Journalists from the BBC's regional newsroom in Leeds have joined a picket line outside the Corporation's studios in their protest against compulsory redundancies. Members of the NUJ are staging a 24 hour walkout which is disrupting both radio and TV programmes.
More top news
The actress plays Rhona Goskirk, who was raped by her new husband on their wedding day in the ITV soap.
More wintery showers coming in from the north with a bit of frost around the dales
Khalil Maher was arrested at Heathrow Airport by North-East counter-terrorism officers.