People are being urged to take better care of their health after figures showed eight-out-of-ten middle aged adults weigh too much.Read the full story ›
From August to October 2016 the North East unemployment rate stands at 6.5% with 52,300 people claiming unemployment benefit.Read the full story ›
A host of Bonfire Night events are taking place across the regionRead the full story ›
A former North East sex worker told ITV News Tyne Tees she sold “survival sex” to avoid being assaulted by her ex-partner.Read the full story ›
Northumbria Police are warning drivers that wind turbine parts are being moved today. This will affect traffic on the A1 and the A69.
A report published today by HS2 East has highlighted the 'economic importance' of pressing ahead with the Eastern leg of HS2Read the full story ›
On Saturday 27 August 2016 our Olympic heroes will be helping create the nation’s biggest sports day and everyone is invited to take partRead the full story ›
Three of our region's boxers have been officially named in Great Britain's squad to compete at the Olympic Games in RioRead the full story ›
Northumberland has voted to leave the EU by a majority of 14,677.
Our reporter Jonny Blair has been at the Angel of the North this morning as dawn broke over the region.
The North East overwhelmingly voted to leave the EU - with Northumberland still to declare (0550am).