Articles written by: NEIL FATKIN

Football / Sport

Back From the Brink – The Rise and Rise of South Shields Football Club

  With two successive promotions, recent attendances in excess of 3000 fans, match day executive boxes and record club merchandise sales the rise of South Shields Football club is one […]

Food For Thought
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Food For Thought

One of the biggest challenges parents face is the perennial problem of ensuring their child has a healthy balanced diet. My own parents had an uncanny knack of disguise when […]

The Farne Islands – ‘The Galapagos of Northumberland’
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The Farne Islands – ‘The Galapagos of Northumberland’

With over 100,000 seabirds the Farne Islands are one of the the UK’s most important marine reserves and an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest). At this time of year […]

Lake District Eagerly Awaits Outcome of World Heritage Site Bid
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Lake District Eagerly Awaits Outcome of World Heritage Site Bid

At the start of July the Lake District will find out whether its bid for World Heritage Site status has been successful. It will be the culmination of a three […]

Retirement Dreams Erode Away
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Retirement Dreams Erode Away

With the fastest rate of coastal erosion in Europe, residents living along the Holderness coast face the daily fear of their properties being lost to the sea.   In the […]

Union Claims Teaching Assistants are Plugging Funding Cuts
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Union Claims Teaching Assistants are Plugging Funding Cuts

A union survey  has revealed the extent to which head teachers are relying on classroom support assistants to keep schools functioning. The findings  come as local authorities continue to struggle […]