The soldier from the Catterick died on a training exercise on the hottest day of the year in BreconRead the full story ›
The Met Office said temperatures in the Brecon area were 10C above the national average for that time of the year.Read the full story ›
Parents are urged to help tackle arson as Cleveland Fire Brigade plans to clamp down on deliberate fires during the summer holidays.Read the full story ›
Defence Minister Harriett Baldwin said the MoD will carry out a "full investigation" into the death of a Catterick soldier who died on a training exercise in the Brecon area on the hottest day of the year.
The MP told the House of Commons Defence Committee that she wanted to express her sorrow at the "very sad death" and to "make the commitment that the Ministry of Defence will, of course, be undertaking a full investigation and will share that with the committee".
There were 96,000 people out of work in the North East region between March and May. This figure is down by 8,000 people.
An infantry soldier has died while on a training exercise.
The MOD said the soldier, from the Infantry Training Centre, in Catterick, North Yorkshire, died in the Brecon area of Wales on Tuesday, Britain's hottest day of the year so far.
Three soldiers died during an SAS training exercise in the Brecon Beacons on one of the hottest days of 2013.
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Weather warnings in place across the region 24 hours after the hottest day of the year on TuesdayRead the full story ›
Corporal Joshua Hoole, 26, in the Rifles regiment died on Tuesday while on a training exercise in the Brecon area of Wales.Read the full story ›
The ambitious plans to expand the Metro system have been given the go-ahead by the North East Combined AuthorityRead the full story ›