Tyne and Wear

Coronavirus: North East arsonists violating lockdown

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 20:33
Tyne and Wear Fire Service says there has been an "extreme increase" in rubbish and grassland fires.
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Coronavirus: Rebecca Mack's friends pay tribute after nurse's death

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 14:58
Friends have paid tribute to the "caring" 29-year-old who died on Sunday.
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Ben Stokes: Wisden name England all-rounder leading cricketer in world

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 08:49
Ben Stokes becomes the first Englishman since 2005 to be named Wisden's leading cricketer in the world.
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Pink Moon: Europe illuminated by lunar light show

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 01:27
Breathtaking images capture the spectacular lunar event in the skies above Europe.
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Hebburn resident's legal action over garden waste collection

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 20:38
South Tyneside Council says it halted green waste collections to concentrate on critical services.
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Coronavirus: Berwick illustrator's kid-calming cartoon

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 18:38
Requests for Katie Chappell's drawings are coming from hospitals around the world.
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Sunderland & Crewe Alexandra furlough players because of coronavirus pandemic

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 14:19
Sunderland and Crewe Alexandra announce they have furloughed first-team players because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus: Durham teenager's spit threat to police

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 10:23
Shaun Gravestock grappled with officers who were responding to a report of a domestic incident.
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Police praise Concord shopkeeper who chased 'armed' robber

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 18:09
The man tried to wrestle a handgun from the attacker, and then chased him out of the store.
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Boy from Newcastle accused of right-wing terror offences

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 16:57
The 16-year-old faces 11 charges including supporting the banned neo-Nazi group National Action.
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Coronavirus: Debenhams to file for administration

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 11:56
The department store chain, which employs 20,000 people, says the move will allow it to keep trading.
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Match Of Their Day: Alan Shearer reveals how close he came to joining Manchester United

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 04/05/2020 - 08:02
Alan Shearer tells Gary Lineker just how close he came to joining Manchester United in 1996, before decided to sign for his hometown team, Newcastle United, instead.
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Coronavirus: 'Wild' party tenant banned from having visitors

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 04/03/2020 - 19:16
The woman carried on having parties despite several warnings, North Tyneside Council says.
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Paul Watson of Sunderland jailed for stamping on man's head

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 04/03/2020 - 14:40
Paul Watson's been jailed for five years for a "savage and callous attack" which left a man with a broken nose.
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Coronavirus grounds Sunderland Airshow

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 04/03/2020 - 12:20
Sunderland City Council said the wellbeing of the community was at the forefront of the decision.
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Coronavirus: Woman 'wrongly charged under new law'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 04/03/2020 - 09:25
Police want her conviction for refusing to say why she was on a train to be "set aside".
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Coronavirus: Nissan extends Sunderland plant production pause

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 17:41
The Sunderland factory employs 7,000 people and produces the Qashqai, Juke and electric LEAF models.
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Coronavirus: UK Pride event cancelled amid outbreak

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 15:54
The festival, set to be staged in Newcastle in July, has been rearranged for next year.
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Coronavirus: Tyne and Wear Metro 'faces cuts without bailout'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 14:15
At least £10m is urgently needed following a slump in passenger numbers, transport chiefs warn.
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Newcastle Falcons' promotion to Premiership confirmed by RFU

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 14:01
Newcastle Falcons' promotion back to the Premiership is confirmed by the Rugby Football Union.
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