LISTEN: Parents Choosing Technology Over Children Time
That is according to research by BookTrust, the UK's largest children's reading charity.
Tributes Paid For County Durham Grandfather
82-year-old Terry Miskell from Beamish died after being involved in a collision with a lorry on September 8th.
LISTEN: Seek Help For Eyesight Problems
More than half of people aged over 40 across the North East would not seek help with eyesight problems.
Check Your Gas Appliances
One in four homeowners could be putting their lives at risk because their gas appliances are not safely checked, according to new research.
Barbican exhibition of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, who inspired Banksy
He was the rock star painter who inspired rappers, filmmakers and street artists.
Tomb Raider tones down the sexiness and ramps up the action - but it's still a dull spin-off
The new Tomb Raider trailer shows a fresh approach to a character considered the biggest sex symbol in the video-game world.
Terminator 6: Linda Hamilton returns after 26 years
Linda Hamilton will reprise her role as Sarah Connor in the sixth Terminator film, 26 years since her last appearance.
Lost creator teases Watchmen series for HBO
The creator of hit TV shows Lost and The Leftovers has picked up an adaptation of cult graphic novel The Watchmen.
Parsons Green terror attack: Boy, 17, arrested in Thornton Heath
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in Thornton Heath, south London, over the Parsons Green terror attack.
Education Minister Jo Johnson warns universities over 67% dropout rates
Students paying £9,250 fees risk being failed by degree courses with huge dropout rates, the universities minister has warned.
Sky Data poll: One in three Britons say university 'not worth it'
One third of Britons - including more than half of 18-24 year-olds - think the cost of university is not worth it for people currently considering applying, a Sky Data poll reveals.
Scottish universities under 'financial stress' with calls for more investment
Scotland's Universities say they are suffering "financial stress" under current funding arrangements.
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