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A British teenager earned a standing ovation after wowing the judges on America’s Got Talent. Courtney Hadwin, 13, from Peterlee in County Durham, impressed judge Howie Mandel enough for him to press his golden buzzer – meaning she will go straight to the live shows. Courtney performed an energetic version of Otis Redding’s Hard To […]

Sunderland residents and visitors to The Tall Ships Races Sunderland 2018 are being urged to take note of road closures during the five-day festival of sail. From 11 to 14 July, the city, which is the start port for the international sailing event, will welcome up to 1.5m visitors keen to see the 55 ships […]

Sunderland will travel to new manager Jack Ross’ old club, St Mirren, in July for a pre-season friendly the Scottish Premier League side have confirmed. The Black Cats will travel to Paisley on Saturday July 21 for a 3pm kick-off against a St Mirren side that have just appointed Alan Stubbs as Ross’ successor. Ross […]

Love Island fans have been left saddened by Niall Aslam’s sudden exit from the dating reality show, and his lack of a goodbye. Niall Aslam pictured in the middle with light blue shorts. It had been revealed yesterday afternoon that Aslam had left the villa for “personal reasons” and would not be returning. Viewers had […]

Visitors to the North East will be able to enjoy a sneak preview of the UK’s largest free, family festival after it unveiled plans to launch a day early. The Tall Ships Races Sunderland 2018 is scheduled to take place from 11 to 14 July – but organisers have announced a preview day on 10 […]

The glitz and glamour that the England squad’s wives and girlfriends brought to World Cups of the past may not be as evident in Russia with the Wags including childhood sweethearts and soon-to-be mothers. The team’s base camp near St Petersburg, is expected to be a far cry from the 2006 World Cup in Germany, […]

Demi Lovato has told fans she was broken-hearted after being forced to cancel a show last night in London due to illness. The US star was due to take to the stage at the O2, as part of her ongoing tour, but pulled out because she was ill and had swollen vocal cords. The news […]

The final countdown has begun for The Tall Ships Races Sunderland 2018. From 10-14 July, the city of Sunderland will host the UK’s largest, free family event: a five-day festival of beautiful ships, circus, theatre and music. And with just one month to go, organisers have revealed the scale of the event in numbers – […]


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