Families are warned their relatives may be buried in the wrong place or have the wrong headstone, because records were not kept properly.
Patients and staff in hospitals across Northumberland and North Tyneside are being taught how to prevent the spread of the winter virus
Community health workers will visit more than 150 nursing and residential homes to educate people about preventing winter bugs.
Northumberland's Health and Wellbeing Board are asking residents to give them their views on how best to improve health care in the area.
A drop in session is taking place at Berwick Leisure Centre with a free health MOT on offer to those in attendance.
A North East cancer charity is trying to raise more than £66,000 to give respite breaks to families caring for youngsters with the disease.
The Toma Fund wants to buy a caravan in Berwick to help people get away from the day to day stresses which the illness can bring.
Derek Proud reports.
To find out more about The Toma Fund, click here.
Colin Firth arrived in Berwick a short time ago for the screening of his new film at the Maltings Theatre.
The Railway Man tells the story of Eric Lomax, who lived in Berwick and was a prisoner of the Japanese during the Second World War.
Berwick is hosting a new Hollywood film tonight.
The Railway Man tells the story of Eric Lomax, who lived in Berwick and who was a prisoner of the Japanese during the Second World War. The film stars Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth.
Helen Ford was outside the Maltings Theatre in Berwick.
A Flood Warning has been issued by the Environment Agency for the North Sea at Berwick-Upon-Tweed.
Flooding is expected for properties at the Chandlery, the Old Lifeboat Station, Pier Road, Longstone View, Bridge End South Bank, Riverside Road, Blakewell Road, Blakewell Gardens, West End, between the Bridges area, Main Street, Berwick Dock and Berwick Lifeboat Station. .
An area of low pressure is forecast to coincide with this afternoon's high tide. It is forecast to bring surge conditions which will increase the height of the expected spring tide. Strong winds and rain will create bigger waves, with a risk from overtopping and spray between 2:15pm and 4:45pm.
The Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith is marking 40 years in parliament.
He was elected as a Liberal in 1973. He's now one of the most senior figures in the Liberal Democrats.
Sir Alan will step down at the next general election.
He spoke to Helen Ford for our political programme Around The House. Watch his interview here:
Around 60 properties were evacuated after an explosion at a house in Berwick yesterday, August 2.
Police were alerted at 5:10pm after receiving a report of a suspected gas explosion at an address in Howick Terrace.
Police and the fire service attended and nearby streets were evacuated as a precaution.
Officers say "extensive damage" was caused to the property. Nobody was injured.
Women will once again be to give birth at Berwick maternity unit from Monday 1st July.
The service was suspended last August over safety concerns. It was feared that midwives were not receiving enough regular experience because so few deliveries had been taking place there.
Now, women whose births are considered low-risk will be able to have their babies in Berwick. However, the unit will not be staffed 24 hour a day. It will instead use on-call midwives in the evening, overnight and after 2.30pm at weekends.
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust describes the new arrangements as 'safe and sustainable'. It says Berwick midwives will continue to work at Wansbeck Hospital in Ashington on rotation, to ensure they are able to regularly practice their full range of skills.
The Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith says he is pleased with the development, but will be studying the details of the on-call service. He wants to know where midwives will be based when they are on call, and how the service can continue during bad weather.
A couple from Berwick whose son has an incurable disease have been left stunned after the comedian Jason Manford visited their home, and donated the takings from his shows in the town to the family.
10-month-old Roman Greenlees has recently been diagnosed with a rare genetic condition called Asper's Disease.
Watch Jenny Longden's report here: