NEW attractions and plenty of opportunities to get “hands-on” ensured the fifth Countryside Live was a great success with visitors.
TASTEFULLY dressed, the new Melrose show home at David Barlow Homes’ Willows development is leaving a lasting impression on all those that pass through its doors.
SCIENTISTS in the North will next month unveil research that offers a clue to the make-up of the universe.
A whiter shade of grey, with a definite splash of colour is the look to aim for this autumn and winter, according to interiors fashion guru Graeme Fuller.
THE Newcastle Falcons yesterday put their weight behind a campaign to raise money in honour of inspirational Josie Grove.
Northern Rock bosses face grilling; Sir Richard Branson to rebrand US venture; Fashion house Burberry sees sharp profits rise; Oil prices reach further record highs.
NEWS that cattle and sheep within the Bluetongue Protection Zone will be able to move outside the zone to slaughter is a huge help in getting beef and lamb supply chains operating in a more normal fashion, says the English Beef and Lamb Executive.
I’VE just arrived home after being in London doing the Kylie Minogue new video (I did the make-up for her backing band) and then going on to Paris Fashion Week.
FORGET the day jobs, celebrities such as Kate Moss, Gwen Stefani and Kylie Minogue have spent the last few weeks on the campaign trail promoting their new perfumes.
Sharon Musset-Harford has set up her business The Loft in Jesmond, which includes a designer fashion department, hair salon and a nail bar over three floors soon to be topped by a rooftop cafe.
PUPILS at Hotspur Primary School in Newcastle got the chance to dress up as a farmer and milk a cow yesterday, without leaving the comfort of their classroom.
WAGS and followers of fashion stepped out in style last night to welcome the first standalone designer shop in the North-East.
PURPLE’S a colour that looks great on all ages and suits most skin tones,” says Fiona Wellins of Colour Me Beautiful.
Northern Rock's shares lead the footsie risers board; Fashion chain Ted Baker sees contrasting fortunes in its fashion range; Halfords credits new range for improved performance.
Vicky Pepys finds Fallen Angels at Fashion Week. Pictures by Chris Moore.
A BREAST cancer survivor is urging people to indulge their fashion flair to raise money for vital research.
Clothes and accessories may be the focus of London Fashion Week but if you want an insight into next season’s looks, the catwalk is ‘the’ place to pick up hot new beauty trends.
FOR the last few seasons, make-up has not exactly reflected the spirit of the time of year.
Vivienne Westwood speaks to Hannah Davies on the eve of her shop’s opening on Tyneside
WEB browsing seems to work well in tandem with actual shopping these days.
KEEN outdoor swimmer Peter Hayes has come up with a novel business idea to keep people’s belongings dry after an unfortunate incident with his local police.
ALTHOUGH the Marks & Spencer fashion brand Per Una now has its own fragrance to capture its ‘one woman’ essence, perfumers would never be able to create a cologne to personify the man behind the label, George Davies.
LAST night saw the end of another very busy London Fashion Week.
A/SHOW village featuring two striking properties is packed with interiors ideas.
SOME restaurants chase after fashion, regularly changing their image to keep up with the latest trend.
CHARLES N’Zogbia is relishing the chance to make up for lost time in Malta this evening after admitting he feared a contentious move to Newcastle had cost him a promising international career.
Engineering firm Jarvis to share £1.5bn in rail renewal work; Fashion chain French Connection remains under pressure; Housebuilder Redrow hails solid performance.
Fashion retailer Next remains cautious despite forecast-beating profits; Sports retailer JJB lowers profit expectations; Citizens Advice Bureaux records highest annual total for people with unmanageable debts.
FASHION retailer Next unveiled forecast-beating profits today, but warned it was wary over prospects for consumer spending.
HAIRDRESSERS in the Tees Valley are proving to be a cut above the rest, after reaching the finals of a national competition.
AN INVESTMENT programme worth £2m is being ploughed into fashion chain The Officers Club as owner Dave Charlton plots a recovery from seven figure losses over the last three years.
FASHION designer Wayne Hemingway is using his knowledge of starting and growing businesses to support the biggest enterprise campaign South Tyneside has ever seen.
IN fashion terms Alex Morris has made her mark in the last decade; she’s raised the local game; introduced us to unique, often quirky European designers and brought her highly individual sense of taste and style to many town and country wardrobes throughout the region.
COLLAPSED high street fashion chain Penny Plain could be rescued for a second time after administrators revealed they are in talks with a potential buyer.
When a dad won a raffle for a Chronicle makeover he nominated his young daughter for a day of pampering.
“COUNTRY Cool” will be hitting the catwalk at this year’s Countryside Live, with a fashion show included in the event’s line-up for the first time.
JUDGES are looking for creative businesswomen who have displayed innovation, strong business practice and determination to make their cultural business succeed.
Female soldiers don’t get much time to dress up, as SUHAINE STEVENS discovers
TALENTED teenager Emily Swanson has launched website Eccentric Elegance to market her fashion creations.
WHEN your career involves dealing with the public, a certain level of smart dress is expected.