North Tyneside’s Local Plan is now in its Pre-Submission Draft form. The Local Plan ……”covers a range of matters including the number of new homes that are needed and where they should be located; the amount and proposed location of new employment land; protection and improvement of important open areas and provision of new ones; provision of new infrastructure and improvement of town centres and community facilities in the Borough”.
The Chamber is a business organisation in the town of North Shields; with over 100 businesses currently members of the Chamber. Find out what’s going on with the Chamber and North Shields today.
North Tyneside’s Business Factory has won this year’s top prize for ‘promoting entrepreneurial spirit’ in the Enterprising Britain Awards 2015. The prestigious and high-profile national awards are part of the Government’s drive to increase entrepreneurial activity across the UK and celebrate the wide range of activity across the country that stimulates and supports enterprise. The Business Factory’s ‘outstanding innovation and ambition’ earned the organisation the award and the team were
The annual Awards competition is now open to all businesses based in North Tyneside. This year’s Award categories are: New Business / Apprentice Employer / Green Business / Customer Service / Corporate Social Responsibility / ‘Putting North Tyneside on the Map’ / Innovation Full details, criteria and application form here: ONLINE APPLICATION FORM 2015 The closing date is 16 October 2015. The Awards Dinner will be at the Village Hotel on Tuesday the
Firms across North Tyneside are being urged to have their say in the borough’s annual Business Survey. Organised by North Tyneside Business Forum, this is the only survey which focuses exclusively on issues affecting the borough’s businesses, to measure the overall state of trade, commerce and industry on North Tyneside. Businesses which take part will be automatically entered into a prize draw to win an Apple iPad Mini. The online
North Tyneside Council are working on a proposal to regenerate Northumberland Square and the surrounding area within the Northumberland Square Conservation Area. NTC is holding 2 information sessions the North Shields Customer Service Centre on Wednesday, 14 May from 10am to 2pm and Thursday, 15 May from 2pm to 6pm to raise awareness for the potential project. The aim is to engage with local residents and businesses around Northumberland Square