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Bid to save City Hall

A host of North East singing stars have teamed up to produce a special CD in a bid to save one of Newcastle's most popular music venues, which has been threatened by proposed council cuts.

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Historic hall that played home to iconic stars could close

David Bowie is one of the stars who has performed at the City Hall Credit: PA

Newcastle City Council has a fight on its hands as momentum gathers to save the iconic City Hall.

The City Hall has played home to international stars like Bruce Springsteen Credit: PA

The 85 year old music venue has hosted acts including the Beatles, Bob Dylan, David Bowie and Bruce Springsteen - but could be closed as part of major budget cuts.

Bob Dylan frequented the City Hall Credit: PA
The Beatles performed at the City Hall in their early days Credit: PA

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