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SWING BRIDGE CELEBRATES 150 YEARS

4th September 2018

As a Partner of the Great Exhibition of the North, and as a lasting legacy of the exhibition, the Port of Tyne has invested £200k in restoring the historic Swing Bridge.

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PORT OF TYNE WARN THAT REMOVING LIFE BELTS WITHOUT GOOD REASON CAN COST LIVES

21st August 2018

Port of Tyne is reminding people of the importance of lifebelts.

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ADVICE TO RIVER USERS FROM THE PORT OF TYNE

15th August 2018

The Port welcomes leisure craft to the River Tyne and is urging people to avoid risking injury to themselves and others by travelling at excessive speed.

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NEW DIRECTOR JOINS MAJOR UK PORT

8th August 2018

Mike Comerford has joined the board at the Port of Tyne.

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MUSIC STARS SAIL IN FOR FINAL SUNDAY CONCERTS

22nd July 2018

Stars are sailing in for the South Tyneside Festival Sunday concerts sponsored by the Port of Tyne.

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Sir John Major announced as the speaker for the annual South Shields Lecture 2018

3rd July 2018

Former Prime Minister Sir John Major in conversation with David Miliband Friday, 28 September 2018.

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MONSTERS AND MYTHS JOIN THE MAGIC OF THE PARADE

2nd July 2018

More than 2,000 dancers, artists, street performers and local people from community and school groups took part in the event, organised by South Tyneside Council supported by the Port of Tyne

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PORT OF TYNE ANNOUNCES RETURN TO GROWTH

26th June 2018

The Port of Tyne has announced a return to business growth, two years after the end of imports of coal, and is seeing further improvements in its financial performance in 2018.

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Great Exhibition of the North 2018 set to open today in spectacular style

22nd June 2018

Great Exhibition of the North’s full programme - including trails, venues, exhibits and installations across NewcastleGateshead opened in spectacular style.

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EMERGING TALENT AT MOUTH OF THE TYNE FESTIVAL

21st June 2018

Some of the region’s best young musical talent will perform at a special event at Tynemouth’s Surf Café this July.

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DURHAM CRICKETERS ATTEND PORT OF TYNE KWIK CRICKET FESTIVAL

8th June 2018

Durham cricketers James Weighell, Graham Clark and George Harding joined 250 primary school pupils.

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BIOMECHANICALLY ENGINEERED FASHION FOOTWEAR SPARKS NEW BUSINESS FOR PORT OF TYNE

21st May 2018

FitFlop has been a huge commercial success world-wide and as a result the Port of Tyne will provide overspill warehousing and distribution to Spark Response for up to 2,500 pallets.

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Guide to North Shields to help keep local economy in ship-shape condition

14th May 2018

A new handy guide to North Shields has been produced to help keep the local economy in ‘ship-shape’ condition.

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PORT OF TYNE VOTED PORT OPERATOR OF THE YEAR

2nd May 2018

Port of Tyne has been voted Port Operator of the Year in the FTA Multimodal Awards

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OFFSHORE WIND TURBINE PROJECT UTILISES PORT OF TYNE

1st May 2018

Heavy lift vessel Aegir is to undertake a number of complex lifting operations at Port of Tyne

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PORT OF TYNE PROUDLY SUPPORTS THE MOUTH OF THE TYNE FESTIVAL

30th April 2018

Spectacular line-up announced for the festival at Tynemouth Priory and Castle

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Jarrow Hall launches first art exhibition with local hero Frank Henry Mason

24th April 2018

The Frank Henry Mason Railway Poster Exhibition takes place in Jarrow Hall until 3 June

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Shadow Transport Secretary of State for Transport visits Port of Tyne

20th April 2018

The Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Andy McDonald MP, paid his first visit to the Port of Tyne on Friday 20 April.

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NEW DIRECTOR JOINS PORT OF TYNE

10th April 2018

The Port of Tyne has appointed Mark Stoner as Chief Financial Officer.

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Port of Tyne to support award winning late-night culture crawl

5th April 2018

Port of Tyne will be partnering with Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums on the award-winning late-night culture crawl, The Late Shows.

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