Stephen Miller from Cramlington has been winning Paralympic medals since before some of the athletes at London 2012 were born. He already had three golds but lost the Paralympic title at the Beijing Games in 2008, when he came home with a silver medal. This year, he is fighting a damaged hip to regain his title.
The sprinter from Sunderland won gold in Sydney, silver in Athens and bronze in Beijing - but in London, even her best was not enough.
A goalscorer from Redcar is in the wheelchair basketball quarter-final, while a Geordie dancer-turned-swimmer makes his final.