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Daily Star
Footie legend Gazza's heartbreak after druggie nephew dies aged 22Gazza is said to be heartbroken at the news of his nephew's death Jay Kerrigan
Footie legend Gazza's heartbreak after druggie nephew dies aged 22
Daily Star / Posted an hour ago
Gazza is said to be heartbroken at the news of his nephew's death Jay Kerrigan, 22, was found at a tower block in Gateshead in the early hours of Saturday morning. A close pal of Gazza, who has also battled addiction, last night said: “He... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paul Gascoigne's tragic young nephew found dead in tower blockin the early hours. Jay had lived with Anna, step dad Michael, a drummer and b
Paul Gascoigne's tragic young nephew found dead in tower block
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
in the early hours. Jay had lived with Anna, step dad Michael, a drummer and band promoter, and sister Harley, 20, in Gateshead. The family received hundreds of messages of support on social media following the devastating news. It is... Read more
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Northern Echo
Record numbers take part in sixth Run Sunderland Festivalmin 48 secs. The Sunderland City Half Marathon was won by Tadele Mulugeta, of
Record numbers take part in sixth Run Sunderland Festival
Northern Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
min 48 secs. The Sunderland City Half Marathon was won by Tadele Mulugeta, of Elswick Harriers, in 70 mins 23 secs, while Gateshead Harrier Michelle Nolan won the women’s race in 82 mins 22 secs. Almost 4,000 people entered the two Sunderland... Read more
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chroniclelive
Record number of runners turn out for Run Sunderland Festivalbeen the title sponsor for these events which bring so much vitality and excite
Record number of runners turn out for Run Sunderland Festival
chroniclelive / Posted 8 hours ago
been the title sponsor for these events which bring so much vitality and excitement to the city centre.” The Sunderland City Half Marathon was won by Tadele Mulugeta of Elswick Harriers, while Gateshead Harrier Michelle Nolan won the women’s... Read more
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chroniclelive
Army troops march through Blyth after being awarded Freedom of Northumberland awardRocket System regiment, are the Royal Artillery’s Army Reserve unit in the Nort
Army troops march through Blyth after being awarded Freedom of Northumberland award
chroniclelive / Posted 10 hours ago
Rocket System regiment, are the Royal Artillery’s Army Reserve unit in the North East. The regimental headquarters area in Gateshead and there are four sub-units based in Blyth, Kingston Park, South Shields and Leeds. Coun Nisbet said: “We are... Read more
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chroniclelive
Partially paralysed Gateshead mum to wed husband for second time after losing 8sther weight was holding back her recovery, the grandmother started Slimming Worl
Partially paralysed Gateshead mum to wed husband for second time after losing 8st
chroniclelive / Posted 12 hours ago
her weight was holding back her recovery, the grandmother started Slimming World classes at Furrowfield School in Gateshead. Steph and Malcolm Graham from Heworth, before the weight loss Inspired, she began a more healthy eating routine... Read more
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chroniclelive
Top Metrocentre security guard tells how he is successfully beating the thievesbeing stopped at other stores who say they wouldn’t go into House of Fraser to
Top Metrocentre security guard tells how he is successfully beating the thieves
chroniclelive / Posted 14 hours ago
being stopped at other stores who say they wouldn’t go into House of Fraser to steal.” Inside intu Metrocentre in Gateshead During his 20 years in the security industry Barry has almost developed a sixth sense for spotting potential... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official Websitefirst coming 2 minutes before half-time and his second 13 minutes from the end.
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted yesterday
first coming 2 minutes before half-time and his second 13 minutes from the end. It was goalless at half-time but it was Gateshead who broke the deadlock 6 minutes into the second period when Rob Ramshaw fired in CJ Hamilton's cross. Rooney then... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Girl, 9, distraught after 'damaged' limo turns up for birthday ridea pink Hummer but the car which turned up was white and black. The trip was fr
Girl, 9, distraught after 'damaged' limo turns up for birthday ride
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
a pink Hummer but the car which turned up was white and black. The trip was from the family home to the Metrocentre at Gateshead. Debbie, 43, of Gateshead, said she had been impressed when she made the booking after looking at the... Read more
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chroniclelive
North East war memorials listed for protection to mark 100 years of First World WarWorld War, and three who fell in the Second World War. Listed on Tyneside are
North East war memorials listed for protection to mark 100 years of First World War
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
World War, and three who fell in the Second World War. Listed on Tyneside are memorials in Byker in Newcastle, Birtley in Gateshead and Westoe at South Shields. The Byker memorial was erected in the grounds of St Lawrence’s Church, Walker Road,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle High School girls offered places at prestigious dance schoolscoming up through the school. “A number of girls are training on the CAT progr
Newcastle High School girls offered places at prestigious dance schools
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
coming up through the school. “A number of girls are training on the CAT programme at Dance City and Phoenix Academy in Gateshead. The Senior International Tap Scholarship Winner Georgian Eddon and British Junior All Girl Classical Sequence... Read more
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chroniclelive
Atmospheric shots of one of the most photographed parts of the North Eastthe regeneration of the area, such as the outside viewing gallery at Baltic Cen
Atmospheric shots of one of the most photographed parts of the North East
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
the regeneration of the area, such as the outside viewing gallery at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art and, of course, the Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Others, no doubt, will emerge with future development. But some less popular photographic... Read more
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chroniclelive
Away the lads - Gateshead aiming for impressive stat in final league gameGateshead will finish eighth in the Vanarama National League if they win their
Away the lads - Gateshead aiming for impressive stat in final league game
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Gateshead will finish eighth in the Vanarama National League if they win their final game at Chester today and Wrexham lose at Barrow - all games starting at 5.30pm. Chester have had a disappointing season but confirmed safety with an impressive win... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, traffic and travel updatesTraffic backed up on the Tyne bridge after a road traffic accident on the Gates
Latest breaking news, sport, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Traffic backed up on the Tyne bridge after a road traffic accident on the Gateshead side of the Tyne Bridge I’m signing out for the week, but will be back first thing on Tuesday morning with another breaking news live blog. Thank you very much for... Read more
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BBC Football
Footballer says accuser 'wanted sex'Tavares Varela, known as Cabral, told Hull Crown Court he had consensual sex wi
Footballer says accuser 'wanted sex'
BBC Football / Posted 2 days ago
Tavares Varela, known as Cabral, told Hull Crown Court he had consensual sex with the 22-year-old woman at his flat in Gateshead. The ex-Sunderland midfielder denied being "persistent, forceful and aggressive" and said he stopped having sex... Read more
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chroniclelive
Funny reader photos follow St James' Park face in the cloudswho returns to St James Park with his present club, Crystal Palace on Saturday
Funny reader photos follow St James' Park face in the clouds
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
who returns to St James Park with his present club, Crystal Palace on Saturday for a crucial clash. Even Alan Barnes, the Gateshead pensioner who sparked a fundraising campaign after being assaulted near his home last year, was featured in a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead's season may be nearly over - but now the hectic period startsseven days prior, it marked the first time since October that the Blues have ra
Gateshead's season may be nearly over - but now the hectic period starts
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
seven days prior, it marked the first time since October that the Blues have racked up back-to-back wins in the division. Gateshead, meanwhile, ended a poor run of their own with a comfortable win over Bromley on Tyneside, Josh Gillies netting a... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Belles' road trip continuesTown, where the visitors are attempting to bounce straight back from their narr
Belles' road trip continues
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
Town, where the visitors are attempting to bounce straight back from their narrow defeat to new Northern Division leaders Gateshead Rutherford Ravens last time out. Video: Ian ParkerCity Ladies' reserves already comfortably beat their latest... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Richard Dryden’s reserves show Notts County’s first team how it should be doneare showing the first team how it should be done. They are on the verge of sec
Richard Dryden’s reserves show Notts County’s first team how it should be done
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
are showing the first team how it should be done. They are on the verge of securing some silverware after victory at Gateshead in midweek left them one win away from the Final Third Development League (East) title. But it is the game before... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle affordable housing for vulnerable and elderly could get massive boosthistoric North East devolution deal are believed to be making “good progress” d
Newcastle affordable housing for vulnerable and elderly could get massive boost
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
historic North East devolution deal are believed to be making “good progress” despite the agreement receiving a blow when Gateshead councillors voted to walk away. Newcastle City Council, which has been one of the biggest advocates for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Where have the crowds gone? Simon Cowell may not be happy with the turnout at X Factor auditionspic.twitter.com/VFnlcWERwg According to the Evening Chronicle, fewer than 100
Where have the crowds gone? Simon Cowell may not be happy with the turnout at X Factor auditions
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
pic.twitter.com/VFnlcWERwg According to the Evening Chronicle, fewer than 100 people came through the doors at the Sage Gateshead in the first hour – compared with the thousands who queued round the block when the show was in town two years... Read more
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chroniclelive
Durham County FA News: The FA launch a new Coaching Pathwayacross the County to introduce people to the new coaching pathway. Date, times
Durham County FA News: The FA launch a new Coaching Pathway
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
across the County to introduce people to the new coaching pathway. Date, times and venues can be found below; Roadshow 1 Gateshead Cleveland Hall CA Beacon Lough Road Gateshead NE9 6TA Date: Monday 23rd May 2016 Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm Cost:... Read more
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chroniclelive
Your community events in the North East: Sponsored walk, Jiu Jitsu classes, a musical premiere and morehttp://originsports.org.uk/get-rolling-6-week-course-an-intro-to-bjj-and-mma/In
Your community events in the North East: Sponsored walk, Jiu Jitsu classes, a musical premiere and more
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
http://originsports.org.uk/get-rolling-6-week-course-an-intro-to-bjj-and-mma/Inspirational performances to be held at Sage Gateshead What: A collection of inspirational performances to raise awareness for The Teenage Cancer Trust. An opportunity... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Gary Mills wants Wrexham AFC to finish on a highGary Mills wants to make sure Wrexham don’t get overtaken by his previous club,
Gary Mills wants Wrexham AFC to finish on a high
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Gary Mills wants to make sure Wrexham don’t get overtaken by his previous club, Gateshead, as tomorrow’s disappointing National League campaign ends at Barrow tomorrow. Only ninth-placed Gateshead, who Mills left to take over at The Racecourse 12... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, traffic and travel updatesTraffic backed up on the Tyne bridge after a road traffic accident on the Gates
Latest breaking news, sport, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Traffic backed up on the Tyne bridge after a road traffic accident on the Gateshead side of the Tyne Bridge There is a reduced service again on the Tyne And Wear Metro between Pelaw and Monkseaton, and between Pelaw and Regent Centre due to a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesvery busy on Bensham Road: B1426 #Bensham Road, heavy traffic on the junction
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
very busy on Bensham Road: B1426 #Bensham Road, heavy traffic on the junction of Cuthbert St coming to and from A184 - A1 #Gateshead https://t.co/sFULlOLkHG Here are the latest arrival times at Newcastle: And the knock-on effect for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Finding a parking space outside your home is getting harder - and here's whyspace sizes have also been slashed in the north where drivers in Manchester hav
Finding a parking space outside your home is getting harder - and here's why
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
space sizes have also been slashed in the north where drivers in Manchester have seen a 14% drop from 12m to 10.33m and Gateshead spaces for cars have also fallen by 14% from 12.49m to 10.33m in the last ten years. Scarborough drivers have lost... Read more
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chroniclelive
23 things you didn't know about Geordie pop princess Cherylin aid of Comic Relief on March 9, 2009 22. While filming the auditions for th
23 things you didn't know about Geordie pop princess Cheryl
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
in aid of Comic Relief on March 9, 2009 22. While filming the auditions for the X Factor in June 2014 at the Baltic in Gateshead, Cheryl took Simon Cowell to her favourite Chinese takeaway - the Kwok Pao on Heaton Road - to pick up a slap-up... Read more
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chroniclelive
Fire in disused Gateshead mine still burning more than a year after it was foundtrees to fall. Now, more than a year after it was located, the path remains sh
Fire in disused Gateshead mine still burning more than a year after it was found
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
trees to fall. Now, more than a year after it was located, the path remains shut off from the public. A spokesperson for Gateshead Council said: “There are still little pockets of fire smouldering underground, but work was carried out to ensure... Read more
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chroniclelive
Pharmacy Bank Holiday opening hours for the North East in Maycontact number and opening hours of all your nearest pharmaceutical establishme
Pharmacy Bank Holiday opening hours for the North East in May
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
contact number and opening hours of all your nearest pharmaceutical establishments. Gallery navigation Newcastle: Page 1 Gateshead: 2 Northumberland: 3-4 North Tyneside: 5 South Tyneside: 6 Sunderland: 7 Durham: 8-9 Your pharmacist can help... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rubbish excuses or sweeping statements? Newcastle binmen spark debate among Chronicle readersin the snow collecting our bins, exactly what more do you want?” Daniel Rayner
Rubbish excuses or sweeping statements? Newcastle binmen spark debate among Chronicle readers
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
in the snow collecting our bins, exactly what more do you want?” Daniel Rayner was unhappy about his own bin collection in Gateshead where he claimed a fortnightly service is no good for a couple with two children. “It’s getting a joke now. My bin... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Chesterfield reserves’ season ends in thrilling climaxpoint lead at the top of the Final Third Development League East table - but th
Chesterfield reserves’ season ends in thrilling climax
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 days ago
point lead at the top of the Final Third Development League East table - but they will finish second if Notts County beat Gateshead. Reserve team coach Ritchie Humphreys was delighted with the end of the game, if not the start. He said: “We were... Read more
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chroniclelive
Disgust after red kite shot dead near GatesheadProtectors of the North East’s red kites have spoken of their disgust after one
Disgust after red kite shot dead near Gateshead
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Protectors of the North East’s red kites have spoken of their disgust after one of the rare birds was shot dead near Gateshead. The dog walker who found the bird took it to a veterinary surgeon, who confirmed it had two pellet wounds from an air... Read more
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Daily Star
Cabral rape accuser filmed in 4-in-a-bed romp with TWO Newcastle playersthis week, the woman told the jury that she met Varela in a nightclub in Newcas
Cabral rape accuser filmed in 4-in-a-bed romp with TWO Newcastle players
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
this week, the woman told the jury that she met Varela in a nightclub in Newcastle and went back to his flat in Gateshead with friends, including former French international Anthony Reveillere. Cape Verde-born Varela – who now plays for... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesfire in a building in #Newcastle A fire crew from #Hebburn have extinguished a
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
fire in a building in #Newcastle A fire crew from #Hebburn have extinguished a car on fire in the #LeamLane area of #Gateshead A fire crew from #Gateshead fire station have extinguished a quantity of rubbish on fire in the #Springwell area... Read more
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metro
Woman who accused Cabral of rape filmed 'in bed with two other players'complainant told the jury she met Varela in a Newcastle nightclub, Tup Tup Pala
Woman who accused Cabral of rape filmed 'in bed with two other players'
metro / Posted 4 days ago
complainant told the jury she met Varela in a Newcastle nightclub, Tup Tup Palace, before heading back to his home in Gateshead with a group of her female friends. Varela was said to have bought a magnum of vodka that night for £1,200. The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Student blows £700 in 24 hours as pub night out leads to overseas tripup travelling to Spain While some might question Dexter’s rationale, the North
Student blows £700 in 24 hours as pub night out leads to overseas trip
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
up travelling to Spain While some might question Dexter’s rationale, the Northumbria University student, from Teams in Gateshead, has no regrets. “Maybe in a few days when I check my bank account I might feel differently, but right now I’d... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Woman 'raped by Premier League footballer had relationships with other players'this week, the woman told the jury that she met Varela in a nightclub in Newcas
Woman 'raped by Premier League footballer had relationships with other players'
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
this week, the woman told the jury that she met Varela in a nightclub in Newcastle and went back to his flat in Gateshead with friends, including former French international Anthony Reveillere. The jury has been told that Varela bought... Read more
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Bolton News
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
23/4/16: Results, Scorers, Attendances & Table!Yates Attendance: 3,269 Forest Green Rovers 0-1 FC Halifax TownMcDonald 70'
23/4/16: Results, Scorers, Attendances & Table!
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
Yates Attendance: 3,269 Forest Green Rovers 0-1 FC Halifax TownMcDonald 70' Referee: David Rock Attendance: 1,942 Gateshead FC 3-1 Bromley FCJohnson 12', Gillies 24', 75' | Coombes 51' Referee: Tom Nield Attendance: 865 Grimsby Town 1-2... Read more
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Gazette
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Streatham Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Bury Times
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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guardian-series
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies planstill be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morg
Education Secretary reveals 'many emails of support' for academies plan
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
still be able to "work with councils". Appearing before the committee, Ms Morgan denied an accusation from Labour MP for Gateshead Ian Mearns that the Government would be "inflicting" change on state-run schools which were already... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Jobs blow at "flagship’to the future, he added: “I’m worried that these job losses will be the tip of
Jobs blow at "flagship’
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to the future, he added: “I’m worried that these job losses will be the tip of the iceberg. Our other UK sites in Gateshead and Montrose have also seen lay-offs,” The Unite trade union confirmed a 30-day consultation period has started... Read more
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