Northumberland County, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Missing ferry passenger LIVE: Search operation off North East coast for man in his 60sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    A passenger on a DFDS ferry from Amsterdam to North Shields has been reported missing and a search and rescue has been launched A large search and rescue operation is under way off the North East coast after a ferry passenger was reported missing. The alarm was raised two and a half hours after the ferry docked, when luggage was found in a cabin, BBC Newcastle have reported.

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  2. Separated by miles of road and years of life expectancy: The North East postcode life lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    ONS statistics show babies born in parts of the North East can expect a much shorter life than neighbours just miles down the road Figures released by the Government show the postcode lottery of life expectancy in the North East, with baby boys in one part of Northumberland expected to live for more than 14 years longer than those in the east end of Sunderland. And in one part of Northumberland, girls are predicted to live 16.6 years longer than those just five miles to the north.

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  3. Serious asthma attacks reduced by temporary quadrupling of steroid inhaler, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    Serious asthma attacks in adults can be reduced by a temporary but significant increase in the dose of inhaled steroids during severe episodes of asthma, according to a new UK-wide study led by asthma experts at the University of Nottingham. Previous research at the University has found that doubling the dose of inhaled steroids during worsening asthma did not prevent the frequency of serious attacks, so this new NIHR-funded clinical trial was set up to see if quadrupling the dose had a more beneficial effect.

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  4. No sand left on Whitley Bay beach after Storm Emma Beast from EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Mail on Sunday

    'It's like being on the moon': Storm Emma and Beast from the East leaves Whitley Bay's famous beach with NO SAND The brutal combination of Storm Emma and the Beast from the East has left Whitley Bay's famous sandy beach without any sand. Rough seas and high winds have swept huge swathes of sand away from the shore on the North Tyneside coastline revealing the hard, rocky terrain beneath.

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  5. Theatr Clwyd Announces Dick WhittingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actor and writer Christian Patterson scripts a brand new show for this year, with panto favourite Phylip Harries returning as the Dame. The rock 'n' roll panto is back in Mold with disco frocks, sparkling sets, slapstick galore and the colourful panto puppets.

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  6. Polling place to changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Voters in Port Royal Borough will be moving to a different polling place following action taken Tuesday by the Juniata County Board of Commissioners. The commissioners approved moving the polling place from the Port Royal Community Building on Fourth Street to the Port Royal Borough Municipal Building on East Eighth Street.

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  7. Top rock guitarist teams up with dance companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Kelly-Abbott Dance Theatre's Launch Day - a celebration of the working class and the UK in all its industrial glory - is performed at Kendal's Brewery Arts Centre on Wednesday, March 14 INSPIRED by the highly collectable paintings of north east based artist Alexander Millar, Kelly-Abbott Dance Theatre has put together a celebration of the working class and the UK in all its industrial glory - Launch Day. Featuring exciting and powerful movement, combined with a captivating soundtrack by world renowned rock guitarist and Grammy Award winning musician Mark Knopfler and Irish composer Breifne Holohan, Launch Day brings to life Millar's iconic characters - the Gadgies - and British shipyard workers socially and at work.

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  8. The famous Hartside Cafe near Alston destroyed by 'devastating' fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    The landmark hilltop cafe near Alston, in Cumbria, suffered severe damage and has completely lost its roof in the blaze The popular Hartside Cafe near Alston , in Cumbria , suffered severe damage and has completely lost its roof in the blaze.

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  9. Northumberland firm Merit to design labs for Antarctic Survey vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    Award-winning Northumberland business Merit Holdings has won a contract to design three specialisised laboratories for the new British Antarctic Survey research vessel, the RRS Sir David Attenborough. The Cramlington firm , which was last month named as Tyneside and Northumberland Company of the Year , has won a contract from the British Antarctic Survey and the Natural Environmental Research Council to build three laboratories that will play a vital role in BAS' scientific work.

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  10. Is Waves Leisure Centre in Whitley Bay open now? Here are the latest detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    The popular venue had to close last week due to problems with the water supply - North Tyneside Council has now provided this update The Waves leisure centre in Whitley Bay has re-opened to the public following a week-long closure - but the swimming pool is still shut. It is understood there was a cracked water pipe just outside the facility, which resulted in water flooding into two main plant rooms.

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  11. It was the end of an era at Ashington Colliery this month 30 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    We see the final shift at the colliery - it would become a forlorn symbol of a rapidly vanishing industrial landscape. To cope with the loss of the pit, the new hi-tech Wansbeck Business Park was built on the site of the old colliery, with the intention of drawing new business to the town.

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  12. Ed Sheeran fans warned of fake expensive tickets and backstage passes12:26 pm - Feb 28, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | NME

    "It's been brought to our attention that 'backstage' or 'promoter' passes for Ed Sheeran in Manchester have been appearing on social media for resale at massively inflated prices," said a SeeTickets spokesman. "While these tickets appear to have come from SEE Tickets we can confirm that See has no affiliation with these tickets and that they are fake."

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  13. In pictures: Snow hits the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | BBC News

    The overnight flurry of snow has caused problems with the roads in some parts of the UK, as seen here in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside

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  14. Snow warning upgraded to highest category 'life-threatening' as red alert issuedRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Metro

    The red alert was issued as the Beast from the East maintains its grip on the UK, bringing chaos and claiming several lives. The Met Office said in its warning: 'Heavy snow showers and drifting of lying snow in the strong easterly winds will become more widespread across the area later on Wednesday afternoon, through the evening and overnight into Thursday.

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  15. Bigger than One Direction? Meet the rising Indie lads set to storm the chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Daily Star

    The five-piece band hail from Yorkshire, and are influenced by the likes of The 1975 and Arctic Monkeys, as well as pop juggernauts like Justin Bieber. Following the success of their debut single Grown Ups, :PM have kick-started 2018 with a bang, releasing their latest track, Feel Like A Fool.

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  16. Feet firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | BBC News

    I used to live at one end of Brooke Street in Dumfries with my primary school at the other end. So it was something of a surprise to find it was a contender for a new award designed to recognise Britain's best walking neighbourhood.

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  17. Scott Westgarth: British boxing boss says Prudhoe fighter's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    The general secretary of the British Boxing Board of Control said everything had appeared to go well in the ring One of British boxing's top bosses has described the death of Northumberland's Scott Westgarth as "a tragedy" for the sport. Scott, 31, was rushed to hospital on Saturday after falling ill backstage following his victory over Dec Spelman at the Doncaster Dome.

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  18. Four in court over suspected illegal car race through a Cramlington industrial estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    David Burdis, Garry Kelly and Robert Graham are accused of racing their vehicles in the race, while Damien Rodgers was allegedly the organiser David Burdis, Robert Graham and Garry Kelly are accused of being behind the wheels of vehicles in the race, while Damien Rodgers is alleged to have been the organiser. The court was told the case concerned a suspected car race on Nelson Road, in Cramlington Industrial Estate , on October 28, which was allegedly watched by a "large number" of members of the public.

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  19. Fears that NINE Northumberland leisure centres could close after damning report are raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    It follows a damning report into Active Northumberland, the charity which runs libraries and leisure services in the county, that found "significant failings" in the service it provides as well as the way it operates and is governed. Former Labour leader of Northumberland County Council , Coun Grant Davey, said the future of the centres was in jeopardy after last week's meeting of the full council where the budget was put to it.

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  20. EpimAb Biotherapeutics Appoints Industry Veteran Bin Peng as Chief Medical OfficerRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    EpimAb Biotherapeutics, a biologics company based in Shanghai, China, specialized in developing a portfolio of bispecific antibodies, announced today that Bin Peng, MD, PhD, has joined the company as its first Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Peng, former Global Head of Oncology Translational Medicine Shanghai CNIBR at Novartis, was a major contributor to the worldwide clinical development of Gleevec from Phase I to the market.

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