Tyne and Wear

Coronavirus: Most Newcastle primary schools to reopen

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 19:02
Older children, such as those in Year six, are expected to return first in Newcastle on Monday.
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Newcastle takeover: Premier League to 'fully consider' Hatice Cengiz concerns

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 17:19
Premier League chief executive Richard Masters says he will "fully consider" calls for Newcastle United's proposed takeover to be blocked.
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Beamish Museum: Durham Police probe 'serious financial incident'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 14:33
Beamish Museum said it had reported a "serious incident" to the Charity Commission and Durham Police.
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Newcastle pub late-night levy plea to government

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 14:11
The Campaign for Real Ale says it is "simply not right" bars still have to pay a late night levy.
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Berwick and Whitley Bay dolphin harassments prompt police warning

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 12:42
Police dealt with two separate incidents of people on jet skies harassing dolphins.
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Durham's New Elvet Bridge to close for up to 14 months

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 09:33
The bridge was built in 1975 and needs "crucial repairs" with major disruption expected.
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Coronavirus lockdown wildlife recordings appeal

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 00:18
Scientists want people to send them recordings of their wildlife experiences under the lockdown.
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Coronavirus: Job-hunting advice for graduates, from the Class of 2008

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 00:16
We asked three people who hit the job market just as recession was biting, what got them through.
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Coronavirus: Care home bosses 'put up smokescreen' over deaths

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:44
A resident's son says he only found out more than 20 people had died after reading it online.
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Peterlee body 'is that of man missing for five months'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 19:17
Police believe the body found in woodland is that of Gordon Marriott, aged 51.
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Coronavirus and face coverings: the correct way to wear them

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 17:43
Across the world, people are being asked to wear face coverings to help stop coronavirus from spreading.
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Police praise woman who wrestled hammer burglar

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 15:54
The hammer-wielding intruder threatened to stab her as she grappled with him in her kitchen.
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Sunderland death: Four arrested on suspicion of man's murder

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 12:28
Two men and two women are arrested on suspicion of murdering a man in a house in Sunderland.
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Coronavirus: Havannah Reserve vandals chop trees, set fires and leave litter

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 10:36
Vandals have "abused" the nature reserve, which is home to the rare animals, conservators say.
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Dominic Cummings's Durham cottage plans investigated

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:40
A council is looking into whether where the PM's adviser stayed had the correct planning permission.
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Newcastle motorist denies man's murder in crash

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:00
A 32-year-old denies murdering a man who was killed in a crash in Newcastle.
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Coronavirus: Durham markets to reopen after three-month closure

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 14:27
The popular indoor and outdoor markets in Durham closed in March because of the coronavirus outbreak.
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Newcastle United: Fans accuse club of 'dereliction of duty' over season ticket plans

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 13:51
Newcastle United are accused of a "dereliction of duty" toward their supporters after not communicating season ticket plans.
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How World in Motion heralded England's leap out of the dark ages

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 00:43
How New Order's World in Motion topped the charts 30 years ago, symbolising a "cultural revolution".
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Nissan says UK factory under no-deal Brexit threat

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 00:40
Ashwani Gupta tells BBC Business Editor Simon Jack that the business would "not be sustainable".
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