Gateshead cancer survivor, Sarah Doick

Cancer survivor Sarah Doick urges women to sign up for Race for Life in Newcastle

Skin cancer survivor Sarah Doick is rallying women across the North East to sign up for Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life. Here she tells why the charity’s work is so important

Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary maternity unit gets special honour

Mums praise care they received from RVI staff in Newcastle who supported them after birth of their children

A woman drinking a glass of wine

Senior North East health figures inspire people to take part in Dry January

Efforts underway to encourage more people to give up alcohol during January to help improve their health in 2015

Little London Green ,4 is a patient at the Bubble Unit in Newcastle

The Journal Opinion: A heart-warming tale of little London Green

The Journal Opinion for Wednesday December 24, in which we highlight the heart-warming story of little London Green

Hannah Parker with mum Judy in The Journal.

Longbenton woman who doctors feared would not survive has celebrated her 21st birthday

Premature twin Hannah Parker from Longbenton celebrates 21st birthday for her and sister, Holly, who died at three weeks old

Actress Charlie Hardwick

Emmerdale and Britain's Got Talent stars line up for Teenage Cancer Trust Christmas concert in Newcastle

The annual fundraiser for the TCT will see the likes of Chelsea Halfpenny, Jai McDowall and Charlie Hardwick take to the stage

A plane leaving Newcastle Airport

Durham MP Roberta Blackman-Woods calls for Ebola screening at Newcastle Airport

Ebola victims could be treated at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary - but MPs are angry at lack of screening at Newcastle Airport

Ray Laidlaw, Tim Clarke - partner at Clarke Mairs and Jonathan Wallis, chairman of the Teenage Cancer Trust North East Board

Stars set to turn out for annual Teenage Cancer Trust fundraiser in Newcastle

A crowd of stars will be pooling their talents once again on Tyneside to raise money for the North East's TCT unit at the Royal Victoria Infirmary


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