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Review: John Otway, The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle

Music
Women admit they never wear some of their purchases, but buying things makes them feel better.

How much we spend on clothes every year - and why we go on shopping sprees

Arts
Only one out of 28 food categories are on track to meet 2017 salt reduction targets, a survey has found. Pic: PA.

Salt survey reveals which foods are failing to meet reduction targets

Health 2
Some of the accents have been ridiculed in the new series of Vera.

Crime drama Vera under fire over 'abysmal' North East accents

TV and Film 1

Pictures which prove you don't have to go to Iceland to see the Northern Lights

Arts 2

Ant and Dec dominate Saturday night TV ratings

TV and Film

Biggest names in music lead tributes to Chuck Berry after rock 'n' roll legend dies

Music 3

Food: A home-made cake for Mother’s Day

Eating Out

TV choice: 5 of the best shows to watch this week

TV and Film
Brenda Blethyn as the eponymous Vera.

TV: Murder and mystery in a stunning setting

TV and Film

Review: John Otway, The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle

Music

Biggest names in music lead tributes to Chuck Berry after rock 'n' roll legend dies

Music 3

REVIEW: The Stranglers, O2 Academy, Newcastle

Music 2
Lulu James

South Shields’ Lulu James to headline Evolution Emerging

Music
Sunday For Sammy producer Ray Laidlaw at the Metro Radio Arena.

Sunday For Sammy is coming back - and lots more people will be able to see it

Theatre and Comedy
Women admit they never wear some of their purchases, but buying things makes them feel better.

How much we spend on clothes every year - and why we go on shopping sprees

Arts
The Northern Lights over St Mary's Lighthouse near Whitley Bay. Pic: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Pictures which prove you don't have to go to Iceland to see the Northern Lights

Arts 2
South Tyneside Homes apprentices Thomas Goodman, centre, and David Goodfellow, second right, with Coun Ed Malcom, left, Gary Broome, South Tyneside Homes team leader, and Andrew Watts, chief executive of Groundwork STAN, right, at Jarrow Hall House.

Apprentice painters have a brush with history with museum project

News
We're Here Because We're Here soldiers in Market Square. Photo by Topher McGrilis.

New exhibition catalogues mysterious ‘We’re Here’ WW1 soldiers

Arts
Some of the accents have been ridiculed in the new series of Vera.

Crime drama Vera under fire over 'abysmal' North East accents

TV and Film 1
Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway was the most-watched TV show last night.

Ant and Dec dominate Saturday night TV ratings

TV and Film

TV choice: 5 of the best shows to watch this week

TV and Film
Only one out of 28 food categories are on track to meet 2017 salt reduction targets, a survey has found. Pic: PA.

Salt survey reveals which foods are failing to meet reduction targets

Health 2
Georgia Green and above, creme patisserie & fresh fruit tart and Georgias ombre cake

Food: A home-made cake for Mother’s Day

Eating Out

Edwardian afternoon teas launched at Beamish

Eating Out

REVIEW: Byron’s Restaurant and Seaham Hall

Travel 1