A bridge of illuminated drones and other things we can expect after Great North Exhibition success
We’ve done it.
NewcastleGateshead has been chosen to host the £5m Great Exhibition of the North in 2018.
The twin cities beat off competition from Blackpool, Bradford and Sheffield to host the event, which aims to showcase everything great about the North of England.
The two-month exhibition - dreamt up by former Chancellor George Osborne as part of his Northern Powerhouse package - will celebrate the best of art, culture and design.
Below, we bring you what Newcastle and Gateshead have got planned as they prepare to host the showpiece.
What was proposed in NewcastleGateshead’s bid? The... read more
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