A Freedom of Information request by BuzzFeed News revealed the surprising items listed on the online auction site as councils respond to the cuts.
Liam Lyburd, from Newcastle, was today sentenced to life in prison for buying a gun, gas canisters, and pipe bomb materials from the Dark Web with intent to shoot students at his former college. BuzzFeed News follows the trail and asks whether someone in future might succeed where he failed.
You may want to walk between these places to exercise off the calories.
Tell us how much you paid for the Metro, we’ll tell your age.
Mog on the Tyne awaits you.
Fancy grabbing some bait?
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.