Whats on

What's On
Robbie Williams has announced he is releasing a new album in November.

Robbie Williams announces new album for November

Music
Samantha Lavery on the X Factor.

Durham’s Samantha Lavery given second chance with X Factor wildcard

Music

12 bands you can see at North East Calling music festival

Music

South Shields actor Lee hopes Lenny McLean movie role will be a knockout

TV and Film

Rainbow of colour lights up streets for Sunderland Pride

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Youngsters will take over The Word for opening-week event

News
Jay, Mike, Cheryl and Bobby, who will perform in South Shields as Formerly of Bucks Fizz.

Ex-Bucks Fizz trio pop in to South Shields as part of 35th anniversary tour

Music
Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over after she was removed in the Six Chair Challenge. Pic: Syco/Thames/Dymond/PA Wire.

Durham singer Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over

TV and Film

Robbie Williams announces new album for November

Music
Samantha Lavery on the X Factor.

Durham’s Samantha Lavery given second chance with X Factor wildcard

Music
Sham 69 will headline this year's North East Calling. Pic: Dod Morrison Photography.

12 bands you can see at North East Calling music festival

Music
Jay, Mike, Cheryl and Bobby, who will perform in South Shields as Formerly of Bucks Fizz.

Ex-Bucks Fizz trio pop in to South Shields as part of 35th anniversary tour

Music
Warhaus - We ****** A Flame Into Being (Play It Again Sam).

REVIEW: Warhaus - We ****** A Flame Into Being

Music
Lindsay Kemp is interviewed by BBC Look North's Jeff Brown. Picture by Kevin Ho.

South Shields theatre honours Lindsay Kemp for his influence on the arts

Theatre and Comedy
Simeon Truby as Grandad and Eliza Dobson as Poppy in Grow Up Grandad.

Heartwarming tale of young girl and her grandad coming to South Shields theatre

Theatre and Comedy
South Tynesides newest public space, The Word, National Centre for the Written Word.

Youngsters will take over The Word for opening-week event

News
Lindsay Kemp is interviewed by BBC Look North's Jeff Brown. Picture by Kevin Ho.

South Shields theatre honours Lindsay Kemp for his influence on the arts

Theatre and Comedy
A display of household items from years gone by has gone on display at Haven Court to help people with dementia.

Display of everyday items from years gone by to help dementia patients

Health
Cats. Photo by Alessandro Pinna.

Review: Cats! Cats Everywhere!

News
Samantha Lavery on the X Factor.

Durham’s Samantha Lavery given second chance with X Factor wildcard

Music
Lee Shone, right, with UFC champ and co-star Michael Bisping.

South Shields actor Lee hopes Lenny McLean movie role will be a knockout

TV and Film
Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over after she was removed in the Six Chair Challenge. Pic: Syco/Thames/Dymond/PA Wire.

Durham singer Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over

TV and Film
More and more people are using their phones while eating out.

How smartphones are changing the way we eat

Eating Out
Nigella is tipped to replace Mary Berry on GBBO.

Viewers vote Nigella Lawson favourite to replace Mary Berry

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Mary Berry. Picture: Press Association.

Mary Berry bids farewell to 'soggy bottoms' as she quits the Great British Bake Off

Eating Out