Gateshead Quays

Development of conference and exhibition centre on Gateshead Quays.

Development of a 10-acre site, which sits directly opposite the Gateshead Millennium Bridge and between the Sage Gateshead and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, to build a new 12,500 seat arena, conference and exhibition facilities, hotel, bars and restaurants creating a vibrant new destination on the waterfront with easy access to the Quays, Gateshead Town Centre and the wider region.

Project timeline
2017 Pipeline

Pipeline stage

2018 In progress

Start of feasibility and business case development

2018 In progress

Project approved and in construction phase

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Project Stats
Economic assets and infrastructure
Project Status
In progress
Project Location
Project Organisation
Gateshead Council
Project Funding
Local Growth Fund
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