Wednesday 8 September 2004

A new breed of celebrity...

pic 1 - Mon 7th June: Tyney-Tim makes an appearance for his fans in the sunshine pretending to be a giant 30-ft spider trapped in the bridge.

pic 2 - Tues 8th June: Obviously not a fan of the rain and thunder, Tyney has retreated out of the limelight.

To catch a glimpse of Tyney-Tim yourself, check out the official Tyne Bridge webcam site and click on the North Tower webcam.

The friday photo is provided by

This fourth edition of the bdaily xtra looks into some of the issues connected with the regional assembly and asks whether it is capable of bridging the divide between the rich and poor regions of England... more >