for a place" at state schools in the North East shaped up in 2014

Full steam ahead at Newcastle College's Rail Academy for next generation of engineers

The new Rail Academy in Gateshead, students from left Laim Barrass, Brandon Foster, Antony Walker, Andrew Bell
The state-of-the-art £5m training facility is the first of its kind in the North East and opened its doors to more than 70 students in September

150 jobs to be created at Accenture's Newcastle Delivery Centre

Bob Paton of Accenture
Skilled technology positions at Accenture will focus on developing, testing and managing IT applications for clients across various industries
A car used by Northern Doctors Urgent Care

Calls for transparency after North of Tyne GP out-of-hours bids axed at eleventh hour

Health officials have hit out after clinical commissioning groups halted a near-complete procurement process for GP out of hours services

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

Dr Guy Pilkington, and Deb Kelly
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

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.

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