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Keep up to date with the latest news about investment in Gateshead, as well as the region.

Keep up to date with the latest news about investment in Gateshead, including updates on new development opportunities, projects, schemes and events in the borough. If you want to get in touch with our communications team, please email communications@gateshead.gov.uk or call 0191 433 2193.

Planning for Grade A office space in Gateshead given the go-ahead
Gateshead Council has given the go-ahead for a five storey office building after planners concluded that the proposals would 'make a significant contribution to the identified need for high-quality office floor space in the borough'.
Thursday 26th April 2018
£7.8m emerging technology centre close to completion in Gateshead
Construction work to build Europe's first centre for emerging technologies and digital innovation is close to completion in Gateshead.
Tuesday 13th March 2018
Gateshead Council set to invest £307m into the borough over the next 5 years
Gateshead Council has announced that an extra £307m capital investment will be pumped into the borough over the next five years.
Thursday 8th March 2018
New Grade A office space set for Baltic Business Quarter
54,000 square feet of much needed office accommodation, set to support 600 jobs, is one step closer in Gateshead.
Monday 5th February 2018
Ireland's largest interactive SMS and voice services company, Phonovation, has established its second UK office in Gateshead.
Thursday 11th January 2018
World-renowned architects appointed for Gateshead Quays
Key members of the design team for the new £200m regional arena and conference and exhibition centre for Gateshead Quays have been appointed.
Tuesday 17th October 2017
£200 million arena and conference and exhibition centre boost for the North East
A new multi million pound, state of the art entertainment arena, and conference and exhibition centre is set for the North East as plans by Gateshead Council push forward.
Wednesday 19th July 2017
Global software firm moves across Tyne to Gateshead Quays
Gateshead has welcomed another new occupier to Baltic Place at Gateshead Quays. Software firm Engica has taken 7,500 sq ft in the East Tower having agreed a 10 year lease.
Friday 30th June 2017
Developer sought for historic collection of buildings in prime North East location
A new owner is sought for a unique collection of historic buildings and land located in the heart of Gateshead's town centre known as the Old Town Hall Quarter.
Wednesday 29th March 2017
Energy Minister opens new Gateshead 'Powerhouse'
A ground-breaking energy scheme that will cut energy bills and carbon emissions for homes and businesses in Gateshead was launched today by the Minister for Industry and Energy.
Thursday 2nd March 2017