Tyne and Wear

Hen harrier disappearance in North Yorkshire a 'serious blow'

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:51
The young adult bird was fitted with a satellite tag but has not been tracked since 1 October.
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Catholic priest jailed for sex abuse granted right to appeal

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:32
Father Michael Higginbottom is told by a judge he may appeal to have his sex abuse convictions quashed.
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Chris Coleman: Sunderland manager confident in face of daunting task

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 17:30
Sunderland boss Chris Coleman says his side will "turn the corner", despite defeat by Aston Villa in his first game.
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South Shields FC fan of 70 years is 'unsung sporting hero'

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 17:11
Richard Bailey is 84 and has supported South Shields FC for more than 70 years. He has been named BBC North East & Cumbria's Unsung Sporting Hero.
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Budget 2017: Redcar Steelworks and Metro get funding

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 15:56
Several North East projects including the Metro and Redcar steelworks have got government funding.
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Newcastle University to develop non-alcoholic fatty liver disease diagnostic test

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:11
A pioneering project brings together doctors, scientists from Europe, and some of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies.
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Ashington driver 'crashed to save passengers' in French Alps

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:06
Maurice Wrightson crashed into boulders to avoid the coach going off the road when the brakes failed.
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Hunt for burglar who has escaped prison

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 10:21
Nicholas Redding is among three people on the run from a Buckinghamshire jail.
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Bradley Lowery's family get JustGiving fundraising award in his memory

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 21:49
The family of the the six-year-old who died from cancer raised £700,000.
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The Likely Lads actor Rodney Bewes dies

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 20:30
The actor who played Bob Ferris in the popular BBC sitcom has died aged 79, his agent confirms.
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Northumbrian Water does not use 'magic'

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:22
Engineers from a majority of the UK's water firms still use divining rods to locate pipes, it emerges.
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Father Christmas visits Morpeth barber for annual trim

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:57
Father Christmas said he always goes to a barber in Northumberland for his annual trim.
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Duncan Watmore: Sunderland striker needs surgery and faces long absence

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 14:44
Sunderland striker Duncan Watmore requires surgery after suffering a suspected cruciate knee ligament injury.
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Gateshead v Barrow

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 13:34
Live coverage of Tuesday's National League game between Gateshead and Barrow.
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Newcastle Falcons: Premiership side to play Northampton at St James' Park

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:12
Newcastle Falcons will play March's Premiership match against Northampton Saints at the city's St James' Park.
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Medomsley detention centre: Seven face abuse charges

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:20
Almost 1,400 men have reported being sexually and physically abused at the youth detention centre.
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Newcastle City Council gives go-ahead for charity-run parks

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 07:58
Newcastle City Council says handing over the running of its 33 parks to volunteers will save money.
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HMP Northumberland 'suffering' with violence and drugs

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 06:26
Privately-run HMP Northumberland recorded 142 violent incidents in six months.
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North of England hardest hit by government cuts

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 00:15
New figures show government spending in the north has fallen, as investment increases in the south.
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Aston Villa v Sunderland

Tyne and Wear BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:02
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Championship game between Aston Villa and Sunderland.
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