Travel: 10 great reasons to visit the 'Land of Creation'

Lauded as the Land of Creation, Israel offers the perfect opportunity to follow in our forebears’ sand-blasted footsteps.
Staying Cool apartments at Rotunda.

Travel: Staying cool but you will never go hungry in the UK’s second city

As the Beast from the East swept across the country, I was a little worried about whether we’d actually make it to Birmingham for our hotly-anticipated first city break of the year.
Fancy a last-minute trip?

10 amazing destinations you can fly to in April from Newcastle airport for under £45

The weather in the UK is slowly improving, but if you’re bored of the same four walls and perhaps want to venture to somewhere with a warmer climate, then there are a wide variety of last minute trips available this month, all from Newcastle Airport.

The picturesque Warwick Castle.

Travel: More to conquer in Warwickshire than poetry and Medieval fortress

Man the ramparts – an order that will surely have filled the defenders of Warwick Castle with dread.

A stroll on the beach.

Travel: There’s so much more to Jersey than its wealth of culinary riches

For a tiny island, Jersey is blessed with a wealth of fantastic culinary delights

The Troodos mountains

Agrotourism: Six reasons to go off the beaten track in Cyprus

Beyond the beach bars and bikinis, there’s a green heart of Cyprus that beats with the rich and varied heritage of this colourful island.

Around 60,000 people are expected to pass through Newcastle Airport terminal this weekend.

Easter set to be Newcastle Airport's busiest weekend of year so far

Newcastle Airport is set for its busiest weekend of the year as people make an Easter getaway.
Skyscanner has rated the UK's top 15 airports on a range of aspects, from flight prices to lounge access charges.

Newcastle is named UK's best-value-for-money airport

Newcastle Airport has picked up another accolade after being crowned the UK's best-value airport for European flights.

Newcastle International Airport will welcome extra flights operated by TUI next summer.

Extra flights on their way for North East holidaymakers as firm launches 2019 breaks

Additional flights to Palma, Cofu and Naples will head out of the North East's leading airport as a holiday company expands its business.

Belem Tower.

Travel: Five-star luxury retreat in a city rich with history and culture...

While being pampered in Lisbon’s Corinthia Hotel spa, masseuse Christina said I didn’t look old enough to have four grandchildren.
Northern passengers face reduced services next week. Left, Northern's Sharon Keith. Right, union boss Mick Cash.

Sunderland and Hartlepool train travellers face two more days of strikes

Emergency timetables have been released for the latest round of a bitter rail dispute.

Jonathan Clough, left, and Stewart Burke, from Hartlepool Maritime Experience, with Anne-Marie ODonnell, from the Tees Valley Combined 'Authority, centre.

New tourism service launched to promote Hartlepool and the Tees Valley to the world

A new tourism service which promotes Hartlepool and theTees Valley as a world-class destination has been launched today.
Work is under way at Newcastle International Airport as it builds a new arrivals hall for passengers.

Airport's new arrivals hall en route for summer completion

Touching down after a holiday will be made that little bit easier as the North East's biggest airport makes improvements to its arrivals hall.
The Golfe du Morbihan.

Travel: Hidden gems in untapped region of France that’s ripe for exploring

There are still surprisingly hidden gems just a short ferry trip to France away which, as yet, remain relatively undiscovered.

The Club La Santa leisure pool.

Travel: Help top up your fitness levels with a getaway in the heat of Lanzarote

For thousands of British holidaymakers, a trip to the Canary Islands in winter or early spring is a chance to escape to the sunshine, put their feet up with a paperback and a pint, occasionally cooling off in the hotel swimming pool.
Lartington Hall

Travel Review: Pop-up dining at Lartington Hall, Barnard Castle, County Durham

“Just make yourself at home,” said owner John as we were shown to our English garden-themed rooms at Lartington Hall.

Outside the MGM National Harbor.

Travel: Rolling the dice for a taste of Las Vegas lifestyle in National Harbor

It’s not every day you get to shake hands with the President of the United States.
Motorists are advised of the list of local roadworks below.

Roadworks Round-up: Where to expect delays on Friday, February 23, across the Hartlepool area

Here is your regular list of expected roadworks across Hartlepool and East Durham for Friday, February 23, and the coming days:
Elphinstone Hotel.

Travel: Enjoy a hotel stay steeped in 400 years of history at Elphinstone

Just off the foot of the High Street, at the bottom of an assuming road leading to the town park, a surprise lies in store for the curious visitor with an interest in Scottish history.

Table Mountain and colourful houses.

Travel: An enthralling African adventure that will live long in the memory

The first film I saw in cinemascope as a young boy was called Shaka.

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