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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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Council cabinets in Newcastle, Northumberland and North Tyneside this week approved devolution proposals.
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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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.
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.
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.
THE proposal from North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group to permanently close the overnight urgent care walk-in service at North Tyneside General Hospital is not acceptable.
HEALTH campaigners will take part in a demonstration next month as they battle to save services at South Tyneside Hospital.
MAJOR North East employer BT has launched a recruitment drive to fill 70 jobs in South Tyneside.
SOUTH Tyneside has the fifth lowest proportion of pupils studying A-levels at their local state schools, a new report has claimed.