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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.

More play sessions for children with special needs thanks to lottery...

North East children with a range of special needs will have more opportunities to play, thanks to money from NE1’s Geordie Jackpot. 

Do you dream of supporting a Newcastle team that wins plenty...

While one Newcastle team is facing relegation, fan walkouts and yet another disappointing transfer window, another is riding high in the top...

This Wallsend project aims to stop more people becoming like Daniel...

The BBC 2 premiere of Newcastle-based film ‘I, Daniel Blake’ last weekend has brought austerity and the welfare system back into the...

Heartbroken family appeal for heart as their second child fights for...

Sarah and Chris Cookson lost their son Charlie at the age of just two after he had battled serious illness most of...

City to put an end to homelessness in Newcastle

Agencies in Newcastle are coming together to try and put an end to rough sleeping on the city's streets for good. A new partnership, called...

New plans to save some of the Tyne’s most famous residents

Newcastle is preparing to welcome the famous Tyne kittiwake colony home to the Quayside  for nesting in 2019, by taking measures to protect them. The...

World Transplant Games organisers appeal for Geordies to give the gift...

In August 2019, NewcastleGateshead is hosting the World Transplant Games and this Christmas there’s just one thing on the Games organisers’ list – the...

There is an easy way to help local people in need...

Local businessman Chris Tubman has issued one last plea to the kind people of Newcastle to help feed the homeless this Christmas. Chris, who founded...

Women and girls can try football as project kicks off across...

With the boys at Newcastle United having another dodgy season, maybe it’s time for the girls across the city to get their boots on...

Carols, seasonal animals and street entertainment across the city centre in...

Choirs, Christmas animals and street entertainers will be bringing the festive cheer to Newcastle city centre next week when the markets make way for...