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What's On

Win: Tickets to see Caroline Flack and Tom Chambers in Crazy for You at Newcastle Theatre Royal

Theatre and Comedy
Stranglers singer Baz Warne will perform a live gig at Fausto Coffee

The Stranglers frontman to perk up Sunderland coffee shop with solo acoustic gig

Music
Frankie & the Heartstrings

Frankie & the Heartstrings to headline celebration of North East music

Music
The roof garden at The Botanist

REVIEW: The Botanist, Monument Mall, Newcastle city centre

Eating Out

Sunderland pop choir and African Caribbean group among art projects to get funding

Whats on

Win: Tickets to see Elaine Paige on North East tour date

Music

Sunderland support acts check out Empire stage ahead of Dave Stewart gig

Music

Football talk-ins to be held at Sunderland’s Peacock pub

Whats on

Review: Jess Glynne, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland

Music
Butcher John Stirk

Just the tonic: Sunderland butcher creates gin sausage

Eating Out

REVIEW: The Botanist, Monument Mall, Newcastle city centre

Eating Out
Byron's restaurant, Seaham Hall

Seaham Hall’s Byron’s restaurant added to guide of top places to dine in the UK

Eating Out
The price of a bacon sandwich looks set to soar.

Is the price of a bacon sarnie about to soar?

Lifestyle
A range of pastry products have been recalled.

Asda and Lidl recall steak bakes and pasties over glass fragment fears

Lifestyle 1

Album review: The Fall - New Facts Emerge

Music
The Manchester North of England boxset, out now on Cherry Red Records.

Review: Various Artists - Manchester North of England boxset

Music
Madness will be in the region this weekend

10 things to do in the North East this weekend and beyond

Music
Frankie & the Heartstrings

Frankie & the Heartstrings to headline celebration of North East music

Music
Dan Luke, general manager at The Peacock

Football talk-ins to be held at Sunderland’s Peacock pub

Whats on 2

Win: Tickets to see Caroline Flack and Tom Chambers in Crazy for You at Newcastle Theatre Royal

Theatre and Comedy
Brenda Edwards, centre, in the previous tour of Hairspray

WIN: Brenda Edwards on returning to Hairspray + win tickets to Sunderland Empire show

Theatre and Comedy
Obi-Wan Kenobi

Obi-Wan Kenobi set for standalone Star Wars movie by Billy Elliot director

Film
Talitha Bateman as Janice.

Cinema: Annabelle: Creation - 'horror is a great example of why we all love to go to the movies...’

Film
Ethan Hawke, as Everett Lewis, and Sally Hawkins, as Maud Lewis.

Cinema: Oscar beckons once again for Sally Hawkins as she portrays artist in Maudie

Film
Robert Hardy has died at the age of 91, his family said. Picture: PA.

Harry Potter actor Robert Hardy dies aged 91

Film

Jam and Jerusalem: Celebrating 100 years of the Women's Institute in the North East

County Durham
Ministry of Defence file phot of a Spitfire P7350 (front) flying alongside Hurricane LF363 (back) from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, over RAF Conningsby.

Sunderland Airshow stars grounded: Battle of Britain Memorial Flight plans hit by safety fears

Sunderland
Jennie Brewis and Laura Brewis at Fausto Coffee

Sunderland pop choir and African Caribbean group among art projects to get funding

Whats on
The Watch House on the South Pier. Photo by Alec Jones.

South Shields Watch House wins public vote to be turned into Lego model

Arts