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Fallen soldier commemorated

by The Keelman Homes Team & filed under Community involvement, Dunn Court - Wardley, Keelman Homes

The mother of a soldier killed on active service in Afganistan in 2010 has formally unveiled a plaque commemorating her son – guaranteeing  that his name will live on for years to come. Corporal Steven Dunn, 27, from Gateshead died in December 2010 when the vehicle he was travelling in hit a roadside bomb in Helmand… Read the full article →

Festival brings Kibblesworth residents together

by The Keelman Homes Team & filed under Community involvement, Gateshead Council, Keelman Homes, Kibblesworth, The Gateshead Housing Company

A free event that marked the completion of four years of housing developments has been hailed a success. The Kibblesworth Festival, organised by The Gateshead Housing Company and partners, was the finale to a £14m scheme that has included 140 new homes being built, improved children’s play areas and original artwork. Hundreds of residents attended… Read the full article →

Kibblesworth festival celebrates £14m makeover

by The Keelman Homes Team & filed under Community involvement, Gateshead Council, Keelman Homes, Kibblesworth, The Gateshead Housing Company

Kibblesworth residents can celebrate the completion of four years of housing developments this Saturday (28 September). The Kibblesworth Festival between 11.30am and 3pm has been organised by The Gateshead Housing Company and partners to mark £14m of work, including 140 new homes, improved children’s play areas and spectacular artwork. Almost 400 residents have been invited… Read the full article →

Festival finale marks £14m estate makeover

by The Keelman Homes Team & filed under Community involvement, Gateshead Council, Keelman Homes, Kibblesworth, The Gateshead Housing Company

Kibblesworth residents are being invited to a free event to celebrate the completion of four years of housing developments. The Kibblesworth Festival on Saturday, 28 September between 11.30am and 3pm has been organised by The Gateshead Housing Company and partners to mark £14m of work, including 140 new homes, improved children’s play areas and spectacular… Read the full article →

Estates look to branch out

by The Keelman Homes Team & filed under Community involvement, Gateshead Council, Keelman Homes, Kibblesworth, The Gateshead Housing Company

Local residents have made an ‘extree-mely’ big difference to several Gateshead estates. Dozens of schoolchildren and local groups helped The Gateshead Housing Company and Gateshead Council to plant a mini forest of trees in Birtley, Springwell, Wrekenton and Kibblesworth. The Friday Play Club, Springwell and St Joseph’s RC Infants, St Anne’s, St Oswald’s RC, Fell Dyke Community Primary Schools and residents from Kibblesworth took part in National Tree Week. The national campaign was launched in 1975… Read the full article →