North Tyneside

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

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North Tyneside
Harry Pearson who is one of the attractions at Books on Tyne

Paul Benneworth: Coming home to the North East is great - but even if you can't you can still keep in touch

Exiled Geordie Paul Benneworth on how he gets his fix of the North East he loves from his home in the Netherlands

Delavals looks to crowdfunding for next round of investment

Left to right, John Gilfillan of Delavals with Simon Johnson of NEL at Seaton Delaval Hall
Delavals Brewers aims to raise £400,000 through a crowdfunding platform to support its future plans

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 Shields energy centre is blazing a trail for offshore training

Paul Stonebanks, managing director of AIS
AIS training centre in North Shields is expanding its activities even as the offshore industry feels the pinch

North East apprenticeship vacancies rise 45%

Ian Malcolm, managing director, ElringKlinger (Great Britain) Ltd
Encouraging statistics for region's skills base, but Redcar manufacturer says more must be done to encourage new entrants to industry
Construction work on a new house

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

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

Review of the year: We look back at the biggest stories from October to December

Launch of Journal PayFair Scheme - from left Simon Hansen Federation of Small Businesses and Prof John Wilson of Newcastle Business School
We look back at the stories that dominated the headlines in the North East in October, November and December
Left to right, John Gilfillan of Delavals with Simon Johnson of NEL at Seaton Delaval Hall

Delavals looks to crowdfunding for next round of investment

Delavals Brewers aims to raise £400,000 through a crowdfunding platform to support its future plans

North Shields energy centre is blazing a trail for offshore training

Paul Stonebanks, managing director of AIS
AIS training centre in North Shields is expanding its activities even as the offshore industry feels the pinch

North East apprenticeship vacancies rise 45%

Ian Malcolm, managing director, ElringKlinger (Great Britain) Ltd
Encouraging statistics for region's skills base, but Redcar manufacturer says more must be done to encourage new entrants to industry
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
Kerry Robertson and son Max (4) from Shiremoor

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

A new campaign encourages parents to cut down the amount of sugar their children eat by making one or more simple swaps

Benton fitness centre helping clients to not pile on the Christmas pounds

Fitness and wellbeing centre, Sound Mind and Body, is working hard to make sure clients avoid getting stuck in a fitness rut this Christmas

Northumbria health chief joins medical director of the NHS to discuss future of urgent and emergency care

David Evans, medical director for Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
North East medical director, David Evans, meets healthcare leaders to share learning about new Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital

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

Wild Mushrooms with Black Grouse Porter from Rhian Cradock at The Feathers Inn

Regional recipes from Northumberland and County Durham to tickle the tastebuds of tourists

The NEPIC Annual Awards Dinner 2015, NEPIC Staff: Lynne Aungiers; Astley Fenwick; Paul Butler; Joanne Rout; Stan Higgins; Louise Gwynne-Jones; John Brady; Ebba McGuigan; Felix OHare

NEPIC Annual Awards: High flyers recognised at industry awards bash

Helen Gavin at her home in Felton

Property gallery: Felton family home is the perfect escape in the country

 

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