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Three teenagers released on bail in Jodie Wilkinson murder investigation

Three teenagers have released on bail in the murder investigation into the death of a North East woman.

Five hundred roles in Royal Mail are available this Christmas.

Royal Mail taking on 500 Christmas staff in the North East

Job-seekers have been given a boost after Royal Mail announced 500 new Christmas posts in the North East.

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Scene from Disney on Ice presents Frozen

REVIEW: Disney on Ice presents Frozen, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

Thaw blimey, what a show!
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Jodie Wilkinson.

Sixth arrest made in connection with Jodie Wilkinson murder

A sixth man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Jodie Wilkinson.

A new electronic device the size of a mobile phone which could transform aftercare for stroke patients and help them regain movement and control of their hands. Pic: Newcastle University.

Mobile phone-sized device could transform stroke patients' lives

A new electronic device the size of a mobile phone could transform aftercare for stroke patients and help them regain movement and control of their hands.
Jodie Wilkinson who died on Monday.

Three further arrests after the fatal stabbing of a North East woman

Five men have now been arrested following the death of Jodie Wilkinson.

Jodie Wilkinson

Police name woman who died after North East stabbing

Police have named a woman who died after being stabbed in a North East street.
How will you be celebrating Bonfire Night this year?

Bonfire Night 2016: What's on in the North East

The countdown is on to one of the most dazzling times of year - Bonfire Night!
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This house in High Street, Easington Lane, was one of those raided this morning.

13 arrested as police carry out human trafficking raids on Wearside

Northumbria Police today made 13 arrests around the region as part of Anti-Slavery Day, which aims to tackle human trafficking.
Stanhope Street, Newcastle. Picture from Google Images.

Murder inquiry after woman stabbed in North East street

Northumbria Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was fatally stabbed.

The Tynemouth Volunteer Lifeboat.

Safety warning after man and woman swept out to sea in 'horrendous' conditions

Members of the public are being warned of the dangers of drinking near the coast after two people were swept out to sea in the early hours of today.

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Corned beef

Boyfriend jailed for throwing corned beef tin at partner's head because he couldn't open it

A boyfriend has been put behind bars after he split his partner's head open in a corned beef tin attack.

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Little Mix perform on stage during the 2016 Brit Awards at the O2 Arena, London. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Little Mix returning to North East arena for Glory Days tour

Little Mix are coming home to the Metro Radio Arena for their Glory Days tour.

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Police have placed a cordon around a property in Gateshead after the discovery of a woman's body.

Murder investigation launched after woman's body is discovered

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a woman's body.
The arrests were made on Saturday.

Four suspected immigration offenders arrested in North East operation

Immigration operations at two North East businesses have led to four people being arrested.

Ambulance chiefs received a dozen 999 calls yesterday to people who had taken what used to be 'legal highs'.

Outlawed drugs are putting people's lives at risk say ambulance chiefs

Ambulance chiefs have warned people they are risking their lives by taking what were 'legal highs'.


Newcastle-Gateshead wins competition to host 'Great Exhibition of the North'

A competition to host the so-called Great Exhibition of the North has been won by Newcastle-Gateshead.
Police have issued a warning about the drugs formerly called legal highs.

Police issue warning about bad batch of drugs after six 'legal highs' users end up in hospital

Police are warning the public about the dangers of taking the drugs formerly known as 'legal highs' after six people ended up ill in hospital after taking them.
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Newcastle United player Rolando Aarons.

Newcastle United footballer Rolando Aarons arrested in nightclub brawl

Newcastle United player Rolando Aarons was one of nine people arrested after an early-hours brawl broke out at a bar.

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Livello in Newcastle. Pic: Google Maps.

Nine arrested as man suffers facial injuries in nightclub brawl

Police are appealing for information after a large-scale disturbance at a Tyneside nightclub.

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