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Christmas flavours with a unique twist

Christmas flavours with a unique twist

Two culinary talents have cooked up a unique take on a traditional favourite.

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Victorian Market draws in tens of thousands of visitors

Victorian Market draws in tens of thousands of visitors

Tens of thousands of people got into the Christmas spirit as a popular market returned.

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Christmas collection for children

Christmas collection for children

Generous residents in North Tyneside are being offered the chance to make a happier Christmas for children in need.

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Step back into a 1950s’ Christmas

Step back into a 1950s’ Christmas

Traditional Christmas fun will be taken to a new level at a North Tyneside heritage centre as it turns back the clock 60 years.

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Christmas boost for local shoppers

Christmas boost for local shoppers

Free parking is being offered to Christmas shoppers in December.

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Top festive tips for cooking your turkey safely this Christmas

According to FSS, washing poultry is unnecessary as proper cooking kills harmful bacteria like campylobacter, and rinsing the raw meat will

Festive Taste Test: Which supermarket mince pies are the best?

Working for a newspaper isn't all court reports and clickbait - sometimes we get our hands dirty too.In our role as consumer champions we got

Festive Taste Test: Which supermarket makes the best Christmas pudding?

From ultra boozy delights to alcohol free examples, here's how we thought the major supermarkets* measured up.Supermarket Christmas puddingsLidl

Santa should cut down on sherry and mince pies, according to nation's leading GP

Santa may also suffer from alcoholism and work stress, the head of the Royal College of GPs said.Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chairwoman