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General Election LIVE: Updates as Rishi Sunak expected to announced date with reports of July 4

The Prime Minister is expected to announce a date on Wednesday evening - follow our blog for live updates

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Gosforth man appears at court accused of manslaughter

Michael Johnson, 29, is accused of unlawfully killing Trevor Reid at the Gosforth Hotel in 2022

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Nine pet ducks reported stolen from County Durham allotment

The ducks are believed to have been taken overnight on Wednesday, May 15

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The Newcastle companies offering free or £1 meals to children over half term

Those looking for a meal on a budget are in luck thanks to these kind shops and restaurants.

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Thousands to be educated when Knife Angel arrives in Sunderland next month

Tanya and Simon Brown, who lost their son Connor to knife crime, have worked tirelessly to bring the powerful statue to the city

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ITV Loose Women legend confirms return to the show four years after exit

Former Loose Women star Andrea McLean has confirmed she'll be back on the ITV programme later this year

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Martin Lewis issues warning to Brit holidaymakers over using cash machines abroad

Money Saving Expert founder Martin has said that you should always try to pay in local currency when possible, regardless of machine exchange rates

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Loose Women's Christine Lampard stops show for 'urgent' plea to ITV viewers

Loose Women host Christine Lampard called a halt to Tuesday's episode of the ITV lunchtime programme

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Family days out in and around Newcastle to enjoy this half term

The final school holiday of the academic year is nearly here, and there are plenty of things to do across the region.

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Heartbreak as brave six-year-old North Tyneside girl dies in her parents' arms after losing battle with brain tumour

A little girl who won the hearts of people all over the world during her "mighty fight" against an incurable brain tumour has died.

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Fenham man denies being in charge of dog that bit man and killed pet pug

Khuram Zafar, of Fenham, will stand trial in October 2025 accused of being the owner of a dog that caused injury while dangerously out of control in a public place

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Motorcyclist, 62, dies after collision with two cars on the A19 near Moor Farm roundabout

The 62-year-old man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries on Friday and sadly passed away on Tuesday afternoon

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County Durham pub accused by police of destroying a crime scene after an assault is allowed to stay open

Staff at GW Horners in Chester-le-Street were accused of destroying a crime scene when a man was left with a fractured skull and cheekbone after a brutal attack

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Prime Minister Rishi Sunak asked about summer General Election after speculation

There has been speculation about an election in the summer - the PM addressed the subject during Prime Minister's Questions on Wednesday

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Sunderland MMA fighter Mick Parkin to face Lukasz Brzeski at UFC 304 in Manchester

Undefeated heavyweight Mick Parkin will face off against 9-4-1 Brzeski when the UFC returns to England in July

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Newcastle Racecourse reveal exciting prize list for highly anticipated Style Awards

Exciting prizes are up for grabs at the Gainford Group Ladies Day event, which will be held at Newcastle Racecourse in July.

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North East 'fugitive' suspected of drug dealing and money laundering arrested in Tenerife

North East organised crime officers worked with colleagues in Spain to track down a wanted man over an alleged "cocaine and money laundering" conspiracy

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The NHS sepsis symptoms that mean you 'must call 999' after MP loses limbs to condition

Conservative MP Craig Mackinlay was placed in an induced coma and had both of his hands and feet amputated due to the life-threatening condition

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Cheryl halts Girls Aloud show in Belfast for Nadine Coyle passport dig

Cheryl poked fun at her Girls Aloud bandmate Nadine Coyle as the group continued their The Show tour in Belfast

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Hundreds of sausage rolls and NUFC season tickets: What you can buy for the cost of a return train to London

From thousands of sausage rolls to holidays abroad, there is plenty you can get for the cost of a train to London.