Whatever the weather, there’s something fun to do.
Like which political tribe thinks we’re most likely to be destroyed by zombies?
Sunderland council goes to extraordinary lengths to announce its general election results first. But how does the well-oiled machine work? And why bother?
Will Carrie tells BuzzFeed News he didn’t mean to self-keg in front of the Deputy Prime Minister. The election is nearly over.
Sick of packed lunches hunched over a keyboard but only have an hour to grab something to eat? The struggle is real. We’ve got you sorted.
A lifetime of wrangling with the landlord awaits…
Robin Grey is taking his message on tour.
A group called National Action burned an Israeli flag and generally made a nuisance of itself on Newcastle’s Quayside.
The German-born movement held its first British rally in Newcastle today. A counter-demonstration outnumbered Pegida’s supporters by at least five to one.
Dip your toes in these waters.
And more importantly, which side of photos should you stand on?
Nigel Farage has forecast that UKIP will finish at least second in every parliamentary contest in the North East in May. What does he hope will be the secret to his party’s success? Wooing working-class voters.
Decades of below-par building statistics mean we could soon be paying even more for homes.
Hoy man, get yasel awah here and see if yeh can dee Geordie, like.
You can only do so many bar crawls. Get some culture into your life, and step off the tourist trail in Tyne & Wear.
We’ll find out, low rail adhesion be damned.
Grab a pint. (And yes, we know one of these is in Gateshead.)
We throw polling figures at each other in conversation — but should we? We find out how polls are carried out, and how few people are required to actually change the results.
Because no one loves their scran quite like Geordies. And there’s more to our region than a Greggs sausage roll.