A meeting was held last month to discuss how to handle fraught student-permanent resident relations, Morgan Ayre reports
JesmondLocal is piloting a platform where people who live in Jesmond can submit their anti-social behaviour and noise complaints.
The church is keen to calm fissures in Jesmond community over anti-social behaviour, as students speak of their volunteering, James Vesty writes
£27,000-worth of fines have been given to students, data seen by JesmondLocal show
The total number of complaints made by Jesmond residents to the council has dropped in the past three years, James Vesty reports
Newcastle’s university bosses, student union presidents, local councillors and residents representatives will meet later this month to discuss recent tensions in Jesmond and explore solutions for bringing the student and resident communities closer together.
One in three properties in Jesmond are registered as exempt from council tax for student purposes, Morgan Ayre reports
Local resident and businessman Ian Watson has donated £1,000 to the Jesmond Residents Association (JRA) for a real Christmas tree to be put up on Acorn Road.
Save Our Crossings campaign is petitioning to reverse the council’s decision to remove Newcastle’s school crossing patrols, reports James Vesty
South Jesmond councillors also seeking meeting with Newcastle University’s registrar and student union president