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  1. Mouth of the Tyne Festival: Rufus Wainwright gears up for Playhouse Whitley Bay gigRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    So for the Mouth of the Tyne Festival to secure him for this coming Wednesday at Playhouse Whitley Bay marks something of a coup for the event. Now firmly established in the cultural calendar, the festival will also see performances from the likes of Jack Savoretti, Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott and The Specials at the Playhouse and Tynemouth Priory.

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  2. From Alton Towers burger seller to the King of LEGO in Florida - the...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    Adrian Jones looks out from the boardwalk over Lake Eloise as the sunset glistens on the water and the trees rustle softly in the breeze. Behind him in Winter Haven, Florida is the all-new 152-room Legoland hotel; beyond that is a bustling theme park and water attraction.

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  3. Putting his toes in the sock market: How Reuven Fletcher has made an obsession out of socksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    New sock designs are inspired by Reuven Fletcher's family background in mining at Woodhorn and the fight for women's votes His latest designs are close to his heart with one pair in the yellow, red, and dark blue colours of the Woodhorn Colliery banner at Ashington where members of his family worked before the pit was closed. Each will be made in just 100 pairs and will sell for A 17 with A 2 from each transaction going to a charity.

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  4. Northumberland student is riding the waves as Tall Ships ambassador for Blyth 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A North East student is nearing the end of the trip of a lifetime as an ambassador for the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta. Ashington's Emily Runciman won a bursary which gave the 17-year-old the chance to join the crew of the Black Diamond of Durham as a volunteer on its way to the Tall Ships Belfast 2015 event.

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  5. Blyth thug battered girlfriend after she told him off for punching dogRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Michael Parker left his girlfriend with a broken rib then prevented her from seeking medical help for days after the attack at his home in Blyth A thug wouldn't let his girlfriend seek medical help for days after battering her when she told him off for punching his dog, a court heard. Michael Parker punched the woman all over, fracturing her rib, when she pulled him about being violent to his pet.

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  6. Northumberland arts projects receive A 250,000 cash windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A Roman 'mansio' will tour Hadrian's Wall next year following a successful bid by Hexham organisations to the Arts Council England Grants totalling more than A 250,000 will be invested in innovative projects following successful funding bids by two North East arts organisations. Arts Council England has awarded A 187,144 from its strategic touring programme to Hexham Book Festival and Hexham-based Arts & Heritage for a literary project called The Mansio.

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  7. North Sea is the oyster for under water North East artist Chris RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Chris Rose has won an award will will see him plunge to the bottom of the North Sea to tell the story of the marine world through art It's a case of in at the deep end for award-winning artist Chris Rose as he embarks on a new venture. Chris has won an Undersea Art Award by The Wildlife Trusts' Society of Wildlife Artists which provides a bursary enabling him to learn to dive and bring the underwater world alive through paintings.

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  8. Tweedmouth Feast attendants revealedRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Berwick Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Tweedmouth Feast Crowning and Carnival Committee has announced the names of the attendants who will assist the 2015 Salmon Queen, Shannon Blackhall, in her duties this year.

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  9. Car overturns on A1 in NorthumberlandRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. At 6.28am, police received the report of a car on its side at the point where the dual carriageway becomes single-track road to the south of Felton.

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  10. Neighbourhood plan passes test and enters final stagesRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Alnwick and Denwick Neighbourhood Plan is about to be submitted to the county council for the final stages before a referendum is held to decide if residents agree with the plan's proposals.

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  11. A look back to the golden age of going to the seaside in the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Our gallery shows how we've been flocking to Whitley Bay, South Shields and other North East resorts for generations From Bamburgh in the north of our region to Saltburn in the south, folk have been heading to the beach for generations. Ice cream, sticks of rock, donkey rides, sand castles, fish and chips, Punch and Judy shows, saucy postcards and dingy B and Bs evoke images most of us will recognise.

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  12. Motorists fail to stop after teen crashes his motorbikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A 17-year-old Alnwick student was left battered and bruised after a motorbike accident and is now appealing to find the driver of a car travelling the other way.

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  13. West End's Billy Elliot Welcomes New 'Billy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Nat Sweeney, 12 years old from Birmingham, will make his West End stage debut this evening when he becomes the forty-first boy to play the title role in the iconic British musical Billy Elliot the Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre. Now in its eleventh year in the West End, the show recently extended booking at the Victoria Palace Theatre until 17 December 2016.

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  14. Newcastle Airport passengers 'park in cemetery' and ditch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Ponteland's mayor has backed up Northumberland councillor Richard Dodd's claims that airport passengers are parking in the town rather than pay Airport passengers and their families are parking in cemeteries and clogging village streets for weeks on end rather than pay Newcastle International Airport's parking fees, it has been claimed. Earlier this week Tory councillors in Northumberland called for the airport to ditch a A 1 charge for motorists using its drop-off area, claiming it was "exacerbating parking problems" in surrounding areas.

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  15. Anger after appeal over 24-hour car park planRead the original story

    Yesterday | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Residents are furious after a supermarket appealed a decision to reject its bid to allow 24-hour access to its one of its car parks.

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  16. Five things to enjoy in the North East if the sun shines this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    We've had a mixed bag of weather to say the least this week, fingers crossed this weekend will be sunny for events like Great North 10K and NARC Fest After some of the freak weather we've had this week, we're certainly not going to claim that this weekend is going to be all blue skies and sunshine but with everything firmly crossed we've come up with a guide of things to do should the decide to leave his hat on. If it is you might want to keep Saturday and Sunday free as that's when the event will take place at Seaton Delaval Hall.

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  17. Nick Dunn: Cash flooding in for Ashington pirate-hunter as he awaits trial in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    The former para was working for a US firm protecting ships in pirate-infested seas when Indian authorities seized their vessel. And now, as Nick and five other British men arrested at the time wait to be tried, loved ones back home have set up a fund to raise cash for him.

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  18. Baby Carter is last to be treated on North Tyneside General Hospital's children's wardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Seven-month-old Carter Henderson was the last child to be treated on children's ward in North Tyneside as services move to Cramlington hospital Baby Carter Henderson has an unusual claim to fame - he was the last patient to be treated on the Children's Ward at a North East hospital. When the seven-month-old was admitted North Tyneside Hospital's ward 10, mum Sophie did not realise that her little boy would be the last to receive treatment there.

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  19. Pegswood family in shock after devoted dad killed in horror digger accident at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    George Richardson died when hit by the heavy machinery while on duty at Sanders Plant & Waste Management Ltd, in Northumberland Tributes have been paid to a devoted dad who was killed in a digger accident at a North East waste plant. George Richardson was at work at Sanders Plant & Waste Management Ltd, in Pegswood, Northumberland , when he was struck by heavy machinery on June 15. Shocked staff ran to help the 56-year-old but he suffered horrific injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene.

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  20. A second helping of Cramlington Foodie FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Taking place in the south mall of the Manor Walks shopping centre between 9.30am and 3pm, the festival will offer shoppers the chance to browse, sample and buy tasty treats from some of the North East's top food producers. Popular names who will be showcasing their home-made wares include the Mad Jam Woman, Mini Macaroon, Northumberland Sausage Company, Fruit Kitchen, Lottie McPhee's Cupcakes and savoury pie maker Gubeon Range.

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