Newcastle's Central Mosque has been hosting an open day to allow the community to find out more about their religion.Read the full story ›
The Met Office have named the 9th storm of the season Storm Imogen. This will hardly impact the NERead the full story ›
Newcastle's £12million signing Andros Townsend was denied a goal on his home debut.Read the full story ›
A series of road closures are planned across the A1 this week to allow for ongoing road improvements. Find out if you will be affected.Read the full story ›
More libraries across the region could be under threat as local authorities try to make cost savings.
Campaigners trying to save them say Government cuts mean less money is being spent on them.
A spokesperson for the Department for Culture, Media and Sport has said: "We know libraries remain important to people - that's why councils will have almost £200 billion to spend on local services, including libraries, over the lifetime of this parliament".
Writer Ann Cleeves has said, the hit-TV series Vera would never have been created without libraries.
Watch Helen Pearson's special report for National Libraries Day:
Doctors from the North East joined thousands of junior doctors as they staged a "masked march" protest over pay and conditions.Read the full story ›
Aleksandar Mitrovic's fifth goal of the season dragged Newcastle out of the Premier League relegation zone.Read the full story ›
Occasional rain or showers, with some drier spells this weekendRead the full story ›
Newcastle United head coach Steve McClaren has defended the club's decision not to recruit defenders in January.Read the full story ›