Whats on

What's On

South Shields singer Brooke Bentham set for homecoming show

Music
James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers at their last Newcastle show in August. Pic: Carl Chambers.

Manic Street Preachers announce new album and UK arena tour

Music
Peter Kay is returning to stand-up comedy after a break of eight years.

Peter Kay announces TWO North East dates as he returns to stand-up comedy

Whats on

What you can expect to see as Lumiere spectacular opens in Durham tonight

Arts

When are the Christmas lights switched on in the Sunderland area?

News

How Durham is transforming for Lumiere spectacular

Arts

Santa Claus to visit Beamish as part of Christmas launch

County Durham
Jeff Lynne's ELO are coming to the Metro Radio Arena.

Jeff Lynne's ELO announce arena tour, including North East date

Music

Review: Manitoba NYC, Think Tank, Sunderland

Music

Food and Drink: It might sound crazy but we’ve being doing stir-fries all wrong, says Ching-He Huang

News
Bonded Warehouse, Fish Quay Sunderland

Fat Hippo burger brand set to open Bonded Warehouse venue in Sunderland

Eating Out
Bill's Restaurant, Durham City.

Culinary treat tops off an afternoon trip to historic city

Lifestyle
We need your help to find the best Italian restaurant in Sunderland.

Can you help us to find Sunderland's best Italian restaurant?

Eating Out

Review: Billy Bragg, Wylam Brewery, Newcastle

Music
South Shields singer Brooke Bentham.

South Shields singer Brooke Bentham set for homecoming show

Music
James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers at their last Newcastle show in August. Pic: Carl Chambers.

Manic Street Preachers announce new album and UK arena tour

Music
Edward Gregson. Photo by Phil Portus.

Sunderland-born musician short-listed in British Composer Awards

Music

Former firefighters enjoy first pints at Sunderland’s new Engine Room pub

Pubs and Clubs

10 things to do in the North East this weekend

Arts

Inside Sunderland’s £3.5m Fire Station culture hub

Sunderland
(Back to camera) Garrett Hedlund as Jamie McAllan. (Front of cart) Mary J. Blige as Florence Jackson (also inset)  and Rob Morgan as Hap Jackson.

Movies And TRAILER: Mary J Blige talks Mudbound

Film
Agyness Deyn.

Can you remember where these films were shot in the North East?

Film
Three new films will be created as part of the franchise.

Star Wars universe to expand with new trilogy of films

Film

Lumiere light festival dazzles Durham

Durham

What you can expect to see as Lumiere spectacular opens in Durham tonight

Arts
The Umbrella Project, Durham Lumiere

10 things to do in the North East this weekend

Arts

Inside Sunderland’s £3.5m Fire Station culture hub

Sunderland
Lumiere What Matters piece installation at St Oswald's Church.
Artist Claudia Moseley

How Durham is transforming for Lumiere spectacular

Arts