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New comic book will feature life at The Word

A comics artist-in-residence had been appointed to South Tyneside’s newest cultural venue.

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Rachel Allen.

Food and Drink: Rachel Allen says food evokes such memories

The world might just latching on to an idealised Nordic way of life, but chef Rachel Allen has long been fully conversed in it.

Eating Out
Masterchef returns to BBC One.

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

If you watch nothing else this week, give these shows a go...
TV and Film
AC 12 are back in Line of Duty.

TV highlight: Line of Duty - return of the cop show that beats all the others

When DCI Roz Huntley (Thandie Newton) captures a serial killer, Forensic Coordinator Tim Ifield (Jason Watkins) alerts AC-12 to a possible miscarriage of justice.

TV and Film
Caters Get Rich.

TV choice: What to watch on TV and streaming this week

Check out our Weekend Magazine TV editor Stuart Chandler's picks for the coming week.
TV and Film
Samantha Morton and  Lesley Manville face off.

TV interview: At the heart of this tale of the capital’s brothels is a family saga

London 1763, the capital of the world, the most cosmopolitan place on Earth. One in five women in London is making her living selling sex. In some areas brothels, run by indomitable Madams, are to be found on almost every street.

TV and Film
Fancy getting out and about for English Tourism Week?

Unmissable events for English Tourism Week

Celebrate English tourism, vibrant visitor experiences and world-renowned attractions during English Tourism Week, which starts tomorrow.

Whats on
Rasberry Bombs, with a chocolate coating sauce.

Recipe of the week: Healthy raspberry Bombs

When you’re trying to eat healthy, it’s really important to have some healthy snacks at hand.

Eating Out
Keira Knightley as Juliet in Red Nose Day Actually. Picture: Trailers Promos Teasers on YouTube.

New teaser trailer for Comic Relief Love Actually sequel released

A new teaser trailer for the much anticipated Love Actually sequel filmed in aid of Comic Relief sees actor Andrew Lincoln brandishing his famous flash cards as the cast also poke fun at one of the film's stars Colin Firth.

TV and Film
John Otway has survived in a changing pop world.

Review: John Otway, The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle

It's 40 years since the punk rock explosion of 1977 when John Otway with Wild Willy Barrett broke onto the scene with the double-A side hit Really Free and Beware of the Flowers (Cos I'm Sure They're Going to Get You, Yeah).

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

The average Brit spends more than £1,000 a year on new clothes every year, new research has revealed.
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

Only one out of 28 food categories are on track to meet 2017 salt reduction targets, a survey has found.
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Some of the accents have been ridiculed in the new series of Vera.

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

Crime drama Vera has been criticised by viewers who claim the Northumberland accents on the show are "abysmal".

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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

Sky watchers seeking a Northern Lights display often think their best chance lies in Iceland.
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Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway was the most-watched TV show last night.

Ant and Dec dominate Saturday night TV ratings

Presenting duo Ant and Dec have continued to dominate Saturday night television ratings.

TV and Film

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

The Rolling Stones led tributes to “true pioneer” Chuck Berry after the rock ‘n’ roll legend’s death at the age of 90.

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Edwardian afternoon teas launched at Beamish

Edwardian afternoon teas launched at Beamish

Fancy taking tea like an Edwardian?

Eating Out
Which film are you most looking forward to this year? Picture: Pixabay.

14 films to look forward to in 2017

We have already been treated to some big releases this year - but there's plenty more to come!

TV and Film
REVIEW: The Stranglers, O2 Academy, Newcastle

REVIEW: The Stranglers, O2 Academy, Newcastle

It was never meant to be like this. Punk was supposed to blast the old guard into oblivion in a whirlwind of rebellion, fury and energy. Clearly no-one told The Stranglers the grand plan but then The Stranglers weren’t like the rest of the Punk crowd, being more musical, more versatile and far, far superior musicians and bearing more influences of The Doors, Velvet Underground and The Who than The Stooges and the New York Dolls of their Punk compatriots.

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Lulu James

South Shields’ Lulu James to headline Evolution Emerging

Soul sensation Lulu James from South Shields, Coquin Migale and Eat Fast will top the bill at Evolution Emerging when it takes over Newcastle’s Ouseburn Valley on Saturday, May 27 for a day and night of live music.

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