It happened on Hawthorn Terrace, when a car hit a lamp post, the front of a Chinese takeaway and wall of an old church.Read the full story ›
Hairy Biker Si King has offered to pay for treatment of a suspected illegal immigrant with a suspected brain tumour arrested in hospital.Read the full story ›
We follow doctors and nurses on a busy night at the weekend in A & E.Read the full story ›
Our Health Correspondent Frances Read reflects on a week in A and E at Newcastle's RVI.Read the full story ›
We follow doctors through the 'golden hour', the first hour after an accident that is crucial in saving patients' lives.Read the full story ›
In the second in our A&E series, we see how lessons learned in war zones in Afghanistan and Iraq are being used to save lives here.Read the full story ›
We spend a week at one of the busiest A&E departments in the country. In the first part, we follow a day in the life of doctors and nurses.Read the full story ›
Hundreds of children cared for over the years in the Special Care Baby Unit at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle have been reunited for a Christmas party. The event was organised by the Tiny Lives charity which helps premature and sick newborn babies and their families at the unit.
A man is seriously ill in hospital after a suspected hit and run in Durham.
It happened on Cockhouse Lane, Ushaw Moor at 02:30am, Sunday 11th August.
Police say they think a Ford Fiesta collided with the 21 year old pedestrian before driving off at speed.
The man is being treated at Newcastle's RVI for multiple injuries and remains in a serious condition.
The road was closed for seven hours.
A bone marrow donation from Germany is being prepared for a life-saving transplant operation for baby Danny Bryan, from Middlesbrough.
Danny has Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome, an immune deficiency disorder which means he cannot fight infection.
The operation is being carried out at the Bubble Unit at the RVI in Newcastle.