18 May 2013
A section of Scotswood Road (the A189) is closed for the next few hours after heavy rain. Motorists and cyclists are asked to avoid the area if they can.
17 May 2013
A RAINBOW flag was hoisted above Newcastle today in a symbolic gesture against discrimination.
14 May 2013
NewcastleGateshead will be filled with thousands of cyclists of all ages and abilities this summer as the city hosts a free family-oriented mass participation Sky Ride for the first time.
7 May 2013
A special debate will consider the reasons why Newcastle has an above average number of looked-after children – and explore ways to safely reduce those numbers.
2 May 2013
Members of the public may have seen national news items or Electoral Commission adverts referring to the local elections taking place this week. These polls are taking place only at County Councils. Metropolitan Borough Councils like Newcastle have no local government elections this year.
2 May 2013
Newcastle will welcome the world to its doorstep once again by playing a starring role in the Rugby World Cup 2015, as host city.
1 May 2013
Newcastle City Council has joined forces with the Citizens Advice Bureau to warn people about the dangers of scams this month.
30 April 2013
On Tuesday 30 April, NE1 Ltd, Newcastle City Council, Network Rail and East Coast will unveil for the first time their joint plans to transform Newcastle Central Station and its surroundings. The multi-million pound regeneration project will transform the inside of the station and create a magnificent sweeping gateway into Newcastle.
26 April 2013
The results of two Newcastle City Council by-elections have been declared following a poll on Thursday, 25 April.
25 April 2013
As part of Local History Month which starts next week, Newcastle Libraries will be hosting a series of events across the city which will appeal to all amateur historians and enthusiasts.