Dog wardens, animal welfare officers, a school caretaker and Northumbria Water joined forces to save the stranded pup.Read the full story ›
The owner of a men's clothing store in Alnwick called Hotspur 1364 has won a name-change victory over a Premier League football club.Read the full story ›
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini got into the festive spirit as she switched on the Christmas lights on London's Oxford Street.Read the full story ›
Missed Bonfire Night? There are still organised fireworks events across the region this weekend.Read the full story ›
A 100m water slide is on its way to Sunderland.
The so-called WearSlide will be in place at Herrington Country Park in Sunderland on April 25 2015.
And there will also be a smaller slide running alongside for younger children.
Anyone who wants more information should log on to the Sunderland Live website.
Former cast and crew will gather at the venue tonight for Byker Grove, All Grown Up, celebrating 25 years since the first episode aired.Read the full story ›
A Royal Navy pilot from North Shields has flown into his old school in his own Lynx Mark 8, Royal Naval helicopter.Read the full story ›
The Two Fairies, as they are known, have been spotted over the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle. They have a Twitter address and are asking people for their wishes as the move from city to city making some come true.
Two mysterious fairies have been spotted in Newcastle. Whoever is behind them, is carrying out good deeds as they move from city to city.
It seems we have some very talented pumpkin carvers in the region....Read the full story ›