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Tributes to ‘bubbly’ schoolgirl, 8, who died suddenly as family and classmates left heartbroken

TRIBUTES have poured in for a “bubbly” schoolgirl who died suddenly as her family and classmates were left heartbroken. Lyla Ives, eight, was rushed to hospital and tragically died on January 6, leaving a “void that will never be filled” in her family’s lives. Tributes poured in for the Cramlington youngster- describing her as a […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …



Furious families blast ‘shambolic’ £125-a-ticket North Pole Christmas event as ‘daylight robbery’

FUMING families have slammed a “shambolic” North Pole Christmas event as “daylight robbery” after forking out up to £125 per ticket. Outraged parents booked to take their kids to Newcastle’s Road To The North Pole show after being promised a “magical, immersive experience” – but were left seething as youngsters were “bored from the start”. […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Brits show vaccine passports as they hit the town on first day of new Covid restrictions

BRITS have proudly shown off their vaccine passports as they glammed up for a night on the town on the first day of fresh Covid restrictions. Double-jabbed revellers donning festive gear decided to tear up nightclub dance floors and booze in pubs despite fears over the Omicron variant. Vaccine passports are needed from today for […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Woman raped by stranger who offered to walk her home after approaching her near a McDonald’s – as cops hunt mystery man

A WOMAN was raped by a stranger who offered to walk her home after approaching her near a McDonald’s, police said today. Detectives launched an appeal after the woman was sexually assaulted on a school field by a man who had offered to walk her home in West Denton, Newcastle. The horrific attack happened in […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Inside the disgusting home filled with mould & dead rats that is so gross owner is BANNED from letting 5-bedroom house

A DISGUSTING five-bedroom home dubbed a ‘house of horrors’ is so gross its owner has been banned from letting it out to tenants. Photos taken inside the property in Elswick, Newcastle, show shocking scenes of mould, multiple housing code breaches and a dead rat. Grim pictures from inside show putrid mould, a huge hole in […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


I fear I was spiked on Halloween night out after finding blood on my Buzz Lightyear costume

A YOUNG woman believes she was injected with drugs while on a night out celebrating Halloween in Newcastle. Amy-Jayne Cramb was with friends in city centre club Jalou on Saturday around 9.30pm when they noticed some men acting strangely close by. A few minutes later the 23-year-old’s pals spotted blood on her Buzz Lightyear costume […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …




Girl, 7, fighting for life after being hit by a HGV outside school as community left in shock

A SEVEN-year-old girl is fighting for her life in hospital after being hit by a heavy goods vehicle outside of her school. The youngster was struck by the tipper truck just after 3pm on Monday outside Knop Law Primary School, in Chapel House, Newcastle. She was hit while near the junction between Chadderton Drive and Hillhead […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …