Plans for NYE 2017 have been revealed
31 October 2017
NewcastleGateshead Initiative and Newcastle City Council have announced a fantastic new event to take place on Newcastle’s Town Moor on 31 December – celebrating New Year’s Eve in theatrical style with a beastly bonfire and a breath-taking firework display.
Artist Alice Fox and writer and illustrator Rebecca Rose at City Library ahead of 'Love Big Books'.
30 October 2017
A rare collection of unique books at Newcastle’s City Library has inspired a new exhibition produced by twenty-two established and up-and-coming North-East artists.
Civic Centre – courtesy of the Chronicle
27 October 2017
To all ex tri-service personnel,
Lord Mayor of Newcastle, Cllr Linda Wright, with Antiques Roadshow presenter, Fiona Bruce
26 October 2017
Over two thousand people queued outside of the Civic Centre to have their antiques and family treasures valued by the team of TV experts from BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow.
Civic Centre – courtesy of the Chronicle
25 October 2017
New funding to upgrade traffic management technology across the region has been announced by the Government.
A photograph of the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle featuring road closure sign
24 October 2017
Roads will be closed at various times between Friday 27 October and Wednesday 1 November 2017 as a major parade takes place on the Tyne Bridge.
A young person at Christmas (provided by the NSPCC)
24 October 2017
Christmas is all about giving, receiving and celebrating this special time of year with friends, family and loved ones. On Tuesday 14 November, Grey’s Monument will be the setting for the Newcastle City Centre Christmas Lights Switch-on.
Harry Potter - History of Magic - customers at City Library
23 October 2017
Last week (Friday 20 October) the mystical world of Harry Potter whisked its way into the City Library in Newcastle as an extra special, free, exhibition started a 4-month residency.
Image credit UNICEF/Fields
23 October 2017
Newcastle City Council has been selected as one of the first four local authorities in the UK to join forces with Unicef to become a Child Friendly City.
A photograph of Antiques Roadshow expert Steven Moore and Lord Mayor of Newcastle, Councillor Linda Wright
20 October 2017
On Thursday 26 October Newcastle’s Civic Centre will welcome broadcaster, Fiona Bruce and the team of experts from the hit television programme Antiques Roadshow.

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