Greggs chairman Ian Durant was among those to address students at South Tyneside College on the need for gender equality
Tenants can book facilities at Trinity House, which dates back to the 1400s and has been used as a hospital, almshouses and rigging loft
Northumberland-based members' organisation seeks clarity over impact of new rules
National Audit Office says SMEs may not be receiving significant benefits from a commitment to pay suppliers within five days
A raft of sizeable developments, prospective projects and private housing demand is driving the recruitment across the region
An innovative partnership in South Tyneside is set to lead the way on a new approach to skills training and further education
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Editor-in-Chief, Trinity Mirror North East
Darren was appointed editor of the Chronicle in September 2011, following a six-year spell as editor of the Evening Gazette in Teesside.
He has held a number of senior roles on regional newspapers across England, Scotland and Wales over the last 15 years and is now editor-in-chief of Trinity Mirror North East.