News archive from 13 December 2018, page 6

Call for people across South Tyneside to give up booze for January

People in South Tyneside are being urged to ditch the booze and take part in Dry January. The challenge involves people giving up alcohol for a month with one in 10 drinkers in the region already saying they will be taking part. It is a chance to...

 

Thieves are risking patient’s lives with copper pipe raids on South Tyneside hospital

The lives of hospital patients in South Tyneside are being put at risk by metal thieves trying to cash in on copper cables. The warning, issued by health bosses, comes following the latest attack by criminals on South Tynside District Hospital, in...

 

Lottery cash funds South Shields school theatre project

Just over £21,000 of National Lottery funding has been secured for a project about the history of theatres in South Tyneside. This project comes as The Customs House, in Mill Dam, South Shields, celebrates its 25 th anniversary in 2019. The Heritage...

 

South Shields teenager set to train with some of the region’s best cricketers

A teenage cricketer has been invited to train with some of the regions best players in the sport. Lucy Hughes, who plays for both Marsden and Durham County Cricket Clubs has been selected to be part of the Northern Jets training squad. The players are...

 

Pledge to do more for dementia sufferers in Jarrow

Jarrow has become the latest area of South Tyneside to sign up to a pledge to improve the lives of people with dementia. For the past nine months business, organisations and individuals living in the town have taken part in dementia-friendly awareness...

 

Stay safe at Christmas advice to revellers

Council bosses are aiming to make festive celebrations in South Tyneside enjoyable - and safe. Residents and visitors are being urged to take care to ensure they have a safe journey home. The council licences 236 taxis and 315 private hire cars to...

 

How giving Jean Valjean a Yorkshire accent helped Dominic West understand Les Miserables

BBC One’s new six-part series Les Miserables promises to be unlike any previous adaptation we’ve seen of the classic, epic novel. Georgia Humphreys speaks to its stars. Chances are you’ll know the gut-wrenching story of Les Miserables. Whether you’ve...

 
Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho responds when asked the ONE player he wants for Christmas

Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho responds when asked the ONE player he wants for Christmas

The Red Devils lost 2-1 against Valencia on Wednesday night as the Champions League group stage came to a conclusion. While United had already qualified for the last 16, a win could have seen them top the group after Juventus lost to Young Boys. But...

Daily Star, 06:08 in Sport
 
Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho JOKES after Phil Jones own goal gifts Valencia win

Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho JOKES after Phil Jones own goal gifts Valencia win

The Red Devils were beaten 2-1 by the Spanish outfit after Jones' unfortunate own goal at the Mestalla. Luckily for Manchester United, Mourinho's men had already secured their place in the Champions League knockout stages. And this may be why the...

Daily Star, 06:08 in Sport
 
Liverpool transfer news: Expert tells Jurgen Klopp signing he needs to make in January

Liverpool transfer news: Expert tells Jurgen Klopp signing he needs to make in January

That’s according to football consultant Ian McGarry, who fears the Reds will miss the 21-year-old defender. Gomez has established himself as one of Jurgen Klopp’s first-choice centre-halves, forming a solid partnership with club-record signing Virgil...

Daily Star, 06:08 in Sport
 
Liverpool have TWO major factors in their favour to beat Man City to title - expert

Liverpool have TWO major factors in their favour to beat Man City to title - expert

That’s according to journalist Duncan Castles, who has revealed why Jurgen Klopp’s men could have the edge over Manchester City. The Reds moved a point clear of Pep Guardiola and co at the top of the table following the latter’s 2-0 defeat away at...

Daily Star, 06:08 in Sport
 
Liverpool transfer news: Expert makes double signing claim - 'Klopp making tactical change

Liverpool transfer news: Expert makes double signing claim - 'Klopp making tactical change

The Reds splashed out a combined £140m to sign the pair… and it means the rest of the side do not have to press as vigorously around the pitch. That’s according to journalist Duncan Castles, who feels this factor could save Liverpool energy and...

Daily Star, 06:08 in Sport
 
Thursday’s best TV: This is My Song; Billy Connolly’s Ultimate World Tour

Thursday’s best TV: This is My Song; Billy Connolly’s Ultimate World Tour

This Is My Song 8pm, BBC One Well worth a look, not least for the bravery on display, this is the first in a two-parter that sees ordinary people invited into a recording studio to record a song that possesses a special meaning for them, with help...

Guardian, 06:08 in Showbiz
 

Delayed rail passengers urged not to miss out on compensation payouts

Rail passengers are missing out on compensation for the May timetable chaos because they do not believe they are eligible, a watchdog has claimed. Transport Focus wants more Great Northern and Thameslink passengers to apply for payouts over the...

 
Man Utd news: Juventus to ‘decide’ between £80m move for Paul Pogba OR Real Madrid star

Man Utd news: Juventus to ‘decide’ between £80m move for Paul Pogba OR Real Madrid star

But the Serie A giants are also weighing up a move for Real Madrid ace Isco with the same funds. Juve have had their transfer war chest significantly boosted by last season’s Champions League earnings. According to the official UEFA website, the...

Daily Star, 06:12 in Sport
 


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