England’s North East is an independent site promoting the best of the region’s history, heritage, culture, leisure and business.
Whisht! lads ‘ I’ll tell ye aboot the Tangled Worm
County Durham-based Tangled Worm is a new North East based business publishing poster prints with a bit of difference with anRead more.
The ancient ‘broken’ counties of Tyne, Wear and Tees
Why is the Wear an appendage of the Tyne? Why is the ‘North Humber Land’ of Northumberland so far northRead more.
A human is a bundle of energy gathering protons, neutrons and electrons
Humans are Energy Gatherers 78-year-old Durham-based science writer ALBERT SIMPSON is the author of a new science book ‘Energy is Everything’Read more.
Life behind the lens of a North East photographer
Helen Gildersleeve speaks to award winning North East photographer Chris Booth to find out about his life behind the cameraRead more.
Brewing up a Great North East Book
Award-winning beer writer ALASTAIR GILMOUR has just published The Great North East Brewery Guide, a book that celebrates the region’s proud tradition ofRead more.
The past is a wonderful place to visit but it’s not a place to permanently stay
DAVID SIMPSON reflects on finding a balance between looking back and looking forward in defining the future of North East EnglandRead more.
Tyneside Pride : Who is a Geordie?
DAVID SIMPSON explores the origins of the word ‘Geordie’ and the changes in its meaning over two centuries. Also seeRead more.