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NEW HOMES: Dahlia Bishops Children being pricked out from seed tray to modules.

GARDENING: On Grow For Flavour by James Wong

IN his new Grow For Flavour book, TV botanist James Wong says that just as with big tins of chocolates at Christmas, the flavour of carrots and beetroot is linked to their colour.

NEW HOMES: Dahlia Bishops Children being pricked out from seed tray to modules.

GARDENING: Six climbers to give your fence some flair

GOT acres of bare fence to cover? Or do you fancy an exotic look to your summer garden?

This weekend is a good time to sow seeds such as broad beans.

GARDENING: Jobs for the weekend

THE weather is meant to be positively spring-like this weekend, so here’s a list of jobs you could tackle in the garden.

NEW HOMES: Dahlia Bishops Children being pricked out from seed tray to modules.

GARDENING: Sow far so good for seedlings

PRICKING out seedlings is a job you either love or hate.

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The Vaccines. Picture by Paul Alexander Knox: www.paulalexanderknox.com

WATCH: The Vaccines inject dose of rock at Sunderland’s Pop Recs video

ENERGETIC alternative rockers The Vaccines gave fans a hefty dose of sound as they landed in Wearside for a special gig.

The Vaccines play Hartlepool's Borough Hall. Photos by Marie Westmoreland-Thornhill.

Review: The Vaccines start UK tour in style at Hartlepool’s Borough Hall

IF that was just the warm up, then fans of The Vaccines are in for a treat during the band’s latest UK tour.

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The M�lheimer Zupforchester will play North Shore in St Peters on Wednesday.

German mandolin orchestra set for Sunderland date

A GERMAN orchestra is bringing its sound to Sunderland.

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Catfish and the Bottlemen on stage at the O2 Academy.

LIVE REVIEW: Catfish and the Bottlemen, 02 Academy, Newcastle

INDIE band of the moment Catfish and the Bottlemen delivered an energetic set at Newcastle’s 02 Academy.

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The Cribs

GIG ANNOUNCEMENT: The Cribs, Pop Recs Ltd, tomorrow

THE Cribs will play Sunderland in a double bill of top gigs at a city shop.

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