Tyne and Wear

A1(M) crash: Woman critical after car plunges from bridge

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 1 hour 48 min ago
The Vauxhall Astra went through a barrier and landed on its roof when it plunged onto the A1 (M).
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Patrick Roberts: Sunderland sign Man City winger on initial six-month deal

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 4 hours 38 min ago
Sunderland sign Manchester City winger Patrick Roberts on an initial six-month contract.
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Meat Loaf: Lorraine Crosby pays tribute to 'great man'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 4 hours 52 min ago
The vocalist who duetted on I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That) says he was a "great man".
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Magpies Saudi training trip 'a football decision'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 6 hours 13 min ago
Newcastle's training trip to Saudi Arabia, the nation of their owners, is a "football decision for the benefit of the players", says manager Eddie Howe.
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Houghton-le-Spring crash: Driver's jail sentence reviewed

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 6 hours 47 min ago
Bradley Webb's prison term for killing Paula Tiffin is to be reconsidered.
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Leeds United v Newcastle United

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 7 hours 50 min ago
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Leeds United and Newcastle United.
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Toddler freed from toilet training seat stuck round head

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 8 hours 14 min ago
A fire crew comes to the infant's rescue after his head got lodged in the potty.
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Toulon v Newcastle called off after Falcons record nine positive Covid cases

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 10 hours 43 min ago
Newcastle's European Challenge Cup tie against Toulon is cancelled after the Falcons record nine positive Covid cases.
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Britishvolt: Electric car battery plant gets millions in funding

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 11 hours 17 min ago
Britishvolt says the money unlocks huge private investment for a project that will create thousands of jobs.
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Covid: School appeals to students to keep wearing masks

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 14 hours 6 min ago
A head teacher says about 60 students and 10 staff are absent due to Covid-19.
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Gateshead's Kieran Reilly lands 'world's first' BMX triple flair

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 01/20/2022 - 16:37
Kieran Reilly says he is the first person to perform three backflips and a 180-degree spin on a bike.
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Newcastle University finds poor areas spent more on alcohol in lockdown

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 01/20/2022 - 14:32
Heavy drinkers, those in deprived areas and those in the northern England drank more, research shows.
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Extra County Championship games in June & July as fixtures released

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 01/20/2022 - 13:01
More County Championship matches will be played in June and July following calls for more red-ball cricket in mid-summer.
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Barrister becomes a police officer for Durham Constabulary

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 01/20/2022 - 06:27
Christopher Mitford used to be a regular face in court as a barrister but he is now a police officer.
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Durham A1 fatal crash: Lorry driver's jail term to be reviewed

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 19:57
Ion Onut, 41, was jailed for more than eight years for causing the deaths of three people in July.
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Northumbrian Water gets £240k fine for polluting river with sewage

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 19:14
Northumbrian Water admitted two counts of unauthorised discharges of sewage.
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Five arrested after Cheltenham clothing store ram-raid

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 18:14
Two high street shops were burgled on Monday night in Cheltenham.
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Culture is key to levelling up the North, MPs say

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 16:19
There's "a clear and strategic case for investment in culture in the north" of England, a report says.
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Jesse Lingard: Newcastle Utd keen on loan deal for Man Utd midfielder

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 16:05
Newcastle want to take England attacking midfielder Jesse Lingard on loan from Manchester United.
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Ollie Younger: Doncaster Rovers sign Sunderland defender

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 16:04
Doncaster Rovers announce the signing of Sunderland defender Ollie Younger on an 18-month deal.
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