Tyne & Wear

Schools shut: Newcastle, Sunderland, Gateshead, and Northumberland

School closures in Tyne and Wear

Strikes are taking place across the UK in a series of disputes with the government over pay, pensions and cuts.

Teachers, council staff, firefighters and civil servants are among those taking industrial action.

The following information relates to Thursday 10 July 2014.

The BBC relies on councils to notify it of closures. If not listed below, we advise you to contact your child's school to find out if it has been affected.

<a name="durham"></a>DURHAM

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="gates"></a>GATESHEAD

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="new"></a>NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="ntyne"></a>NORTH TYNESIDE

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="north"></a>NORTHUMBERLAND

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="styne"></a>SOUTH TYNESIDE

For more information go to the council website.

<a name="sunderland"></a>SUNDERLAND

For more information go to the council website.