England's women will play at the new Wembley for the first time today.
They face Germany, live on TV, in front of a sell-out crowd.
England will be led out by Captain, and former Sunderland player Steph Houghton who's originally from Durham.
55,000 tickets have been sold for the international friendly.
Germany are currently the European champions, kick off is at 3pm.
A mostly cloudy start to Sunday thanks to the position of a cold front which is pushing westwards. Good sunny spells further north thoughRead the full story ›
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Some good spells of sunshine developing at the coast throughout the remainder of Saturday afternoon. Fresh winds at the coast alsoRead the full story ›
Outbreaks of rain in the morning.
Drier, brighter conditions should spread in by the afternoon with lighter winds.
Colder overnight in the north with rain perhaps returning to the southeast. Maximum Temperature 11C.
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A gang of North East smugglers, including four family members, have been sentenced today after smuggling £750,000 worth of tobacco.Read the full story ›
A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Tyne TeesRead the full story ›
A 53-year-old motorcyclist from Newton Aycliffe has suffered potential spinal and pelvic fractures after colliding with a van on the A167 Ferryhill this afternoon, Friday 21st November.
The Great North Air Ambulance flew the man to the major trauma centre in James Cook hospital for further treatment.
He was said to be stable condition on arrival to the hospital.
Durham Police say the van driver was unhurt.