Ian Robson

Ian Robson

Ian Robson is a reporter who has been with us since 1978, writing news and features for the Chronicle and Sunday Sun.

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An image of Jesus and a soldier in the stained glass windows at Trinity Methodist Church in Allendale

Sad story behind stained glass window found in Allendale church is revealed

A missing stained glass window has been found in a church after wartime research by a fan of the artist

Volunteers at Jesmond Library Volunteers at Jesmond Library. Pictured from left, Peter Breakey, John Cook and Jenny Adams

How library volunteers in Jesmond are writing their own stories

It's been a long hard slog but a community running their own library are confident of continued success

Families enjoy a weekend of events and activities in the North East

The region was determined to enjoy itself at the weekend with a series of special events

New homes and children's play area at Glebe Village, Washington. 26th January 1977

Washington New Town residents celebrates its golden anniversary

It has been 50 years since Washington New Town was born, engulfing what was once a small village

South Shields Town Centre Redevelopment

Plans unveiled for a new-look South Shields town centre

Artists impressions show how a £100m upgrade of South Shields town centre might look.

Crazy Rouge

Proud parents cheer on Hexham dancer in Britain's Got Talent

A Northumberland entertainer will be hoping for stardom in Wednesday's Britain's Got Talent

Hilton Dawson

North-east devolution? We could be like Plaid Cymru says new party's leader

The 'small but dedicated' North East Party, which was launched yesterday, will campaign for devolution for the region

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith

Tories and UKIP: We could take Berwick from Liberal Democrats

The Lib Dems could face a fight to keep Berwick at the next General Election believe the Tories and UKIP

Hilton Dawson

New political party will campaign for devolution for the North East

The North East Party, which was launched yesterday, said it would campaign for devolution for the region

Ailsa Rutter, Director of Fresh

Gateshead teenagers joins protest against tobacco manufacturer

Members of the Gateshead Youth Assembly took part in a protest outside the London headquarters of British American Tobacco


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