Mental health practitioners will work with police officers to assess the mental health of people who have come into contact with police.Read the full story ›
The two onboard have been named locally as 58-year-old Nigel Dodds & Val Barnes who was in her 70s. An air crash investigation has started.Read the full story ›
Gales at first will ease during the morning, but still a windy day with heavy blustery showers, perhaps with hail and thunder.
Occasionally bright between showers. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
There are lane closures on the A19 northbound between the junctions with the A1290 and the A184 - this is due to flooding.
The River Ure has burst its banks and has flooded the A684 westbound between Dikehollin Lane (Aysgarth) and School Hill (Bainbridge) in North Yorkshire.
The River Esk, around Briggswath, has also burst its banks as a result of heavy rainfall overnight.
One lane closed due to broken down vehicle on A1(M) northbound between J47 A168 / A59 (Allerton Park) and J48 A168 / A6055 (Boroughbridge) in North Yorkshire.
One lane closed is closed due to an accident involving two cars on A1(M) southbound near J62 A690, County Durham.
Drivers of high sided vehicles are advised to avoid the Tees Viaduct, the Hylton Bridge over the River Wear, and the Redheugh Bridge over the River Tyne.
Service has resumed on the Tyne and Wear Metro. There was earlier disruption between Shiremoor and South Gosforth.
Wet and windy weather leads to an unsettled night.Read the full story ›
Lorries, caravans and motorbikes are being advised to avoid three exposed sections of the road network on the A19.Read the full story ›
A bright morning with some sunshine and a few showers.
Becoming cloudy early afternoon with periods of occasionally heavy rain spreading from the west from mid-evening.
Maximum temperature 16 °C.
County Durham & Darlington Fire & Rescue Service are attending a large hay bale fire in Newton Aycliffe.
The service tweeted that there was 'approx 300 tonne of baled hay'.
Wet and windy weather is set to hit the UK tomorrow night.Read the full story ›