Friday Sep 12
Jezza's mega pay day: Kyle lands new 2m a year telly deal
The telly host will bag 2m a year to continue fronting his hit real-life chat show under the new contract. It keeps him on air until at least 2017, and he'll also be presenting a series of factual documentaries for channel.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
The Brits who made it big in the US - " and the ones who didn't
Godspeed James Corden, do your country proud. The actor and comedian has finally been confirmed as the new host of long-running US chat show The Late Late Show on CBS.
Youngster from St Albans wins charity drawing competition
Jasmine Price won the London Designer Outlet Make-A-Wish competition - a competition that gave children the chance to send in designs for their dream playground for the chance to win a family-day-out prize. Jasmine's creative playground drawing featured a free ice cream hut and upside-down rollercoaster and was judged to be the winning entry by Peter Andre.
This Is London
Market Report: Morrisons back on top after Citi warms to its dividend
It might looks as though Wm Morrison is in the wilderness but the Bradford-based supermarket is worth checking out, according to Citi. Morrisons was one of yesterday's worst performers after Bernstein Research said there was better value in Tesco.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Ant & Dec win TV Choice Award 2014 for best entertainment show
The Geordie TV presenters took home the best entertainment show prize for their series Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway at the TV Choice Awards The multiple award-winning duo took home the best entertainment show prize for their series Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway at the TV Choice Awards 2014. The prize comes as the pair starred in the stage version of their show at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena and were joined by Alan Shearer and singer Chesney Hawkes as well as ex-Pussycat Doll popstar Ashley Roberts and the cast of Riverdance.
TV Choice Awards: All the winners and the fashion from television's glitzy night out
Dyer saw off competition from fellow EastEnder Adam Woodyatt, who plays Ian Beale, while Coulson's performance as cancer patient Carol beat Coronation Street pair Julie Hesmondhalgh and Michelle Keegan amongst others to the trophy. The long-running show, which celebrates its 30th anniversary next year, was named Best Soap and given an honorary award for its three decades on the screen.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Ant and Dec bring Takeaway on Tour to Newcastle
A packed audience enjoyed the Geordie favourites bring their hit Saturday night TV show to the Metro Radio Arena in which they were joined by Alan Shearer and Chesney Hawkes as well as ex-Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts and the cast of Riverdance. It was fun and mayhem all the way, with a live Win the Ads and the obligatory Ant v Dec challenge.
This week's TV: The X Factor
Someone at DR3 must have the hots for Simon Cowell given the channel's decision to replace the cancelled US X Factor with its UK equivalent now that the world's richest judge has called it quits stateside to return home. With it comes the Danish TV debut of hosts Ant and Dec, a couple of infectious Geordies who have been going through puberty since the late 1980s.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
As it happened: Great North Run 2014 GNR Million opening ceremony on Newcastle Quayside
Follow live updates from the GNR Million opening ceremony on the River Tyne as the Great North Run 2014 is celebrated in spectacular fashion Thursday night sees the Quayside come alive to tell the story of Newcastle and its famous Great North Run , with a host of celebrity guests taking part. A full guide to the ceremony can be found here .
Geordie royalty help Great North Run celebrate record-breaking year with huge party by the Tyne
The Mirror-backed half maraton will have its millionth finisher on Sunday and local heroes were among the guests at tonight's firework and music spectacular The Great North Run celebrated its record-breaking year with a firework and musical spectacular on the River Tyne tonight. The Mirror-backed half marathon will set a new record on Sunday with the millionth person to cross the line.
A Bit On The Side: Bodg back in the driving seat after his holidays
It's all about pencil cases, Ant and Dec and the Great North Run this week as Bodg returns from his summer holidays Matt, JoJo and I have returned from our holidays and are back on Capital Breakfast, just as thousands of shiny new pencil cases will have made their debut in classrooms across the North East, as it's back to school season. Can we just take one second to remember the unadulterated joy experienced when you got a brand new pencil case?! As I'm now 30 years old, I feel that I can say, without any doubt or equivocation, that getting a new pencil case as a child ranks as one of the greatest moments you will ever experience during your lifetime.
The Northern Echo
Star Cast: Sting, who is among the stars at tonight's opening ceremony
DRIVERS are being warned that several roads will be closed during tonight's Great North Run Million Opening Ceremony on Tyneside . An all-star line-up including Sting, Mark Knopfler and Ant and Dec will perform in the spectacular show on The Quayside as the countdown starts to the one millionth finisher of the half marathon on Sunday.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Live: Breaking news updates from Newcastle and the North East
The latest traffic, travel, weather, crime and breaking news updates from The Chronicle, covering Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland, Sunderland and Durham for Thursday, 4 September 2014 The Chronicle's live breaking news blog brings you regular updates, pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest Newcastle and North East traffic, travel, weather, crime and council news for Thursday, 4 September 2014. You can contribute to the live blog by posting your comment below, and you can also tweet us @EveningChron to share breaking news stories, pictures and opinions.
REVIEW and VIDEO: Ant and Dec at Sheffield Arena
Bringing sunshine used to be the job of Morecambe and Wise but these days it's Ant and Dec as they proved at Sheffield's Motorpoint Arena, writes Graham Walker.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Great North Run 2014: Million Opening Ceremony preparations start on Newcastle Quayside
Engineers move in to start building the Great North Run stages for the Great North Run Million Opening Ceremony on September 4 Already the windows of the Sage Gateshead have been blanked out in anticipation of BAFTA-winning artist and filmmaker Tal Rosner's new specially-commissioned film celebrating the past, present and future ingenuity of the ... (more)
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Ant and Dec are supported by David Walliams and Phillip Schofield...
Rhumble in the concrete jungle: Ant and Dec are supported by celebrity pals David Walliams and Phillip Schofield as their Takeaway tour hits London Given their long careers in showbusiness it's no surprise that a selection of famous faces were on hand to support them when Ant & Dec's Takeaway On Tour arrived in London.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Watch Ashley Roberts twerk and booty shake as she shows off her sexiest dance moves
We asked the blonde beauty to show us her favourite dance moves when she popped into Mirror Towers for a visit When former Pussycat Doll and all round hot piece Ashley Roberts said shed pop by Mirror Towers while she was in town promoting her new album, Butterfly Effect, we got really, really excited.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Brendan Foster predicts once in a lifetime event with Great North Run opening ceremony
Brendan Foster is predicting a once-in-a-lifetime event for Newcastle's Quayside when the Great North Run holds its spectacular opening ceremony on Thursday night.
10 music legends who would never make it past The X Factor auditions
The X Factor is back for an 11th series, and God only knows who is going to rise from the herd to be this year's star, and next year's pub quiz question.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Ant and Dec's Takeaway On Tour cancelled show leaves North East fans raging
Parents say they aren't prepared to queue for left over seats in the evening and are not being refunded booking fees Live on stage with their Takeaway on Tour stage show, Ant and Dec entertain the crowds at Glasgow's SECC Hydro arena Families have been left upset and out of pocket after a matinee performance of Ant and Dec's Takeaway On Tour ... (more)