Sarah Scott

Sarah Scott

Sarah Scott is a reporter covering a range of stories, specialising in the Byker/Walker area. She has been with us since 2010.

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Pupils from Cramlington Village Primary School which has just had a good Ofsted report

Northumberland free school celebrating after positive first Ofsted report

Cramlington Village Primary School was praised for its "inspiring teaching"

David Cotterill, Michael Walls, Gary Wood and Phillip Dowd, from Terraclean

North East group plan to rally through Europe in old London taxi for cancer charity

Group taking part in 1,200 mile Two Ball Banger Rally to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support

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

Violet Herdman from Pegswood

Heartbroken parents of Violet Herdman demand answers after daughter's death

Five-week-old Violet Herdman died of whooping cough and her mother Emma Sharp, from Pegswood, is demanding answers

William Allis and Elizabeth Allis

Young archaeologists win chance to take part in professional dig in Northumberland

William and Elizabeth Allis, of the Flodden, Northumberland, branch of the Young Archaeologists Club, won the national Dig It Excavation Competition

Members of Blyth Community Rowing Club making a specially built rowing boat for the first Blyth Maritime Festival

Boat procession marks Northumberland town's first ever maritime festival

Blyth Maritime Festival launches on Saturday the launch of the first rowing boat built in the town for 50 years

Parents and students protest outside County Hall Morpeth against future transport cuts for schools in Northumberland

Council accused of misleading public over cost of post-16 transport meeting

Northumberland County Council comes under fire after breakdown reveals £80,000 claim was far from the truth

Vicky Miller from Jesmond who swam the 21 miles from Dover to Cap Griz Nez in 11 hours and 7 minutes

Jesmond woman braves jellyfish, seaweed and rough seas on charity Channel swim

Vicky Miller, of Jesmond, took on the 21-mile challenge from Dover to Cap Gris Nez to raise money for Water Aid

One hundred 100-year-olds come together for special event

The Elderberries Project organised a special dinner and entertainment for 100 100-year-olds from the North East

Dr Katie Harland, Senior Development Manager at Newcastle University Development and Alumni Relations team

Future Fund is getting backing to help raise £5.5m for Newcastle centre

The Future Fund aims to raise £5.5 million to create a state-of-the-art children's cancer research centre at Newcastle University

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