A CORONER has ruled that the deaths of three kayakers on the River Tyne at Riding Mill were accidental.
ALTHOUGH he was a founder member of the leek club at popular Langley hostlery, the Carts Bog Inn, Cyril Forsyth thought that at 88, his chance of glory had passed him by.
MICKLEY youngsters will soon be under starters’ orders for sporting success as the village’s first school has won £30,000 funding to develop its facilities.
THE woman who was the inspiration behind the Heritage Centre at at Bellingham has died at the age of 79.
SCHOOL friends of Matthew Elliott may soon be wishing him “nasiib wacan”, or good luck, as he embarks on a quest to learn Somali in a matter of weeks for a national language contest.
WHEN local football was in its heyday, everybody wanted a slice of the action.