New Metro fares in 2016 will mean a rise in the cost of daysavers, and a reduction in single faresRead the full story ›
Shops across the North East and the rest of the UK have experienced a quieter start than predicted at today's Black Friday events.Read the full story ›
It has been a steady start to Black Friday in Gateshead. Have you seen the expected crowds anywhere? Tweet us to let us know @ITVTyneTees
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Penny the Pointer from North Yorkshire and Suki the Schnauzer from Sunderland have been selected as finalists in the pet survivor awards.Read the full story ›
Police investigating two north east men who have absconded from Doncaster prison make two arrests.Read the full story ›
The charity has called for better application of laws designed to protect birds, particularly in the North East.Read the full story ›
Mainly cloudy with some patchy rain, mainly on Pennines.
Some brighter intervals are possible during the morning in the sheltered east.
Becoming milder later, but westerly winds will strengthen again.
New research by the Chartered Insurance Institute has revealed that people in the North East are the most generous in the country when it comes to giving Christmas presents.
Those in the North East are the most generous spending £396 each on Christmas gifts, closely followed by the Scots who spend £375 each. While those in Yorkshire and the Humber appear to be the least generous spending just £267 each on presents – almost 20% less than the national average.