County Durham's Samantha Lavery will go through to the Judges' Houses round of The X Factor competition thanks to a wildcard.Read the full story ›
There was disappointment for Gateshead teacher Melissa Pedro as she left the ITV show during the Six Chair Challenge.Read the full story ›
Emma brings you Sunday's weather forecast for the Tyne Tees regionRead the full story ›
Emma brings you Saturday's forecast for the Tyne Tees regionRead the full story ›
A 15-year-old who lost both parents to cancer is making them both proud by officially opening a centre to help those with the condition.
The charity Macmillan cancer support helped Jack Salkeld when his family was going through tough times and now he wants to repay that kindness.
Today he opened their information and support centre at the University Hospital of North Durham.
Julie Harrison was there:
One of the architects of the powerhouse project, Lord O'Neill, has resigned from the Government and quit the Tory benches.Read the full story ›
The Auckland Castle Trust has been given £1million to fund up to 28 apprentices in the new Walled Garden over the next three years.Read the full story ›
A 15-year-old from Durham who lost both parents to cancer is opening a new centre offering free cancer information and support in Durham.Read the full story ›
Durham County Council is putting it to the public to decide whether the Shildon Arches should be repaired or demolished.Read the full story ›