Tyne and Wear

Draw made for first round of FA Cup

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 19:40
National League South side Hampton & Richmond Borough have the chance of pulling off an FA Cup shock after they draw League Two club Oldham Athletic the first round.
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Ed Farmer inquest: Student died after 'initiation-style' event

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:22
Ed Farmer had been drinking and died in hospital after being found unconscious, an inquest hears.
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Sunderland should run away with League One says Doncaster boss

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:21
Doncaster boss Grant McCann says Sunderland should be running away with League One because of their budget.
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Matthew Hedges: Release UAE 'spy' accused, academics demand

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 15:34
PhD student Matthew Hedges is being held in solitary confinement in Dubai.
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Northern Rock: US firm 'misled' UK government on mortgages

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:22
BBC's Panorama says a US private equity firm failed to provide better mortgage deals for customers.
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Pearson Teaching Awards reveals 2018 winners

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 11:28
A drama lecturer and sign language teacher are among 13 gold winners at the annual awards.
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Sunderland waste plant fire cost council £176,000

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 13:12
The blaze broke out at the abandoned plant in May and took three weeks to extinguish fully.
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Breadboards and dog collars: England's unusual museums

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 00:20
As a sci-fi museum opens in a man's cellar, the BBC takes a tour of some of England's most unusual attractions.
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Shrewsbury Town 0-2 Sunderland

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:03
Sunderland score twice in the second half at Shrewsbury Town to move up to third place in League One.
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Dismantling starts on final Gateshead gas holder

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 17:25
The landmark local structures were targeted by the IRA in 1993.
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Westminster 'paedophile ring' accuser appears in court

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 14:17
The 50-year-old man, whose claims prompted a police inquiry, is accused of lying to officers.
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Birtley murder inquiry: Woman charged over 'stab' death

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 10:12
Atakan Atay was found with injuries police described as "consistent with a stabbing" .
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European Rugby Champions Cup: Newcastle Falcons v Montpellier Herault

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 18:19
Team news as Newcastle host Montpellier in Sunday's European Rugby Champions Cup fixture at Kingston Park (13:00 BST).
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Abdulrahman Alcharbati guilty of IS Facebook posts

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:14
Abdulrahman Alcharbati had denied making 70 Facebook posts promoting the Islamic State group.
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Liverpool drugs gang jailed for smuggling operation

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 14:52
The gang also hid drugs in toilets in the "sophisticated" bid to flood North West England with Class As.
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Newcastle United v Brighton & Hove Albion

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:13
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Brighton & Hove Albion.
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Birtley murder inquiry: Woman held over man's 'suspicious' death

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 08:43
The man had suffered serious injuries and died a short time later, police said.
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Gazza's message to hometown club

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 07:20
Former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne tells his hometown club Dunston UTS to enjoy their big day in the FA Cup as they prepare to host neighbours Gateshead.
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Defoe gets tattoo for Bradley Lowery

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 19:43
Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe gets a tattoo in memory of his friend Bradley Lowery, the Sunderland fan who died aged six after a long illness.
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Gateshead Quays arts and leisure complex design revealed

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:57
The scheme, which will replace Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena, is due to open in 2023.
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