On your estate

A Greggs-ellent breakfast

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

Since 2015 the housing company has worked in partnership with Greggs Foundation to support three breakfast clubs in primary schools across Gateshead, giving children a good start to their school… Read More

Polytunnel of love

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

Tom Carrick, who lives in Whickham, loves his garden. So when his lean-to greenhouse had to be removed for important external wall insulation works to his bungalow, he was devastated…. Read More

Refugees get into football

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

The housing company has helped to set up a football club made up of Syrian refugees and other members of the community. The club will help the refugees to engage… Read More

Estate Walkabouts

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

During April and May we completed a series of Estate Walkabouts, which saw Neighbourhood Housing Officers meet up with residents to get your views on your estate. The spring walkabouts… Read More

Estate issues tackled in East Gateshead

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

The Gateshead Housing Company has been making significant improvements to a Leam Lane estate. Last summer residents’ quality of life was affected by late-night parties and noisy disturbances. This involved… Read More

Tenancy Visits

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

The housing company will shortly launch a new programme of “Tenancy Visits”. At a recent meeting, David Hewitson, Chair of our Customer Scrutiny Panel, took the opportunity to ask Head… Read More

Photography competition…the winners!

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

A few months ago we launched our photography competition to celebrate what you love about where you live. We asked for photographs of something which reflects your area, such as… Read More

“Anderson” moves home

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

An Anderson air raid shelter has found a new home as a museum piece. The shelter, from the garden of one of our properties at Neville Crescent, Birtley, was flagged… Read More