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11 hrs ago | Morpeth Herald

Grave is restored of radical miner MP

Thomas Burt's successors as Morpeth MP, Ian Lavery and Denis Murphy Pictured at his restored grave in Jesmond Old Cemetery Thomas Burt rose from humble beginnings as a mining trapper boy to become the Father of the House in Parliament.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Durham County, England, Tyne and Wear County, England, Northumberland County, England

Yesterday | Chronicle Live

Crime news in brief: Friday, 18th April

Officers were called to an address in Parkfield, in Ryton, Gateshead, following an incident which happened between midnight and 4am on Wednesday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

News Guardian

Church shop aims to repay boiler cost

A church in North Tyneside, which has set the pace in renewable energy for listed buildings, has opened a charity shop to raise funds for its ground-breaking scheme.

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Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Energy, Alternative Energy, Biomass

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Chronicle Live

Harry Potter flies in to North Tyneside for magical shows

Harry Potter, Hagrid and Professor McGonagall were at libraries and council centres across North Tyneside to meet young fans and pose for a few magical snaps Harry Potter, Hagrid and Professor McGonagall were at libraries and council centres across North Tyneside to meet young fans and pose for a few magical snaps.

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Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Libraries, Authors, Books, J.K. Rowling,

Chronicle Live

North Shields teenager wins place at prestigious Andrew Lloyd Webber School

A Tyneside teenager is following in the footsteps of Jesus Christ Superstar hero Ben Forster after securing a place at a prestigious performing arts school.

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Related Topix: Classical, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Theater, Jesus Christ Superstar, Northumberland County, England, World News, Declan Donnelly

News Guardian

Business making the most of the coastline

Simon Laing and Bill Hartshorne, of TEDCO Business Support, get Cullercoats Bike & Kayak off to a flying start.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Hexham Courant

Wallington look for league form

AFTER the highs of securing the Challenge Cup midweek, Wallington look to recapture their early season form in the league tomorrow.

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News Guardian

School has area for everlasting stories

An unused area at a North Shields school has been given a new lease of life - and it is already a success with pupils.

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News Guardian

Superfast broadband coverage is extended

MP Alan Campbell officially unveils the first fibre cabinet in North Shields and he is seen with BT Project Manager Adam Celino.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Chronicle Live

Grab-bags, sirens and shared accommodation - this is Tyneside's A 1m offshore hotel

Offshore experts at AIS are erecting a three-storey hotel worth A 1m that simulates life on North Sea rigs It's not the five-star luxury you might expect from a A 1m hotel - shared accommodation, sirens and survival gear.

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News Guardian

Harry Potter fans in for town centre treat

Special magic shows will be held daily at 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm; while Professor McGonagall will perform broomstick flying sessions at intervals throughout the day.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sunday Herald

Carr's are 'thrilled' to have purchased engineering firm

Carr's Milling, the listed agricultural group best known for flour, has acquired an engineering company which makes components for Formula 1 carmaker McLaren.

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News Post Leader

Puppies were not cleared

A horse dealer from Newbiggin smuggled eight puppies into the UK which did not have the right health clearance, a court heard.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Chronicle Live

Teenager suffers injuries after being knocked down in North Shields

A 17-year-old girl was taken to hospital after being knocked down by a car when it moved to the side of the road to let a police vehicle past A teenagee was knocked down by a car when it moved to the side of the road to let a police vehicle past.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Chronicle Live

Horse dealer in rabies breach

Alan Pardew is eyeing the record of Andy Cunningham to become only the second Toon boss to do the double against the Red Devils John Hedley Graham, 66, of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, brought the young Maltese terriers into the country on the ferry from Holland to North Shields, North Tyneside magistrates heard yesterday.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

News Guardian

Run will raise awareness of heart fund

Young heart patients from the borough were on hand to officially launch the CHUF Heart and Sole Run in Jesmond, which will take place on Sunday, June 15. CHUF is hoping to attract 800 entrants over three distances - 1.5k, 5k and 10k - for its inaugural run, starting from Paddy Freeman Park and continuing through Jesmond Dene.

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Chronicle Live

Community News in Brief: Friday, April 04

The singer will join presenter Fern Britton in Bents Park, South Shields, for the modern retelling of the Passion story, which is to be broadcast live on BBC1 on Good Friday, April 18. The 25-year-old Londoner will perform Amazing Grace and lead a massed choir of local singers for a finale featuring Higher and Higher.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Daily Mail

Hundreds turn out to say farewell to WW2 vet John Campbell

Hundreds turn out to say farewell to Second World War veteran who died with no surviving relatives after campaign to give him a hero's send off Army veteran: John Campbell, who served in the Second World War and died without any surviving relatives, had a send-off befitting his heroism after 500 people attended his funeral following an appeal by ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England,

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Chronicle Live

Tyneside comes together to give war hero John Campbell a fitting send-off

The untold story of a Tyneside war hero has been revealed as the region comes together to honour his memory.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Shields Gazette

Club will pay tribute to Hillsborough 96

NEVER FORGOTTEN ... Bob Scott, right, presenting a shirt on behalf of South Shields FC Supporters Association to a tour guide at Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC.

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