Crown & Anchor Hotel plays one last song for DJ Encore

Known as one of the best, hard-working DJs that Newcastle has seen over the past 15 years, DJ Encore -AKA Niko Tapaleap, will be honoured this weekend at a benefit night held by The Crown & Anchor Hotel, Newcastle.

Hotel operator Mark Chegwidden said the benefit night aimed to raise money for Niko's fiancee Melissa Konz, who continues to struggle after the sudden passing of her partner.