Planned roadworks for the North East

Highways England has a number of planned roadworks in the North East over the coming week.

Delegate training at AISs state-of-the-art centre. Picture by Critical Tortoise.

Company opens second skills centre in Scotland

A North Shields-based firm has opened its second skills centre in Scotland.

George Shotton has opened his own art studio in North Shields. Picture by Ian McClelland.

Drawing on his hobby to set up an art studio

An amateur artist has turned his love for painting into a business.

Coast Kitchen and Bar Tynemouths business partners John Sproats (left) and Rachel Errington (right) with chef Rob Arnold.

New restaurant opens after £50,000 refit

A new restaurant has opened after a £50,000 refit which has secured 16 jobs.

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Mayor Norma Redfearn with staff from Godfrey Syrett at the opening of its showroom to mark its 70th anniversary.

Company unveils new look showroom to mark 70th year

A major manufacturer has marked 70 years in business by opening a newly refurbished showroom.

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The new Co-op store in Marine Avenue, Whitley Bay.

New food store is serving up a treat

A new food store is making a big impression.

Award winning butcher Douglas Nicholson.
 Picture by Jane Coltman

Golden success for award winning Whitley Bay butchers

An award winning butchers as added another accolade to its expanding haul.

Passengers have had their say on seating layouts of future Metro trains.

Metro passengers have say on future designs

London Underground-style seating could be introduced to Metro trains of the future.

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Back row (left to right):- Steve Rowell, Jon Croxford, David Cocker. Front:- Richard Johnson, Nigel Featham, Lisa Davies, Nick Knox, Simon Finnie.

Bus company strengthens senior team

A bus company has expanded its senior team responsible for the region.

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Paul Smith, of Barclays; Michael Miller, of Oakwood; Anthony Andreasen, of RMT Accountants; and Matthew Heaton, of Barclays.

Motoring on with expansion plans

A car dealership is revving up for 2017 with big expansion plans.

An artist impression of the proposed new commercial unit at the Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate.

New units earmarked for trading estate after £1.3m boost

New business units are to be built on a trading estate after getting more than £1million in funding.

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Dale Mason, Festival on the Wall founder and director. Picture by Craig Connor / North News & Pictures.

Global music stars lined up for new regional festival

Global music stars are heading to the region for a major music festival that could challenge the likes of Glastonbury.

Chris McGuinness and Mark Elsy, who both work on the Shields Ferry service, have enrolled on level three NVQs in management.

Cross-Tyne ferry captains take on new challenge

Two cross-Tyne ferry skippers from South Shields have taken up the challenge of management training.

Smulders Wallsend-based manufacturing facility where the innovative suction buckets will be assembled for the EOWDC off Aberdeen bay.

Major jobs boost for Wallsend as firm lands offshore contract

A Wallsend firm has received a major jobs boost after landing a top contract.

Paul Brown, graphic designer at TyneMet, George Young, director SOS Group, and Stephen Butters, senior software, server and end user computing administrator, TyneMet.

Print deal is renewed

A print service provider has certainly made a good impression on TyneMet College.

Roadworks are planned this week.

Roadworks on the A1 and A19 in the North East

Highways England is planning the following roadworks on the A1 and A19 this week.

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Chris Parry, Country Manager UK & Ireland at Hanwha Techwin Europe with Peter Houlis, Pete Collins and Graeme Lloyd of 2020 Vision as they receive an award from comedian Jimmy Carr.

2020 Vision has clear sight of awards success

A national award is in safe hands after being presented to security solutions specialist 2020 Vision.

Roadworks on the A1.

Roadworks on the A1 and A19 in the North East this week

Highways England is planning the following roadworks on the A1 and A19 this week.

AIS Connect trainees take on a boxing challenge.

North Shields trainees pack a punch at work

Business trainees in North Shields are fighting fit for the workplace.

Mayor Norma Redfearn has welcomed the arrival of Stellium data centre to Cobalt Park.

New data centre arrives in North Tyneside

A new multi-million pound organisation has opened, helping bring more jobs to North Tyneside.

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