Shrek 3 teaser

Shrek the Third

When King Harold, the beloved ruler of Far Far Away, dies the realm cries out for a new ruler.

The man from Unklejam is lost in transit

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Tour fatigue is a strange and debilitating illness that leaves the sufferer tired and confused.

Boy, but JT has grown up!

Suited in high style, Justin Timberlake took to the stage in Newcastle last night.

Justin plays the Alpha male

Justin Timberlake is in Newcastle at the end of the month.

DO NOT REUSE PIC: A scene from the film Alpha Dog

Alpha Dog

A real-life incident inspired this hard-hitting portrait of life for a group of Californian teenagers whose determination to seize the American dream ends in tragedy.

Farewell to Godfather of Soul

Tributes were paid to "Godfather of Soul" and the original "Sex Machine" James Brown, who died yesterday aged 73.

Illegal sales cost £2,000

Three takeaway shop owners in Blyth Valley have each been ordered to pay fines and costs of more than £2,000 for making illegal sales.

Stars, old and new, for the Arena

Two new shows have been announced at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena.

Cutting edge of pop

American band the Scissor Sisters have clinched the top spot in both this week's UK singles and album chart.

Scots terror threat fear

A threat by a Scottish terrorist group to poison the public water supply in England is being investigated, police said yesterday.

Proud to preen

It's not every day a man admits to moisturising his skin, but Geordie Paul Ogden is no ordinary fella.

Going for a song

A music publishing group with the rights to songs by Robbie Williams and Coldplay agreed to be taken over in a £1bn deal.

Timberlake's tree

Singer Justin Timberlake has revealed that he has British heritage. He says research on his family tree has revealed his roots reside in the UK.

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