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Tyneside

the conurbation on the banks of the Tyne from Newcastle to the coast

Tyneside

 

a conurbation in Great Britain, situated along the Tyne River. The city of Newcastle is at its center. In 1974, Tyneside and the city of Sunderland were joined together into the metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear, with a population of 1.2 million (1974). Tyneside has harbor facilities, large-scale shipbuilding, heavy machine building, and electrical engineering. There is also a food industry and other enterprises, including fishing. Coal is exported from Tyneside.

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On top of this, 30 hectares of the Port of Tyne's North Tyneside estate at Whitehill Point falls within the North Bank of the Tyne Enterprise Zone, providing further opportunities for the growing oil, gas and wind energy markets.
Sta at Kier North Tyneside donated the eggs to the youngsters at North Tyneside General Hospi-e boxes, which were collected at the 'rm's main depot in Killingworth and sites across the borough.
Coun Mary Butler, lead member for adult social care and support services at South Tyneside Council, said: "The focus of the work is to improve how services are delivered on South Tyneside and make sure our services work together to enhance experiences for both service users and their carers.
The annual awards, managed by the North Tyneside Business Forum, celebrate the huge contribution that businesses in the area make to the success of the borough and the local economy.
South Tyneside and North Tyneside councils have joined Durham County Council, the five Tees Valley local authorities, Gateshead and Sunderland, which, alongside BT, make up the scheme.
A joint project between North Tyneside Council and Age UK North Tyneside, it aims to encourage residents to meet new people, develop new interests and visit new places.
Coun Glindon's claim that North Tyneside councillors' allowances were, at PS7,806 a year, "the lowest paid in the region" are not correct.
HUNDREDS of South Tyneside householders will find their energy bills drastically reduced through a PS700,000 renewable energy project.
PROPOSALS for a PS9m Integrated Care Services Hub in South Tyneside will go before a local authority planning committee next week.
Mr Stevens met with representatives from South Tyneside Council, South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group and South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust who are working together to improve and integrate local health and social care services.
A FIGHT to save a Tyneside walk-in centre has taken a step forward as councillors have agreed to refer the decision to Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.
FIRMS in South Tyneside are being urged to get together to boost trade within South Tyneside by joining the South Tyneside Business Forum, an independent organization run by, and for, members of the local business community.