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Irish Open 2015: Tournament eclipses all others for Simon Thornton

Newcastle based professional golfer Simon Thornton has confirmed he could be playing in this year’s Irish Open.   The Royal County Down (RCD) in Newcastle will host the prestigious event in May. Simon hopes to obtain one of the eight wildcards that would see him playing against Rory McIlroy et …

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The Addams Family, Annesly Hall, Newcastle, review

This production is big on laughs but lacking in depth, and that’s just fine, says Richard O’Connor. The Newcastle Glees production of The Addams Family opened last night to a sold-out Annesley Hall. This Broadway comedy-hit is a deviation from the Glees usual fair of “golden-age” musicals. Casting was outstanding …