Hefty surcharges on purchases such as flights and gig tickets will be scrapped from next year, the Government announced.Read the full story ›
Find out when the old pound coins will stop being accepted and the best way to deposit them so you don't lose out.Read the full story ›
North East poultry keepers have been urged to follow strict biosecurity measures to help prevent the spread of Avian Influenza or Bird Flu.Read the full story ›
Ryan Gains, Chief Marketing Officer for Nissan Europe couldn't be drawn on speculation surrounding Brexit as he was questioned by ITV Tyne Tees at the Geneva Motor Show.
He did say the new Qashqai will 'propel the plant into the future' and is a car that 'the workforce should be proud of'.
Mr Gains went on to say the Sunderland plant was a 'record breaker' with the new Qashqai accounting for 300,000 units to be made on Wearside.
Nissan has unveiled the new Qashqai crossover and confirmed it will be built in Sunderland.Read the full story ›
The George and Dragon pub, near Richmond, has won the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) pub of the year award.Read the full story ›
Supermarket chain issue recall of certain packets of Ready to Eat Peppered Beef Slices after testing identified 'low levels of Listeria'.Read the full story ›
Savers who keep coins in a piggy bank could lose out as the new pound coin comes into circulation next month.Read the full story ›
The mobile phone provider was fined by Ofcom after overcharging around 40,000 customers nearly £250,000 over calling "150."Read the full story ›
Higher food and petrol prices are expected to send inflation to its highest level in 28 months when official figures are released later.Read the full story ›