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St Mary's Lighthouse at Whitley Bay by Chronicle reader Tom Hakin

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Chris Peacock, Chairman of North of England Children's Cancer Research Fund (NECCR) with images from his childhood when he suffered from cancer

NECCR chairman tells of own experience of battling childhood cancer

Chris Peacock of the NECCR backs the pioneering Future Fund after almost losing his life to cancer as a four-year-old

Bad Boy expands European sales from North East base

John Paul Gardner of martial arts group Bad Boy Europe
North Tyneside mixed martial arts brand Bad Boy says growing interest in MMA sports across European is fuelling demand for its products

Your World War One Heroes: See the third gallery and send your family's story

James Andrew Smithson (pictured with his family), of Benwell, was awarded the military medal for bravery
2014 marks the anniversary of the start of WW1 and we are marking the occasion by assembling galleries of memories and mementoes which have been passed on through generations of North East families

Your World War One Heroes: See the second gallery and send your family's story

Alma Grant nee McNay, of Bearpark, fell in love with the soldier she nursed
2014 marks the anniversary of the start of WW1 and we are marking the occasion by assembling galleries of memories and mementoes which have been passed on through generations of North East families

Your World War One Heroes: See the fifth gallery and send your family's story

Captain Humphrey Stuart King MC, of County Durham
2014 marks the anniversary of the start of WW1 and we are marking the occasion by assembling galleries of memories and mementoes which have been passed on through generations of North East families
Mary Glindon MP

North Tyneside MP Mary Glindon secures debate on late payments to SMEs

Glindon is one of a growing number of MPs to express concern at potentially devastating effect of delays in payment by local government

Miliband: we'll take £30bn from Whitehall to boost the regions

Labour peer Lord Adonis
Labour sets out mainfesto proposals to create jobs in regions, including allowing councils to keep business taxes

'I wouldn't have had a vote. I would have just done it': Michael Heseltine on a mayor for the North East

Lord Michael Heseltine
In a wide ranging interview with the Journal, Lord Heseltine insists the North East is booming - but it would be even better with a mayor
John Paul Gardner of martial arts group Bad Boy Europe

Bad Boy expands European sales from North East base

North Tyneside mixed martial arts brand Bad Boy says growing interest in MMA sports across European is fuelling demand for its products

Jobs lost as Tyneside Autobuy call in administrators

Tyneside Autoparc is operated by Tyneside Autobuy who have gone into administration
Nearly 50 jobs have been lost after the collapse of the North East's largest used car supermarket Tyneside Autobuy

NEL Fund Managers toast investment support

Simon Johnson
Fund managers have gathered in Newcastle to celebrate the professional community's investment input
University students

North East university applications flatline as national average grows

The North East is falling behind the rest of the country in getting young people to university, new figures show

Troubles all in the past as Tyne Metropolitan College turns its fortunes around

Tyne Metropolitan College which has delivered turnaround Ofsted results, Principal and Chief Executive Jon Vincent
Tyne Metropolitan College has turned its fortunes around around after shifting its focus to more vocational qualifications

Brian Johnson speaks of his pride at hometown honour

Lead singer of AC/DC Brian Johnson receives an honorary Doctors award for his impact on music at Northumbria University
Honour from Northumbria University is a career highlight for AC/DC singer Brian Johnson
Chris Peacock, Chairman of North of England Children's Cancer Research Fund (NECCR) with images from his childhood when he suffered from cancer

NECCR chairman tells of own experience of battling childhood cancer

Chris Peacock of the NECCR backs the pioneering Future Fund after almost losing his life to cancer as a four-year-old

Pregnant smoker numbers revealed for the North East

A pregnant woman, health
New figures show that women in parts of the region are among the highest in the country to smoke during pregnancy

Tynemouth midnight beach bootcamp raises thousands for Bubble Foundation

David Fairlamb with members of the Beach Boot Camp getting ready for a charity midnight boot camp in aid of the Bubble Foundation
Many people took part in a midnight beach bootcamp on Friday to help raise up to £2,000 for the Bubble Foundation

About North Tyneside

All the latest news and information about the Metropolitan Borough of North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear. North Tyneside is bordered by Newcastle upon Tyne to the west, the North Sea to the east, the River Tyne to the south and Northumberland to the north. The area includes the towns of Wallsend, Benton, North Shields, Tynemouth and Whitley Bay.

Videos & Photos

Winter Dawn over Hadrian's Wall, by Wayne Brittle. Landscape Photographer of the Year awards.

Race for Heathrow Airport advertising: 11 glorious pictures of Hadrian's Wall

Newcastle International Airport

Newcastle Airport urges more support for North East in £1m Heathrow competition

Ron Freeman from Newbiggin by the Sea, who has just won the Birdman of Worthing title

Champion Birdman Ron Freeman has smashed two world records

 

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