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The Repair Shop's Will Kirk lifts lid on plan to surprise daughter with 'special gift'

The Repair Shop star Will Kirk has shared the special way he plans on celebrating his daughter's second birthday, revealing all on BBC's The One Show.

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New worker protections and laws under Labour Government including zero-hour contract ban

The Government says the measures represent the biggest upgrade to workers' rights in a generation and will improve the lives of working people across the country

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Manchester United's Marcus Rashford's excuse for speeding at 104mph as he's banned from driving for six months

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has been slapped with a six-month driving ban after being clocked at 104mph on the M60 motorway back in December 2023

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South Shields shop owner goes viral after challenging customers to down 2L bottle of pop in 60 seconds

Jag Singh, who runs Horsley Hill Premier in South Shields, has been offering the 'Fizzy Chug challenge'

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Council rejects plans for new Bensham Jewish College after local objections

Following concerns over the prospective college's designs, councillors rejected the application

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Set for Life results LIVE: Winning National Lottery numbers for Thursday, July 18

We will be bringing you the results live from the National Lottery's Set for Life draw on Thursday, July 18

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Sunderland University student paramedic puts life-saving training to use as man suffers heart attack

Stacey Thain, 33, was at the supermarket with her family when she saw the man collapse, and she rushed into action

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'Growing up with Gas: A History of the Gas Industry' by Danny and Helen Lawrence

The UK’s energy problems are now centre stage. 'Growing up with Gas' puts them in perspective with a history of the gas industry from its revolutionary origins at the beginning of the 19th century, manufacturing coal gas, to the present, as a now handful of international companies gear up to move ...

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Balaclava-clad attacker who tried to rape Durham University student in her room given 20 year sentence

Jonathan Cummings, 34, left a young student 'a shell of her former self' following a chilling attempted rape

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Newcastle University unveils redevelopment vision for Castle Leazes redevelopment

The 1960s-built Castle Leazes housing blocks are due to be demolished and replaced by a new development aimed at tackling an “immediate and pressing shortage” of student beds

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Strictly's Kai Widdrington and Nadiya Bychkova split after 'crisis' talks

Strictly Come Dancing stars Kai Widdrington and Nadiya Bychkova have announced their split after two years of being together

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Two men charged in connection with South Shields drugs investigation after three people die

Two men and a woman died in the South Shields area on Tuesday

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Davina McCall gets degree from Newcastle University days after daughter's graduation

Popular TV presenter Davina McCall has been made the recipient of a top honour from Newcastle University

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Teen killer followed schoolgirl Holly Newton before he inflicted 36 knife wounds in Hexham, jury told

Holly Newton was just 15 when she was stabbed to death in Hexham and a 17-year-old youth is standing trial accused of murder, which he denies

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Northern Pride 2024: Everything you need to know as Pride returns to Newcastle

As Northern Pride returns to Newcastle, we’ve put together a guide of everything you need to know.

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Tyne and Wear Metro extension to Washington would be welcome – but I have my doubts

Keith Watson, a Washington native and author of a new book on the Tyne and Wear Metro, has his say on emerging plans to take the rail network to his home town

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Clumsiness could be one of seven warning signs you have lifelong disorder

While clumsiness is common and often harmless, it could sometimes signal a serious underlying health disorder

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Attacked cannabis farmer caught after ending up on roof of neighbour's conservatory in Sunderland

Markeljano Deleu came to the UK from Albania illegally and was told he could clear his debts by watering a cannabis farm

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North East charity leader urges action on child poverty amid 'depressing' picture for region

Rob Williamson, CEO of the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland, was speaking as his organisation's Vital Signs report highlighted a range of challenges for the North East

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Teen denies causing death of 15-year-old Conner Loder in Newcastle crash

Conner Loder died in a crash on Stamfordham Road in the early hours of June 10