Tyne and Wear

Connor Brown stab death: Teenager killed in confrontation

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 17:36
Two men are accused of murdering Connor Brown, 19, who was found dying outside a pub.
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Dickson Etuhu: Ex-Nigeria player guilty of match-fixing in Sweden

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 14:42
Former Nigeria international Dickson Etuhu is found guilty of attempted match-fixing by an appeals court in Sweden.
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Elmer's Great North Parade: Elephant sculptures raise £182K for hospice

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 12:32
Seventy hand-painted sculptures formed the centrepiece of Elmer's Great North Parade.
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Faustino Asprilla: Ex-Colombia striker urged hitman not to kill Jose Luis Chilavert

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 07:20
Former Colombia striker Faustino Asprilla says he had to convince a hitman not to kill Paraguay goalkeeper Jose Luis Chilavert after a World Cup qualifying match in 1997.
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Sunderland crash out of EFL Trophy

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 21:43
Walsall qualify for the Leasing.com Trophy second round with a thumping 6-0 win over high-fliers Forest Green Rovers.
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Gateshead woman dies in hospital after flat fire

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:16
An investigation into the cause of the blaze is under way.
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General election 2019: What questions do you have?

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:59
We would like to hear the questions you have ahead of the election on 12 December.
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The woman inspiring visually impaired children

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:39
Laura Tambin helps youngsters achieve their potential through the charity which supported her.
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Newcastle Falcons' Johnny Williams: 'I never thought I would get cancer'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 06:34
Newcastle Falcons centre Johnny Williams has spoken for the first time after having chemotherapy for testicular cancer.
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Shields Ferry: Storm damage shuts River Tyne service

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/11/2019 - 18:44
The North Shields jetty has been damaged in recent bad weather.
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Windows smashed at Sunderland Central MP candidate's office

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/11/2019 - 15:09
Sunderland Central politician Julie Elliott is hoping to be re-elected in December.
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Children in Need: The North East project supporting young dads

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/11/2019 - 08:35
"As soon as little legs came along, it just changed me forever."
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Jarrow Labour hopeful Kate Osborne sorry over 'May at gunpoint' post

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 15:21
Shadow education secretary Angela Rayner has described Kate Osborne's post as "totally unacceptable".
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Gateshead 1-2 Oldham Athletic: Jonny Smith goal helps League Two side progress

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 15:06
Jonny Smith's late strike puts Oldham into the FA Cup second round, after Gateshead give them a scare in a 2-1 win.
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Norman Cornish: Durham University to show rare sketches

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 12:17
More than 260 sketchbooks were found at the home of Norman Cornish.
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Langley Park memorial to mining heritage unveiled

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 14:30
Five woman who had relatives at the colliery raised cash for the metal statue of a lone miner.
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Sunderland v Gillingham

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 09:21
Live coverage of Saturday's The FA Cup game between Sunderland and Gillingham.
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Robert Urwin 'trapped' in Ukraine over bounced cheque

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 00:06
Robert Urwin's family say they worry about his mental health and the UK government needs to do more.
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Mark Needham custody death inquest: Police aware of seizure history

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 15:48
An inquest hears the national police database flagged up Mark Needham's medical conditions.
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Strawberry Place building plans near St James' Park approved

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 14:21
Opponents say the development would block views of the stadium and prevent it from being expanded.
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