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Sunderland take on newly-promoted Wycombe in this fixture at the Stadium of Light – which promises thrills and spills aplenty. The Blacks Cats seem to be enjoying a decidedly better start to their season in League One, but could underdogs Wycombe cause an upset?
The North East’s most popular mixed martial arts event is set for a huge end-of-year return for a special charity show aiming to ‘KO Cancer’. Featuring two charity fights – including Mark Solan, founder of the Solan Connor Fawcett Family Cancer Trust, and Curt Warburton, the ex-UFC veteran – the card will also feature two British title contests. Sure to be a knockout.
Local author Daniel James will be appearing at Forum Books in Corbridge on to celebrate the release of his debut novel, The Unauthorised Biography of Ezra Maas. Based in North Tyneside, Daniel became interested in the mysterious life of Ezra Maas while he was at university, and eight years later, when he had a successful career as an arts journalist, he was asked to write the biography of the famous recluse. Forum Books are hosting the launch event in their award-winning bookshop in Corbridge, and to arrange signed, dedicated copies of the book, you can contact them on 01434 632931. Tickets from £5.