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SOUTH TYNESIDE CHARITY WELLBEING PROGRAMME SUPPORTED BY PORT OF TYNE

18th August 2022

Informal healthy lifestyle advice and weight-loss support for disabled and vulnerable residents of South Tyneside has been made more accessible by a local charity and support from Port of Tyne Community Action Fund at the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland.

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PORT OF TYNE RECEIVES ROSPA GOLD MEDAL AWARD FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY ACHIEVEMENTS

9th August 2022

Port of Tyne, based in South Shields is celebrating after landing an internationally-recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards.

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PORT OF TYNE RECRUITS MARINE APPRENTICE

19th July 2022

The Port of Tyne, one of the UK’s major deep-sea ports, has appointed its first ever Marine Apprentice.

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NISSAN RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH THE PORT OF TYNE, SECURING THOUSANDS OF NORTH EAST JOBS

15th July 2022

The Port of Tyne is delighted to announce that it has extended its commercial partnership with Nissan to facilitate the import and export of new vehicles for a further five years.

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MARITIME INNOVATION IN ACTION

13th July 2022

Hackathons spawn solutions to measure CO2 reduction and prevent safety incidents.

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PORT OF TYNE SUPPORTS LOCAL YOUNG PEOPLES FESTIVAL

12th July 2022

Port of Tyne is pleased to announce the continuing financial support of local venue, The Customs House, for their annual Takeover Festival and Mean Teens Breakdance Jam.

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PORT OF TYNE 2021 ACCOUNTS REPORT HEALTHY INCREASE TO PROFITS & BUSINESS VOLUMES

7th July 2022

Released today, the Port of Tyne’s 2021 Annual Report and Accounts report show that despite facing continued operational disruption as a result of Covid-19, investment, revenues and profits are all up.

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2050 MARITIME INNOVATION HUB LAUNCHES A UNIQUE CARBON LITERACY L&D TOOLKIT FOR THE PORT SECTOR

5th July 2022

Port of Tyne will create through its 2050 Maritime Innovation Hub and in collaboration with other UK and international ports the first ever Carbon Literacy toolkit for the port sector.

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PORT OF TYNE TO INVEST IN 5G PRIVATE NETWORK AND OTHER NEW TECH TO BOOST SMART PORT AMBITIONS

15th June 2022

BT and the Port of Tyne announce 5G contract at Maritime Innovation Week. The week is held over four days and is part of London Tech Week

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2050 MARITIME INNOVATION HUB LAUNCHES INDUSTRY’S FIRST EVER MARITIME INNOVATION WEEK!

23rd May 2022

The Government’s Maritime 2050 strategy calls for a bold approach and the industry’s first ever Maritime Innovation Week (MIW) was created to help ports across the UK achieve their target goals.

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Clean Tyne Transition Roadmap

6th May 2022

Clean Tyne, a UK’s Clean Maritime Demonstration consortium, has created the Digitalised and Decarbonised Port Transition Roadmap for the Port of Tyne and other UK ports to support their journey to net-zero.

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AMBASSADOR CRUISE SHARES PORT OF TYNE’S GREEN AMBITION WITH LOCAL DEPARTURE ITINERARIES

4th May 2022

The UK’s newest, home-grown cruise operator, Ambassador Cruise Line, will be offering cruise holiday itineraries departing from the Port of Tyne.

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PORT OF TYNE APPOINTS NEW COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR

27th April 2022

Port of Tyne, one of the UK’s major deep-sea ports, has appointed Ian Finch as Commercial Director for New Business.

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‘CRUISE NORTH EAST ENGLAND’ PARTNERSHIP TO POSITION REGION AS DESTINATION OF CHOICE FOR CRUISE OPERATORS

26th April 2022

A new business-to-business destination marketing partnership between Port of Tyne, Newcastle International Airport and NewcastleGateshead Initiative (NGI) has been launched to collaboratively promote the North East region to cruise itinerary planners.

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PORT OF TYNE CONTINUES SPONSORSHIP OF LOCAL YOUNG MUMS GROUP

7th April 2022

Port of Tyne is continuing to support local organisation Bright Futures by extending it’s funding for a further two years. Bright Futures are currently further developing their community groups in highly deprived areas of South Tyneside to enable families of high need to access, play and learn in a safe environment.

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PORT OF TYNE PROVIDES SOUTH TYNESIDE YOUTH CLUB WITH FUNDS TO KEEP THRIVING

5th April 2022

A South Tyneside youth club has been awarded a grant from the Port of Tyne Community Action Fund at the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland.

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PORT OF TYNE SUPPORTS LOCAL YOUNG CARERS RESPITE SERVICE

28th March 2022

We are pleased to announce our support for local organisation TEN North East’s Young Carers Respite Service. The two year sponsorship will help cover essential costs and build resilience of the service.

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THE SUSTAINABLE, SMART PORT

28th March 2022

Port of Tyne to demonstrate blueprint for decarbonisation of UK ports.

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PORT OF TYNE SUPPORTS LOCAL WOMEN’S EMPLOYMENT CHARITY

21st March 2022

Port of Tyne is pleased to announce support for local charity Smart Works Newcastle.

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PORT OF TYNE’S NEW MARINE DIRECTOR SHOWCASES SUSTAINABLE FUELS DRIVE

9th March 2022

New Marine Director, Ashley Nicholson MBE (see photograph), showcased the Port of Tyne’s vision for a decarbonised fleet of port vessels, while responding to the switch to sustainable fuels by the deep-sea global shipping sector at the second day of the annual Society of Maritime Industries (SMI) Annual Conference at the Sage, Gateshead, 8-9 March.

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