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Dan tackles fatal cancer head-on

SCHOOLBOY Dan Squires last night told how being diagnosed with terminal cancer last November sparked a bid to cram a lifetime of incredible memories into just seven months.

Fans’ sweet welcome for old favourites

One of the UK’s most influential bands have reunited – without frontman Paul Weller – and will be playing a hotly-anticipated gig at Newcastle’s Carling Academy later this year.

Playing their part

Noel Gallagher and James Blunt are among 30 music acts who will each come up with a design for a 10ft high fibreglass Gibson Les Paul guitar which will be displayed around the capital as public art this summer.

Star-studded guitar in charity sale

A rare chance to grab a unique slice of musical history will come under the hammer tonight in aid of charity.

Paddy has put his business on ice

North-East ice hockey franchise Mobilx Vipers rose Phoenix-like last year to clinch top spot in the national league after a decade in the doldrums.

We're next big thing

They're being touted as the next big thing and so the good news for Tynesiders is that Kasabian are coming to the North East this year after announcing a tour that includes a stop off at the Metro Arena on Friday, December 8.

Looking back in anger at Oasis

These pictures show music legends Oasis rocking Tyneside as they performed in the region at the height of their fame.


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