With thousands of people attending the Tour de Yorkshire event, police are urging spectators to keep a look out for a missing woman.
North East commuters are set to face disruption on Friday with a 24-hour strike on Northern rail services.
Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union members are walking out after talks broke down in a dispute over the role of train guards.
The rail company says it is adding carriages to services in operation around Middlesbrough, Whitby and Bridlington to help the support the first day of the Tour de Yorkshire.
Check times for routes in operation:
The union said it was "angry and frustrated" that the company had rejected a proposal to invite Transport Department officials to join talks aimed at reaching a solution.
The rail company says it is committed to keeping customers moving during the industrial action:
For more information and a full list of services operating on Friday visit Northern Railway
A bright but chilly start.
Mainly dry through the day with sunny spells.
Cloud amounts will tend to increase for the afternoon with just the odd shower possible.
Maximum temperature 11 °C.