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Brits hit the town in Newcastle, Nottingham and Portsmouth for one of the last nights out before Second Lockdown

BRITS have hit the town in Newcastle, Nottingham and Portsmouth for one of the last nights out before the country goes under lockdown for a second time. Revellers enjoyed the night out before the whole country goes under a second lockdown as a result of a dramatic surge in coronavirus infections. In Newcastle, hundreds of […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…



How rogue dealers flogging ‘bad batches’ & slipping cards under freshers’ doors have sparked fresh UK drugs crisis

IT is a parent’s worst nightmare. Just a day after Sandra Foster Larmour dropped “beautiful princess” Jeni, 18, off for her freshers’ week at Newcastle University, she was dead. Horrifyingly, the teen’s death was no freak event.  Vivacious Jeni, deputy head girl and a chorister at school, was one of four youngsters to be killed […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…


Girl, 6, killed by falling tree at primary school in Newcastle

A SIX-YEAR-OLD girl has died after being hit by a falling tree at school. Emergency services including an air ambulance attended the scene at Gosforth Park First School in Newcastle on Friday afternoon. The young girl was taken to Royal Victoria Infirmary by ambulance. She died in hospital this morning. An investigation has been launched into […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…


North East local lockdown: New rules and areas affected explained

BOOZERS in the North East will have to chuck out drinkers by 10pm after a new coronavirus curfew was announced. Restaurants are also affected in the local lockdown, after health secretary Matt Hancock said hospitality will be restricted for food and drink to table service only. What are the lockdown rules? New rules apply to […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…





World’s ‘first socially-distanced concert’ could be future of festivals – so you can leave the wellies at home

THOUSANDS of people watched the world’s first socially-distanced gig in Newcastle last night – and it could be the welly-free future for festivals. North Shields performer Sam Fender performed a home-town gig at Newcastle’s Gosforth Park in front of 2,500 fans who sat in sectioned-off areas. Revellers in groups of up to five were spread […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…