Wet and windy spells, interspersed with drier interludes this week. Breezy with wintry showers, variable temperatures and a weather warningRead the full story ›
Mostly cloudy, some bright spells, rain on and off and blustery. Milder temperatures than on SaturdayRead the full story ›
After the recent snow and very cold temperatures, we see a return to the sort of weather we would normally expect for the UK in JanuaryRead the full story ›
An elderly woman has died after a house fire in a bungalow.
Firefighters were called to the house, which is between the villages of Barninham and Newsham, near Richmond, at about 10:30am.
They are now investigating what caused the fire and working to contact the relatives of the woman who died.
Inspector Ian Sirrell, from North Yorkshire Police, said: "The cause of the fire is being investigated by fire investigators, supported by specially-trained personnel.
"Unfortunately, the elderly resident of the property has died at the scene.
"We are working with colleagues in neighbouring forces to locate and inform family members."
Bright and breezy, with plenty of sunshine and a continuing small chance of seeing isolated wintry showers in the Pennines, while further east it will probably stay dry throughout.
Maximum Temperature 5C.
A look at the weekend weather for the Tyne Tees region.Read the full story ›
The Met Office has issued a weather warning for ice across the North East. There could be severe conditions for drivers and widespread disruption.