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15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Critics said this was a prime example of the Tories frittering money on unneeded new schools rather than creating more places in regions that need them There are 2,400 classroom places going begging in the area where Michael Gove handed a failing private school a A 5million bailout.
23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Supporters take part in the 'No to NATO' protest march in Newport, south Wales, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
The 21-year-old, who began dancing at the tender age of three, is branching out and opening her own dance school.
Artists are celebrating the history and sporting heritage of the North East as the cultural build up to the Great North Run kicks into high gear.
THE world's biggest TV talent contest is back - and that is also giving local talent the chance to take the first step on the ladder to stardom.
Man saved by firefighters, coastguards, paramedics and RAF helicopter crew after getting trapped by legs overlooking sea at Trow Rocks Lifeboats, ambulances, fire crews and an RAF helicopter joined forces for a dramatic cliff-top rescue after a man fell from a North East beauty spot.
A MINI crimewave by opportunist thieves has prompted a warning by police for residents in two South Tyneside villages not to leave goods on show in cars.
A PERVERT targeted eight victims in just one day during a terrifying spree of attacks on lone women and girls.
A PERVERT driver targeted eight victims in just one day in a terrifying spree of sordid attacks on lone women and girls.
The trio demanded that a woman in her 40s, who was inside at the time, open a safe then fled with cash.
HARTLEPOOL has the region's highest proportion of women working part-time and earning less than the living wage according to the data provided by the TUC.
PEOPLE are being invited to go up in the world this weekend to improve their fitness at a new South Tyneside centre.
Labour lost ground in the North Jesmond ward as Gerry Keating picked up 711 votes compared to Peter Smith's 320 Unpopular plans for communal bins by Labour-controlled Newcastle City Council helped the Lib Dems clinch a by-election in North Jesmond this week, it is claimed.
Father-of-two Wayne Urwin, who is now living in Whickham, Gateshead, is determined to rebuild life as his attacker Aaron Robson is jailed Wayne's life was changed forever when a chance encounter with Aaron Robson in a Morpeth alleyway left him with catastrophic injuries.
TERRIBLE BEHAVIOUR ... Mark Laidler has given a suspended jail term after attacking his partner and threatening her friend Amanda Lightfoot, below.
His mother Rachael Fee, 30, and her civil partner Nyomi Fee, 27, who are originally from Ryton, Tyne and Wear, both face a single charge of murder and two each of child cruelty in relation to Liam's death.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 04:38 pm
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