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,...

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...

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...

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...

Artwork of local icon to be made from thousands of pictures...

An iconic artwork of one of Newcastle’s most famous figures is to be created from thousands of pictures of everyday Geordies. Images taken during a unique...

Newcastle Pride announces a big change for 2018

This summer Newcastle Pride is set to go down a storm -  even if there is one -  with the addition of a 15,000...

Newcastle to join cities across the world in global bid to...

Newcastle will stand alongside New York, New Delhi, Barcelona and other major cities around the world this winter in a global bid to fight...

Geordie Legends: Celebrating some of the North East’s greatest

This month it’s Local and Community History Month—a perfect time to learn about and celebrate the people that made Newcastle and the North East...

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...

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...