Chi Onwurah MP speaking at the Alan Hull plaque unveiling. The MP for Newcastle Central said she remembers seeing the band as a child.
More top news
Trainees work with life sized childbirth simulators
A major sea rescue mission sees a man saved at Hendon. It is thought he had been fishing from the promenade.
New Metro fares in 2016 will mean a rise in the cost of daysavers, and a reduction in single fares