Author: Amy Stark

Man found guilty of murder

Man found guilty of murder

An elderly couple were attacked last year in their home in Elswick where they were found with life threatening injuries. On Friday, December 12, 64-year-old Eric Ruddy and 54-year-old Carl Ruddy of Bentinck Street were taken to the RVI where they were pronounced dead. Today, a jury found their son, […]

Tall tales in Tyne and Wear

Tall tales in Tyne and Wear

‘They are among us’ according to reports of sightings across Tyne and Wear. Strange lights dancing above Jarrow, flashes of white lights shooting over Washington, green objects floating in the sky: we are not alone. Or so we’re led to understand by UFO sites reporting what they’ve seen in the North […]

Sunderland: night in the museums

Sunderland: night in the museums

Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens is taking part in the national Museums at Night event this Saturday with an ‘out of hours’ free programme. The programme will involve music, arts and craft activities among the galleries and displays, and it will be also open to young people accompanied by adults […]

Top 10 #PollingStationSelfie

Top 10 #PollingStationSelfie

1. Pouting & windswept with polling station casually in background. Everything I could wish for in an #ElectionSelfie pic.twitter.com/zU1wV105po — Vikki Stone (@vikkistone) May 7, 2015 2. here’s my little #electionselfie – make sure you go out and vote today and make your voice heard pic.twitter.com/Elj0VUOufV — Alex (@alexodam) May […]