local business owners with elected mayor Norma Redfearn holding 'ShopNT' sign

New ShopNT app links local businesses with customers

North Tyneside Council has launched a new way to shop for local products and services through a...

North Tyneside schools visited by 'Freda the Fish' to promote recycling

A sea life sculpture, composed of recycled materials, was displayed in North Tyneside...

World No Car Day in North Tyneside

World No Car Day invites opportunity to embrace sustainable travel

North Tyneside Council is encouraging people across the borough to leave their cars at home as part of a worldwide initiative.


What does culture mean to you? Have your say

North Tyneside residents are being asked ‘what does culture mean to you?’ as part of a project...

Council volunteers lend a hand at local Bread and Butter Thing hub

A North Tyneside Council contractor and local authority volunteers were part of the team...

Cabinet hears the achievements of ambitious council plan

A report to Cabinet last night detailed all of the significant progress that has been made to ensure North Tyneside is thriving, family-friendly, caring, secure and green.

North Tyneside Council launches 'warm welcome' grant scheme

A £30,000 grant fund has been launched this week to support community and voluntary organisations in the borough to establish ‘warm welcome’ sites.

North Sea Weekender festival is back

A festival of watersports returns to North Tyneside next month after making a splash last year...

Improvement work set to begin at Killingworth Library

Refurbishment work is set to take place at Killingworth Library at the White Swan Centre in...

0-19 team join national pilot programme aiming to help new mams stay smoke-free

North Tyneside 0-19 team join national pilot programme aiming to help new mams stay smoke-free

BabyBreathe™ is a comprehensive package of support for local women.

Heritage Open Day events return to North Tyneside

Residents and visitors will have the opportunity to discover new places and explore some of...

North Shields Cultural Quarter open for business

The first phase of ambitious restoration work to North Shields town centre is now complete. ...

North Tyneside Council Crest

Improvements to signalised crossing points

North Tyneside Council is set to upgrade 10 signalised crossing points across the borough.

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Have your say on a new political map for the Council

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England is undertaking an electoral review of the Council 

The Bread and Butter Thing opens three new food hubs in North Tyneside

North Tyneside has welcomed three new The Bread-and-Butter Thing hubs as the service expands across the borough.

Students celebrate GCSE results in North Tyneside

Young people in North Tyneside are taking the next steps into their future today after receiving...

Council seeks views on proposal to restrict certain activities on its land

North Tyneside Council is seeking views on a new policy which, if adopted, would restrict...

Students celebrate A-Level results in North Tyneside

North Tyneside’s students are preparing for their future after receiving their A-Level and Applied General Qualifications results today (18 August).

Revolutionary technology introduced to improve home care in North Tyneside

Care users in North Tyneside are part of an innovative pilot scheme as North Tyneside Council trials remote monitoring technology to improve home care.

Council to support installation of energy efficiency measures in homes

North Tyneside Council has been awarded £3.7million to support the installation of energy...

North Tyneside schools on form with uniform

The average cost of uniform for a primary age school child is £315 per year, and for secondary...

New-look gateways welcome visitors to North Tyneside

Visitors and residents are being welcomed to North Tyneside by striking new gateways.  


Cyclist in Northumberland Park

A vision for transport

Collisions involving cyclists are decreasing in North Tyneside – at the same time as more people are using a bike to get around the borough.

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Council is taking real action on climate change

North Tyneside Council is making huge inroads in its ambitious Carbon Net-Zero 2030 projects and has big plans for the coming years.

Together again - communities unite for return of diversity festival

A vibrant event celebrating the diversity of North Tyneside is set to return on Bank Holiday...

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