North East Heroes

Meet some real-life heroes in this series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East

Thursday 25 November 2021

Sarah Ticherou-Bell, Feeding Families

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Sarah Ticherou-Bell is the Chair of Feeding Families, a food-poverty charity that operates...

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Friday 19 November 2021

Sophie Howard, Lindisfarne Priory

Meet some real-life heroes in this series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Sophie Howard works for English Heritage as the Site Manager at Lindisfarne Priory,...

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Tuesday 16 November 2021

Melissa Black, Shilling and Black

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.  Melissa Black has an extensive professional background in dance theatre, teaching, and fitness....

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Friday 12 November 2021

Pauline Martin, South Tyneside Libraries

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Pauline Martin is a Librarian with South Tyneside Council and has been for...

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Monday 08 November 2021

Carol Malia, BBC Look North

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Carol Malia is a broadcaster and journalist from the North East, well-known for...

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Thursday 04 November 2021

Helen Stanton, Forum Books

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Helen Stanton is the owner of the gorgeous Forum Books, an independent bookshop...

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Monday 01 November 2021

Jonathan Dryden, Blacks Corner

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Jonathan Dryden is the co-founder of Blacks Corner, a speciality delicatessen, high-end eatery...

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Friday 22 October 2021

Julie Harris, North Sunderland Books by the Sea Library

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Books By The Sea is a string of little free libraries along the...

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Monday 18 October 2021

Mim Skinner and Nikki Dravers, REfUSE

Meet some real-life heroes in my series of special interviews with people who represent the spirit and heart of the North East.   Mim Skinner and Nikki Dravers are the co-founders of REfUSE, where they intercept...

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