The annual event, which has attracted upwards of 50,000 people, is back in Centre Square on July 15 and 16.Read the full story ›
Shrek The Musical is to make a return to the Sunderland Empire theatre as part of a new nationwide tour.Read the full story ›
Following months of speculation, the former Girls Aloud singer has finally gone public with her pregnancy.Read the full story ›
Collecting her award she thanked her team and her fans.Read the full story ›
James Arthur, Little Mix and The 1975 are representing the North East region at the Brit Awards 2017.Read the full story ›
Former Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt has said she is "gutted" her family will not appear on the next series of the Channel 4 show.Read the full story ›
Music legend Sir Tom Jones has confirmed he will play at Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.Read the full story ›
Superstar Rod Stewart is heading to Durham County Cricket Club for one of only two exclusive UK mainland concerts in 2017. He will perform at the Emirates Riverside, the home of Durham County Cricket Club, on Friday 9 June.
He will also play at Shrewsbury Town Football Club on Wednesday 7 June.
“We are absolutely thrilled to be working with Rod again this year. These are two very special concerts ahead of the Isle of Wight Festival and we expect them to be hugely popular.
“We have now worked with Rod on numerous occasions and the reception he receives is always absolutely fantastic.
“Rod continues to entertain both his loyal followers and a new generation of fans at every concert and we expect Durham and Shrewsbury to be no exception.”
A major new £8.2m music, dance and drama venue is planned for Sunderland.Read the full story ›
Director Ken Loach thanked the people of Newcastle, after 'I, Daniel Blake' won Outstanding British Film at this year's BAFTAs.Read the full story ›