Newcastle upon Tyne is a Metropolitan district with 26 wards in the city represented by 78 councillors. Newcastle City Council delivers over 200 different services for residents, businesses and visitors ranging from social care to economic development.

We are a council that is outward-looking, forward thinking and ambitious for our city and our residents.

We are a city steeped in sporting history and we have huge experience in hosting major sporting events including the Olympic Games and Rugby World Cup.

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