Sea angling

Harking back to last week's column on swordfish; I think there could be other sword fish in the North Sea.

Sea angling

Wow - and what on earth is that doing here? That's all I can say after seeing the swordfish after it was landed at Blyth.

Sea angling

It seems as if anglers are spoilt for choice with so many opens, sweepstakes and matches taking place.

Sea angling

Want some variety in your catches? Then head for the Kircudbright area.

Stars line up for Ant and Dec's big day of golf

Rocker Alice Cooper and EastEnders hard man Ross Kemp were yesterday confirmed as taking part in a star-studded golfing tournament.

Michelle gives Cowell an X

Glamour model Michelle Marsh became the third celeb booted off X Factor: Battle of the Stars last night.

Motorist cut free

Firefighters were called to cut free a motorist yesterday after a car smashed into a wall on Tyneside.

Sea angling

"i have just lost the biggest fish I have ever hooked, you should have seen the size of it must have been at least 20lb.

TV's new Mr Nasty

Wearside-born programme-maker Chris Cowey followed in the footsteps of Simon Cowell last night as a judge on ITV1's latest tuneful reality show.

Sea angling

The long casters took the top prizes in the Seaham Open, Davy Borwell taking the North East's biggest single prize of £1000 for the heaviest fish - a cod of 6.41lb - from the Green Wall.

Friends tell me a great read is on the cards

Literature recommendations are to be the order of World Book Day on Thursday.

Switch on to new way of lighting up

We've come a long way from those dingy days when the only options of light in the home varied somewhere between a 30-watt, and, if you really wanted to push the boat out, a 100-watt bulb.

No soft soap for Kym the Popstar

Hear'Say's Kym Marsh on life as a popstar...

United Survive The Jeremy Beadle Contest

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