The hit reality TV series, Angels of The North, is back on BBC THREE following 9.5 million(!) downloads of the first three series. In this series they are out and about in the North East more than ever before. It will be interesting to see them enjoying the Newcastle nightlife as well as Pride!
At Longlox in Gateshead, Sammyjo is off her medication following her mental health struggles and finally feels strong enough to take back the reins of the business from ‘mamager’ Bev. She is proud of the fact that she went public with her difficulties in this respect and has received many messages of support. Sammyjo never thought she would be able to come off her medication and is a huge personal milestone for her.
This series also shows Sammyjo looking for love after the breakdown of her previous relationship but she doesn’t want to give too much away about that so you will just have to watch to find out!
Shane and Jade
At Pure Ink tattoo studio in Newcastle, owner and long-time friend of Sammyjo, Shane is delighted to have little sister Jade back at work after having her daughter. He’s loving life as an Uncle; saying “Alaya is the first baby in the family so it is all so new and exciting”! Meanwhile Jade is getting to grips with the tough work/life juggle that comes with being a new mam.
In Jarrow, Ewan, professional boxer and boyfriend of Longlox stylist Kallie, faces his toughest challenge yet as he trains for a career-defining fight at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light. Ewan sums it up why you should watch the Angels: “there’s lots of different aspects to the show from the salon, to the tattooing and then to the boxing. The chances are you’re going you’re probably going to enjoy watching one of them!”
Angels of The North, is back on BBC THREE from Monday 17 October from 8.30. You can of course also watch it on the BBC iPlayer.