5 Seconds of Summer stopped off in Newcastle as part of their radio tour. They talked to Rachel Sweeney about 1D, their new single and fame!
One Direction have announced that they are set to return to the North East. when they will perform at the Stadium of Light on 28 May 2014.
Pop and soccer stars rubbed shoulders when One Direction visited Newcastle United's training ground.
Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer attracted hundreds of fans to Newcastle's Northumberland Street for a signing of copies of She Looks So Perfect. They will be back in May to support One Direction at Sunderland's Stadium of Light.
The four musicians spoke to Rachel Sweeney about fame, fans and the anxious wait to hear Sunday's chart position.
Australian boy band sensation 5 Seconds of Summer will support One Direction on the UK and European leg of their sold-out Where We Are World Tour, including the opening night at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light in May.
5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) were personally chosen by One Direction and first supported the band on their epic Take Me Home World Tour last year.
They released their debut UK single, She Looks So Perfect, through Capitol Records UK on March 23.
Fans have sent supportive tweets to the mother of Perrie Edwards after she tweeted her upset at Holby City. A script line from the show saw a character talk about cutting off Perrie's head with a rusty chainsaw
@mothergoose2020 debbie I cant believe they said that :( I made an official complaint they cant get away with such a nasty comment
@mothergoose2020 it's sucks that grown adults are doing this, it breaks my heart, because she doesn't deserve is, she's too sweet
Little Mix fans have tweeted their anger after a script line in Holby City said, 'all I have to do is track down Perrie Edwards, chop of her head with a rusty chainsaw and marry Zayn'.
Perrie's mother Debbie also tweeted to say she was upset by the programme.
Anyone watching Holby city ??? Really http://t.co/2U3peZtCzH x
The mother of Little Mix star Perrie Edwards tweeted her distress last night when her daughter was 'threatened' during a Holby City scene. In it, an actor playing a One Direction fan threatened to 'cut off her head with a rusty chainsaw'.
Perrie is engaged to One Direction singer Zayne Malik. Her mother, Debbie, was watching the programme at her South Tyneside home.
X Factor winners Little Mix returned the South Shields for the first time since the show in 2011. They performed at the Sound Waves Festival at Bents Park.
It is the home town to both Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards, who just got engaged to One Direction's Zayn Malik. She showed Rachel Sweeney the engagement ring that sparked a media frenzy!
Watch out for flash photography.
Never been more happy in my life ! Thank you to everyone that has been so lovely about my engagement to my beautiful fiancé ! Big love z X
Perrie Edwards talked about her engagement to Zayn Malik while she was back in her hometown of South Shields. She called Zayn a 'lucky duck' and showed off her three-diamond ring. Off camera her family said it is a wonderful time and that they are all delighted.
Joe McElderry has spoken about how happy he is for his X Factor friend Perrie Edwards. Perrie, from Little Mix, and Joe are both from South Shields. He said Perrie looks really happy.