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Are regional banks coming to the North East?

Would you use LOCAL banks if they were to appear on our highstreets? Ali hears how the North East could become the first place to get new properly local banks and discovers how they could work in our area.

PLUS

It’s a week since a parachutist got stuck in a tree in Peterlee – Ali hears from him and finds out if he’d ever want to parachute again

AND

Ali looks ahead to the Middlesbrough Mela which takes place this weekend

Release date:

3 hours

Last on

Fri 7 Jun 2013 06:00