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Kylie Minogue to kick off huge UK arena tour in the North East

Music
Channel 4's Hunted is looking for applicants.

Channel 4's Hunted is looking for contestants - have you got what it takes?

TV and Film
The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams who has confirmed there is a script for the next Star Wars film.

JJ Abrams confirms Star Wars Episode IX script is finished

TV and Film
Top Gear is back for its 25th series this week.

TV & streaming: The best shows to catch this week

TV and Film

Five of the best shows to watch on TV this week

TV and Film

TV choice: Redemption is the name of the game for Nelly in Sky Atlantic's Save Me

TV and Film

Big Preview: It’s all getting a bit personal as Strike takes on a disturbing case

TV and Film

Win: Five pairs of tickets to Paloma Faith at Newcastle Arena

Music
Donna Air. Picture by Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Donna Air heads home to North East with Dancing on Ice tour

Lifestyle
This Loverl Eggs - This Is Eggland (Egg Records)

Album review: The Lovely Eggs - This Is Eggland

Music

Kylie Minogue to kick off huge UK arena tour in the North East

Music
Paloma Faith

Win: Five pairs of tickets to Paloma Faith at Newcastle Arena

Music
This Loverl Eggs - This Is Eggland (Egg Records)

Album review: The Lovely Eggs - This Is Eggland

Music
Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand performing at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. Pic: Gary Welford.

Review: Franz Ferdinand, O2 Academy, Newcastle

Music

Donna Air heads home to North East with Dancing on Ice tour

Lifestyle
The cast of Beautiful

Bronté Barbé on bringing Carole King musical Beautiful to Sunderland

Theatre and Comedy
From left, Rosalind Seal as Hobby,  Jake Addley as Salty and Nicole Black as Gail in Teechers., Picture by Alex Harvey-Brown

Comedy classic school play coming to South Shields

News

Elmer the Elephant to follow in Great North Snowdogs’ paw prints

Arts
Kian and Kharis Fairest looking at the Phoenix at Durham's Fire and Ice Festival last year.

Gandalf and The Gruffalo to feature in ice sculpture trail in Durham

News
Giovanni Pernice alongside his dance partner, Luba Mushtuk.

Strictly Come Dancing star Giovanni Pernice bringing show to South Shields

News

In pictures: your photos of the Super Blue Blood Moon

News
Channel 4's Hunted is looking for applicants.

Channel 4's Hunted is looking for contestants - have you got what it takes?

TV and Film
The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams who has confirmed there is a script for the next Star Wars film.

JJ Abrams confirms Star Wars Episode IX script is finished

TV and Film
Top Gear is back for its 25th series this week.

TV & streaming: The best shows to catch this week

TV and Film
Michel Roux Jnr holding a skrei cod.

Food and drink: Fishing for wild skrei cod in chilly Norwegian waters with chef Michael Roux Jr

News
A recipe from The Pancake Kitchen in Seaham for Shrove Tuesday. Picture: The Pancake Kitchen.

How to make the perfect pancake for Shrove Tuesday

Offbeat

Making a Sunday dinner? These reader recipes promise great Yorkshire puddings

Offbeat