10 June 2013
Dicksons, the family pork butchers based in South Shields, are keeping all eyes on the pies for their 60th anniversary this year as they announce the winners of their pie design competition with local school children.
5 June 2013
A South Tyneside mum has secured funding to see her revolutionary new bra design developed into a lucrative new business venture.
29 May 2013
Two native New Zealanders who’ve been based in Newcastle are set to embark on an epic 20 000 km adventure, crossing the largest land mass on earth… in a panel van. Laura Glasgow and Chris Pevreal are choosing to travel home in such unusual style to raise money for charity. All funds will go to North of England Children’s Cancer Research, charity for abandoned children Half the Sky as well as the Cancer Society of New Zealand.
24 May 2013
Talented footballers at Gateshead College have proven that they are the best in Britain – and have picked up a fan in the form of double Olympic gold athlete Dame Kelly Holmes.
20 May 2013
Students and staff from a Gateshead College have volunteered their time to take part in a read-a-thon at a local primary school as part of a national day of giving.