Category: Wallsend Business News

Future Town Plans Go On Show

Members of the Wallsend public will be able to find out more about the town’s regeneration plans at a special event opening next week, including further details of the new look Forum Shopping Centre & the future for the former Swans shipyard site. The plans will be on display at Wallsend’s Customer First Centre from dinnertime on Wed the 11th of February 2015 until …

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Work Begins On Swan Hunters Business Park

Work has started to transform the old Swan Hunters shipyard into a high tech business & enterprise Park. North Tyneside council is carrying out work to repair the Quay, upgrade access roads, install electricity, water and drainage to the 34 acre site. The zone will allow investors on the sites to be eligible for enhanced …

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Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel Closure & Update

A free daily bus service will continue shuttling pedestrians & cyclists between the Tyne pedestrian tunnel entrances in East Howdon, Wallsend & Jarrow entrance after the Tyne pedestrian until at least the Summer of 2016. The tunnel closed on the 20th of May 2013 for a major refurbishment programme costing around 7 million pounds, however, the then main contractor for the …

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