Follow all the action and debate as it happened, thanks to political correspondent Jonny Brown
Fireworks, police sting operations and bin collections – just some of the issues discussed. Political correspondent Mark Summers reports
BBC broadcaster Rosie Millard explains the story behind her documentary
JesmondLocal parses new data released by the Office for National Statistics and asks: are we pulling our weight economically?
The Chancellor announced good news for the employment rate – but do the statistics tell a different story in Jesmond?
Locals take to Twitter to voice their anger and concerns
Figure revealed in our FoI request exceeds amount needed to keep Jesmond’s library open, reports Mark Summers
Watch this video report by Nathan Buck and Amy Bolton
Jesmond Library celebrates local literature as closure looms, reports Jonny Brown
The National Flood Forum has suggested areas like Jesmond could benefit from a Community Flood Action Group.
The idea involves a group of local volunteers with responsibility to put in place anti-flood measures.
One spokesperson would represent the group and consult with agencies such as Environment Agency and the city council on residents’ behalf.
The National Flood Forum [...]