Rather windy with a little rain possible at times, however it will remain very mild and many should also see some sunny spells, particularly in the south and east.
Maximum Temperature 14 °C.
The final auction of the Great North Snowdogs in Gateshead raised more than a quarter of a million pounds for St. Oswalds Children's Hospice.
The sixty one sculptures have attracted thousands of people since they went on display in September but last night (6th December) they were auctioned off in a special event at the Sage in Gateshead.
The glittery 'Disco dog' sold for over £9,000!
A charity has found poverty in the North East is a big problem for those working as well as the unemployed.Read the full story ›
After a chilly start to December temperatures are starting to climb.Read the full story ›
Newcastle United have confirmed that two of their players' suspensions have been overturned.
Players Jonjo Shelvey and Paul Dummett were given red cards within the first half of their game against Nottingham Forest, on December 2nd.
Today, it has been confirmed that their suspensions have been overturned by the Football Association's Independent Regulatory Commission.
CONFIRMED: Jonjo Shelvey and Paul Dummett's suspensions for Friday's red cards have been overturned. More at… https://t.co/u8wHHWyfYd
Both players are now available for selection to play against Birmingham City at St James' Park on Saturday for the 3pm kick-off.
The NHS Blood and Transplant have launched a Christmas campaign to get more people to sign up to the register.Read the full story ›
Northumbria Police are reminding the public that they may see more armed officers on patrol in the region.Read the full story ›
A 700 metre mobile flood barrier, which would be deployed in emergencies, is being tested on Newcastle's Quayside today.
It's the first time the temporary barriers have been deployed and tested in the North East.
Here's what the new defences look like: