Reformed combined authority meets for the first time

A POWERFUL partnership that will lead the economic development of four of the North East’s seven local authority areas has met. Leaders from the newly constituted North East Combined Authority […]

Statement on behalf of the Leaders of Durham County, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland City Councils

A statement issued on behalf of the leaders of Durham County, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland City Councils; Councillors Simon Henig, Martin Gannon, Iain Malcolm and Graeme Miller, said: “The […]

NECA SHORTLISTED FOR SHARE OF £840M FUNDING FOR TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENTS

Ambitious North East Combined Authority (NECA) plans to help transform the region’s transport network and boost its economy have taken a step forward. NECA is one of 10 authorities shortlisted […]