From Britain Got Talent winners in 2014 to musical theatre legends, the audience of the Sage Gateshead were enthralled by musical theatre sensations Collabro on Monday night. Accompanied by special guest, Kerry Ellis, actress and singer who is best known for her work in ‘Wicked’ and ‘We Will Rock You’, Collabro received a standing ovation […]

By day he answers the North East’s 999 and NHS111 calls; by night he’s cooking up a storm for family and friends. Meet Anthony O’Shaughnessy, who is set to make his cooking debut on BBC One’s MasterChef tonight (Thursday 8th March). Anthony has worked for the North East Ambulance Service’s Emergency Operations Centre in Hebburn for […]

Peace have confirmed a return to the North East ahead of their album release, topping the Main Stage bill of 2018’s Meet The North on Saturday 5th May. The festival, which takes place across various venues in Newcastle Upon Tyne, will be celebrating its second year after a hugely successful 2017. Taking place on the […]

The National Youth Film Academy is coming to the North East on the lookout for the best up and coming young actors and filmmakers. The organisation, whose head office is based in Gateshead, offers 10 day Introductory Courses at Easter and during the Summer for young people aged 16-25 across the country who want to […]

Live on today’s ArtyParti: Keith Gregson – Singer/Songwriter “I come from a family of entertainers – my dad and grandparents were musicians – and I’ve always enjoyed entertaining.” Keith has spent 33 years as a teacher, 14 as a freelance writer, and now he’s curating the plethora of music he’s been creating over the past […]

Plans to create an urban garden and leisure space out of 90 shipping containers on the banks of the River Tyne were unveiled recently. It is estimated over 200,000 people could visit the site each year and up to 100 people would work at the site, with the garden being maintained by the National Trust […]

Police investigating an aggravated burglary in Gateshead are continuing to appeal for information. Last night (Sunday, December 17)  a man went into an address in Oakwood Gardens in Lobley Hill and threatened the occupant, an 84-year-old man, with a knife. The victim refused to hand over any money and chased the offender out of the […]

Little Mix have announced their heading to Gateshead next summer for a big outdoor gig.  The girls including Jade and Perrie from South Shields are heading to the North East in July 2018 for a performance at the Gateshead International Stadium. It’s part of a run of UK summer shows throughout July 2018 as part […]

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