Northumberland

Life In the Arts Lane - Week 84 - Season Finale

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

The dust is rising as the last few struts are removed and packed up for onward travel,The Dutch are licking their wounds following another World Cup penalty shoot-out failure, and a disconsolate mood hangs over the dry bare ground revealed by the vanished Masterpiece 'Evolution' tent like a miasma.

Three Killed In Kayak Accident All From Same Family

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK

Three kayakers found dead in a river in Northumberland after a major search and rescue operation were all from the same family, police have said. Emer...

My Rosy Blue Dress, Iron Ore Rivers & Alnmouth

Stella Vine | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Stella Vine

I've been working all the daylight hours on a family commission, a dinner table portrait, for a dining room, people happily eating, being together around a table. It's been a pleasure to work on so far, there are several people in it and one dog.

Bums Away! Brave Skinny Dippers Take The Plunge In Chilly Northumberland (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Secret Swimming, Let's Go Skinny Dipping If you're already feeling the autumn chill, spare a thought for the 180 or so brave souls who ba...

'It Was All A Bit Surreal'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK

Ray Mears has revealed he used his tracking skills to lead police officers to armed fugitive Raoul Moat in 2010. The survival expert told local pap...

Police Search Remote Farmland For Body Of Missing TV Extra

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK

Police are searching remote farmland for the body of Janet Brown, a TV extra who went missing eight years ago before she could claim her parents' £1m...

57-Year-Old Woman Faces Murder Charge After Body Found

PA | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK

A woman has been charged with murder after a body with stab wounds was found inside a house in Northumberland. Tina Casey, 42, from Holywell was fo...

Boy Critical After Family Car 'Skids Off Road', Into Path Of Train

PA | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

Snow and ice may have been a factor in a Range Rover coming off a main road and being hit by a freight train in a crash which left an 11-year-old boy ...

Snow Joke!

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

It's getting to that time of year. Councils may soon need to start firing up the gritters after the north got its first batch of snow this autumn. ...

Catholic Pupils Forced To Ride In Separate SchoolBus

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The National Secular Society has branded school transport a “a hotbed of separatism and religious discrimination” after Catholic and non-Catholic ...

Britain's Latest Public Art: A Woman With 100ft Breasts

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | Home

A 1,300ft-long reclining woman which is the world's largest human form sculpted into the landscape is to open to the public next month. People will...

Masked Men Tie Up And Rob Couple

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

Three masked men tied a couple up in their home and stole the keys to their car and village shop, which was later burgled, police said today. The i...

Raoul Moat: I'll Take The Shoot-Out Over Prison

PA | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK

Raoul Moat said he would "take the shoot-out" rather than go back to jail, an inquest has heard. The gunman was on the run ...

'Urgent Need' To Find Sex Offender Graeme Jarman

BBC | Posted 29.10.2011 | UK

Every police force in the UK is looking for a sex offender who is a suspect in the murder of a 77-year-old Northumberland woman....

Two Held In Pensioner Murder Bid

Posted 21.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Police hunting the killer of a 77-year-old woman whose battered body was found by officers returning her stolen handbag have made...