A survey has found 8% of the children and young people from the North East, have made or been part of a sexually explicit video.Read the full story ›
Here's a summary on Monday's headlines in the Tyne Tees region.
Parliament has officially been dissolved after the Prime Minister David Cameron met with the Queen at Buckingham Palace earlier today. The North East now has no MPs. The region's 37 incumbents are now all candidates.
The club's debt remains at £129m in the form of an interest-free loan from owner Mike Ashley.
Two people, both of Slovakian nationality, attended a police station in Newcastle and told police they had been the alleged victims of human trafficking and were being exploited for work.
Kenneth Nessworthy, 57, originally from Whitley Bay, has been jailed for eight months for making and possessing indecent images of children.
Officers found 1,335 videos containing indecent images of children at a property in Cramlington.,
The RNLI is looking for people who are interested in becoming summer lifeguards on the North Yorkshire coast.
There are 37 constituencies in our region - 26 Labour, nine Conservative and two Liberal Democrat - but three of particular interest.Read the full story ›
A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Northumberland.
The man, aged 54, was walking on a country road between Matfen and Ryal at 11pm on March 29th, when he was struck by a Ford Ka.
He was taken by police helicopter to hospital, where he died.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.
A bright but chilly start with any isolated wintry showers soon dying out.
Clouding over through the day and turning increasingly windy again with outbreaks of rain developing by mid-afternoon, spreading east into the evening.
Feeling chilly with highs at best to 9°C.
The Hexham constituency takes in the rural Tynedale and North Tyne areas, stretching north to the Scottish border.Read the full story ›
This is a safe Labour seat taking in the port of Blyth, as well as the communities of Cramlington, Seaton Delaval and Seaton Sluice.Read the full story ›
Brisk winds. Rain for Monday and Thursday. Sunshine & showers for Tuesday and Wednesday. Colder feel with showers wintry over hillsRead the full story ›
Rather cloudy with scattered showers throughout the day, more frequent and heavy over higher ground.
Although winds may ease for a time during the morning, windy from the west by afternoon.
Feeling noticeably cooler than Saturday. Highs 8 °C
Brighter skies follow morning rain for both Saturday and Sunday. Winds stay strong. Mild Saturday, cooler on SundayRead the full story ›