Newcastle City Council

Self-Build - Could Housebuilder Intervention Bring The Promised Revolution?

Laurna Robertson | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK
Laurna Robertson

While you may think the idea of a housebuilder offering self-build plots sounds contradictory, the people who have struggled to get planning permission or finance for their own project might have appreciated a middle man to make life easier for them.

Spicy Food Festival Leaves 200 People With Food Poisoning

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK

Around 200 people who attended a spicy food street festival have reported suffering from diarrhoea and vomiting. Early tests have shown four people...

Sam Parker

Newcastle Art Cuts: How Losing 100% Will Affect The North's Culture Capital

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 20.12.2012 | Home

Following news that Newcastle City Council is planning to cut 100% of its spending on arts and culture, former Newcastle resident Sam Parker returns t...

Newcastle Council 100% Art Funding Cut Condemned By Angel Of The North Creator

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2013 | Home

Antony Gormley, the creator of the North East's famous Angel Of The North sculpture, has joined forces with prominent artists and musicians from the r...

Britain On Alert After Torrential Rain, Snow And Blizzards

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

Large parts of England and Wales remain on flood alert after torrential rain, snow and blizzards swept into the UK over the weekend. Heavy deluges ...

Inquiry After Floods Destroy Newcastle Townhouse

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

An independent inquiry is to be held after a block of modern townhouses were made so unsafe by flooding they must be demolished. Newcastle City Cou...

Inquiry After Floods Destroy Newcastle Townhouse

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

An independent inquiry is to be held after a block of modern townhouses were made so unsafe by flooding they must be demolished. Newcastle City Cou...

Sam Parker

The Real Cost Of Library Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 04.02.2012 | Home

To mark National Libraries Day, The Huffington Post UK travels to Newcastle upon Tyne where a soon-to-be demolished local library plays a vital role i...