The night time noise initiative funded by Jesmond’s wards is called “a bad deal for residents” by Labour councillors in Ouseburn, Beth Steele reports
Fate of real tennis club on the site is responsible for the hold up, Chris Middleton reports
£27,000-worth of fines have been given to students, data seen by JesmondLocal show
One in three properties in Jesmond are registered as exempt from council tax for student purposes, Morgan Ayre reports
Keep Jesmond Clean volunteer group begins monthly litter picks tomorrow in response to residents’ concerns regarding Jesmond’s streets.
The plot of land in Jesmond Dene is expected to fetch £4 million at auction, Chris Middleton reports
The council’s lack of transparency over Blue House plans has been perpetuated by shutting the press out of working group meetings
Newcastle City Council is forced into a humiliating stepdown by people power over Blue House roundabout
Facing the knock on effects of Newcastle City Council’s recent £30 milion budget cuts, Newcastle’s libraries are now dealing with a 14% drop in visitors, and many are faced with the threat of closure.
With this most recent round of austerity measures the council was forced
A national consultation has opened on ward boundaries, allowing Jesmond voters to redraw the electoral map, Megan Thrall and Imogen Scott-Chambers report