Northumbria University academic Dr Lee Barron looks at the place of charity singles in popular culture
Journal columnist and poet Kate Fox has a very different take on the new Band Aid single and who does or does not appear on it
Our reviewer Karen Wilson is not amused by a stage spoof of Fifty Shades of Grey starring former Emmerdale actress Adele Silva
THE fiancee of murder victim Kevin Johnson has revealed how today marks a painful anniversary – it is exactly one year since he asked her to marry him.
A CAMPAIGN to secure longer jail terms for murderers was taken on to the streets by the family of Sunderland stabbing victim Kevin Johnson this weekend.
THE family of a young father stabbed to death have launched a campaign to secure harsher jail terms for the perpetrators of knife crime.
THE search is on for the next apprentice. But this time the lucky winner will not be working in the world of business, they will be tutored by one of the country’s top artists.
A CROWN court judge has condemned the growing knife culture among British youth after jailing three teenage murderers.
THREE teenagers are facing life prison terms after being convicted yesterday of murdering a young North father who had the courage to walk outside his home and ask them to be quiet.
A TEENAGER accused of murdering a young dad has blamed an accomplice who he described as “drunk” and “hyper”.
THREE teenagers stabbed a father to death after he confronted them over their rowdy behaviour, Newcastle Crown Court was told yesterday.
A young father stabbed to death outside his home had gone to ask rowdy youths to keep quiet, it was claimed last night.
Scores of "nuns" have signed up to run in support of St Oswald's Hospice.
A mother strapped herself to the top of a plane thousands of feet above ground for a courageous stunt in memory of her son.
A keen runner paralysed by a mountain bike accident has vowed to complete this year's Great North Run as a wheelchair athlete - less than six months after leaving hospital.
The mother of a little girl fighting leukaemia is urging people to get involved in a fundraising campaign for the charity helping her through the ordeal.
A mother is taking on a courageous stunt in her son's memory.
We are told that Tony Blair on behalf of the Government is going to put hundreds of millions of pounds in the tsunami fund.