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Sunderland’s new Chop House restaurant aims to raise the ‘steaks’

Eating Out
Tosca, Derwent Street

REVIEW: Is Tosca in Sunderland worth singing about?

Eating Out

Designer of iconic The Clash and The Damned record sleeves celebrated in Sunderland exhibition

Whats on

Seaham mum features in Bafta-nominated I, Daniel Blake

Film

Little Mix in line for three Brit Awards

Music

Former Shields Gazette and Sunderland Echo editor co-writes darkly comic play about fake news and struggling newspapers

Theatre and Comedy
Craig David is up for a BRIT Award.

Sunderland Echo reporter asked to help choose this year’s BRIT Award winners

Music
Little Mix

Little Mix announce open air Durham gig

Music

Evolution Emerging seeks top new talent for music festival

Music
Do you buy vinyl records? Picture: Pixabay.

Record shops will make a comeback, Rick Wakeman predicts

Music
Rick Parfitt on stage with Status Quo. Pic: PA.

Status Quo arrive by tour bus for Rick Parfitt's funeral as he gets rock 'n' roll send-off

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Olly Murs

WIN: Ten pairs of tickets to see Olly Murs

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Artist Chris Morton

Designer of iconic The Clash and The Damned record sleeves celebrated in Sunderland exhibition

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The cast of Beauty and The Beast.

REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast, Westovian Theatre, South Shields, until January 21

News

Art exhibition is created by using gifts from the Tyne

News
Artist Chris Morton

Designer of iconic The Clash and The Damned record sleeves celebrated in Sunderland exhibition

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A Bonmarche store

Bag yourself a VIP shopping experience at Dalton Park

Arts
Left to right, David Roberts, Steve Knight, Graeme Thompson, Fiona Brown, Iraa Kadchha, Coun John Kelly, Annabel Turpin and Andrew Mackay.

Meet the new team to lead Sunderland’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid

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The Chop House at The Dun Cow. Madeleine and David Gill

Sunderland’s new Chop House restaurant aims to raise the ‘steaks’

Eating Out 4
Tosca, Derwent Street

REVIEW: Is Tosca in Sunderland worth singing about?

Eating Out 3
John Williams

How a South Shields chef went from peeling spuds to winning a Michelin star at The Ritz

Eating Out 1
Ewen Bremner (Spud), Ewan McGregor (Renton), Jonny Lee Miller (Sickboy) and Robert Carlyle (Begbie) from the film Trainspotting 2. Picture: Sony Pictures Releasing/PA.

Choose mildly positive reviews: Trainspotting sequel wins over critics

Film
Julie Nicholson with Ken Loach

Seaham mum features in Bafta-nominated I, Daniel Blake

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Carrie Fisher.

Carrie Fisher won't be digitally recreated in future Star Wars films, says Lucasfilm

Film
Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson officially cast in Star Wars Han Solo spin-off film

Film