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Dunston’s Cenotaph Improvements

This year marks the closing of the Great War centenary. The hoarding is now up around the cenotaph as the Council start essential maintenance and repair work, this will include repairs to the steps and footpath (which were have been…

Little Mix at Gateshead International Stadium – All The Info You Need!

Little Mix will take to the stage at Gateshead International Stadium tonight as part of their Summer Hits Tour. Support Acts Last years X Factor winners Rak-Su. Australian group Germein. Times: Catering access 4pm Gates open 5pm Germein: 7pm Rak-Su: 7.40pm Little…

Summer Fair at St Nicholas Church Hall, Dunston!

When: Saturday 7th July 2018 – 2-4pm Join St Nicholas Church Hall for their Summer Fayre 2018! Including Toys, Cakes, Crafts, Books, Lucky Dips, Refreshments and much more! Where: St Nicholas with Christ Church Ellison Road, Dunston, Gateshead Tyne and…

See Stephenson’s Rocket Up Close in Newcastle!

Get up-close to one of Britain’s (if not the world’s) most famous feats of engineering, that was made right here in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In 1829, it was manufactured at the Robert Stephenson & Co. locomotive works, which is now…

By The River Brew Co. Brewery, Tap Room, Bike & Coffee Shop – OPENING DATE ANNOUNCED!

By The River Brew Co have now released opening information. SUNDAY 1st JULY…BREWERY & TAP ROOM WILL OPEN AT 12pmFood will not be served served on this day but a great variety of drinks will be served. BACKYARD BIKESHOP &…

The Great Exhibition Of The North 2018: So Far!

The North East has had a very busy weekend, from football, The Hoppings, to the start of The Great Exhibition Of The North 2018! Museums, Art Galleries and many more venues were packed with many exhibits and activities. Over 7,000…

NewcastleGateshead Quayside illuminates In Colour For The Great North Exhibition 2018 Opening!

Credit: Daniel Allon Over 20,000 people enjoyed a spectacular opening of The Great Exhibition Of The North on NewcastleGateshead’s Quayside last night. Around three million are expected to enjoy the 80 days of events and activities, and is set to…

Our Top Event Picks For The Great Exhibition Of The North!

Thousands are expected to be in and around Newcastle and Gateshead, with 80 days of events and activities. Tomorrow, 22nd June 2018. 1pm: Officially open. Launching with the sound of Teesdale-based artist Steve Messam’s Whistle which will resound across the…

Buzz About Bees at Dunston Acer Pond!

Buzz About Bees! at Dunston Acer Pond this July.

Garden Cake Bake Sale

Saturday, 9 June, 2018 – 10:00 to 14:00Ah me lads, ye shud only seen us gannin’, Aleng te the caaek baaek saaele at the garden! (Sung to the tune of the Blaydon Races!!) Why not race along and join Whickham Hermitage Community Garden for…