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Speakers at a Export Week event, Holiday Inn, Egerton Road, Guildford

Sign up for UK Trade & Investment's sixth Export Week roadshow

North East firms are being urged to sign up to events being staged by joining UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) during its sixth Export Week

Elderly female divers the stars of Newcastle art exhibition

One of the Haenyeo, or Sea Women, from Mikhail Karikis's 2012 film SeaWomen, on show at Baltic 39
An exhibition called Listening is devoted to works of art that involve listening as well as looking

Hilary Florek appointed new chairman of the board at Port of Tyne

Andrew Moffatt, Hilary Florek and Dr Jon Hargreaves at Port of Tyne
Hilary Florek steps up from deputy chairman at Port of Tyne after the death of Sir Les Elton earlier this year

First look at unusual designs for Malmo Quay site at entrance of Ouseburn

The new designs planned at Malmo Quay, Ouseburn including the new ramp and observatory at the Cycle Hub
Trio of architects, from the UK and France, will work on designs for key Newcastle Quayside site

The Benevolent Awards Ceremony: The winners are named

Bars and restaurants have been crowned the cream of the North East
Chi Onwurah

MP says North East women who take up engineering will drive region's economic recovery

Chi Onwurah MP says women are missing out on well paid and exciting careers as IPPR highlights stark lack of women in engineering jobs

Newcastle MP calls for boycott of goods produced in Israeli settlements

MP Chi Onwurah
Chi Onwurah told Labour conference that separation of Israelis and Palestinians has destroyed beauty of Jerusalem

North East must be first in line for devolution after Scottish vote, says Hexham MP

Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham
The debate about how to govern the North East is already underway as the Scottish vote looms closer
Managing Director at Axis 10 Sports Consulting Group and former footballer Louis Saha during the Soccerex Global Convention

Former Newcastle United and Sunderland striker goes into business

Louis Saha has set up firm to protect professional sportsman in their retirement

Gillingham 0 Newcastle United 1: Neil Cameron's match analysis

Gillingham's Antonio German (R) in action with Newcastle's Fabricio Coloccini
A 1-0 victory at least gives Newcastle United supporters the chance to dream of a long run in the Capital One Cup

The Agenda: It is time Newcastle United treated the League Cup with the seriousness it deserves

League Cup final 76 when United met Manchester City, unfortunately they were beaten and Dennis Tueart scored the winning goal for Cit, inset manager Gordon Lee celebrates reaching final
How a club that never wins anything can not try to win this competition is an infuriating mystery
Left to right , Peter McArdle, Dan Gibson, A >> lex Breeze and Zoe Anderson, in The Commercial Union Building on Pilgrim Street in Newcastle

New course puts students in the heart of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

Breeze Creatives explain why they are bringing arts education into the midst of a creative hub in Newcastle city centre

MP says North East women who take up engineering will drive region's economic recovery

Chi Onwurah
Chi Onwurah MP says women are missing out on well paid and exciting careers as IPPR highlights stark lack of women in engineering jobs

Classes begin at pioneering Newcastle school Studio West

Tony McPhillips (Muckle LLP), Val Wigham (Studio West) and Joanne Davison (Muckle LLP)
A new school in West Denton aimed at bridging the gap from classroom to career finally opens its doors
A consultant analyzing a mammogram

Leading oncologist urges health watchdog to approve Newcastle-trialled cancer drug

Consultant medical oncologist Dr Mark Verrill urges health watchdog to approve funding for pioneering breast cancer treatment

Breast cancer drug trialled in Newcastle can extend life by almost five years

Dr Mark Verrill
The new drug has been shown to give “unprecedented” results in extending lives by almost five years

Kidney drug developed by Newcastle scientists recommended for use on NHS

Prof Tim Goodship, Consultant Nephrologist, who has discovered a drug to prevent a rare kidney disease called 'aHUS'
A drug which stops a rare type of kidney disease has been recommended in draft guidance by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

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Allen Valleys Folk Festival

Allen Valleys folk festival set for lift off this weekend

The home of Viz founder Chris Donald

Property gallery: Viz founder Chris Donald's Northumberland home up for sale

Anna Hedworth AKA The Grazer for her food blog and the queen of pop-up restaurants- has just opened her own Cafe. The Cook House, in two shipping containers in the Ouseburn Valley

New café named 'Cook House' pops up in Newcastle's Ouseburn



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