Tag: Gateshead
6 months ago
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The hip hop burger joint in Gateshead that is so popular it keeps selling out of food

The American hip hop-inspired 40 Ounce on the Team Valley, can sell 500 burgers a day and sees hour-long queues

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6 months ago
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Gateshead Leisure Centre could reopen 'within the next three months' as locals urged to be patient

A community-led organisation is bidding to take control of Gateshead Leisure Centre from the council, but their plans...

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6 months ago
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Praise for ‘pioneering’ Gateshead energy project that could help millions across Britain's coalfi...

A scheme using warm water pumped up from old mine workings to heat homes and businesses in Gateshead is one of the la...

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6 months ago
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See inside Gateshead's new horror cafe The Rested Ghoul - if you dare

Horror fans James and Helen McLean invite customers to chill out among skeletons and gremlins in their new creepy caf...

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6 months ago
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The Rested Ghoul horror cafe offers a new venue in Gateshead for those brave enough to enter

The new cafe takes over Wellington Street arch with creepy memorabilia ranging from skeletons to ghouls

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6 months ago
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Tyne Bridge artwork in Downing Street offers Government a timely reminder of North East icon’s pl...

A striking depiction of the famous bridge under construction is on show at Number 10, as the wait goes on for the arr...

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6 months ago
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New Acropolis restaurant at Gateshead Metrocentre proves instant hit

Gateshead expansion for Acropolis Authentic Greek Street Food has had a 'fantastic' reception

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6 months ago
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'We deserve some good news' – Leisure centre campaigners hope for 2024 salvation after closure ‘g...

While hopes of Gateshead Leisure Centre reopening before the end of 2023 have been dashed, there is confidence that t...

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7 months ago
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Government defends funding repairs at Gateshead Quayside landmark after council's cash struggles

A £270,000 Govenrment boost for the St Mary’s Heritage Centre comes after Gateshead Council was forced to hand over t...

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7 months ago
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Landmark heritage centre on Gateshead Quayside wins £270,000 boost for preservation bid

St Mary's Heritage Centre and the Redhills Miners’ Hall in Durham are among the beneficiaries of a £25m share of the ...

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7 months ago
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'Confidence' remains in plans to save Gateshead Leisure Centre and Birtley pool despite delays

Local groups are trying to breathe new life into the two boarded-up leisure centres, but have both been forced to del...

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7 months ago
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Could Gateshead International Stadium help North of England host the Commonwealth Games?

The stadium would be a potential athletics venue if cities and towns across the North were to join forces to try and ...

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7 months ago
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Birtley pool reopening delayed – but swimming clubs confident in bid to save centre

Birtley Swimming Centre was one of two facilities closed down by Gateshead Council earlier this year due to budget cu...

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7 months ago
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Festive things to do around Newcastle next week from a Christmas Caper to elf-theme crazy golf

A journey with Santa and a date with G4 are also among our pick of seven ideas - one for each day of the coming week ...

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7 months ago
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Lulu adds Gateshead date to new 60-year anniversary tour, saying 'I can't wait'

The Champagne for Lulu UK tour 2024, which marks the star's 60th anniversary, will now stop off at The Glasshouse in ...

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7 months ago
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Inside the new Gateshead dessert parlour that's making life that bit sweeter

See 20 images of La Dolce Cucina on Team Valley Trading Estate which is proving a successful new addition to a deli b...

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7 months ago
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Gateshead Leisure Centre reopening delayed into 2024

It had been hoped that the centre would be back open on December 31, but those plans have had to be pushed back into ...

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8 months ago
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Council boss warns of 'hugely damaging' cuts as Gateshead faces £50m black hole

Gateshead residents could be hit by a council tax rise of almost 5%, as council bosses grapple with how to bridge a m...

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8 months ago
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Punk exhibition opening in Newcastle will revive memories of vibrant eighties scene

Legacy of Tyne and Wear's youth music collectives will be celebrated in new exhibition launching in High Bridge

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8 months ago
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New bus from Washington to Heworth launched to help stranded passengers during Go North East strike

The City Transport Group has pledged that their new C4 bus service will run until the indefinite strike by Go North E...

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8 months ago
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Remembrance Day events around Newcastle and the North East

Events and services will be taking place around the North East this weekend to pay respects to the war dead

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8 months ago
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Gateshead Leisure Centre reopening bid gets 'fantastic' six-figure cash boost from pool support fund

The leisure centre was closed down in July, but the team hoping to bring it back to life have been given more than £1...

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8 months ago
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Bonfire Night 2023 fireworks you can see for free this weekend around Newcastle

Here are firework displays in Gateshead, Whitley Bay, Wallsend, South Shields, Hexham and Blyth which are free to wat...

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9 months ago
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Saltwell Park fireworks road closures and travel tips for this Saturday's double display

Families are advised to use public transport - with a park-and-ride shuttle bus running despite strike action - to at...

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9 months ago
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'Fantastic support' praised as campaign to save Birtley swimming pool passes £20,000 mark

Local swimming club members trying to take control of the pool from Gateshead Council have passed the first milestone...

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9 months ago
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Saltwell Park firework display date, timings and ticket details

Here's what you need to know if you are planning to attend Gateshead's big Bonfire Night event - which will be back i...

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9 months ago
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10 country pubs on the outskirts of Newcastle which are worth the taxi ride

Here's a pick of traditional pubs to explore out of the city centre - plus a bonus find of a 'country' pub in the cit...

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9 months ago
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Demolition work begins as former Gateshead secondary school to be replaced by housing estate

Plans were approved earlier this year for the old Hookergate School, in High Spen, to be bulldozed

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9 months ago
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Laser tag, ten-pin bowling, and inflatable obstacle courses could help save closed leisure centres

Community groups bidding to revive Gateshead Leisure Centre and Birtley Pool outlined their plans' for the future at ...

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9 months ago
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'I don’t see accountability' – Gateshead Council bosses questioned over 'failings' behind leisure...

Gateshead Council officials were taken to task on Monday morning over how Gateshead Leisure Centre and Birtley Pool h...

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9 months ago
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New jobs on offer at closed Gateshead Leisure Centre – with hopes it can reopen by the end of 2023

The local group trying to take control of the shuttered leisure centre from the council has launched a recruitment drive

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9 months ago
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Tyneside's Let's Caper event to celebrate first birthday with a Halloween special

Halloween Anniversary Special Caper will take place at Baltic in Gateshead on October 21

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9 months ago
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North East Halloween events for adults including a ghost tour and Halloween party

From award-winning scare park Psycho Path to ghost tours and a horror film all-nighter, here are some events bringing...

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9 months ago
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Best places to see changing autumn leaves around the North East

Here are 15 top spots for autumn colour around Northumberland, Newcastle and County Durham

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9 months ago
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Success for expanded Zara at Gateshead Metocentre

The revamped flagship store has opened at Gateshead shopping centre, where the new Treetop Golf will follow suit this...

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10 months ago
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North East Halloween events for kids from a Family Fright Fest to fancy dress and fireworks

Here is a pick of Halloween-theme family events to enjoy this October

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10 months ago
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All 184 North East pubs in CAMRA's 2024 Good Beer Guide

Here are the pubs across Newcastle, Northumberland, Tyneside, Sunderland and County Durham which feature in the new e...

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10 months ago
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Treetop Golf coming to the Metrocentre next month with rainforest theme

The new jungle-theme golfing attraction in Gateshead says it is now ready for action and is promising 'extraordinary ...

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10 months ago
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'People are almost bereaved by losing it' – Mental health fears after Gateshead leisure centre cl...

Experts say the leisure centres were vital as both places of exercise and as community hubs acting as a guard against...

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