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One punch attacker left Cramlington DJ Wayne Urwin fighting for his life
Cramlington man Aaron Robson hit dad-of-two Wayne Urwin, Newcastle Crown Court heard, causing him to fall and smash his head on the ground The former reggae DJ with Radio Northumberland was knocked out and taken to hospital with life-threatening head injuries after the attack on Bridge Street, in Morpeth, on March 30. The 35-year-old spent weeks in ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Remy Cabella on tour: Where will Newcastle United star go next?
Weather Sunshine returns to Tyneside with bright blue skies over the angel of the North, in Gateshead.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Paralympian inspires schoolchildren with Smile For Life children's charity
"I hope that I can show the students that, despite having a disability, you can achieve and succeed in sport" Paralympian Stephen Miller will be inspiring children with disabilities and learning difficulties at a challenge day run by Smile For Life children's charity this week.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Arcade finds its one in ten million
A shopper got more than she bargained for when she returned to her native Northumberland as she became the ten millionth person to visit Morpeth's Sanderson Arcade.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
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Gold medallist shows support for pub tour
Paralympian gold medalist Stephen Miller has been supporting Britain's Biggest Pub Tour when it appeared in Cramlington last weekend.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Man who lost EYE in classroom as teenager campaigns for half-price sight test
David lost his right eye when he was 14 after being shot by a fellow pupil with an airgun at Newcastle's Heaton Manor Comprehensive.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Test out your ping pong tables on Newcastle's streets this summer
NE1 Ltd has installed seven open-air table tennis tables to allow people to play for free in the city centre Stephen Patterson, Director of Communications at NE1 Ltd with Cramlington Table Tennis Club players Chris O Connor and Alan Hedley in Northumberland Street The tables have been installed by NE1 at Northumberland Street, Princess Square , ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Young film makers in Cramlington see their creations premiered on the big screen
Budding young film makers saw their Hollywood dreams come true after their competition-winning short films premiered on a big screen.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Awards for fire service
Left to right: The High Sheriff of Northumberland, John Carr-Ellison; chief fire officer s certificate of achievement recipients Conor Reed and Bethany Cross; Chief Fire Officer, Alex Bennett and NFRS Boxing Academy coach Eric Fail.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Award success and outing in pink for top land sculpture
A special pink bra was put in place at the Northumberlandia feature to raise awareness of the Breast Cancer Care Charity.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
School 'bash' is smash hit as A 2,000 is raised
Adults and children put on hats and boots for an afternoon of family fun at a group's new look summer fair.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Community News in Brief: Tuesday, July 8
Volunteers from St John Ambulance will be at Grey's Monument this Saturday to demonstrate their first aid skills to the public.
Trio of awards for Berwick firemen
Fire service staff and firefighters from across Northumberland have been recognised at an awards ceremony at Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service headquarters at West Hartford.