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Gin, guts & bewitching bots: night of your LIFE

Fancy spending the night dissecting, drinking and dancing with the dead? The Life Science Centre is opening its doors after dark for a spooktacular adult-only Halloween party. ‘Halloween Late: Bewitching Bots’ is an 18+ event and takes place at the award-winning science complex in Newcastle on Friday 26th October. Sheela Bell, the […]

Art puts spotlight on forgotten group

A new exhibition running this week is shining a light on a little-known and misunderstood section of society – people who are living with dwarfism.  The exhibition, ‘You’re Just Little’, is at the Spectrum Cultural Hub in Seaham until 14 October, and will reveal the challenges, obstacles and assumptions that people […]

BBC brings digital skills to Sunderland

BBC Academy’s digital experts will be delivering free workshops at the University of Sunderland, offering an opportunity to get clued-up on the latest in digital content and hands-on with new technology. The BBC’s Digital Skills Morning will kick off at the National Glass Centre on October 15, 8.45am-1pm providing a special focus on […]

The Deptford Fire Continues: Latest Updates

A large fire at Deptford Terrace is still blazing as firefighters continue to try and eliminate the flames. The former recycling plant caught alight on Monday evening, with smoke being visible in Tynemouth and Whitby. Sunderland City Council are currently working alongside the Fire Service, the Environment Agency, Northumbria Police […]