Latest news

Here is the latest news, blogs, case studies and reports from the Rural Design Centre Innovation Project Team.

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Rural communities at heart of new support venture

A brand new project is launching in the North of Tyne region which will focus on identifying issues facing rural communities

Offshore and subsea investment opportunity

The North of Tyne area has a strong offshore and subsea sector, which is vital in supporting the growth of clean energy in the North East. The combined authority is inviting expressions of interest for its Offshore and Subsea Infrastructure Programme.

Ad Gefrin Design Challenge

Design Challenge aimed at creative Northumberland businesses has now launched! Local businesses offered the chance to pitch for a commission at new Wooler attraction.

Funding go-ahead for greener rural community buildings

Funding has been secured for feasibility studies to go ahead on local community buildings

Culture and Creative Investment Programme

The North of Tyne Combined Authority and Creative England have today launched the Culture and Creative Investment Programme, a two-year partnership to invest £2.625 million in the North of Tyne’s creative and cultural industries.

Go Global with Mission Discovery

Starlight Education’s Mission Discovery is an opportunity for Northumberland’s children and young people to meet and work with real astronauts...

Delivering the Goods

Interactive Zoom Event in collaboration with National Innovation Centre for Rural Enterprise and Food And Drink North East