Conor McPherson, 24, was killed during a training exercise.Read the full story ›
A romantic hopeful proposed to his girlfriend by flying her over a field where a farmer had mowed the words "will you marry me".Read the full story ›
A worker has been killed after a tractor apparently plunged 50ft into a quarry before bursting into flames.Read the full story ›
A £26 million flood defence scheme will open today in a small market town devastated by widespread flooding in 2008.Read the full story ›
Sky watchers say the latest incredible display of the aurora borealis was the best in years.Read the full story ›
Clear skies have given an incredible rare view of the Aurora in Northumberland, here is a look at some of the best pictures.Read the full story ›
The operation to rescue up to 100 vehicles stranded in the snow over Carter Bar in North Northumberland lasted "well into the small hours," Border Search and Rescue Unit said.
The moment a seal surprised two surfers by joining them in riding the waves has been captured on camera.Read the full story ›
Three kayakers found dead in a river in Northumberland were today named by police as brothers Darren and Mark Thorpe and their cousin Gavin Bradley
Three kayakers from the same family have been found dead in a river in Northumberland after a major search and rescue operation were launched last night.
Police, fire crews and the RAF were drafted in to search for three kayakers who were reported missing late last night.