'We are delighted that planning permissions has been granted and all our efforts are now focused on creating a building that will serve the community for generations to come.'
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‘Our current hosing stock does not respond to our changing lives by allowing adaption; it does not protect us from fuel poverty or fuel insecurity nor has it embraced new technologies.
'This is great news. We can't be an analogue region in a digital world if we are to compete successfully at home and abroad.'
'We believe that taking vehicles off Blackett Street will make a huge difference to the city.'
The £1.8m funding will support the development of Clasper Village, a 12 acre brownfield site to the west of Gateshead town centre.
'The key priority for whoever who wins next month’s election should be to lay the foundations needed to boost overall economic growth.'
'There’s not much point building more council houses if we are also subject to the Right to Buy, and they are sold from under our feet.'
The study also warns that working with too many external partners could ‘dilute’ policies so they don’t sufficiently tackle the complex problems of climate change.
The trust will be responsible for around 409 hectares of land, following three years of planning and a lengthy public consultation.
Management and development of the council’s 33 parks, 21 recreation sites and hundreds of allotments sites will be transferred