The Stadium of Light in Sunderland has warned parents to check their tickets, as strict age limits mean young 1D fans could be turned away.
Teesside University is to have its summer ball ‘pimped up’ by MTV. It clinched the prize after 'tweeting' two millions times.
Tinie Tempah played for hundreds of fans in Middlesbrough as part of his Demonstration tour. He spoke to Rachel Sweeney before his show.
Rocker Bryan Adams has announced he is hitting the road with a full band this November to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the multi-million selling album, ‘Reckless’. He will be returning to the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle on November 16.
This will be the first time Bryan Adams has done a full headline tour of the UK since 2011.
Saltburn's X Factor winner James Arthur said he was 'concentrating on his music' after reports that he had been dropped from Simon Cowell's record label.
The singer was reportedly dropped by Syco after it emerged his song Follow The Leader included the lyric "I'm gonna blow up your family like I'm a terrorist".
A spokeswoman for Syco declined to comment and James tweeted to defend the song, which he insisted was "not promoting terrorism".
As far as I know I am still with syco but I am exclusively signed to Sony. People look too deeply into the media circus. It's about music.
Saltburn's James Arthur has denied speculation that he was dropped by Simon Cowell's label Syco. It has been reported that The X Factor winner was sacked because of controversial lyrics.
Two emu chicks have been hand-reared by staff at an animal sanctuary in Redcar.
Donk and Didge are only four weeks old but they already measure a foot tall.
Staff at the Kirkleatham Owl Centre have their hands full with the new arrivals.
Volunteer Natalie Winner said: 'They run, jump, throw themselves on the floor-they even roll on their backs with legs in the air!--its all very un birdlike & very comical!''
The final tour of Dancing on Ice has come to Newcastle.
14 celebrities will be skating in front of a live audience at the MetroRadio Arena for the next three nights.
We sent Ross Hutchinson to catch up with three of them
Modern day crooner, Michael Bublé, has announced a Newcastle date. He will play the Metro Radio Arena on Friday 5th December. The show is an added date to his UK tour.
Paloma Faith has announced shows in York and Newcastle as part of her UK tour. The 'A Perfect Contradiction' singer will be at York Barbican on November 1 and Newcastle City Hall on November 18.