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What's On

Sunderland author pens Coronation Street colouring book

Whats on 1
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Shows to watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime in September

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WATCH: Thousands turn out for annual vehicle rally in Sunderland

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Steam engines provide impressive and unusual back drop for roots music festival

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Durham teenager Samantha Lavery sails through X Factor audition

Durham 5

Lumiere artist will create ship-building spectacular at Sunderland Illuminations

Arts 6
Marnie is third-favourite to win Celebrity Big Brother, according to one bookie.

South Shields reality star Marnie Simpson through to Celebrity Big Brother final

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One of the Snowdogs on a visit to the Winter Gardens. Picture by David Wood

REVEALED: The 13 places in Sunderland you can see the Snowdogs art trail

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REVIEW: Red Hot Chili Peppers help fans forget the mud at Leeds Festival

Music
National Express asked 2,000 people to name their favourite driving song.

The UK names its top 40 driving songs - which one is your favourite?

Music
The front cover of Definitely Maybe, by Oasis

It’s 22 years to the day since Oasis released debut album ‘Definitely Maybe’

Music

Steam engines provide impressive and unusual back drop for roots music festival

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Which acts to look out for at this year’s Lindisfarne Festival

Music
Joe McElderry is starring in the lead role on a UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Joe McElderry to reprise starring role as Joseph heads back out on tour

Theatre and Comedy

Jarrow Town Hall will open its doors during heritage event

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One of the images Michelle tweeted for the campaign

Sunderland shopgirl chosen as face of plus-size clothing brand

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Mick's creation at Lumiere

Lumiere artist will create ship-building spectacular at Sunderland Illuminations

Arts 6
One of the Snowdogs on a visit to the Winter Gardens. Picture by David Wood

REVEALED: The 13 places in Sunderland you can see the Snowdogs art trail

Arts 1
SAFC Ladies with the wildlife-themed Great North Snowdog.

Black Cat players get their claws into Snowdogs arts trail

Arts 3

Recipe for a calmer life - Georgie Hayden tells Kate Whiting about the emotional journey behind her new recipe book

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Shah Choudhury

North East restaurant picks up Oscar of the curry world

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Frankie & Benny's is to close 33 under-performing restaurants.

Frankie & Benny's staff fear for jobs as 33 restaurants to close

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Shows to watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime in September

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Gene Wilder.

Gene Wilder’s greatest on-screen moments

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Qashqais to take on the Death Star? Nissan joins forces with Star Wars for Rogue One project

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The film will be released on August 19. Picture: Ian West/Press Association.

Ricky Gervais: David Brent 'not that bad compared to CBB D-listers'

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