Artist in full flow for river mural

It's a labour of love which has taken 10 years to complete, chronicling the journey of a North river from its source to its mouth.

Brinkburn has a new arrangement

Our classical music writer, Thomas Hall, looks ahead to this year's Brinkburn festival.

Donny's on tour

American singer Donny Osmond last night announced a UK autumn tour which will conclude at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena on October 28.

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It's as easy as XYZ for musical siblings

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Folk music is alive and well-served by the trio XYZ who have a debut album out, as David Whetstone reports.

Celebration of the life of North musical maestro Keith Morris

There will be a celebration of the life of Keith Morris at 2pm today at the Assembly Rooms, Fenkle Street, Newcastle, followed by a family ceremony at the West Road Crematorium.

Coming up

Tomorrow: Free stage on the closing day of the Gateshead International Jazz Festival and many performances including Courtney Pine, The Sage Gateshead (0870) 403-7555

Buyers hunt, planners get tough

Those involved in house building will be aware of loud rumblings in central decent affordable housing.


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