Recognising and rewarding the best of North East creative talent tonight at the Journal Culture Awards in Sunderland
The Pendlebury Award recognises decades of effort for the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
The Neville Street bar is undergoing a complete transformation to complement the regeneration of the Central Station area
Wednesday will see a bright start in the North East but the Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for rain from 4pm - 11.50pm which could see storms hit
Newcastle United pair Fabricio Coloccini and Tim Krul are crucially important says Mick Quinn - who is getting nervous about transfer inactivity
Brought together by beer, Team Booze is using its beer skills to raise charity funds in the region
Both Eurostar and Shuttle services were halted because of fire on the tracks at Calais caused by demonstrators.
He went on to suggest that labs should be segregated. The audience of female scientists and science journalists was unimpressed, one of them Tweeted what he’d said and the furore began"
As testosterone levels fell, blokes stopped fighting and banging their heads together, became more sociable and, cooperating with the females, became the hunter-gatherers that have ruled creation ever since"
Blatter himself may be interviewed by Swiss police. So is he corrupt? If he behaved criminally, the FBI will prove it"
We did not jump off the sofa and head off to Manchester whose video rather confusingly showed a picture of Buckingham Palace"
I still struggle to resist squealing with pleasure when close to an engine hissing steam, oozing oil and smelling, well, wonderful. There was always a magic about steam: there still is"
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Editor-in-Chief, Trinity Mirror North East
Darren was appointed editor of the Chronicle in September 2011, following a six-year spell as editor of the Evening Gazette in Teesside.
He has held a number of senior roles on regional newspapers across England, Scotland and Wales over the last 15 years and is now editor-in-chief of Trinity Mirror North East.