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Transport secretary says North's railways have a real problem to solve

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 19:46
The transport secretary says he is "focused" on trying to improve services in the North of England.

Stanley rape: E-fit of suspect released by police

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 18:50
Police say a man was attacked near a dog-walking spot in County Durham.

Rehomed Gateshead wallaby Choppy dies from pneumonia

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 18:26
The marsupial, named Choppy, was taken in at a local zoo after he was spotted on the hop last month.

‘It’s been the best season of my career’ – Russell insists Mercedes have ‘a lot of positives’ to take from 2022

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 17:33
George Russell chose to focus on the positive moments when reviewing his first season as a Mercedes F1 driver, reminding fans that success is “all relative” after the team failed to win a title for the first time since 2013.

Sargeant announces his race number ahead of debut F1 season with Williams in 2023

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 17:33
Williams driver Logan Sargeant has become the latest 2023 rookie to announce what permanent number he will have plastered on the front of his car as he gets set to go racing in F1 next season.

Ambulance staff in England vote for strike action

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 15:44
Members of two unions have backed walkouts across England and Wales as the NHS pay dispute deepens.

Alnwick Gardens brought to life with Winter Light Trail

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 14:23
Visitors follow a trail lit up by projections and installations.

‘My worst year in what was a crucial year’ – Latifi explains 2022 struggles that led to Williams exit

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 14:19
Nicholas Latifi has taken time to reflect on his departure from Williams, and the F1 grid, admitting that the 2022 season represented “a step backwards” after feeling that he made “really big improvements” the previous year.

Mercedes rename road at team HQ 'Lauda Drive' in tribute to three-time world champion

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 14:19
Mercedes have revealed that they have renamed the road that leads to their Technology campus in Brackley, in tribute to the late three-time world championship-winning driver Niki Lauda.

Dozens of Pelton headstones damaged in vandalism spate

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 11:02
At least 36 headstones were knocked over or damaged in a "devastating" attack.

Leclerc and Sainz thank departing boss Binotto after 'intense years together' at Ferrari

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 10:55
Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz both took to social media to publicly thank departing team boss Mattia Binotto, after what Leclerc described as "four very intense years together".

‘I don’t feel completely done’ – Ricciardo opens up on his chances of F1 racing return in our Beyond The Grid podcast

Formula 1 - Wed, 2022-11-30 10:55
Daniel Ricciardo has opened up about his chances of making an F1 comeback in the future, explaining during an appearance on the Beyond The Grid podcast that while “there is certainly still a fire” inside him to compete, he will wait to see “if it comes back in a big way” next year.

Heartbreak as North Shields wooden figurine vandalised

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 06:59
North Tyneside Council says the Wooden Dolly will probably take months to fix.

Toyota's Miyata reveals Europe 'promise' with Fenestraz

Motorsport - Wed, 2022-11-30 06:57
This month's Motegi SUPER GT finale marked the end of a four-year stint racing in Japan for Fenestraz, who has signed a two-year deal to race for Nissan in Formula E starting next season.
The Franco-Argentine driver had initially hoped to combine his FE commitments with a partial campaign in either SUPER GT or Super Formula, but instead looks set to focus fully on his Nissan duties.
During ...Keep reading

Girls Aloud: It's 20 years since pop greats were born on Popstars The Rivals

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 06:40
It's two decades since a talent show launched one of the most successful girl bands in chart history.

2022 Supercars Adelaide 500 session times and preview

Motorsport - Wed, 2022-11-30 06:24
The streets of the South Aussie capital will host the final round of the 2022 Supercars season as part what truly is a remarkable comeback.
The event was killed off by the previous state government in 2020, its return then becoming an election promise from opposition leader Peter Malinauskas.
When Malinauskas swept into power earlier this year the Adelaide 500 was swiftly restored and added ...Keep reading

Tickford Supercars switch for Morrow, Vaughan

Motorsport - Wed, 2022-11-30 06:04
The famous Ford squad will expand its second-tier programme to two cars for next season as the current Gen2 hardware filters down.
Morrow and Vaughan will campaign the two Tickford Mustangs in what will be the first year the model has been eligible for Super2.
Zak Best, who has been Tickford's sole Super2 driver for the past two seasons, will stay with the team but move on from ...Keep reading

Wallsend town centre levelling up images revealed

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 05:57
Images of a transformed Wallsend are released ahead of a decision over £19m of levelling up funding.

Newcastle: Father's ashes thrown out in flat clearance blunder

North East News - Wed, 2022-11-30 05:55
Warren Dodds came back from holiday to find his flat had been emptied and all his belongings gone.

Famous Holden livery revived for Adelaide

Motorsport - Wed, 2022-11-30 03:54
With the Car of the Future era coming to a close this weekend, Holdens will feature on the Supercars grid for the final time before being replaced by Camaros next season.
To farewell the brand WAU, the most famous Holden squad of the modern era, has recreated one of its most iconic liveries for the Adelaide 500.
The livery is based on the look used in 1990s, in the years immediately after ...Keep reading


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