Newcastle Gateshead to benefit from £105m investment

Newcastle Gateshead will benefit from almost £105m of investment in event venues between January 2009 and January 2011, according to a survey by the Newcastle Gateshead Convention Bureau.

Newcastle Gateshead to benefit from £105m investment
Newcastle Gateshead to benefit from £105m investment

The developments include 951 refurbished hotel rooms and 535 new hotel rooms.

The opening of Castle Gate’s atrium and Northumbria University’s 500 new-build, en-suite rooms are among new developments opening this year.

Northumbria University also plans to open a £30m sport complex in August, which will offer an indoor arena with capacity for 3,000.

 

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