Capital Reports: North East

12 December 2017, 18:33

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Tuesday 12th December 2017

Woman Jailed Over Blyth Dog Attack

A woman's been jailed for four years for owning a dangerous dog that attacked 12 children in Blyth.

Claire Neal's staffordshire bull terrier ran loose in a park in May last year, injuring nine people.


Man Behind Bars For Newcastle Bleach Attack

A man's been jailed for four and a half years for throwing bleach into a woman's face in the street in Newcastle.

Peter Furness, who's 46, deliberately targeted his victim - who he knew - outside a gym in West Denton Way in September.


Newcastle Boss Benitez Gives The Board His Christmas List

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez is hoping for some good news regarding his January transfer budget in the coming days.

He's not sure how much he has to spend while owner Mike Ashley negotiates a potential sale to a group headed by Amanda Staveley.

Benitez says he'd spoken to Lee Charnley and is awaiting his answer.