Sting and Jimmy Nail back on Tyneside...
April 25, 2015 

Geordie singers Sting and Jimmy Nail are back home on Tyneside, performing songs from their musical, The Last Ship. The show marks the tenth anniversary of the Sage Gateshead concert venue. ITV's Ian Payne spoke to the stars about shipbuilding, their show, and why they support the Newcastle United boycott. Watch at http://www.itv.com/news/tyne-tees/2015-04-24/sting-and-jimmy-nail-back-on-tyneside/

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