Tyne and Wear

Premiership: Harlequins v Newcastle Falcons

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 20 min 32 sec ago
Team news as Harlequins host Newcastle Falcons in Friday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop (19:45 GMT).
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Discarded needles and syringes removed up to 50 times a day

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - 11 hours 5 min ago
A BBC investigation finds more than 100,000 used needles were collected in the UK in three years.
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Eight fined over Dipton mine newt protests

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:16
The four men and four women claimed they were preventing wildlife crime against newts.
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Barry Downs caught selling fake Remembrance Day poppies

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:52
Barry Downs sold poppy brooches from a market stall but had no link to the Royal British Legion.
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House of Fraser to shut another four stores

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:50
The retailer, now owned by Mike Ashley's Sports Direct, says it was unable to agree cuts in rents.
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World Diabetes Day: What the condition means for families

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:18
On World Diabetes Day we hear how families help loved ones living with the condition.
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Cameron Steel: Durham batsman signs contract extension until 2021

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 12:40
Durham batsman Cameron Steel signs a contract extension to keep him with the county until the end of the 2021 season.
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Recycling firm boss jailed for dumping waste

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:51
Michael Coates admits dumping hundreds of tonnes of waste in an abandoned factory in Sunderland.
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Berketex Bride collapse: The women without a dress for their wedding

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 01:09
The shock collapse of the wedding market stalwart has left hundreds in the lurch for their big day.
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UK cities named as 5G pioneers

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 17:06
The UK's big cities will be the first to get the futuristic mobile technology, says mobile operator.
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Sunderland fans banned over Celtic match disorder

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 15:51
The two men were involved in a number of "flashpoints" between Sunderland and Celtic fans, police say.
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John Hastings: Former Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder retires

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 14:14
Ex-Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder John Hastings retires with a lung condition causing him to cough up blood.
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Children in Need: Meet the children helped through bereavement

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 12:39
Two boys from Northumberland tell of the support they received to help them talk after they lost loved ones.
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Sri Lanka v England: Ben Stokes to bat at three, Ben Foakes to keep wicket

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 12:12
Ben Stokes will bat at three and Ben Foakes will again keep wicket in an unchanged England side for the second Test against Sri Lanka.
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Draw made for FA Cup second round

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 19:39
National League North side Guiseley are paired with League One team Fleetwood Town in the second round of the FA Cup.
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South Shields police shooting: Man wanted to die in 'blaze of glory'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 15:52
Father tells Newcastle inquest his son wanted to "use the police to commit suicide".
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Coroner to look at "lost opportunities" in burning murder

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 14:13
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen was murdered by two convicted killers who burnt her body in a car.
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Gary Graham: Scotland call up England-qualified flanker for South Africa Test

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 09:56
Newcastle flanker Gary Graham, who has previously been in an England training camp, replaces Blade Thomson in Scotland's autumn Test squad.
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Stillbirth: 'How I chose an outfit for my baby'

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 01:35
How do you go about dressing your baby for their final resting place when conventional clothes don't fit?
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Beach images across the UK honour World War One soldiers

BBC Tyne and Wear News Feed - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 16:06
Faces of those who died during World War One have been drawn in the sand at beaches across the country.
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