Martin Hardy is a football reporter at 'The Independent'.
04 April 2014 01:00 AM
Ironic 'Magical Misery Tour' ahead of this weekend's game a response to the highs and lows of a difficult few months for Magpie supporters
Sunderland 1 West Ham United 2 match report: Andy Carroll ignores boos to push Sunderland closer to the drop
31 March 2014 10:53 PM
The cacophony of jeers that echoed around the Stadium of Light were for the losers, Sunderland. West Ham once more won a football match (now six of their last nine) and heard the anger of supporters. None were from the 800 or so who had travelled north.
Newcastle United 0 Everton 3 match report: Ross Barkley wonder goal makes him a must for a trip to the World Cup
26 March 2014 01:00 AM
Romelu Lukaku and Leon Osman were also on target at St James' Park
21 March 2014 10:29 PM
While the United boss has to stay away again, his ‘workaholic’ midfielder will keep calm and carry on, as ever
Alan Pardew head-butt: Newcastle United manager enlists help of life coach in search of 'redemption'
14 March 2014 01:00 AM
The Newcastle manager received a seven-match ban for head-butting Hull's David Meyler
03 March 2014 01:00 AM
Mad moment will not cost Pardew his job as he sings from owner’s hymn sheet
Alan Pardew head-butt: Newcastle manager responds to Graeme Souness - 'He's the man who took a flag and planted it in the middle of an Istanbul derby'
03 March 2014 12:00 AM
Souness said Pardew's position had become 'untenable' after incident
Capital One Cup Final: Manchester City v Sunderland - Wide-eyed Adam Johnson still bears scars of leaving City
01 March 2014 12:00 AM
Victory for winger against his former club would cap his other achievements
World Cup 2014: Adam Johnson's hopes of going to Brazil rest on receiving England call-up for Denmark match
27 February 2014 01:00 AM
The winger has scored seven goals in his last nine games for Sunderland, but has not featured in a squad since he was an unused substitute against Poland in 2012
Newcastle United 1 Aston Villa 0 match report: Loic Remy makes striking impression to take the heat off Alan Pardew
23 February 2014 03:47 PM
Pardew's team end a run of three successive Premier League defeats
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a white stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
Russian warships in English Channel 'to conduct anti-aircraft and anti-submarine military drills'
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- 3 18th century sex toy found in 'toilet of sword fighting school' in Poland
- 4 'I wish my teacher knew...': Young students share their 'heartbreaking' worries in notes
- 5 Rebecca Francis accuses Ricky Gervais of using 'influence' to target female hunters after receiving barrage of death threats