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Crash victim Mark Park was known for his sense of humour - watch his comedy video

Grieving friends of Mark Park who died in a car crash are wanting to remember him with a smile. One of Mark’s pals, Craig Dalziel, has dug out the footage of a comedy film he shot with Mark and friends in 2013 to share with others to show what a funny gu

today, 13:58 in Regional North East
 

Remember 1987? 21 pictures show the way we were in the North East 30 years ago

We step back 30 years to recall the life and times of the North East - and beyond - in 1987. It was the year of the film Dirty Dancing, Michael Jackson and his BAD album, while the satirical cartoon The Simpsons made its TV debut. Here in the region, Pau

today, 13:32 in Regional North East
 

What is happening at Grey's Monument today? It could just save your life

Celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is on a mission to sign up 10,000 overweight Geordies to lose a whopping 100,000lbs. And he has chosen Newcastle for his recruitment campaign because he thinks we are up for the challenge. Two out of three peopl

today, 13:23 in Regional North East
 

Celebrity Big Brother: Chloe Ferry evicted after just a week on Channel 5 show

Hopes were high that she might have followed in the footsteps of Geordie Shore co-stars Charlotte Crosby and Scotty T and win the show but Chloe Ferry was evicted from the Celebrity Big Brother house on Friday after just a week. And unfortunately for the

today, 11:26 in Regional North East
 
How you could feel warmer - by simply splashing out on a roll of cling film

How you could feel warmer - by simply splashing out on a roll of cling film

Here’s a DIY tip that could save you hundreds. Instead of splashing out on double glazing how about investing in a roll of cling film? Experts say putting a thin film of plastic over your windows could make your rooms significantly warmer. Statistics fro

today, 11:21 in Regional North East
 
10 more 'lost' North East railway stations from a bygone age

10 more 'lost' North East railway stations from a bygone age

We return to the world of ‘lost’ North East railway stations. If our region is justly famous as the birthplaces of the railways, many old stations have closed across the years. Some, on Tyneside remain - modernised and reshaped as Metro stations - but ma

today, 11:21 in Regional North East
 
Shame of Whitley Bay mother and son who failed to help their flea-ridden cat and sick cockatiel

Shame of Whitley Bay mother and son who failed to help their flea-ridden cat and sick cockatiel

A mother and son have been banned from owning animals for 10 years after their flea-ridden cat and sick cockatiel were seized from their home. An inspector from the RSPCA discovered the neglected cat and cockatiel in the home of Susan and James Ross on O

today, 11:21 in Regional North East
 
'Worst mistake of my life': drink-driving mum caught behind the wheel with children in the car

'Worst mistake of my life': drink-driving mum caught behind the wheel with children in the car

A drink-driver who got behind the wheel with her children in the car after a family row has described the decision as “the worst mistake of my life”. Mum-of-four Sarah Wilkinson, 33, was visiting her mum on December 30 with her children - the oldest of w

today, 11:11 in Regional North East
 

North East news LIVE: Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel

Welcome to The Chronicle’s live breaking news blog for Saturday, January 21 2017. Here are our regular updates throughout the day of all the breaking news and sport from across the North East. We will have pictures, video, tweets and comments covering th

today, 09:30 in Regional North East
 
Amber's Law: Ball to be held in honour of 25-year-old cervical cancer victim

Amber's Law: Ball to be held in honour of 25-year-old cervical cancer victim

A ball is to be held in honour of a 25-year-old from Sunderland who died of cancer earlier this month. Amber Rose Cliff, a graduate and housing officer, lost her battle with the disease after being diagnosed with cervical cancer at the age of 21. She fir

today, 08:24 in Regional North East
 
Burglar who targeted popular Tynemouth fish restaurant avoids jail

Burglar who targeted popular Tynemouth fish restaurant avoids jail

A burglar who targeted a popular coastal fish restaurant has walked free from court. Paul Thompson broke into Riley’s Fish Shack, in Tynemouth, earlier this month and stole £850-worth of goods, including Bluetooth speakers, a Barbour jacket and wine. The

today, 08:24 in Regional North East
 
Kathy Secker's TV-presenter daughter Jayne opens up about how proud her mum would be

Kathy Secker's TV-presenter daughter Jayne opens up about how proud her mum would be

Kathy Secker would have been “beyond proud” to see her TV-presenting daughter follow in her legendary mum’s footsteps when she presents the Royal Television Society Awards in Newcastle next month. Kathy died suddenly just before Christmas 2015 at her hom

today, 08:24 in Regional North East
 
Mum of Mark Jack Park wants mourners to wear bright colours for his funeral

Mum of Mark Jack Park wants mourners to wear bright colours for his funeral

The heartbroken mum of popular Mark Jack Park has asked mourners to wear bright colours for his final goodbye. Mark, from West Denton, Newcastle, died after a red Ford Fiesta crashed into a parked car on Scotswood Road. The 25-year-old, who worked for Ut

today, 08:23 in Sport
 

See a Lego St James' Park get built brick by brick in cool timelapse video

Watch how Lego enthusiast Steve Mayes faithfully recreated St James’ Park - brick by brick. The home of Newcastle United is one of several North East landmarks recreated by the architectural photographer from North Shields. The Lego builder’s work is cur

today, 08:23 in Sport
 
Fresh appeal to trace Tyne Bridge rave organisers three weeks on

Fresh appeal to trace Tyne Bridge rave organisers three weeks on

Three weeks on from an illegal rave inside the iconic Tyne Bridge landmark police have launched a fresh witness appeal. Hundreds of people managed to get inside the bridge’s lift shaft on the Newcastle side of the river on New Year’s Eve. A sound system,

today, 08:23 in Sport
 


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