New research reveals the reasons North East residents are ditching their passports - with safety concerns featuring heavily in the study.
A survey of the North East's aspiring entrepreneurs has revealed that the financial aspects of self-employment are causing Brits to think twice about setting up.
With four auditions shows down, and three to go, do you have your favourite yet, or seen the potential winner?
Over 100 group travel organisers will be welcomed to North East England this weekend as the Group Travel Organisers Association (GTOA) hosts its annual Showcase Weekend in Newcastle between 18th and 20th September at Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park. - See more at: http://epictimes.co.uk/users/contribute#sthash.IrZmDGrZ.dpuf
In the run up to Halloween, Durham based Reality PR & Promo guru Dean 'Midas' Maynard is raising funds for The Prince's trust, by visiting as many haunted North East venues as he can...and it all starts on October 1st.
Last weekend's opening X Factor weekend was amazing. The bar was raised, very, very high and it is now up to the rest of the acts to jump over it. In the opening two audition shows, Team Midas' Louisa Johnson, Josh Daniels & Tom Bleasby all smashed it and go off to bootcamp. 4th Power, were also amazing. Who will join them? Let's find out...
The X Factor 2015 journey is well and truly up and running and just like a bus, you wait ages for one and then two come along at once. Ladies and gentlemen, it's Sunday show time.
And so begins months of tension, stress, limited sleep, more grey hairs, excitement and if all goes to plan, (as last year) for Durham based PR & Promo company Team Midas, out and out pure heaven... welcome back to the 12th series of The X Factor.
A tour of North East England has resulted in a choir singing the praises of the region. A group of 32 singers and their friends from the aptly named, Der Gesangverein Freundschaft (The Singing Club Friendship) from Hamburg in Germany travelled to North East England to enjoy a six-day tour with Northern Secrets.
What an amazing year for Team Midas. We championed and promoted the current Voice winner, Stevie McCrorie and of course our X Factor champion, Ben Haenow. ...12 months on, we start again and so does our search for that elusive X Factor winning double.