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Double triumph: New Fiction Bursary winners Amy Lord and Martin Feekins share an office in Northallerton

Big year for Northern Writers' Awards

Star memories: Diana Rigg and Patrick Macnee in The Avengers, a fondly-remembered Brian Clemens project. Below, Brian Clemens and son Sam

Sherlock Holmes tribute to Brian Clemens at Darlington

July 8, 2005, Northern Echo front page on the London terrorist attack

Ten years after terror struck London

Minions out now

'It's good to be bad'

50 Shades of Grey as fan fiction for the Twilight series

50 Shades better?

Great Britain's Andy Murray kissing the trophy after beating Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon.

Murray will win, or Djokovic

Madeleine Shaw

Shaw way to get the glow

Sleightholmedale Lodge, Fadmoor, has evolved stunning, naturalistic displays

Charmingly random, informal joy

Taking liberties

Taking liberties

Cocktail dress inspired by Pop Art

Proof that style really is eternal

Harvesting carrots

Root of the issue

Great Britain's Andy Murray kissing the trophy after beating Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day 13 of the Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon

Wimbledon seeks another winner

A scene from The Gondoliers

National G&S tour to Harrogate and Darlington

Last Night A DJ Saved My Life cast: Kim Tiddy from The Bill, David Hasselhoff, Shane Richie Junior and Stephanie Webber from The Voice

Will The Hoff do drugs scene on stage at Darlington and Sunderland?

Verity Rushworth in And Then There Were None

Verity Rushworth aims for murder at Newcastle

Gardening expert Frances Tophill

Give your new garden time to reveal its glories

SICILIAN: Co-owner of Alessandro's Restaurant in Richmond, Antonio Alessandro. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Alessandro's Sicilian, Richmond

Pat and Greg Kane of Hue and Cry

Hue and Cry at Newcastle

Diana Vickers on stage in Middlesbrough

Diana Vickers Timewarps to Sunderland and York

Alex Horne

Three Alex Horne North-East tour dates

The poster image for DieHard Gateshead

DieHard Gateshead

The Jorvik Medieval Festival will offer a chance to try out archery

Hawks, walks and talks at York's medieval festival

A scene from Stick Man. Photo: Steve Ullathorne

Stick Man heads for York

Avalanche Party

Festival with a Twisterella

Chris Monks, departing artistic director of the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Scarborough theatre boss steps down

Gemma Cairney, Jo Whiley, Chris Evans, Lauren Laverne and Fearne Cotton

Florence saves Glastonbury

Martin Bassindale as Henry V

A brief encounter with Prince Hal

Eating Out review at the Cleveland Tontine at the A19/A172 junction in North Yorkshire. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (29802408)

Restaurant Review: The Cleveland Tontine, Northallerton

George Costigan who plays railway king George Hudson

By George, he's got it

BUSY: Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine

Beautiful blue skies ahead for Florence

Confessing his love to Leyla Harding (Roxy Shahidi) in Emmerdale, Jai Sharma (Chris Bisson) tells her they’ll be together in a few more weeks, unaware the hidden teddy cam continues to record

Jai confesses his love to Layla in Emmerdale

Alan Birkitt and Charlotte Gooch in Top Hat

Top Hat, Sunderland Empire

Summer of love with the Durham Singers

Summer of love with the Durham Singers

Horrible Histories. Photograph: Darren Bell

Horrible Histories: Darlington Civic Theatre

Senior Sister Jayne at the Royal Derby Hospital, a place which sees a million patients a year

Sister Jayne is going to see some pain

Lorna Luft

Lorna Luft cancels Darlington Civic Show to undergo breast cancer surgery

Cast members from An Evening of Dirty Dancing

An Evening of Dirty Dancing, Darlington Civic Theatre

The cast of Oklahoma from left to right  .....Ashley Day as Curly Charlotte Wakefield as Laurey and Gary Wilmot as Ali Kakim

Review: Oklahoma! Newcastle Theatre Royal

Don't Tell the Bride features Jenni and Andrew

Bride's big day under the big top

TICKETS: Jason Donovan at York Barbican

Jason Donovan tickets on sale for York

Jeffrey Holland as station master Saul Hodgkin in The Ghost Train

Jeffrey Holland ghosts into Darlington

Geno Washington at Durham Blues Festival

Durham Blues Festival

Alan Titchmarsh, second from right, and the Love Your Garden makeover team of David Domoney Francis Tophill and Katie Rushworth

Blooming good job for Alan

Athyrium filix-femina 'Frizelliae'

For every season

GOTHIC: The imposing and magnificent Hungarian Parliament Building

Quirky charm of Budapest

The Geordie Chapter of 'The Ladies of Harley' gather by The River Tyne for their bamk holiday weekend outing.Pictured: Lyn Hunter, Karen Thompson, Helen Nicholson, Carol Goodall, Mandy Thompson, Dawn Beattie, Trish Gillespie and Jo Sharp.Pic: Mike Urwin

The lady disciples of Harley

Tom O'Brien at Knaresborough.

At the cutting edge

Revellers at Glastonbury

Enjoy festival from comfort of your sofa

HATS: Sedgefield based milliner Catherine Hart.

To get ahead, get a hat

Look after your feet

Get fancier feet

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