A North East yoga studio have raised money to help the victims of the Nepal earthquake. Happy Yoga Newcastle, set up by Jo Hutton in 2014, opened the doors on a new city centre location on Monday, May 25, and held an event which raised £331.79. The event included a gong […]
Pictures: North News and Pictures (NNP). Stormy skies and foreboding clouds above the North East this afternoon, as spring ends on a wet note, with the latest MET Office statistics showing this past month has seen 31 per cent more rain than the 1981-2010 average.
Police are keen to speak to a man following an incident at Mowbray Park in Sunderland. At about 5pm on Tuesday, May 26, a two-year-old child was on a roundabout ride at Mowbray Park, when an unknown man approached the roundabout and spun the roundabout fast. It caused the toddler […]
Newcastle United legends and rugby stars has taken on a challenge, raising £1,750 for the NSPCC and helping promote the First Utility Super League heading to the North-East for the 2015 Magic Weekend this weekend. As the First Utility Super League lands in football-mad Newcastle on May 30 and 31 for Magic […]
Newcastle United hero Alan Shearer has said he will not be renewing his season ticket for the new season at St James’ Park. The 44-year-old spoke to Radio 1 breakfast host Nick Grimshaw this morning and told the Northern presenter that him and his nine mates would not be keeping their private box for […]
Pictures & video: NNP. A premature baby, whose heart was the size of a thumbnail when he underwent cardiac surgery and was put in a sandwich bag to keep his tiny body warm, has celebrated his first birthday today after a miracle recovery. One-year-old Noah Clarey needed a complex operation to save his […]
Picture: Janice Clish, 56, from Horden, County Durham, who alerted authorities after discovering an abandoned baby on her doorstep with help from her partner’s pet terrier dog Zak (pictured here). Picture credit: North News & Pictures. The mother of abandoned baby boy Jack, who was found by a pet dog […]
Sunderland councillors and community groups helped launch a health and wellbeing project earlier this week at the Springwell Village Community Venue. The project Washington Way, part of the Washington Way to Well Being initiative, is an extensive network of paths and routes suitable for a wide range of users. It […]
A peadophile and his girlfriend, who systematically abused a child in a series of depraved acts, are now behind bars. John Brooker, 68, and Lesley Trewhitt, 56, were told they knew what they were doing when they abused the child in the Northallerton and Hartlepool areas in the 1990s. Mr Brooker, of Lansdowne Gardens, Newcastle, admitted […]
Sunderland AFC have released a video message, showing team players thanking all fans for their support. The video was published on the SAFC YouTube channel yesterday and has already been seen 2,759 there and another 29,130 times on the SAFC Facebook page.