When ChronicleLive launched the Invest in the North East campaign to applaud and encourage investment, we knew they would see it as a rallying call and would be ready to collaborate for the good of the region. Here, our leading businesses give ANGELA UPEX their views of how the … [Read more...] about Businesses are leading the way in helping the North East region to thrive and succeed
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Spring may be on the way according to our calendars - but the weather doesn't quite agree with the North East set for a freezing start next week. Met Office forecasters have predicted that snow will fall in the region on Tuesday, with a Yellow weather warning issued for various … [Read more...] about Snow showers set to hit North East as Met Office predicts freezing week
A STUDY has revealed almost 18,000 children in the North-East with a parent working in the public sector are now living in poverty. Analysis published by the TUC on Thursday shows the region has seen 4,000 more children fall into poverty since 2010, an increase of 37 per cent. … [Read more...] about Thousands of public sector workers’ children in the North-East living in poverty
One of the MEPs representing the North East region has quit the UKIP party. Jonathan Arnott posted a full statement on his website at around 1.30pm today. In it, he said that UKIP was "always a flawed party" but that it was "the only show in town" for anyone who felt "let down" … [Read more...] about North East MEP Jonathan Arnott resigns from UKIP
Remember, remember - it's not long until the fifth of November! This year's Bonfire Night celebrations will soon be here for another year - and there are plenty of Guy Fawkes events taking place across the North East region for you to choose from. So wrap up warm and prepare to … [Read more...] about What’s on in the North East this Bonfire Night?