Over the last few years, first-time house buyers have been clearly affected by the rising prices of houses in the North East.   One of the main problems that people are facing these days is an inability to successfully raise enough money to put down as a deposit. We spoke to former estate agent Andrew Jacques […]

A frequently asked question by away fans travelling to Newcastle is: “Where can you go for food or drink before the game?” While the truth is away fans would be welcomed in any establishment, I have put together a map pinpointing the best places to go and get some grub pre-match.    

Nick Pope, Kieran Trippier and Callum Wilson have been called up to the World Cup by Gareth Southgate.  The Newcastle United trio become the latest footballers to be called up to represent North East clubs at the World Cup. Newcastle’s Fabian Schär and Bruno Guimarães have also been handed call ups, while Sunderland’s Jewison Bennette […]

With the start of World Cup being just two weeks away, Spark set about the streets of Sunderland to gauge the local opinion on the tournament. The controversial Qatar World Cup is on the horizon with many being opposed to the idea of the competition being held there due to the poor human rights records […]

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