House of Fraser to close Metrocentre store

House of Fraser has announced today that its Metrocentre store will be closing. The Metrocentre follows other North East stores, Darlington and Middlesbrough in closing,...

The Great North Run 2018: Sir Mo Farah wins for record...

This weekend saw the eyes of the world focus on our great city.  The Great North Run returned to the North East and Legendary...

The North East’s only 2 star Michelin restaurant ranks within UK’s...

The Good Food Guide Uk has this week published the Top 50 restaurants in the UK and the North East’s only two star Michelin...

Brits Love Newcastle For Spending Sprees And Painting The Town Red

A new UK-wide survey has revealed why Brits love holidays in Newcastle upon Tyne.  Just last year, Newcastle was officially named the happiest city in the...

How To Plan The Ultimate Newcastle Stag Do

You'll only ever have one stag do, and there's no better place to spend it than in the UK's party capital – Newcastle Upon...

Which Student Stereotype Are You?

The university year has officially started again. As the freshers settle into their new university life and returning students are forced to wake from...

5 Alternative Ways To Spend Your Stag Do In Newcastle

You’re only ever going to have one stag do, so it’s important that you use it wisely. Any weekend you spend in the city...

Learn To Speak Like A Local With Our Handy Geordie Phrase...

It’s been described by linguists as one of the most difficult accents to mimic and considering that director Ken Loach’s latest film – the...

10 Geordie Life Hacks

We all know and love the Toon, but nothing’s perfect and we want to make your time here even better. So we’ve searched far...

Revealed: The 10 Things We Love About The North East

Beautiful countryside, friendly locals and a unique sense of humour have been hailed as the things we love most about the North East.