Two of the region's best known landmarks could soon be 'sponsored' as Newcastle City Council tries to make savings.
It comes after the announcement that the council must make ninety million pounds worth of cuts.
The Tyne Bridge and Grey's Monument could soon be supported by companies which would pay for maintenance and at this time of year, Christmas lights.
We've been asking for your opinion about this idea.
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