England’s North East is an independent site promoting the best of the region’s culture, leisure, heritage and business. Read all our latest blogs below.
Green Party leader presents alternative plans for Durham
England's North East blogger and Green party member, RICHARD CALLAGHAN looks forward to the visit of party leader Caroline Lucas to DurhamRead more.
Newcastle vets saving lives of Sri Lankan street dogs
HELEN GILDERSLEEVE speaks to the founders of Newcastle based charity WECare Worldwide about the fantastic work they do to save theRead more.
JONATHAN JONES meets former Northumberland County Archaeologist, Chris Burgess, and learns something about the passion and obsession that drives himRead more.
It’s a Chef’s Wife: Dabbawal
In a quest for a great curry and a spicy Indian banquet, KIRSTIN HANNAFORD heads out to Dabbawal, a recentRead more.
Rivers, becks, burns and linns : What’s in a (North East Place-)Name?
In this first blog exploring the curious and fascinating origins of North East place-names DAVID SIMPSON examines our rivers, streamsRead more.
A proud return
PAUL WHITE reviews North East musician Mike Ross on a return gig to the region. Back in the late 90s, IRead more.
How do I love beer? Let me count the ways
Beer blogger PAUL White tries out a local beer inspired by a poet. It’s nice to learn something new, especiallyRead more.
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