Those who remember Wet 'N' Wild when business was booming are tweeting about their disappointment at the company entering administration.
At the water park in North Shields, the new answer phone message reflects the change...
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Predominantly dry over the coming few days with variable cloud & some sunshine. Cool start but daytime temperatures should recover a little
War veterans taking part in the walk of Britain got a singing send-off from school pupils in Northumberland.
A cast of the skull of St Bede - the English scholar who is considered to be the founder of English history - will go on display in Jarrow.