In 2000, she brought out a solo EP, Take These Flowers Away, contributed a version of "In the Bleak Midwinter" to Xfm London's It's a Cool, Cool Christmas album, played at the Reading Festival and made the top 20 for the only time in her singing career as vocalist on "Don't Falter" by Mint Royale.
She was also working on a solo album at this time, but this was permanently put on hold by the collapse of Deceptive Records.
Newcastle Brown Ale was originally created by Lieutenant Colonel James ('Jim') Herbert Porter (b.
1892, Burton upon Trent), a third-generation brewer at Newcastle Breweries, in 1927.
The main industries which helped the town prosper were coal mining and shipbuilding, with the salt trade, fishing and the railways also playing an important role.
These industries have largely vanished, but the port still thrives, shipping paper and pulp from Scandinavia for the newspaper industries of England and Scotland.
Contact Singles know just how difficult it can be to take that first step, particularly if you're on your own again, for whatever reason that might be.