Northumberland Street - Memoryscapes Newcastle

Memoryscapes Newcastle

Northumbria University, in partnership with Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums and FaulknerBrowns Architects, will investigate how museum artefacts or historical events can be brought to life with input from members of the public, using technology in settings in and around the city.

RIBA Enterprises Newcastle building

RIBA Enterprises Newcastle

Jane Darbyshire & David Kendall (JDDK) has been announced as the practice that will undertake the major expansion of RIBA Enterprises’ (RIBAE) premises in central Newcastle. The practice was chosen from a shortlist of six firms following a competition run by the RIBA Competitions office and an interview with a panel which included RIBA President Stephen Hodder.

The Core, Newcastle Science Central building design

The Core, Newcastle Science Central

THE Core, the first building to open on Science Central. Owned by Newcastle City Council, The Core, which spans seven floors, will create approximately 2,750 sqm of serviced office space for high growth technology and science-based businesses, with additional event space for business networking and activities.

Newcastle Quayside building

Newcastle Quayside Building Photos

The Quayside was flooded on the afternoon of 5 December 2013 after a tidal surge saw the River Tyne reach its highest level for 30 years. The street closed from the Law Courts. Pubs and businesses were flooded as the waters of the Tyne rose and inches-deep water poured over the roads and pavements.