Category: Community

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.

Feb 07
It’s Game On Newcastle as Sports Relief returns to the North East

Sport Relief is back and this week they have revealed a flavour of the star-studded…

Aug 15
People in Newcastle have the most disposable income in the UK – and the lowest living costs

Thinking about moving to London to seek your fortune? Think again. Because when it…

Jun 19
There’s loads to look forward to in Newcastle this Summer

The line up for Summer in the City has been announced, with a series of free events…

Jun 19
New book charts history of one of Newcastle’s most iconic nightspots

Photographs and stories collected from people in Newcastle feature in a new book about…

Jun 13
Refugees in Newcastle share their stories

Refugees in Newcastle and children of people who survived the Holocaust, have…

Jun 13
Join over 5000 people to compete in the North East’s biggest 10k running event

Excitement is mounting ahead of next month’s Simplyhealth Great North 10K…

Jun 06
All hail Mr Bun the Baker

They say an army marches on its stomach – and this is the man who keeps the Toon…

May 19
Geordie Legends: Celebrating some of the North East’s greatest

This month it’s Local and Community History Month—a perfect time to learn…

May 13
Season ends on a high but what will the next chapter in the Mags’ story hold?

The ‘Mags’ start to the 2018/19 Premier League season may have been slow…

May 11
Newcastle to join cities across the world in global bid to fight homelessness

Newcastle will stand alongside New York, New Delhi, Barcelona and other major cities…