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Invest Newcastle showcasing our region at BioJapan

Our Invest Newcastle team is attending BioJapan as part of a UK delegation led by MedCity and supported by the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA). BioJapan will be held in Pacifico Yokohama, Japan from October 9-11th and is Asia’s premier partnering event for the global biotechnology industry. It plays...

Dobson and Parnell achieve listing in 2020's Michelin Guide.

Dobson & Parnell Achieves Michelin Guide 2020 Listing

Staff at Newcastle Quayside restaurant, Dobson & Parnell, are celebrating being included in the Michelin Guide for another year in 2020. The guide’s recommendations are based on a team of national inspectors who scour the country looking for great restaurants who offer fresh, seasonal ingredients, innovative cooking styles and...

Work placement opportunities for your organisation – we need your help!

We know that you want to recruit people who are well qualified. But we also know you’re looking for people who have the confidence to look you in the eye, hold a conversation, shake your hand and use their initiative. At Gateshead College, we deliver education with employment edge,...

Angry birds adventure golf course prepares to tee off at Intu Metrocentre

Prepare to swing into action when a huge 36 hole indoor golf course opens at intu Metrocentre on Monday 14 October. A world first, the 18,000 sq ft site will stretch across the upper and lower mall levels at the Gateshead shopping centre and will be reached through the...

Santander internship scheme leads to perfect placement

Tourism and Events Management student Rachel Dickinson has joined BeaconHouse Events on a year-long salaried position. The 21-year-old’s successful placement with BeaconHouse Events follows an earlier internship with the Newcastle-based company, funded as part of a long-standing partnership agreement between Northumbria and Santander to support small and growing businesses....

Great North Run firm races to £20m turnover as growing numbers take part in events

Great North Run organiser Nova Marketing toasted a strong performance last year thanks to rising numbers of participants in its events all over the UK. The Newcastle firm, which trades as the Great Run Company, is famed for staging the world’s largest half marathon in the North East, which...

New Non-Executive Director Joins Port of Tyne

Julia Prescot joins the board at the Port of Tyne, one of the UK’s major deep-sea ports in North East England – an acknowledged expert in managing global infrastructure investments in energy, transport and social infrastructure. Julia is Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Meridiam, a global long term...

A Royal Return to Bishop Auckland

A member of The Royal Family has returned to County Durham to see how work is progressing on the revitalisation of a historic market town. His Royal Highness, The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO, spent this afternoon (17 September) exploring The Auckland Project, charity and visitor destination in Bishop...

North East gallery crafts new festive away day experiences

The Biscuit Factory – the UK’s largest independent commercial art, craft and design gallery – is toasting the festive season with new Christmas-themed experiences. Combining a hands-on workshop with lunch and fizz, The Biscuit Factory’s creative away days are designed to inspire and motivate employees, while giving staff the...

Young Artist Award winner unveils largest solo show to date at North East gallery

The winner of a national prize aimed at profiling young emerging artists has unveiled a new solo exhibition exploring perspective, composition and structure. Olivia Turner, who graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2015, won last year’s Open Contemporary Young Artist Award. The annual arts prize was created by...

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