North East and North Yorkshire councils had to pay out more than £56,000 in compensation for pothole damage last year.Read the full story ›
This morning will be mostly dry with some brighter spells.
Rain is likely for some during the afternoon, heavy over the Pennines.
However, many parts in the west of the region may well stay dry.
Maximum temperature 16 °C.
The gallery has been made possible through the Heritage Lottery Fund who provided a grant of £422,600.Read the full story ›
The first vehicular Tyne Tunnel was opened by Her Majesty the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh in 1967.Read the full story ›
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after medication was lost on a bus traveling between Market Street in Newcastle and Salters Road, Gosforth.
A prescription of methadone was left on the bus at around 4.30pm on Tuesday, 17 October.
Police are warning people not to take the drug and asked that anyone finding the prescription to hand it in at any chemist or police station.
Laura Pidcock was among those to raise the issue at Prime Minister's Questions.Read the full story ›
Mary Reid has been recognised for tending to German war graves in Castletown cemetery for more than 60 years.Read the full story ›