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A year in review: March 2020

In March, the world seemingly came to a stop with the spread of coronavirus. Restrictions were imposed and the pandemic began. Throughout the year, Newcastle Weekly has brought you good news stories...

Maria’s journey from chef to charity boss

Ann-Maria Martin dreams of living in a region where everyone feels warm and safe, is clothed and fed, and has a roof over their heads. For the past three-and-a-half years, the single mother...

Generous Bert calls it a day

Bert Caddies derives pure joy from giving to others, so much so the 97-year-old has made volunteering his full-time occupation of late. Last week, however, the Meals on Wheels volunteer gave up his...

Community service drives on through pandemic

Meals on Wheels Newcastle is still dedicated to feeding people “no matter what” as the coronavirus pandemic sweeps across the country. The organisation’s General Manager, Damien Isaacs, said its branches helped so many...