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Behind the scenes at CBBC Live in Newcastle Gateshead

CBBC and Newsround are live in the north east of England this week in Newcastle Gateshead - check out our behind-the-scenes gallery.
It looks like Ayshah's been recruited for a dance troupe! Why not come and see the show? CBBC Live in Newcastle Gateshead is free to attend and is taking place in and around Baltic Square in Gateshead on 29, 30 and 31 May.
Ayshah with a local dance group
Taylor had to build 10 new levels. He was close - managing nine! Ricky and Ayshah had a go at this world record attempt too - watch the report elsewhere on the website to see how they did.
Taylor
Selfie time! These local kids have been helping us make the news - they're making a report for Friday's Newsround - with Ayshah and Ricky's help!
Ricky and Ayshah meet local kids
Argh you ready to have some fun? This pirate and mermaid certainly are! Visitors can take part in lots of hands-on activities.
CBBC live in Newcastle Gateshead - two people dressed as a mermaid and a pirate
The stars of CBeebies show Swashbuckle have the audience hooked during a live performance. CBBC Live gives you a chance to see your favourite people off the telly in person!
Stars of CBeebies programme 'Swashbuckle' performing on stage
It's not only Newsround taking part. Blue Peter is there too. Barney and Radzi posed for this snap while rehearsing their show. But where is Lyndsey...?
Blue Peter presenters Barney Harwood and Radzi Chinyanganya
You may even see some famous faces. Pop superstar Pixie Lott performed some of her songs on the Blue Peter stage.
Pop singer Pixie Lott performing on stage
Ricky and Ayshah will be reporting, and presenting some of our Newsround bulletins from there. Make sure you catch them on TV - or come along and see them live!
Live in Newcastle Gateshead
There's lots to go hands-on with - and legs-on too! This cycle challenge game is hooked up to a big screen. If you're feeling sporty you can try your hand at rowing too.
Sports tent
Recognise this cuddly character? It's Ricky, posing with Ayshah, and Elmo from the new CBeebies show Furchester Hotel.
Ricky and Ayshah meet Elmo
Here's Hacker T Dog rehearsing on the main stage, ready for his close-up. Where's Chris? He better not be late or Hacker will be LIVID!
CBBC live in Newcastle Gateshead - Hacker rehearses on stage
She's chilling out back stage with Ayshah and Ricky! Only kidding... it's a cardboard cutout - but Ricky's never one to pass up a photo opportunity.
Ricky and Ayshah with a cut-out of Blue Peter's Lyndsey
The CBBC channel is spending the weekend in Newcastle Gateshead in the north east of England. There's a host of special activities going on and Newsround has gone along for the ride too. Here's Ricky rehearsing for a live Newsround bulletin on Friday afternoon.
Newsround presenter Ricky Boleto
Robin, 8, is one of the kids getting involved at CBBC Live on Saturday. Here she is having a go on a bike. Her favourite bit so far was seeing CBBC's Katie because she is her favourite presenter.
Robin
On the rowing machine is seven-year-old CJ. He's been super busy doing lots of different sports to try to win a medal, and he's looking forward to meeting Hacker.
CJ
Grace, 9, shows off her medal. She's been busy rowing, cycling, stretching and warming up to win it in the sport tent and she's pretty chuffed with! She is looking forward to meeting children's author Simon Bartram.
Grace
Katy and Alex try their hand at being DJs. They met Johnny and Inel, and are looking forward to winning sport medals.
Katy and Alex
Sisters Tallulah, 8, and Tosin, 7, love Horrible Histories. Here they have a laugh pretending to be DNN's Davina Wave.
Tallulah and Tosin
Here's Taylor attempting the world record for the fastest Jenga tower. Look at the concentration on his face!
Taylor
Anyone for chicken tennis? Ricky and Ayshah look as baffled as we are by this Horrible Histories experience - and there are loads of other CBBC favourites on show.
Ricky and Ayshah get the Horrible Histories treatment