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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.

£25k Up For Grabs For Newcastle Community Groups

Community groups and projects local to Newcastle are being given the chance to win up to £25,000 as part of a major new Community Awards scheme, which opened for nominations on 1 June.

North East Residents Get To Grips With Energy

Thousands of residents across the North East are now more energy-savvy thanks to the Community Action Partnership (CAP) programme.

Flying High With Two New Appointments

The Hilton Hotel at Newcastle International Airport is Flying High With Two New Appointments

Reclaim Weekends And Avoid Home Improvements With Miller Homes

North East house hunters can say goodbye to spending time making continual home improvements and take back weekends with a new build home.

Homeless People Build Prototype Home In Newcastle

A group of individuals with experience of homelessness have used a pioneering method of house building to build a prototype home.

Ne1’s Fast Track Course For Chefs Culminates With Jobs And Apprenticeships

An innovative, fast track chef’s training course, run by NE1 Ltd in conjunction with Newcastle College and three of Newcastle’s leading restaurants has reached its successful conclusion...

Jesmond Community Festival Kicks Off In Style

The Annual Jesmond Community Festival was officially launched by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle, Councillor Ian Graham, on Tuesday 3 May at Osborne Road’s 97 & Social gastro food and cocktail bar.

Three year old inspires huge clean up operation in North Tyneside

A three-year-old girl has inspired councillors and residents to get behind a huge clean-up operation on the streets of North Shields.

Boat Race Of The North Returns To Newcastle

This May, Newcastle will see Durham University Boat Club and Newcastle University Boat Club – racing through the heart of Newcastle to be crowned Champions of the North.

A Bright New Future For Newcastle City Hall And City Pool

Two Newcastle landmarks have been given a new lease of life as they transfer from the council to new operators Fusion Lifestyle Ltd.