Hundreds join the devolution debate

Hundreds of people have attended a series of events aimed at shaping devolution proposals for the North East. Residents, business leaders and representatives from the public, voluntary and community sectors […]

North East demands commitment to transport plans to unlock economic growth

Plans for strategic transport improvements across the North East   have been confirmed in the latest report from Transport for the North – the body set up to develop and […]

North East MPs join the devolution debate

North East MPs and Lords are being urged to support devolution proposals aimed at boosting the economy and generating growth. Cllr Simon Henig, chair of the North East Combined Authority […]

Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels

The contractor refurbishing the Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels has gone into administration. While we are committed to finishing this important project, this unfortunate development will inevitably delay the completion […]

NECA launches devolution debate

A series of public debates gets underway this week giving people the chance to have their say on proposals for devolution in the North East. The first event will be […]

NECA seeks Governance Committee chair and vice chair

An organisation that brings together councils from across the North East is looking for members of the public to join a key committee. The North East Combined Authority (neca) is […]