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  1. UK weather forecasts August to be a total washout with 35mph gustsRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Daily Mail

    Get ready for a MONTH of wind and rain: August set to be a total washout - with 35mph gusts, 12ft waves and heavy downpours expected this week 22 flood alerts in place for Britain this morning - with the majority in North West, South West and south Wales Britain is set for a miserable August packed with wind and rain - and forecasters say the North and West will be worst hit over the next few weeks. Part of the country are already on flood watch today as western coasts face gale-force winds of 35mph and 12ft waves hitting beaches.

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  2. LSL Property Services hopeful for stronger second half as market...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The Newcastle-registered LSL Property Services plc says it is confident financial results for 2015/16 financial year will be in line with expectations - despite some challenges in the first half. Interim results for the six months ended June 30, 2015, show group revenue grew slightly to A 140.2m, up from A 139.8m in the comparable period the previous year.

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  3. Sage Gateshead given A 6m boost to help secure future as it hits fundraising targetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    After a three-year campaign involving hundreds of donors, the Sage will now receive a grant of A 2m on top of the A 4m raised The Sage Gateshead has reached its 10th Birthday Appeal fundraising target - scooping it extra cash to help secure its future. Following a three-year campaign backed by hundreds of donors, the music charity has announced it met Arts Council England's challenge to raise A 4m by the end of July, thereby securing an extra A 2m from the Catalyst Endowment Scheme.

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  4. Yobs in court for hurling racist abuse about Jews in GatesheadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The court was told the pair were arrested following an incident that took place in Rectory Road, Bensham, Gateshead , on July 20 last year. Prosecutor Paul Cross told the court that a Jewish college student looked out of his window and saw a silver Volkswagen Passat.

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  5. Cramlington residents call for 20mph speed limit on their estatesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A petition has been set up by retired police officers Christine and Norman Dunbar calling for the reduced limit on Parkside Grange and Glade Estates Local residents of Totnes Drive and Ringwood Drive join Christine Dunbar and Norman Dunbar Retired coppers Christine and Norman Dunbar, who have nearly 30 years' service between them, have set up a petition calling for a 20 mile per hour zone to be created on the Parkside Grange and Glade Estates in Cramlington . The petition calls for a 20 limit on the entrance to the estate and the main roads off it including Totnes Drive and Ringwood Drive.

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  6. North East's economic challenges laid bare in new report highlighting slow job creationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The region has a long way to go before it can be called an economic "powerhouse", a new study suggests, as it lags behind the South of England North East towns and cities are lagging behind the rest of the country when it comes to creating jobs and making money, new figures show. It suggests the region has a long way to go before it can be called a "powerhouse" - the title the Government uses for the North East, North West and Yorkshire.

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  7. North East news LIVE: Latest breaking news, weather and traffic...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The latest traffic, travel, weather, crime and breaking news updates from The Chronicle, covering Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland, Sunderland and County Durham for Tuesday, 4 August Hello and welcome to The Chronicle's live breaking news blog which brings you regular updates, pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest Newcastle and North East traffic, travel, weather, crime and council news for Tuesday, 4 August 2015 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.

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  8. 'Miracle child' from Gateshead could face further life saving heart surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Little Harvey Lee Hurst from Gateshead has been nominated for a Chronicle Champions Award after battling back when doctors gave him just days to live A little boy dubbed "the miracle child" by medics after he survived against all odds is today facing further life-saving heart surgery. Harvey Lee Hurst's parents have twice been told their son would not live - only for him to defy the doctors and fight back.

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  9. The Who's Roger Daltrey receives A 250,000 cheque to help young Newcastle cancer sufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Teenage Cancer Trust units in Newcastle set to benefit from A 250,000 cheque thanks to March of the Mods events The Who frontman was handed the cheque in Northumberland after March of the Mods - a UK wide fundraiser - raised the cash over the past three years. Daltrey, an Honorary Patron of the Teenage Cancer Trust, said: "March of the Mods has raised a massive sum which will help teenagers and young adults through Teenage Cancer Trust's units and services across the UK.

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  10. Golden wedding couple stick together through sickness and healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    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 marriage pledge to stay together 'in sickness and in health' rings so true for cancer survivor Emily Sowerby as she celebrates her golden wedding.

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  11. People urged to have their say on new gambling rulesRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    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. To help local businesses and residents understand the new licensing process, a Gambling Act statement of principles for 2016 to 2019 has been drawn up.

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  12. Jarrow factory bosses slammed over bid to bring in foreign Labour to aid production switch to HungaryRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    Bosses at a South Tyneside factory earmarked for closure have been accused of adding 'insult to injury' to redundancy-threatened staff - with a plan to bring in Hungarian labour to move equipment to the eastern European country. Essentra, a global cigarette filter supplier, revealed plans to shut down its site a on Bede Industrial Estate, Jarrow last month, with the possible loss of 220 jobs.

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  13. South Shields charity gets royal seal of approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    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 vital South Tyneside cancer charity celebrated winning the royal seal of approval - with a party fit for a Queen.

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  14. Week to show support for breastfeedingRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Guardian

    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 council's public health team is working with health visitors, pharmacies and GP surgeries to promote breastfeeding as rates vary from 62 per cent to 19 per cent.

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  15. Match looks to score fundraising successRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Guardian

    Employees from Barrier Group and OGN Group, both based in Wallsend, will come together for the match raising funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. The match - kicking off at 4pm on Friday, August 7, at Hebburn Sports and Social Club - is in honour of Keith Hallway and Adam Peacock, who lost their battles with the disease.

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  16. Volunteers bring South Shields park back to lifeRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    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. After a long period of relative neglect the West Park in South Shields is now once more becoming a community asset.

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  17. Exhibition presents Fabienne Hess's work with the University of Edinburgh's CollectionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Consisting of a large printed fabric, a dual-screen video and a new series of online works, Hits And Misses results from Fabienne Hess's work with the University of Edinburgh's Collection to create a series of analytical yet subversive responses to the Collection's vast digital archive. Fabienne explores the disorientation and bewilderment we feel in the face of the vast quantities of digital information surrounding us; questioning how we begin to navigate this maelstrom of images we produce, consume and distribute in everyday life.

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  18. Stuart Mottram: Fugitive extradited to UK from Holland over role in...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    An international drug dealer has been brought back to the UK and caged for his part in a 7million drug ring . Stuart Mottram was the Amsterdam link in a gang trying to bring millions of pounds of high grade liquid amphetamine into Britain.

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  19. Peter Pan flies in some summer fun at Playhouse Whitley BayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Two talented performers have beaten off strong competition from hundreds of local youngsters from across the North East to secure coveted lead roles in an eagerly awaited musical visiting Playhouse Whitley Bay . Both will appear when ABD's professional production of Peter Pan flies in to the Playhouse from this Wednesday to Friday.

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  20. Demolition planned for South Shields industrial landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    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. Be Modern, the fireplace, fires, stove, bathroom and bedroom furniture manufacturer, left its operating base at Western Approach, in South Shields, last year.

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