Bench Press Championships

World Championships come to North East

Weightlifters from 25 countries are competing in the World Masters Bench Press Championships at the Holiday Inn in Seaton Burn.

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NUFC: Pardew reacts to criticism

A minority of Newcastle United supporters were calling for the Manager's head last weekend.

Alan Pardew came under fire as his team lost at Stoke, continuing a dismal sequence of premier league results.

The Magpies boss has had a few days to reflect on the fans anger and today he responded to criticism aimed at him and his team.

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