Tyne and Wear

Birthday card appeal for brain tumour girl's seventh birthday

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sat, 11/16/2019 - 12:47
Lyla O'Donovan's family are asking people around the world to send cards for her seventh birthday.
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Hedgehog death reward 'reinvested' to educate children

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 18:11
A charity put up the money for information after a hedgehog was kicked to death in Sunderland.
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Jack Ross: Hibernian appoint former Sunderland manager

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 14:56
Jack Ross says he is "proud" to have been confirmed as Hibernian's new head coach on a three-and-a-half-year deal.
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Two schools in Jarrow and Stockton shut amid norovirus outbreak

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 11:24
Hundreds of pupils and staff at two schools in Jarrow and Stockton show signs of a vomiting bug.
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Tyne and Wear Metro drivers turn down 15% pay rise

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 20:43
Nexus says it is "astonished" that Aslef and RMT members rejected the "unprecedented" offer.
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Ex-Sunderland boss Ross bound for Hibs

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 20:11
Hibernian are poised to appoint former Sunderland manager Jack Ross as their new head coach.
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Lumiere 2019: Durham lights up for 10 year anniversary of festival

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 16:42
Incredible illuminations are lighting up the skies at Lumiere 2019 in Durham for the festival's ten year anniversary. Let's take a look at the brightest and best.
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Durham Lumiere: Washed-up artwork shows plastic pollution

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 15:59
Hundreds of pieces of plastic waste are turned into a kaleidoscopic sculpture for a festival.
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Thousands break speed limit after Salters Bridge reopens

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 15:49
The reopening, to ease congestion during nearby roadworks, has led to extra traffic on Hollywell Avenue.
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Mark Needham custody death: Nurse spent 'seconds' checking inmate

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 13:13
A jury hears she did not think the 52-year-old was in any "danger" of alcohol withdrawal seizures.
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Jamaal Lascelles: Newcastle captain out with knee injury until New Year

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 12:08
Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles will be out with a knee injury until the New Year, the club say.
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General election 2019: Are ads and leaflets on tactical voting misleading people?

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:18
There's a wealth of election leaflets and ads encouraging tactical voting, but are some based on misleading information?
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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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