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We may have Newcastle United Football Club, but there’s more to sport in Newcastle than the Toon Army. There’s the Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club and Newcastle Eagles basketball team for starters, and every year The Great North Run brings world class athletes to the streets of Newcastle city centre and beyond.

Geordie Pride: Nine things you might not know happened in Newcastle...

We’re not ones to brag but Newcastle is pretty flipping amazing. It was the birthplace of pioneers like inventor Lord William Armstrong and railway...

Mum donates prize to raise money in memory of the son...

Tracy Sinton lost her son Joseph to an aggressive brain tumour five years ago when he was just ten years old. Joseph was first diagnosed...

Geordies invited to take photos to capture a day in the...

A multi-award winning British street photographer is inviting the people of Newcastle to join him in a unique social experiment to capture the lives...

Tyneside’s first Festival of Women – celebrating women and girls across...

International Women's Day on Friday 8 March marked the launch of the region’s first Festival of Women. Exhibitions, theatre performances, workshops, talks, music, film screenings...

International Women’s Day 2019: Celebrating inspiring Geordie women

Friday 8 March is International Women’s Day. Celebrated annually for well over a century, it’s a day when we recognise and salute the social,...

Don some neon and join the This Girl Can 5k for...

Thousands of women will light up Newcastle in a neon celebration of International Women’s Day. They will walk, jog, or run across Exhibition Park and...

Call for people who love Newcastle to promote the city on...

Newcastle's biggest asset is often said to be its people, and now it is hoped that they, and the pride that they have in...

Nominations are open for four Geordies to be added to the...

Each year since 2014, the people of Newcastle and Gateshead have chosen four famous Geordies to be honoured on the Quayside 'Walk of Fame'. Stretching...

Appeals for red pompoms to cover Grey’s Monument for International Women’s...

Grey’s Monument will be turning red for International Women's Day this year, when it wears hundreds of red pompoms and flies red streamers from...

Tickets go on sale for England rugby match at St James’...

The England national rugby union team will play their first ever game in Newcastle in September, and tickets are now on sale.