Author: Beth King

The Wizards training session taking place at Mortimer Community College

Are local footballers becoming role models?

Mortimer Community College is where you’ll see players from South Shields Football Club, who have set up a football programme called The Wizards aimed at young children. Managers and players both past and present from South Shields formed the club last year, with the aim of helping them develop physical as […]

Word on Wearside: The Cauld Lad of Hylton

Word on Wearside: The Cauld Lad of Hylton

Since ancient times, ghost stories have been a prominent fixture in folklore for many cultures around the world. The belief in the existence of an afterlife, as well as manifestations of spirits is widespread. Here in the North East there are multiple famous places that are said to be the […]

BREAKING: Britain WILL leave the EU

BREAKING: Britain WILL leave the EU

Britain will leave the European Union, it has officially been confirmed this morning (Friday 24th June)  51.9% of the U.K. population voted for Brexit and to leave the 28 member block Union, that works out as 17,410,742 votes across the country. The North East, joined much of England and Wales, in […]