Essential upgrade to improve payment system. From 1pm on Wednesday 24 September we will be unable to take card payments on the website, over the phone (including the automated payment line) and at our Customer Service Centres. We hope this work will be complete by Thursday 25 September. Find out more about this essential upgrade.
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Information on our media and publicity protocols.
Press Office staff
Communication Manager - 0191 211 5099
Corporate, Emergency Planning, Public safety, Licensing, Enforcement.
Senior Communication Officer - 0191 211 5075
Wellbeing, Care and Learning (Adult and Cultural services).
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Wellbeing, Care and Learning (Children's services).
Communication Officer - 0191 211 6053
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