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Tyne and Wear News

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Witness appeal following suspected arson attack in Sunderland

Scotland fans get into the mood.

Rugby World Cup: Day of rugby celebration as two tribes go to Wor

APPOINTMENT: Kevin Maguire

Political journalist to take up North-East university post

ALL SET: Richard Flanders, Joleen Wilson and Cole Wilson supporting South Africa at St James' Picture: Gavin Havery

Rugby fans take over St James' Park in Newcastle as World Cup comes to North-East

MISSING MEDALS: Donald Nicholson

Appeal to reunite North-East Bomber Command veteran, 93, with medals left at service station

INCIDENT SCENE: Fordmoss Walk in West Denton

Death of woman, 57, no longer treated as suspicious - man, 35, released

MISSING: Shanice Romanienko

Police in Newcastle appeal to find missing Shanice Romanienko, 17

Adam Johnson, centre, leaves Bradford Crown Court after the pre-trial review

Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson appears in court for hearing ahead of child sex and grooming trial

COUPLE: Fay Louise Purdham and her partner Christopher Dodd

Transgender beauty queen launches bid to become parent after sex change

FEAST: A member of the Houghton Pipe Band performs at the Houghton Feast in Houghton-le-Spring. Picture: STUART BOULTON.. (40593328)

Evening of music, dance and light opens traditional Houghton Feast

RUGBY: Jonny Wilkinson with the Webb Ellis Cup.

Sporting spotlight on North-East as World Cup comes to Newcastle

CRASH: Fatal accident in Tyne Tunnel

Motorcyclist in Tyne Tunnel police pursuit dies of injuries

CHARITY: Sunderland Star cheerleaders strike a pose in orange tutus and stripy tights to highlight the ‘Crazy Legs’ challenge for Stand Up To Cancer, a joint fundraising campaign from Cancer Research UK and Channel 4, and encouraging men, women and ch

Dressing up to fight cancer

Plans for land near football club submitted

Possible second screening of city's compilation of archive footage

Northumbria University PHD students Andrew Winnard demonstrates FRED at Science City in Newcastle (40343616)

NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITYspace researcher soars into the stratosphere with industry award

WALK: Staff from Bluebird Care are supporting Parkinson's charity

Care staff hold charity walk

WORK BEGINS: The WildPlay children's play area under construction at Rainton Meadows nature reserve

Work begins on £60 play area at nature reserve

ACCESS: Hospital to offer free WiFi

Hospital offers free WiFi to patients and visitors

CHARGE: Man charged over the death of Ryan Mark Charlton (pictured) who died when his car overturned near the Angel of the North

Driver charged over fatal car crash

Biker critical after overtaking police and crashing in Tyne Tunnel

Biker critical after overtaking police and crashing in Tyne Tunnel

Boy injured after being knocked off his scooter by a scrambler bike

Boy injured after being knocked off his scooter by a scrambler bike

BODY FOUND: Robbie Oversby

Body find is missing North-East teenager

FAMILY MAN: Arthur Eade, 68, who was killed in a road collision as he walked to the Manchester United v Sunderland match with his son and grandson on Saturday

Manchester United fan from Sunderland killed while walking to match

SUN WORSHIPPERS: The skinny dippers take to the water

Skinny dippers brave the cold to mark equinox

SWITCH-ON: Lauren Laverne joined city council leader Paul Watson at the launch event for this year’s Sunderland Illuminations

Lauren lights up home city at start of annual illuminations event

INQUIRY: Northumbria force has referred incident in which teenager was injured to independent commission to investigate circumstances of chase

IPCC to investigate police chase in which teenager was injured after collision with tree

CHARGED: A man has been charged with the murder of French student Sarrah Garba

Man charged with murder of French student Sarrah Garba

JAILED: Liam Lyburd planned a massacre at Newcastle College

8 years minimum - Jail term for college massacre plotter Liam Lyburd

Man held on drugs charges after Sunderland crash

Man held on drugs charges after Sunderland crash

HERO: Mayor Cllr Barry Curran and Dr David Maling attend ceremony to honours VC hero

Army medic honoured 100 years to day after his bravery saved 300 lives

WITNESS: A new witness says they saw Sarrah Garba alive on Monday

Detectives granted more time to quiz suspect over murder of French student

RECOVERY: Beth the hamster with owner Victoria Wilkinson's daughter Codie, 13, and senior vet Lianne O'Brien

Three-legged hamster gets back on the wheel

INCIDENT SCENE: Barrack Road, Newcastle near St James' Park Picture: Google Street View

Three football fans arrested following Newcastle's cup loss to Sheffield Wednesday

INCIDENT SCENE: Moore Street, Felling, Gateshead. Picture: Google Street View

Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman's body found

DEATH: French beauty student Sarrah Garba found dead in Gateshead house

French student found dead in Gateshead house: man arrested on suspicion of murder

Dragon boat racers take to water for cancer charity

WAR GAMES: Marines take part in the exercise

Xbox with real guns - Marines take part in live-firing exercise in North-East

LIGHTHOUSE: Carmen Higgs, Australian great-great granddaughter of engineer Henry Hay Wake, at Roker Pier, Sunderland to mark the completion of restoration work on the lighthouse. Picture: TOM BANKS. (39592002)

Pages of historic album reunited after journeying half way round the world

A Sodexo chef at work in the new Heroes club (39590969)

Magpie superstars honoured in renaming of suite at St James' Park

COMING IN: A police officer breaks down a door.

15 held after public point fingers at suspected North-East criminals

CONFIRMATION: The Bishop of York Dr John Sentamu leads the Confirmation of Election Service for the 12th Bishop of Newcastle, the Venerable Christine Hardman (39571390)

Confirmation of Election Service for the 12th Bishop of Newcastle

CCTV RELEASED: Northumbria Police say this man could help their enquiries

Man wanted over racist incident at library

CHARGED: Man has appeared in court charged in connection with weapons haul in Belfast

Man arrested in Sunderland is remanded over Belfast weapons haul

OPEN: Honorary Consul Stephen Gillie and Latvian Ambassador Andris Teikmanis outside the newly-opened honorary consulate in Newcastle

Baltic nation opens North-east consulate

FEAST:The launch of the annual Houghton Feast, pictured members of Zazz Theatre Abbie Brown 24, Victoria Bower 19 and Katie Dover 17, Cllr Anne Lawson, drummer Fanuel Kapumha and Logan Scholick 10, Lily-Marie Hodgson 10 and James Howell 10  from Burnside

Organisers shine a light on historic Houghton Feast

ANTI-TERROR RAID: Police arrest a suspect in Northern Ireland on Thursday night. Picture: Kevin Scott.. (39148532)

Terror suspect arrested in Sunderland remains in custody

BUZZING: Gary Trotter and friend celebrate winning the unusual contract

High-tech surveillance for honey bees

JAILED: Richard Watt (39304465)

Sunderland pair jailed after 4m cigarettes found in lorry

ANTI-TERROR RAID: Police arrest a suspect in Northern Ireland on Thursday night. Picture: Kevin Scott.

Man held in Sunderland by anti-terror cops after explosives found in West Belfast

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