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British Airways announce more flights from Newcastle Airport to London

More new British Airways flights are headed to Newcastle International Airport, it has been revealed

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British Airways owners post profits of £631m

The owner of British Airways moved back into profit today after the business reported “huge progress” in the turnaround of Spanish carrier Iberia

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Heather Arthur trial: Court hears Mark Arthur stabbed his wife at their home in Gosforth

Mark Arthur stabbed his wife Heather in the heart as she tried to break off their marriage, a court heard

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Soaring quarterly profits at British Airways owner IAG

Buoyant demand for British Airways transatlantic flights and the continued overhaul of Spanish carrier Iberia helped their owner to soaring quarterly profits

British Airways' first dreamliner makes a flying visit to Newcastle.

Newcastle Airport: We are in it for the long haul - and happy to host Dreamliner

It’s the future - and airport bosses hope this ultra-modern plane could hold the key to offering more long-haul routes from the North East

Go North East 'a leader in social media'

REGIONAL bus giant Go North East has become the only local company to be ranked in the top 50 of travel social brands – beating international big hitters including British Airways.

Wonga announce NUFC sponsorship deal: Alan Pardew, Derek Llambias, Errol Damelin and Shola Ameobi

Wonga's Newcastle United deal sees St James' Park name reinstated

NEWCASTLE United’s sponsorship deal with moneylender Wonga came with a substantial sweetener yesterday when the new backers renamed the club’s stadium St James’ Park.

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Demba Ba's relief at end to Newcastle goal drought

DEMBA BA never wasted a second worrying why his goals had dried up for Newcastle United.

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Demba Ba asks NUFC fans to forgive absence

DEMBA BA admits it is “unfortunate” that next year’s African Cup of Nations will force him to miss part of Newcastle’s season.

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Danny Guthrie basking in the limelight of high-flying campaign

ONCE upon a time, when he was still a Liverpool player hoping to unseat Steven Gerrard in the Anfield engine room, Danny Guthrie was asked by a football magazine what superpower he would most like to have.

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Demba BA striking out as NUFC attacking hero

DEMBA BA is striking out as Newcastle United’s new attacking hero, but he doesn’t want the number nine.

Calls to reverse air passenger duty as tickets prices soar

AIR tickets will soar in price from today as the Government introduces the first phase of its aviation tax hikes

Latest accountancy graduates are soaring to high-flying career

THE latest students from the UK’s first degree to include work as a chartered accountant have landed themselves high-flying careers.

Stock Watch

THE FTSE 100 tumbled yesterday as many big hitters on the index closed down to drag the index southward and close 119.2 points down at 6277.8.

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New venture aimed at growing IT sector

TWO of the leading lights of the North-East business world have joined forces to establish new software company.


Business of year – ahead of launch

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A COMPANY which hasn’t even launched its product yet has been named business of the year at a prestigious ceremony.

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The digital revolution is well underway

THIS is an area where the Tees Valley is again leading from the front.

North business backs climate change goals

A GREATER sense of urgency is needed if the UK is to achieve its targets for cutting carbon emissions, business leaders warned today.

Model of dedication to hard work

People who moan about the younger generation haven’t met Vicki Ayres, a 21-year-old with a busy life, including a seven-day working week!

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EasyJet posts record profits

NO-FRILLS airline easyJet has delivered a profits haul of £201.9m after flying 37.2 million passengers in the year to September 30.


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