Should the name Northumbria be the official Name of the region
The term North East England is a very simple political term for the region.
For the North East regional assembly to of have over 50% support it needs go with the grain of history. Most of the public are not interested in politics...
Alphabetical Listing of the North East England Forum COMPLETED and CANCELLED Project Threads.
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Albert Street, Shieldfield / Albert Place Student Accommodation | Newcastle | 6Fl | Completed
Albert Street, Shieldfield / Albert Place...
The "Completed and Cancelled" Projects Forum - Admin Thread
Welcome to the "Completed and Cancelled Projects" Forum, for the North East England Sub-forum.
This is a new forum (in January 2016) a "5th" internal forum that Skyscraper City have agreed that we can have, so that we can retain...
From today's Journal Live, copyright of NCJMedia Ltd @ http://www.thejournal.co.uk/news/north-east-news/northumberland-car-parking-charges-set-5105918
Free Northumberland car parking plan proposed
By David Black - 16th July 2013
Morpeth chamber of trade members John Beynon and Charles...
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Brims Construction appointed for luxury Northumberland holiday development
Jul 11, 2014 16:55 By Robert Gibson
The proposed Northumbrian...
You wait all year for a superyacht.....and along come two at once.
Just three days after the luxury Sovereign sailed into the Tyne the North East has welcomed another magnificent vessel.
Read more in...
The Port of Berwick is the second largest Northumberland Port, handling in excess of 150,000 tonnes of cargo (with capacity to handle significant additional tonnage) and around 250 shipping movements annually.
Berwick is situated on the eastern border between Scotland and the North East...
For those members of SSC interested in what is happening in the Cumbria Region, and in how it is being covered on SSC, I thought the below may be of interest.
With the lack of a "North West England" Forum, Cumbria is being covered in a number of threads in the 'communal area' (as...
The BBC Region - "The North East and Cumbria"
A current discussion in the Skybar (and in the 'Admin Thread' in our 'Communal Area') about the coverage of CUMBRIA issues on Skyscrapercity, reminded me that one of the reasons it is fairly logical that Cumbria is covered on SSC in the "North East...
No mention of SSC of one of the biggest developments in the NE and Cumbria, which is the search for a new waste depository for Sellafield. My understanding is that they want to start generating electricty again at Sellafield but have been told that a new waste depository must be found first. Two...
This nutty scheme keeps coming back from the dead every couple of years or so...
More... BBC... http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-20323212
If the ski part happens ..... I d like to invite you all to my combined enthronement as Pope and appointment as Chief Rabbi... trebles all round...
I visited Durham a couple of days ago and it was quite interesting to compare a few things. As a place, it was like a cross between a large Beverley and a small York. Some good picturesque views, but the demographic of people seemed to be almost split into thirds of: eldery tourists, students...
Kielder Dark Sky Bid
People in Northumberland could soon have better views of the night sky.
A consultation is due to get under way on securing dark sky status for nearly 400 square miles of countryside in the Kielder Forest area, in a move aimed at boosting tourism.
If successful, controls...
Causeway group's views on Holy Island causeway changes
by Brian Daniel, The Journal, December 10th 2011
A GROUP set up to find ways of stopping cars getting stuck on the Holy Island causeway has ruled out any major changes to the road after opposition from local people.
Calls for barriers...
ALCAN - Lynemouth, Northumberland . . .
The Alcan Aluminium Smelter and Power Station at Lynemouth in Northumberland is a very important employer for the largely rural county of Northumberland.
There are currently concerns that one or both of the above facilities may close, with a...
Sainsbury's and Booths to open superstores
in Penrith, within a week of each other
By Matthew Legg, Business editor, News & Star, Wednesday 5th October 2011
Penrith is set for an £80 million retail boom which could turn it into a Cumbrian mecca for shoppers.
Supermarket giants Sainsbury’s...
Second Wine Boutique shop due to open in Northumberland
by Iain Laing, The Journal, August 30th 2011
BROTHERS Michael and Gareth Bateman have just opened their second wine shop and are preparing to franchise the business they began in Northumberland last year.
Michael, a former manager of...