Category: Newcastle

Company boss jailed after turning Sunderland warehouse into a DUMP with 658 tonnes of waste

These pictures show the trash mountain which has put one man behind bars.
Company boss Michael Coates ordered HGV drivers to illegally dump 658 tonnes of waste in disused Sunderland factory.
At Newcastle Crown Court, he was jailed for 14 months. Co-acc…

Tragedy of Northumbria University lecturer Terry Miskell who was killed after being hit by a lorry

A popular retired academic died after being struck by a HGV while walking home, an inquest heard.
Terry Miskell went from working down the mines at the age of 15 to becoming an engineering lecturer at Northumbria University.
An inquest at Newcastle Cor…