X Factor's James Arthur will sing against two rivals on in next week's show, but tomorrow, December 4, he will return home to Teesside for his first big show in the region.
ITV Tyne Tees has been speaking to James' very proud mother. Watch the full here:
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The Gung-Ho! Seriously Fun 5k takes place today (Saturday 2nd July) at Newcastle Racecourse, Gosforth in aid of charity.
Veterans, cadets, dignitaries and serving Northumberland Fusiliers have paid tribute to those killed at the Battle of the Somme
Clear spells. Showers. Brisk winds. Sunday looks like the better day