The first play written by 82-year-old stage and television actress Helen Russell has already sold more than 1,000 tickets.
Soldier Anthony Stewart, 27, of Portsoy, Banff, Scotland, who strangled best friend Private Andrew Dobson, 23, with a rifle sling and then tried to resuscitate him was found guilty of murder yesterday and ordered to serve at least 13 and a half years in jail at Winchester Crown Court yesterday.
Emmerdale star Ben Freeman has been charged with rape while on holiday in Barbados, the Foreign Office confirmed today.
It's pantomime time again, which can only mean one thing .
Chicago at Sunderland Empire until November 18
Dale Meeks is returning to his roots for a two-week dose of razzle-dazzle.
WeightWatchers is celebrating its 10-year anniversary of the well-known points system.
Former Neighbours actress Anne Charleston - the Australian soap's Madge Bishop - is joining Emmerdale.
Baby Spice Emma Bunton, ex-Bad Girls star Claire King and EastEnders actress Louisa Lytton have signed up for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.
Tim Healy is taking time out from his month-long run on the Edinburgh Fringe tonight to share the stage with one of his comedy heroes.
Members of Castle Morpeth Council's executive board will today consider a request to provide a stair lift at Morpeth Town Hall so that more disabled people can use the upstairs ballroom of the building.
Soaps are all about make believe but David Whetstone explains how fate has brought two real-life brothers together on Emmerdale.
My Fair Lady at Sunderland Empire until May 27
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.
This is the Geordie musician who has been catapulted to fame alongside crooner Tony Christie.
She may be best-known for her appearances in soaps including Emmerdale, Hollyoaks and Brookside, but actress Julie Peasgood is just at home in her quaint patio garden as she is in front of the cameras.