The iconic landmark on Whitley Bay's seafront has stood empty for a number of years but now major renovation works have begun.Read the full story ›
32-year-old Dean Bowe was assaulted sometime between 9pm on Tuesday, September 6, and the early hours of Wednesday September 7.Read the full story ›
Whitley Bay mums are raising money after friend Rebekah Simpson was diagnosed with incurable cancerRead the full story ›
A man has been charged with murder after a 32-year-old man assaulted on South Parade in Whitley Bay on Wednesday later died.
A man was originally charged with assault but has now been charged with murder and has appeared at North Tyneside Magistrates' Court.
The alleged attack happened sometime between 9pm on Tuesday, September 6, and the early hours of Wednesday September, inside a flat in South Parade.
Police are appealing for information after an assault in Whitley Bay that left a man in a serious condition.
It happened sometime between 9pm on Tuesday, September 6, and the early hours of Wednesday September 7.
A 32-year-old man was assaulted inside a flat in South Parade.
He was taken to hospital with serious head injuries and remains in a critical condition.
A 44-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and he is currently in custody helping with enquiries.
Police are investigating the theft of a purse at a supermarket in Whitley Bay.
A purse containing bank cards was stolen at Morrison's Store on Hillheads Road on May 26.
Officers have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.
Anyone who recognises the man is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.
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Artists and designers are being called on to help a design a series of artworks for the Northern PromenadeRead the full story ›
New pictures have been released of how Whitley Bay’s Northern Promenade might look after improvement work takes placeRead the full story ›
Police have named a man found dead with a stab injury at a house on North Tyneside.
The body of 68-year-old Ian Hardy was found in Collingwood Road in Wellfield in Whitley Bay on Friday night.
Police say enquiries to establish how he died are ongoing and the death continues to be treated as unexplained.