Latest Newcastle General Hospital Stories

2008-09-29 18:00:40

A NEW sexual health centre will open on Tyneside at the beginning of next year. Newcastle Primary Care and North Tyneside Trust (PCT), in partnership with NNT Lift Co, has announced it has found a site for a multi-million-pound sexual health centre. Work has already started on premises at New Croft House, Market Street, near the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, and it is planned the centre will be running by next year. It will be the base for two services located on the site of...

2008-09-23 18:00:37

THE battle over plans for a Tesco superstore on a hospital site stepped up a gear yesterday when protesters handed over 350 objection letters and a 300-signature petition. The Stop Fenham Tesco campaign presented the objections to Newcastle City Council. Their concerns centre on plans for a 24-hour superstore, petrol station, research centre, business quarter and walk-in health centre on the Newcastle General Hospital site. The campaign group claims the scale and nature of the...

2008-09-17 16:51:33

THE plans for the Newcastle General Hospital site are part of the largest healthcare project ever to take place in the North East, it was said yesterday. David Allison, operations and development manager for Newcastle Hospitals, said the scheme had to be seen as part of a bigger picture involving pounds 300m developments at the city's Freeman Hospital and Royal Victoria Infirmary. He said that years ago a decision been made to expand the Freeman and RVI. "The General Hospital is an...

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