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Chemistry teacher from Roker becomes an internet sensation

A chemistry teacher from Roker has become an internet sensation Credit: MaChemGuy

A chemistry teacher from Roker has proved an internet sensation after coming up with the right formula to help his students.

James Donkin - or MaChemGuy as he's known online - has posted a series of videos on YouTube to help his students understand the subject's most tricky areas.

Since then, the dad-of-three, who teaches A-level chemistry at Hartlepool Sixth Form College, has racked up more than 1.5m views. You can see one of his YouTube videos below.

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