● Popular Durham adventure park closes for good due to impact of Covid-19 Beamish Wild made the "difficult decision" to close permanently
● Sunderland Empire cancels more shows - but they don't include the pantomime Sunderland Theatre suspends all performances until November 27 but fingers are still crossed for the annual festive treat
● CCTV shows vandals wreck outdoor equipment at Sunderland museum The football table was completely destroyed during two incidents
● Newcastke hotel promises stag and hen parties are 'history' Elswick residents complained that the Clifton House Hotel’s plan to open a bar for its guests could leave their streets plagued by more loud, alcohol-fuelled...
● Steve Bruce on Mike Ashley's return to stadiums and issue Newcastle must address Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley watched the Magpies' Premier League fixtures against West Ham and Brighton and Steve Bruce has been...
● Suspected fraudsters allegedly scammed elderly victim out of £100,000 The man and woman were arrested in County Durham in connection with the incident
● See the NHS Spitfire soar over the North East during Tuesday's fly-past Tiny Spitfire made a huge impact as it took to the skies above Newcastle, Tyneside, Northumberland, Sunderland, County Durham and Teesside
● Eldon Square and Metrocentre extend student shopping event to a fortnight Shopping centres in Newcastle and Gateshead offer students two weeks of bargains and discounts up to 50% and here is what's on offer
● New national lockdown restrictions - what has changed in the North East? We look at the difference between the new lockdown restrictions revealed today to those imposed in the North East last week
● Newcastle's game vs Morecambe has added significance as squad are sent message Newcastle United suffered a disappointing 3-0 defeat against Brighton on Sunday and Steve Bruce looks set to make a number of changes to his side...
● Parents warned 'more coronavirus cases likely' after case at Gosforth Academy A letter to parents has revealed that a Year Nine pupil has tested positive for Covid-19
● Alleged hit and run victim still being treated for 'life-changing' injuries Police are still probing incident near Four Lane Ends interchange as arrested suspect released under investigation
● Geordie Shore: Where Are They Now? Castmates past and present As spin-off Their Story debuts on MTV, we chart the progress of Vicky Pattison, Gaz Beadle, Charlotte Crosby, Holly Hagan and more
● The 7.39 cast revealed as BBC1 repeat hit 2014 drama The 7.39 is being repeated on BBC1 this week with Sheridan Smith and David Morrissey leading the cast
● Newcastle United haven't asked for Morecambe players to be tested for Carabao Cup tie Steve Bruce has explained the situation as football copes with the latest spike in UK cases
● Little Mix's Jade says group has 'no vendetta' with Simon Cowell Little Mix's talent show, The Search, is set to launch on BBC One this week, a year on from Simon Cowell's rival series, X Factor: The Band
● Insurers may be banned from giving loyal customers worse deals than new ones The FCA found new motor insurance customers pay £285 but their equivalents who have held policy for five years are charged £370
● BBC weather host has excruciatingly awkward moment with Rick Astley BBC Breakfast weather presenter Matt Taylor was embarrassed by co-star Dan Walker as guest Rick Astley listened in
● Why Covid means it's extra important to get a flu vaccine Coronavirus and flu combined are deadly, so officials are urging people to get a free flu jab from the NHS or pharmacies like Boots, Tesco, Superdrug
● Durham police appeal for help to find missing man Kieran Megran, 31, has not been in touch with his family for a week and police are asking anyone who may have seen him to get in touch with them
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● Shrewsbury vs Newcastle LIVE - U21s take on League One side in ELF Trophy clash NUFC U21s travel to Shrewsbury for the first game of the 2020-21 EFL Trophy
● Geordie Shore's Marnie forced to wear heart monitor by doctors Geordie Shore star Marnie has revealed she is wearing a heart monitor and thinks she knows what is causing her health issues
● Sunderland's midfield dilemma, and why Grant Leadbitter got the nod over Josh Scowen Black Cats fans were disappointed Scowen was the not the man chosen to replace the suspended George Dobson at Oxford