Tuesday Feb 25
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Staggering court bills are today revealed as the notorious "crime boss" John Henry Sayers is told to pay just a fraction of the costs Veteran musician Paul Weller will take to the stage as this year's headline act at the Mouth of the Tyne Festival at Tynemouth Priory and Castle The latest traffic, travel, weather, crime and breaking news updates ... (more)
Tuesday Feb 25
Newcastle United post profits for third successive year
Despite spending 28.7m to sign six senior players last season - Vurnon Anita, Mathieu Debuchy, Yoan Gouffran, Massadio Haidara, Moussa Sissoko and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa - Newcastle United were still able to post impressive financial figures thanks to an increase in turnover.
Rumour Mill: Phil Bardsley | Fraser Forster | Ann Budge
Phil Bardsley to return to the Scotland set up, Fraser Forster is set to break the Scottish clean sheet record Scotland manager Gordon Strachan is set to recall Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley to the international fold two years after he last made an appearance for his country.
What we learned this weekend Mourinho in swipe at misfiring strikers...
Craig Hope runs you through what we learned from the weekend's football. This week includes Jose Mourinho's silent treatment, Howard Webb's howler and bad boy Joey Barton's yellow peril.
Lennon: No bids for Forster
Neil Lennon is expecting offers for Fraser Forster in the summer after confirming there were no bids for the Celtic goalkeeper in the January transfer window.