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Thank you for helping us take the next step forward  A message from local Directors of Public Health

Thank you for helping us take the next step forward

Monday marks a major step forward in the ongoing battle with the pandemic.

That the...

Reassuring communities over vaccine fears

Joint efforts to tackle COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in North Tyneside are paying off.

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Susan and George Townsend

Meet the North Tyneside couple who have opened their home to three brothers

As part of Foster Care Fortnight, Susan and George Townsend hope that by sharing their own story they can encourage more people to think about fostering siblings.

Allard's customers encouraged to test

Customers of Allard's Lounge, Tynemouth, encouraged to test

Those who visited Allard’s Lounge in Tynemouth recently are being encouraged to take a COVID-19 test.

Elected Mayor appoints new Cabinet

New Cabinet Members have been appointed by the Elected Mayor of North Tyneside following her re-...

Imam Syed Al Amin, Misbah Hanan and Wendy Burke with volunteers and VODA.

Whitley Bay Islamic Cultural Centre launches test site with council's support

A new COVID-19 test site has been set up at the Whitley Bay Islamic Cultural Centre to encourage regular testing for those without symptoms in all North Tyneside communities.

Local election results 2021

Voters in North Tyneside have re-elected Mayor Norma Redfearn CBE for a third term.

Local...

A guide to polling day: Everything you need to know about voting in person

The May elections are just around the corner; here is a useful guide to what you can expect if...

A voting ballot paper

Make sure you’re ready to have your say on 6 May

With a few weeks left until voters in North Tyneside go to the polls on 6 May, voters are being...

Welcoming people back to the high street safely

North Tyneside Council is welcoming people back to shopping areas safely.

From Monday (12...

Illegal tobacco seized in North Tyneside

A large amount of illegal tobacco has been seized by North Tyneside Council’s Trading Standards...

Local Leaders - Next step on Roadmap

Local Leaders - Next step on Roadmap

As the next step of the roadmap out of lockdown comes into effect, we’re asking residents across...

Council on hand to help those self-isolating

North Tyneside Council’s safety net of support remains in place for those who need it.

Voters urged to register in time to have their say in May

On Thursday 6 May residents in North Tyneside will have their say on who represents them....

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The townhouse in the heart of North Shields' historic quarter with some fascinating hidden secrets

An historic townhouse at the heart of North Shields’ heritage area has revealed some fascinating...

Historic Buddle building to be given new lease of life

A LANDMARK building in North Tyneside is set to be transformed into a £2m community centre and...

North Tyneside Elected Mayor Norma Redfearn CBE outside Charlotte Street housing

Council plans for more affordable homes

Hundreds of families, older people, vulnerable residents, and those on low incomes are enjoying new and affordable homes in North Tyneside – and there are more to come.

Town centre toilets given new lease of life

It’s set to get easier than ever for shoppers in North Shields town centre to spend a penny....

Whitley Bay promenade transformation nears completion

Major improvements to a popular seafront promenade and two much-loved cafés are nearing...

Young Mayor Suzie Mckenzie, artists Amy Welch and Beth Huttly, and North Tyneside Elected Mayor, Norma Redfearn CBE.

Council campaign set to make waves

A life-size seal sculpture made from litter collected from North Tyneside’s coastline has been installed in Whitley Bay, which sees the launch of a new anti-plastics campaign. 

Successful marshals role is extended with new powers

North Tyneside marshals will be given new powers to help tackle environmental offences at beauty...

One year on and the Covid fight goes on

This is a significant week in our fight against Covid-19 as we reach the anniversary of the...

Grants to improve the energy efficiency of people’s homes in North Tyneside

Residents with a low income are set to benefit from a scheme aimed at tackling fuel poverty and...

We are pleased to support Marie Curie’s National Day of Reflection

St Mary’s Lighthouse Will Shine Yellow in Honour of Lives Lost During Coronavirus

Lives lost during the coronavirus pandemic and the bereaved loved ones left behind will be...

Council supports UN call to #FightRacism

North Tyneside Council is putting out a call this week to gather information about the history...

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