Radiographers at hospitals across the region are due to go on strike today for the first time in more than 30 years, in a dispute over pay.
They'll stop work for four hours and carry out further industrial action for the rest of the week.
It comes a week after other members of the NHS went out on strike over the same issue.
The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo will reach the UK on Monday night, bringing a period of strong winds and heavy rain to the UK.Read the full story ›
An unsettled week with showers or rain and some very strong winds. There's a Met Office warning for gales as we head into TuesdayRead the full story ›
Very windy today with gusts of 55mph, but nearer 70mph over the tops of the Pennines. Trans-Pennine routes could be treacherousRead the full story ›
Emma Jesson brings you Saturday night's forecastRead the full story ›
Exceptionally mild on Saturday, temperatures well above average. Very windy however, with gusts up to 50mph in exposed spotsRead the full story ›
Remaining rain clears to the east early on in the day to give some bright spells.
However, there will be some further outbreaks showery rain at times. Remaining rather windy. Maximum Temperature 18C.
A look at the weekend forecast for the Border region.Read the full story ›