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Virtually nothing specific on Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

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BBC Look North (covering the North East and northern Cumbria) featured a news- item about health officials in the Scottish Borders expressing concern about rising Coronavirus cases in neighbouring Northumberland: It is perhaps the only significant reference to rural Northumberland this week. 696 more words

North East Regional Television

15th September 2020: A New Site to focus on Regional Television coverage for the northern North East of England

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I already have a website that draws attention to the deficiencies in Regional Television for viewers of BBC North West Tonight and ITV Granada Reports who live in South Cumbria and northern Lancashire who do not get coverage of the northern half of North West England (i.e. 606 more words

North East Regional Television

A Virtual Adventure to Save The Staiths

Prior to lockdown, I was exercising several times a week, I’d started kickboxing, trained with a PT every Monday night lifting big, heavy weights and also trained at my local gym. 489 more words

Adventures Of A Digitabulist

Like a bus me..... (NSFW)

Nothing for ages then 2 posts in quick succession!!

But, it’s a chilly Saturday here in Northumberland and I have a few minutes before I sit and continue to do nothing. 259 more words


North East industrial prints

Our daughter came to see us this last week along with the two grandsons to help the Boss clear her studio, a long complicated story, and while we waited for the skip to arrive she dived into my collection of posters from the sixties and seventies. 194 more words

Massive sink-hole opens up underneath the A68 in the Scottish Borders. Not the slightest mention on ITV Tyne Tees News or BBC Look North (North East/ Cumbria).

Viewers of Regional Television in the northern half of North East England were short- changed by both BBC Look North (North East) and ITV Tyne Tees: Lots of coverage of Tyneside, Sunderland and even Darlington (in southern county Durham) but nothing about a serious incident pertaining to anyone who lives north of Newcastle-upon-Tyne who might be thinking of travelling north into the Scottish Borders for a trip out. 886 more words