Cool stuff in and around our Neighbourhood. 

Currently compiled as a blog by our Team. This list is ongoing and not exhaustive. 

(During Covid - 19 venues will be closed, please check their websites) 


  • Equal Arts

    Improving older people’s lives through creativity
    Equal Arts

    Equal Arts

    Newcastle City Library

    33 New Bridge Street West


    NE1 8AX








    Art is for everyone no matter your age. Today I’m shining a spotlight on Equal Arts an organisation based in Newcastle which helps improve older peoples lives through creativity. They work across Gateshead, Newcastle and the UK providing support to older people and people living with dementia, helping them live in the moment through musical, visual and movement based creative activities...

  • Sage: Gateshead


    St Mary's Square, 


    NE8 2JR Sage Gateshead


    Opening hours vary please keep an eye on their website or social media.








    Looking down the Tyne you can’t help but notice the striking architecture of the Sage. This iconic building was designed by Foster + Partners who are also known for designing Londons city hall and are currently redeveloping Battersea Power station...

  • The Shipley Art Gallery

    Art Gallery, Gateshead
    Image: The Chronicle
    Image: The Chronicle

    The Shipley Art Gallery,

    Prince Consort Rd,


    NE8 4JB







    Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 4pm

    Saturday: 10am - 5pm


    The Shipley Art Gallery is one of the leading galleries for contemporary craft in the North of England. There are five....

  • Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art: Gateshead

    Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

    South Shore Road, 


    NE8 3BA


    OPEN: Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm

                Sunday Reduced opening times




    Baltic is the largest dedicated contemporary art institution in the UK. Comprising of 5 floors, 4 of which host Galleries each with its own unique character...

  • by Miles Thurlow
    The New Bridge Project: Gateshead
    The NewBridge Project: Gateshead and NewBridge Books
    232-240 High Street
    NE8 1AQ
    OPEN: Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 6pm 

    The New Bridge Project is a progressive, artist-led studio group based in Newcastle and Gateshead Town Centre....