A minute's silence will be held across the region as part of the events to mark the tenth anniversary of the 7/7 bombings in London.
On 7th July 2005, 52 people were killed and hundreds more were injured during the terror attacks, which targeted people using public transport.
There will be a minute's silence across the North East today, July 7, at 11:30am, including at Newcastle Central Station.
Today's top stories in the Tyne Tees region:
- Tributes left for Cameron Gosling, teenage River Wear drowning victim
- The River Wear's grim toll - fifteen die in the waters in two years
- Man steals thousands from pub threatening staff with kitchen knife
- Monster black holes discovered by Durham astronomers
- Paul Gascoigne: 'I thought my Rolex was listening to me'
- Lionesses return with World Cup bronze
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Five 'supermassive' black holes that were previously hidden by dust and gas have been uncovered by astronomers at the University of Durham.Read the full story ›
The England Women's World Cup team - led by Durham's Steph Houghton - has arrived at Heathrow after pulling off the best finish by any England team at a World Cup since the men were victorious in 1966.
Fara Williams' extra-time penalty against Germany in Edmonton handed the Lionesses a 1-0 win that secured them a bronze medal in the tournament.
As well as the captain, the squad also included four other players from the North East - Jill Scott, Lucy Bronze, Jordan Nobbs and Carly Telford.
Emma brings you Sunday night's pollen forecast for the North East region.