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Food & Drink: Learn about seafood, thanks to Prawn On The Lawn cookbook

The story of Prawn On The Lawn is one of constant ingenuity.

Eating Out
Indie legends James to play North East Date

Indie legends James to play North East Date

Legendary indie band James are to play Middlesbrough Town Hall on Tuesday May 22.

Declan Egan, Dayle Hodge, Simon Bailey & Lewis Griffiths. Picture: Brinkhoff & Mgenburg.

Review: Jersey Boys, Sunderland Empire until March 31

I tried really, really hard not to start this review by saying, "oh, what a night".

Theatre and Comedy
Neil Young in Paradox on Netflix.

TV Choice: Five to download or stream this week

I've been to the future! And they beam TV straight into your brain! But for now we have to deal with little black boxes. Here's the choice from Saturday March 24..

TV and Film
RAF AT 100 With Ewan And Colin McGregor

TV Choice AND TRAILER: Five of the best shows this week

I've used the highlighter pen so you don't have to.. here's some of the best of the listings from Saturday March 24.
TV and Film
Idris Elba stars in In The Long Run.

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Idris Elba on comedy In The Long Run

In The Long Run, Thursday, March 29, 10pm, Sky One & NOW TV

TV and Film
Greg (Christopher Eccleston), Marie (Paula Malcomson) and Molly (Darcey Mcneeley).

Big Preview AND TRAILER: Christopher Eccleston on new drama Come Home

From the makers of Happy Valley, Ordinary Lies and Trust Me, comes a brand new three-part drama, Come Home, created and written by Danny Brocklehurst and starring Christopher Eccleston for BBC One...
TV and Film
Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara in Mary Magdalene.

Movies AND TRAILER: Joaquin Phoenix on his role as Jesus in Mary Magdalene

Joaquin Phoenix rises to the challenge of playing Jesus of Nazareth in new biblical biopic Mary Magdalene. The actor talks to Georgia Humphreys about how he approached the part, the film's timeliness and his own faith.

TV and Film
Blacks Corner, Station Road, East Boldon.

Review: Blacks Corner, East Boldon, South Tyneside

There’s few larger restaurants who can lay claim to being on first name terms with the people who mature their cheeses or cure their meats. But small batch producers are a key ingredient at Blacks Corner.

Eating Out
Back to Bacharach is hitting the Customs House stage

Hit songs to be brought to life on South Shields stage

Songs created by a legendary performer will be showcased in an evening of musical magic in South Shields.

Declan Donnelly.

Declan Donnelly to host Saturday Night Takeaway without Ant McPartlin

Declan Donnelly will host Saturday Night Takeaway without his partner Ant McPartlin when the show returns on Saturday March 31.

TV and Film
Gary Numan at Middlesbrough Empire.

Review: Gary Numan - Middlesbrough Empire

It’s hard to believe that it’s almost 40 years since Gary Numan shot to fame singing about an uncertain, dystopian future.

Johnny Vegas poses with Amy Hallett in the Iona Club on his last visit to Hebburn.

TV star Johnny Vegas returns to Hebburn as work starts on new film

Comedian Johnny Vegas has been back in South Tyneside this weekend as work begins on his new film.
Theatre and Comedy
Stiff Little Fingers' Jake Burns, left, and Ali McMordie at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. All pictures: Gary Welford.

Review: Stiff Little Fingers + Ruts DC, O2 Academy, Newcastle

For a band formed 41 years ago, in the punk zenith year of 1977, Stiff Little Fingers  have retained remarkable pulling power.
Writer and performer Kamaal Hussain.

Showman visits South Tyneside to collect stories for production

A showman is in South Tyneside to collect stories which will shape a production touring the borough later this month.

Pictured, Sagar Radia as Aj Nair, James Floyd as Dr Gabriel Varma, Nimmi Harasgama as Nurse Mari Rodriguez, Darshan Jariwalla as Dr Ram Nair, Amrita Acharia as Dr Ruby Walker, Amanda Redman as Dr Lydia Fonseca, Neil Morrissey as Greg Mcconnell and Philip Jackson as Paul Smart.

BIG Preview AND TRAILER: Amanda Redman on The Good Karma Hospital

The Good Karma Hospital series two returns to tropical South India as the formidable Dr Lydia Fonseca (Amanda Redman) and her team face new challenges. What will the next eight episodes have in store?
TV and Film
Daisy Waterstone as Margo Durrell, Milo Parker as Gerry, Josh OConnor as Larry, Keeley Hawes as Louisa and Callum Woodlouse as Leslie.

TV Highlight,TRAILER and Keeley Hawes interview: The Durrells come sailing back

The Durrells, Sunday, 8pm, ITV
TV and Film
It Comes At Night on Sky Cinema.

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

They didn't believe me about the digital revolution. I was right. Here's the best from Saturday March 17...
TV and Film
Big Cats About The House

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Make a cuppa and settle down with these shows on on proper telly from Saturday March 17.
TV and Film
Alicia Vikander in Tomb Raider.

Movies AND TRAILER: Alicia Vikander on her action role in Tomb Raider

As one of the most famous action heroes of all time, Alicia Vikander relished the chance to step into the shoes of Lara Croft. Georgia Humphreys hears how the actress embraced the intense physical side of the role.

TV and Film
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