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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesAngel of the North Time for me to sign off for the night. I hope you’ve all e
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 5 hours ago
Angel of the North Time for me to sign off for the night. I hope you’ve all enjoyed your pancakes - remember if you have any photos you want to share with us, you can send them in to yourpictures@chroniclelive.co.uk Enjoy the rest of your... Read more
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chroniclelive
North East authorities snubbed by government's £300m council fundA County Durham MP has accused the government of targeting Conservative countie
North East authorities snubbed by government's £300m council fund
chroniclelive / Posted 9 hours ago
A County Durham MP has accused the government of targeting Conservative counties as it emerged North East authorities have missed out on a share of a £300m fund. Local Government Secretary Greg Clark has announced plans to distribute £150m this year... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland's youth set-up should be celebrated - but the loan system is still keyHis side are currently top of the Under-21s Premier League and they reached the
Sunderland's youth set-up should be celebrated - but the loan system is still key
chroniclelive / Posted 10 hours ago
His side are currently top of the Under-21s Premier League and they reached the quarter-finals of the European competition after finishing top of a group including Man City, Athletic Bilbao and Borussia Monchengladbach. The Under-18s were knocked... Read more
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chroniclelive
A1 park and ride near Angel of the North in Gateshead moves a step closerTraffic on one of the region’s busiest roads could be reduced after plans for a
A1 park and ride near Angel of the North in Gateshead moves a step closer
chroniclelive / Posted 10 hours ago
Traffic on one of the region’s busiest roads could be reduced after plans for a park and ride off the A1 moved a step closer. The road sees an average of 2,503 vehicles an hour heading south in the morning rush-hour, while 2,867 head north in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Hundreds of appointments and operations hit in North East as junior doctors prepare to strikeHundreds of appointments and operations have been cancelled at North East hospi
Hundreds of appointments and operations hit in North East as junior doctors prepare to strike
chroniclelive / Posted 11 hours ago
Hundreds of appointments and operations have been cancelled at North East hospitals as junior doctors prepare for their latest strike action. Many inpatient operations, day procedures and general appointments have been postponed as the region’s... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Fundraising show by top brass bandLiverpool prides itself on being ‘a city of firsts’ and this year there are two
Fundraising show by top brass band
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 hours ago
Liverpool prides itself on being ‘a city of firsts’ and this year there are two firsts that we are particularly excited about, writes Jeni Nugent. Later this year, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre will start building Liverpool’s first specialist... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead council meeting RECAP: Angel of the North park and ride plans approvedNorth on the A1 near the Angel of the North That’s all from the meeting. Scrol
Gateshead council meeting RECAP: Angel of the North park and ride plans approved
chroniclelive / Posted 15 hours ago
North on the A1 near the Angel of the North That’s all from the meeting. Scroll down for updates as a park and ride scheme near the Angel of the North is approved by Gateshead councillors. The park and ride scheme will cost £7.6m+ to create and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Pictures: Students take part in hair and beauty contestSTUDENTS from across the North-East have been taking part in a regional hair an
Pictures: Students take part in hair and beauty contest
Northern Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
STUDENTS from across the North-East have been taking part in a regional hair and beauty competition. It was held today (Monday, February 8) at the Federation Brewery, Gateshead, and was made up of ten competing colleges. The North-East heat of the... Read more
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chroniclelive
War on legal highs: Newcastle councillor calls for new legislation to be implemented nowHis comments come as the ambulance service reported a spate of legal high-relat
War on legal highs: Newcastle councillor calls for new legislation to be implemented now
chroniclelive / Posted 16 hours ago
His comments come as the ambulance service reported a spate of legal high-related emergencies over the weekend, which brought the total number of ambulance callouts for these incidents to 300 since the start of the year. The Psychoactive Substances... Read more
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chroniclelive
Paw Lane Ends? Great North Snowdogs project causes Metro users to double-takeThey could be forgiven for a double-take of the network map at Paw Lane Ends in
Paw Lane Ends? Great North Snowdogs project causes Metro users to double-take
chroniclelive / Posted 16 hours ago
They could be forgiven for a double-take of the network map at Paw Lane Ends in North Tyneside too until they realised some wag had altered the names of their usual stops. But smiles were raised on discovering the name changes were temporary and all... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead council meeting LIVE: Updates as Angel of the North park and ride plans heardNorth on the A1 near the Angel of the North The plan to create a 300-space par
Gateshead council meeting LIVE: Updates as Angel of the North park and ride plans heard
chroniclelive / Posted 18 hours ago
North on the A1 near the Angel of the North The plan to create a 300-space park and ride facility under the watch of the world famous sculpture will be considered. Gateshead Council wants to build a park and ride facility to encourage people to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Millom bus driver banned after drink driving shameA BUS driver from Millom has been banned from getting behind the wheel after he
Millom bus driver banned after drink driving shame
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
A BUS driver from Millom has been banned from getting behind the wheel after he was caught drink driving. Daniel Evans, of Holborn Hill, pleaded guilty to drink driving and was sentenced at Gateshead Magistrates' Court last week. The 22-year-old... Read more
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chroniclelive
Plans for Angel of the North park and ride and other things on Gateshead Council's agendaGateshead Council’s cabinet is to meet on Tuesday morning, with some interestin
Plans for Angel of the North park and ride and other things on Gateshead Council's agenda
chroniclelive / Posted 19 hours ago
Gateshead Council’s cabinet is to meet on Tuesday morning, with some interesting proposals up for discussion. Here are the five key things to look out for ahead of the meeting, which gets under way at 10am in the Civic Centre. 1. Devolution moves a... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
FA Trophy: Lions hungry for replay successGuiseley could travel to either Nantwich Town or Stourbridge FC in the FA Troph
FA Trophy: Lions hungry for replay success
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 20 hours ago
Guiseley could travel to either Nantwich Town or Stourbridge FC in the FA Trophy fourth round. However, they will have to wait a little longer to see who they might face, as their third round replay against Dover Athletic has been postponed... Read more
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Newcastle United FC
Barlaser "Proud" Of Ten-Man MagpiesBy Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Goalscorer Daniel Barlaser was "
Barlaser "Proud" Of Ten-Man Magpies
Newcastle United FC / Posted 20 hours ago
By Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Goalscorer Daniel Barlaser was "proud" of Newcastle United's under-21s on Monday night, despite their 2-1 defeat to Stoke City. Right-back Jamie Sterry was somewhat harshly sent off in the 11th minute... Read more
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chroniclelive
Fears rural areas could be left behind by North East devolution dealJust two of the seven North East Combined Authority (NECA) councils in line for
Fears rural areas could be left behind by North East devolution deal
chroniclelive / Posted 21 hours ago
Just two of the seven North East Combined Authority (NECA) councils in line for a £1.3bn deal are predominantly rural, leading to fears that they could miss out on investments when an elected mayor is handing out the cash. A report set to go before... Read more
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chroniclelive
Diabetes breakthrough as Newcastle medics lead pioneering research to help sufferersPioneering research by North East medics has revealed how a common diabetes dru
Diabetes breakthrough as Newcastle medics lead pioneering research to help sufferers
chroniclelive / Posted 21 hours ago
Pioneering research by North East medics has revealed how a common diabetes drug is helping aid recovery from a heart attack. Heart disease is the leading cause of illness in diabetic patients across the world. It accounts for more than half of all... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesSunset over the River Tyne That’s the end of today’s blog. You can join us ag
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Sunset over the River Tyne That’s the end of today’s blog. You can join us again tomorrow from 6.30am for more breaking news. Have a great evening. A couple who tried to sell an iPad online to raise cash for their wedding day have been left empty... Read more
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Cardiff City Online
Loan watchTuesday 2nd February Ok, 'back by popular demand' is a conceit but it's back a
Loan watch
Cardiff City Online / Posted yesterday
Tuesday 2nd February Ok, 'back by popular demand' is a conceit but it's back anyway so deal with it. A surprisingly quiet January followed by no senior players going out yesterday leaves us with only nine players on loan for now and that's assuming... Read more
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chroniclelive
North East councils to suffer funding cuts as Government sends cash southNorth East councils were preparing to implement cuts to services after the Gove
North East councils to suffer funding cuts as Government sends cash south
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
North East councils were preparing to implement cuts to services after the Government confirmed it was pressing ahead with a dramatic reduction in funding. To add insult to injury, ministers announced that councils would receive £150 million a year... Read more
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Northern Echo
Legal high warning after another 20 cases over the weekendSymptoms recorded range from seizures, unconsciousness, shortness of breath, vo
Legal high warning after another 20 cases over the weekend
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
Symptoms recorded range from seizures, unconsciousness, shortness of breath, vomiting, aggression, palpitations, agitation and even foaming at the mouth. The ambulance service says most of the incidents have been concentrated in the West End of... Read more
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chroniclelive
'It's grim up North' - A talk this week examines a controversial view of the North EastHow do you feel about this description of the Geordie accent? A “most barbarou
'It's grim up North' - A talk this week examines a controversial view of the North East
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
How do you feel about this description of the Geordie accent? A “most barbarous, monotonous and irritating twang”. Or what about this description of Gateshead? “The whole town appeared to have been carefully planned by an enemy of the human race.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Jermain Defoe for England? They could do a lot worse for Euro 2016The 33-year-old has not played international football since November 2013. When
Jermain Defoe for England? They could do a lot worse for Euro 2016
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
The 33-year-old has not played international football since November 2013. When he moved to Major League Soccer weeks later, that looked like the end of his England career, and more than likely it was. But then, it seemed like the end of his time as... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
FA TROPHY DRAW: Woking get Grimsby Town away in laHaving reached the Quarter Finals for the first time in ten years, the last thi
FA TROPHY DRAW: Woking get Grimsby Town away in la
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
Having reached the Quarter Finals for the first time in ten years, the last thing Woking fans wanted was a tough draw - but now the Cards will have to do it the hard way if they are to progress further. A 1-0 win over Oxford City was enough to see... Read more
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Northern Echo
Students take part in hair and beauty contestSTUDENTS from across the North-East have been taking part in a regional hair an
Students take part in hair and beauty contest
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
STUDENTS from across the North-East have been taking part in a regional hair and beauty competition. It was held today (Monday, February 8) at the Federation Brewery, Gateshead, and was made up of ten competing colleges. The North-East heat of the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Who will Gateshead play the FA Trophy quarter-finals?The Heed will travel to Aspin’s former club FC Halifax Town on February 27 – if
Who will Gateshead play the FA Trophy quarter-finals?
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
The Heed will travel to Aspin’s former club FC Halifax Town on February 27 – if the Shaymen overcome Chester in tomorrow’s rearranged third-round tie. The 50-year-old steered the Yorkshire outfit to three promotions and into the Conference Premier... Read more
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chroniclelive
End of an era as Bensham homes set to be bulldozed after years of legal wranglingPhase one of the demolition saw 110 houses bulldozed in Armstrong Street before
End of an era as Bensham homes set to be bulldozed after years of legal wrangling
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Phase one of the demolition saw 110 houses bulldozed in Armstrong Street before phase two and three - which would homes demolished in Brighton Road and Westminster Street - were halted. But in 2014 a judge in the High Court ruled for the houses to... Read more
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Newcastle United FC
Gilliead And Cabella On TargetBy Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Cabella scored a fine goal for M
Gilliead And Cabella On Target
Newcastle United FC / Posted yesterday
By Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Cabella scored a fine goal for Marseille against Paris Saint Germain on Sunday. The Frenchman carried the ball from inside his own half before unleashing a low drive beyond Kevin Trapp in the 25th minute... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesSunset over the River Tyne Heading to and from Durham? Their county council ha
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Sunset over the River Tyne Heading to and from Durham? Their county council has a list of traffic cameras so you can plan your trip. Traffic at 7.30 #Gilesgate & #LeazesBowl rdbts. View cameras on more routes into Durham: https://t.co/losxrwSuvj... Read more
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chroniclelive
Blaydon MP 'deeply concerned' over future of mental health beds in Gateshead and NewcastleAn MP is “deeply concerned” about plans that could see mental health beds trans
Blaydon MP 'deeply concerned' over future of mental health beds in Gateshead and Newcastle
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
An MP is “deeply concerned” about plans that could see mental health beds transferred from Gateshead and Newcastle. This is one of the proposals for mental health inpatient services under a public consultation that ends this week. Mr Anderson is... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sally Allan: Family and friends pay tribute to Ponteland mum at moving memorial serviceHusband Gordon spoke of his enduring love for the woman he had married at the s
Sally Allan: Family and friends pay tribute to Ponteland mum at moving memorial service
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Husband Gordon spoke of his enduring love for the woman he had married at the same church 37 years earlier and their sons Clive and David and daughter Claire spoke of how she had shaped their lives. There was plenty laughter too as friends and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Alarm helps young scientists win through to national finalsThe team won the North-east title and will go on to represent the region at the
Alarm helps young scientists win through to national finals
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The team won the North-east title and will go on to represent the region at the national awards being held at the annual Big Bang Fair at the NEC in Birmingham from March 16-19. Joining the Peterlee team in the finals will be a team from Emmanuel... Read more
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Northern Echo
Call goes out for would-be teachers amid North-East baby boomThe programme currently places 129 trainees in schools in Middlesbrough, Stockt
Call goes out for would-be teachers amid North-East baby boom
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The programme currently places 129 trainees in schools in Middlesbrough, Stockton, Durham, Newcastle, Gateshead, Northumberland and Darlington. The Carmel Teacher Training Partnership, which involves primary and secondary schools from across the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead 1-0 Fylde: Tynesiders battle their way in next round of FA TrophyLeading marksman Ryan Bowman, on course for his best season in front of goal, s
Gateshead 1-0 Fylde: Tynesiders battle their way in next round of FA Trophy
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Leading marksman Ryan Bowman, on course for his best season in front of goal, scored the all important goal after 73 minutes. It was enough to put the Tynesiders into the last eight of the Trophy, the quarter-final draw taking place at Wembley... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
MATCH REPORT: Woking reach FA Trophy Quarter Final Joe Quigley`s first-half strike was enough to put Woking into the last eight
MATCH REPORT: Woking reach FA Trophy Quarter Final
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
Joe Quigley`s first-half strike was enough to put Woking into the last eight of the FA Trophy and bag £7000 in prize money. The scoreline suggests this was a tight, hard-fought victory for the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Could you? Call goes out for would-be teachers amid North-East baby boomThe programme currently places 129 trainees in schools in Middlesbrough, Stockt
Could you? Call goes out for would-be teachers amid North-East baby boom
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The programme currently places 129 trainees in schools in Middlesbrough, Stockton, Durham, Newcastle, Gateshead, Northumberland and Darlington. The Carmel Teacher Training Partnership, which involves primary and secondary schools from across the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
We've had THREE sets of twins - and they saved our marriageSo the last thing Tracey and David Jacobs would have expected to fix it was hav
We've had THREE sets of twins - and they saved our marriage
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
So the last thing Tracey and David Jacobs would have expected to fix it was having a THIRD pair. The couple had no intention of adding to their brood ­after ­struggling with Diego and Armani, seven, and Dolcie and Elisia, Four. But unplanned Star... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sally Allan might be alive today if she'd spoken of her mental health concernsTragic Sally Allan might be alive today if she had spoken to her family about h
Sally Allan might be alive today if she'd spoken of her mental health concerns
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Tragic Sally Allan might be alive today if she had spoken to her family about her mental health problems, her grieving husband said. They were determined to attend despite it being just three days since Sally’s body was found. “We knew she was a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Queen Elizabeth Gateshead midwife named the best in the north \nA North midwife has been named the best in the region following a late career c
Queen Elizabeth Gateshead midwife named the best in the north \n
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
A North midwife has been named the best in the region following a late career change. Gillian Coulthard was a council worker handling insurance claims made by the public in 2002 when her mother died. After returning to school to study for A-levels... Read more
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Newcastle United FC
Introducing Barlaser, Gibson And WilliamsBy Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Daniel Barlaser, Liam Gibson and
Introducing Barlaser, Gibson And Williams
Newcastle United FC / Posted 3 days ago
By Dan King - Newcastle United Digital Editor Daniel Barlaser, Liam Gibson and Callum Williams have all been named on the bench for the match against the Baggies. England under-18 international Barlaser has been an unused substitute once before, in... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Dales woman Molly planning a series of charity runs after battling cancerA SETTLE woman who has been battling back from breast cancer is celebrating her
Dales woman Molly planning a series of charity runs after battling cancer
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A SETTLE woman who has been battling back from breast cancer is celebrating her last chemotherapy session by planning a series of charity runs. Keen runner Molly Fuchs says she can't wait to hit the road again, after several months of treatment, to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle beauty salon's makeover gets a royal seal of approvalA new salon which aims to be a cut above the competition has received a royal s
Newcastle beauty salon's makeover gets a royal seal of approval
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
A new salon which aims to be a cut above the competition has received a royal seal of approval. The London-born daughter of Prince Tomislav - second son of the King of Yugoslavia - is also a judge of the Northern Design Awards and was invited as a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead dance school to raise funds for charities through Theatre Royal recitalOver 300 pupils at the Eve Trew School of Dance, aged between 3 and 80, will da
Gateshead dance school to raise funds for charities through Theatre Royal recital
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Over 300 pupils at the Eve Trew School of Dance, aged between 3 and 80, will dance in a number of different styles to fundraise for the North of England Children’s Cancer Research Fund and the Rainbow Trust - charities very close to dance school... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Eastleigh FC (H): Form, Past Results & More!What's being said in the forum now? Not going to the game today? Join us on Vi
Eastleigh FC (H): Form, Past Results & More!
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
What's being said in the forum now? Not going to the game today? Join us on Vital Lincoln City for Team News, Match Updates & LIVE Vanarama National League ScoresRIGHT HERE.Last 6 Lincoln City Results:Grimsby Town 2-0 Lincoln City Next 2 Fixtures... Read more
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chroniclelive
Neil Aspin praises Gateshead's work ethic as they aim for the last eight of the FA TrophyThe Heed are unbeaten in their last six outings in all competitions, shipping j
Neil Aspin praises Gateshead's work ethic as they aim for the last eight of the FA Trophy
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
The Heed are unbeaten in their last six outings in all competitions, shipping just two goals in the process. National League North outfit Fylde are next in line, with a place in the quarter-finals of the Trophy at stake. Managed by former Bury,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland U21s 0-1 PSV U21s: Black Cats knocked out of European competitionA composed left-foot finish from PSV skipper, and Holland Under-21 internationa
Sunderland U21s 0-1 PSV U21s: Black Cats knocked out of European competition
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
A composed left-foot finish from PSV skipper, and Holland Under-21 international, Clint Leemans on the hour mark was enough to separate the sides. It was a stale Sunderland performance and they will be disappointed not to have progressed to the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Disturbing sketch reveals where Gateshead residents are likely to live the longestIt may be a colourful children’s drawing but it hides a disturbing message. Th
Disturbing sketch reveals where Gateshead residents are likely to live the longest
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
It may be a colourful children’s drawing but it hides a disturbing message. The sketch in the Gateshead Public Health Annual Report pictures a group of young children ready to take a bus journey around the borough. For women the figure is 8.8... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead campaigner works with North East bus company to highlight hidden disabilitiesJo Milne has launched the fight for people with ‘invisible’ disabilities like s
Gateshead campaigner works with North East bus company to highlight hidden disabilities
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Jo Milne has launched the fight for people with ‘invisible’ disabilities like sensory loss, chronic pain and mental health conditions. She has also been campaigning tirelessly to raise awareness of her own condition, Usher Syndrome, which causes... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesBeautiful Newcastle city skyline by David Duff MP Chi Onwurah and, inset, Roos
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Beautiful Newcastle city skyline by David Duff MP Chi Onwurah and, inset, Roosh Daryush Valizadeh During an urgent question in the House of Commons on his planned tour of the UK, Newcastle Central MP Ms Onwurah said Mr V was “an attention seeker so... Read more
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chroniclelive
Landmark church of St Chad's in Gateshead celebrates completion of major reroofing projectA landmark Tyneside church is celebrating the completion of four months of rero
Landmark church of St Chad's in Gateshead celebrates completion of major reroofing project
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
A landmark Tyneside church is celebrating the completion of four months of reroofing work. It was opened in 1903, in High Victorian Gothic and Arts and Crafts style. The work entailed replacing all the slates on the nave and tower, the highest... Read more
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