Events

Hats off to Festival of Thrift this weekend

FOUNDER and director of pioneering Fair Trade fashion label, People Tree, Safia Minney MBE is visiting Festival of Thrift to highlight the issue of ethical careers in fashion.

FOUNDER and director of pioneering Fair Trade fashion label, People Tree, Safia Minney MBE is visiting Festival of Thrift to highlight the issue of et...

Careers

White Rose Costumier has designs on the past

A FASHION designer on internationally successful costume dramas as well as local theatre productions, is now offering her skills as a dressmaker and sewing teacher.

A FASHION designer on internationally successful costume dramas as well as local theatre productions, is now offering her skills as a dressmaker and s...

Events

VIDEO: Happy first birthday Express North magazine!

THE week the children go back to school is even more joyous for me now as it's also when I can celebrate Express North's birthday - it's turned one!

THE week the children go back to school is even more joyous for me now as it's also when I can celebrate Express North's birthday - it's turned one!

Inspirations

Great North Run diary pt 5: race day is just around the corner

IT’S September. It’s single-figure days until the Great North Run. I can run double-figures in miles. I have my runner number and I have come as far as I can with my training. And, if I do say so myse...

IT’S September. It’s single-figure days until the Great North Run. I can run double-figures in miles. I have my runner number and I have come as far a...

Careers

Boro physio backs football talent

As a physio at Middlesbrough Football Club, Kirsty Gibbon has a scored a hands-on role working with star players of the future.

As a physio at Middlesbrough Football Club, Kirsty Gibbon has a scored a hands-on role working with star players of the future.

Inspirations

In memory of baby Ruby – why Rio Paralympian Jade Jones will race wearing ruby necklace

JADE Jones always brings a special necklace with her wherever she competes and the at Rio Paralympic Games she will wear a ruby pendant, a tribute to her niece, Ruby, who died recently at just nine-da...

JADE Jones always brings a special necklace with her wherever she competes and the at Rio Paralympic Games she will wear a ruby pendant, a tribute to...

Fashion

“I feel closer to my dad than ever”

FREDDIE Matthews has made lasting ties with her dad who died last year by using his climbing ropes to launch jewellery business, Hanging by a Fred.

FREDDIE Matthews has made lasting ties with her dad who died last year by using his climbing ropes to launch jewellery business, Hanging by a Fred.

Issues

Calming Carol is just the tonic for frightened patients

NUFFIELD Health Newcastle Hospital is working with hypnotherapist and motivational coach Carol Barwick to offer patients alternatives to sedatives to help treat medical-related fears and phobias.

NUFFIELD Health Newcastle Hospital is working with hypnotherapist and motivational coach Carol Barwick to offer patients alternatives to sedatives to...