Rihanna last wowed crowds at the home of Sunderland AFC in June 2013. Now, she has announced she'll be back in June 2016 as part of her ANTI World Tour.
Newcastle Film and Comic Con will be taking over the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle today.
The convention will offer film and comic-lovers a whole host of fun activities including photo shoots, panels, autograph sessions and hundreds of stalls full of TV and Film memorabilia to browse.
X Factor winner Ben Haenow has been speaking to Rachel Sweeney about his new album, the shock of fame and what to expect from his arena set.Read the full story ›
Kirkleatham Museum has been closed to members of the public following masonry falling from the Old Hall building due to high winds.Read the full story ›
The BBC producer punched by Jeremy Clarkson is suing the former Top Gear host and the BBC for racial discrimination.Read the full story ›
Sunderland’s Christmas lights switch on event has been rescheduled for later in November after being cancelled tonight.Read the full story ›
Durham's historic streets, bridges, waterways and gardens will be transformed by a series of light-based sculptures and installations.Read the full story ›
Little Mix have added a third Newcastle date at the MetroRadio Arena for their 2016 Get Weird tour.Read the full story ›
Here's a list of all the Christmas light switch-on events across the North East.Read the full story ›
People were left disappointed after overcrowding at the Bishop Auckland fireworks meant views of the display were obscured.Read the full story ›