Tyneside


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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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The South Tyneside printed circuit board manufacturing facility is the first Viasystems European site to achieve this important accreditation.
Representatives from Sunderland and South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) met on Wednesday to determine the future of three areas of hospital care: emergency paediatrics, stroke services and maternity and gynaecology.
But as the Clinical Commissioning Groups said South Tyneside Hospital was safe campaigners said they are "absolutely devastated" with the decisions.
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We are in full agreement with the recent motion presented to North Tyneside Council which requested the elected mayor to challenge the North Tyneside CCG proposal and seek a full and comprehensive public consultation about this issue.
The 'Path to Excellence' plan for services at Sunderland Royal Hospital and South Tyneside District Hospital suggests changes to how stroke, maternity, gynaecology and children's urgent and emergency care are delivered.
Supported by a grant of PS59,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), made possible by National Lottery players, the project will engage Tyneside cinema audiences to tell the story of this historic independent cinema as well as the wider story of cinema-going in the city and beyond.
MAJOR North East employer BT has launched a recruitment drive to fill 70 jobs in South Tyneside.
HEALTH campaigners will take part in a demonstration next month as they battle to save services at South Tyneside Hospital.
Last week the trusts announced that stroke services would be temporarily moved from South Tyneside and centralised at Sunderland Royal Hospital in a bid to tackle staff shortages at the unit.
THIS summer Discovery Museum celebrates the changing story of Tyneside through a series of weekly themes for all the family.