Local Action Group

A Local Action Group (LAG) made up of residents, community representatives, public, private and voluntary organisations has been established and will make funding decisions on projects that will help address Gateshead's challenges.  The LAG is chaired by Vikkie Wilkinson of Citizens Advice Gateshead.


Local Action Group

Public Sector:

Councillor John Adams, Linda Blakelock, Helen Groom.

Private Sector:

Leeanne Bennett, Brian Foreman, Richard Talbot-Jones (Vice Chair).

Voluntry Sector:

Sarah Gorman, Craig Bankhead


Sihle Mapanda, David Wallace