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Whitley Bay Food and Drink Festival proves to be another tasty success

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One of the yobs throwing a rock.

Yobs hurl rocks at terrified seals

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Dr Colin Herron.

Royal honour for Colin’s great work

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News from Northumbria Police

Witness appeal after collision in North Tyneside

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Police raise concerns over crime at nightclub

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Micro-pub plan for station café

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Drivers still speeding on road where teenager died

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Surfer caught in rip current rescued

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Forest Hall YPC, left to right, back row, Steven Clarke, Matthew Dodds, James Parker, Matthew Wood, Andy Lloyd, head of media and communications at Balance, Jack Huggins, Sam Clark and Terry Denwood.

Campaign to call time on alcohol sports sponsorship

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The Tall Ships Races 2018: Everything you need to know about Sunderland’s epic sailing event

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East Coast main line trains back in public hands next month

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REVIEW: Matilda the Musical (UK Tour), Sunderland Empire, until Saturday, June 2

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A pothole

Double number of potholes after bad weather

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Check out the latest Highways England planned roadworks.

Planned roadworks on major North East routes

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easyJet planes

easyJet puts its winter 2018 flights from Newcastle on sale

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Northumbria Police launch drink drive campaign as World Cup kicks off

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Clockwise from top left: Dean Wear, Paul McGovern, Anthony Carr and Nicholas Casselden.

Cocaine gang convicted after undercover operation

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Two sentenced for death by dangerous driving in Whitley Bay

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Northumbria Police carry out fewer stop and searches.

Large drop in Northumbria Police stop and searches

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Pupils complete a parkrun takeover

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Mortimer Community College speed dating business event.

South Shields pupils enjoy business-themed speed dating event

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Pupils at King Edward Primary School hosted their annual Science Fair to celebrate National Science Week.

North Shields pupils showcase their scientific talents

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Pupils from Norham High School's Ride to Rome team who covered 1,400 miles in just a week.

North Shields pupils gear up for epic 1,400-mile challenge

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From left: Michael Whale, plant manager of MSD; pupils William, Charlie, George, Ayan and George; and headteacher John Newport.

Grant is blooming good for garden

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Firm finds perfect platform

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Leigh Adams, owner and make-up artist/beauty, celebrates 20 years of Sanctuary House. Picture by RusbyMedia.

North Shields beauty salon marks 20th anniversary

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Charlotte Brass  with Davey Collins from Tyne North Training.

Company engineers a future workforce

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley during his visit to bank customer Thornton Brothers in Ashington where he launched a new growth fund for small and medium-sized businesses in the North of England.

Barclays Bank launches £500m northern growth fund during visit to Northumberland company

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Projects bring real change

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Tynemouth MP Alan Campbell.

Support for grandparents

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Mary Glindon, MP for North Tyneside.

Time to end the pay squeeze

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Nick Forbes, leader of Newcastle City Council; Norma Redfearn, North Tyneside Elected Mayor; and Peter Jackson, leader of Northumberland County Council.

North of Tyne devolution plans approved

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Strong winds set to hit the North East on Thursday as Met Office issues warning

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Longsands beach at Tynemouth.

Dog owners heed summer beach ban

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Council officers Paula Senior, Marcus Jackson and Michael Keenlyside raise the Blue Flag above Longsands beach with North Tyneside's Elected Mayor, Norma Redfearn.

Top-notch beaches still fly the flag

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The cost of smoking revealed on World No Tobacco Day

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Colin Shevills, director ofBalance.

Older people more likely to be drinking too much

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Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital at Cramlington, which is run by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

Northumbria NHS Trust top for A&E waiting times

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North Tyneside General Hospital.

Trust wins bid to host urgent treatment centre at hospital

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Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, one of the hospitals run by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Picture by Jane Coltman

A&E and sepsis are among Northumbria NHS trust’s priorities for the year

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