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22 September 2014 Last updated at 08:06

Mass fans' protest fails to take offPapiss Cisse and Alan Pardew

Dissent was not the prevailing mood among fans as Newcastle came from behind to earn a draw against Hull. BBC Sport


Skinny dippers at Druridge BaySwimmers bare all for charity cash

About 300 naked people take a plunge in the North Sea to raise money for charity.

Marchers in LondonUK climate marches attract thousands

Thousands of people are taking part in marches for climate action in London and across the UK, including Newcastle.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

Ministers accused of letting nurseries 'wither on vine'

Council nurseries are the highest-rated part of England's school system yet minsters are accused of neglecting them

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

Inside Out returns with an investigation into e-cigarettes

How safe are e-cigarettes? A new series of Inside Out investigates just what is contained in them.

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BBC Local Live

  1.  
    Finding unsuitable material 10:09: Jonathan Miles BBC Newcastle

    How internet savvy are you, and would you know what to do if your child or grandchild had a problem?

    If you have children or grandchildren regularly surfing, how confident are you that they won't be able to access unsuitable material?

    We've also got a computer expert, Fevzi Turkalp, to field your questions - Call BBC Newcastle on 0191 232 6565 or join the conversation on Facebook.

     
  2.  
    News on the hour 09:58:

    The top local headlines at 10:00 include:

    • BBC Newcastle: A man from County Durham is in a "serious condition" after being mauled in the street by his own dogs.
    • BBC Tees: Foodbank volunteers on Teesside say the number of families using their services is continuing to rise.
     
  3.  
    Reignite the debate? 09:52: Mike Parr BBC Tees

    Now that the dust has settled on the Scottish referendum result and with it a promise of extra powers to be granted to Holyrood, what about the devolvement of powers to the North East?

    It's 10 years since we voted against the creation of a regional assembly. Is it time to reignite that debate? Call BBC Tees on 01642 225511 or join the conversation on Facebook.

     
  4.  
    'Bring back ChuckleVision' 09:42: Duncan Leatherdale BBC News Online

    It started with a custard pie and went on to become a 13-year, £25,000 obsession for one 43-year-old man from County Durham.

    And now school caretaker Shaun Hope is taking his interest to a new level by organising a campaign to see children's comedy duo the Chuckle Brothers return to the small screen.

    Shaun Hope

    Mr Hope, from Willington, first met the pair in 2001, when he volunteered to go up on stage. Read the full story.

     
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    'We had tremendous resolve' 09:31:

    Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew said he was proud of his team after a 2-2 draw against Hull.

    He said: "We had some big chances and then we make one mistake and it got punished, and an unbelievable goal out of nothing puts us in a big hole. But we had tremendous resolve. The players have had to play under enormous pressure and I'm very proud of them.

    Newcastle fans and Alan Pardew

    "I have to say 80% of the crowd were terrific. They took a view of 'let's see what happens'. We do have some fans who are a little bit more radical than that and they wanted to make their presence felt and you have to accept that as a manager."

     
  6.  
    Burglar spared jail 09:20: The Gazette Newspaper

    A model who became a heroin addict and a burglar after she fell 80 feet from a hotel balcony has been given the chance to rebuild her life by a judge.

     
  7.  
    Sunderland 'need to improve' 09:09:

    Sunderland manager Gus Poyet was pleased his side kept a clean sheet during the 0-0 draw against Burnley on Saturday.

    He said: "I don't think it was a special game or a good game for us. The one who scores the goal wins the game. The good thing today was the clean sheet. For the first time we get a clean sheet. We need to improve though for sure.

    George Boyd and Santiago Vergini

    "Overall, we played OK. Just OK. But OK in the Premier League is not enough - you need to be better."

     
  8.  
    News on the hour 08:59:

    The top local headlines at 09:00 include:

    • BBC Newcastle: The lawyer acting for a Northumberland man, who spent six months in an Indian jail on firearms charges, will make another attempt to have his passport returned today.
    • BBC Tees: Air pollution across the BBC Tees area contributes to more than 500 deaths every year according to official figures.
     
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    Durham's win 'tense' affair 08:52:

    England all-rounder Ben Stokes admitted it had been "tense the whole way through" after helping Durham lift the One-Day Cup at Lord's.

    The 23-year-old took two wickets and hit an unbeaten 38 as they clinched a three-wicket win over Warwickshire.

    Durham celebrate victory

    "I love coming back to play for Durham. I am absolutely thrilled that we've won another title. I just tried to stay as calm as possible and tried to make sure I was there at the end," said Stokes.

     
  10.  
    Balls injures reporter during football 08:41:

    Ed Balls left an opponent from the North East with a bloodied eye in the annual party conference football match between Labour and political journalists.

    The shadow chancellor clashed with the Northern Echo's Rob Merrick in the game at Manchester City's Etihad complex.

    The pair were contesting a 50-50 ball on the edge of the journalists' penalty area when an elbow from Mr Balls left a cut under Mr Merrick's right eye.

    Rob Merrick

    The reporter left the pitch for medical treatment with his shirt covered in blood.

     
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    Pollution hot spots 08:30: Cara Thorpe BBC Newcastle

    About 1,200 people in our region could be dying prematurely every year due to air pollution.

    There are 15 areas that have been identified as pollution hot-spots in the area, including parts of Tyneside and Durham.

    A recent report from Public Health England suggested poor air quality mostly caused by vehicle fumes could be to blame.

     
  12.  
    Pleasant after chilly start 08:20: Lisa Gallagher Weather Presenter, BBC Look North

    Today will be a fine and dry day with some good sunny spells. After a chilly start it will feel quite pleasant in the sunshine and light winds by the afternoon.

    Weather forecast

    Maximum Temperature: 18C (64F). Check today's forecast near you.

     
  13.  
    Two-car accident on A19 08:09:

    The A19 in New Herrington has a lane closed on the entry slip road and there's very slow traffic northbound at Herrington Interchange because of an accident involving two cars in the roadworks area.

    The A67 in High Coniscliffe is closed between the Ulnaby Lane junction and the B6275 junction because of a landslip and roadworks. There's a diversion in operation via B6275, B6279 Staindrop Road, B6280 Carmel Rd North and A67 Coniscliffe Road. More on BBC Travel News for Teesside and Tyne and Wear.

     
  14.  
    Good morning 08:00: Lloyd Watson BBC News

    Welcome to BBC Local Live. I'll be bringing you news, sport, weather and travel updates from across the North East.

    If you'd like us to feature your comments or pictures, send them to us by email, tweet us @BBCNewsNE or join our Facebook page.

     
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