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Little Mix

The X Factor auditions to start in Sunderland and East Durham

Music
Billy Bragg and Joe Henry play at Whitley Bay Playhoue on 25 January.

Billy Bragg is on track for a very different North East gig

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Maxïmo Park announce tour to promote their new album

Music

Five things we learned from the Trainspotting 2 world premiere

TV and Film

Star Wars fans get their first glimpse of the next chapter

TV and Film

Little Comets share first track from their new album

Music

Evolution Emerging seeks top new talent for music festival

Music
Do you buy vinyl records? Picture: Pixabay.

Record shops will make a comeback, Rick Wakeman predicts

Music
Emily Watson and Ben Chaplin get intimate.

Apple Tree Yard: Gripping thriller shows what can happen with just one bad choice

TV and Film

The X Factor auditions to start in Sunderland and East Durham

Music
Billy Bragg and Joe Henry play at Whitley Bay Playhoue on 25 January.

Billy Bragg is on track for a very different North East gig

Music 1

Maxïmo Park announce tour to promote their new album

Music
Little Comets have released the first track from their upcoming fourth album, Worhead.

Little Comets share first track from their new album

Music
Beth Jeans Houghton is one of the artists discovered at Evolution Emerging.

Evolution Emerging seeks top new talent for music festival

Music
Author Richard Adams has died.

Watership Down author Richard Adams dies aged 96

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Nabil Nayal with Lianne Hubbert, lecturer on the BA (Hons) Texture and Surface Design degree at CCAD.

Award-winning fashion designer inspires next generation in Hartlepool

News
A KR Dance student in action. Photograph courtesy of Simon Wright.

Well done to the Hartlepool schools for their dance support

Arts
What's your favourite band t-shirt? Picture: Shutterstock.

Tomorrow is Wear Your Old Band T-shirt to Work Day - dig out your favourite!

Music

Five things we learned from the Trainspotting 2 world premiere

TV and Film
The artwork for the next chapter in the Star Wars saga. Pic: Star Wars/PA Wire

Star Wars fans get their first glimpse of the next chapter

TV and Film
Emily Watson and Ben Chaplin get intimate.

Apple Tree Yard: Gripping thriller shows what can happen with just one bad choice

TV and Film
John Williams

How a South Shields chef went from peeling spuds to winning a Michelin star at The Ritz

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Man claims Cadbury stole his idea for Oreo creme egg

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