Category: Health & Well Being

McDonalds Clean Up In Wallsend

Local McDonald’s franchisee, Bill Liddy, who owns six restaurants in the North Tyneside area, has joined forces with Keep Britain Tidy to work on the Rising Sun Farm in Wallsend.  The non-profit farm next to the Rising Sun Country Park produces fresh food and provides a valuable recreational area for the local community. Bill’s daughter, …

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Portugal Place Patients Participation Group Meet In The Newly Refurbished Wallsend Memorial Hall

The newly formed Patient Participation Group (PPG) for the Portugal Place health centre met this evening in the newly refurbished Memorial Hall, in Wallsend town centre. Patients from the Portugal Place Medical Centre talked about recent & upcoming NHS changes which could have an effect on how they are cared for in the future. Discussions included the appointment process as …

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Wallsend Care Homes Affected By Southern Cross Closure

Charlton Court Care Home on Bristol Drive in Battle Hill, Wallsend & St Peter’s Court care home on Church Bank Road, Wallsend are both effected by the closure of Southern Cross. Concern has been growing since Southern Cross decided the care homes would be handed back to the control of their landlords. However, North Tyneside Council …

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