James Arthur from Saltburn has won this year X Factor. The 24-year-old won the public vote at a live final in Manchester.
Robert Swift from Dubai carries the torch through Saltburn
Armed police and the bomb squad dealt with an incident involving a woman
Police searching for a missing man from Harrogate have found a man's body on a beach in Saltburn.
James Kipling has not been seen since the afternoon of Thursday, 14th November. A body was found near cliffs, in an area known as Saltburn Scar, but has not been identified.
X Factor winner James Arthur is returning to his hometown to meet fans today, November 6. The Saltburn-born star will be at HMV in Middlesbrough to sign copies of his new album.
A dog from Saltburn has been filming with international model Agyness Deyn. Meg 'Surfdog' is taking part in a film featuring the model.
Pictures sent in courtesy of Planet Saltburn.
'Yarnbombers' have been out in force again over this weekend's Bank Holiday as they left more knitted creations on a seaside town's pier.
The woollen masterpieces cover half of the Saltburn pier and pay tribute to a day out at the seaside.
Amongst the knitted pieces, visitors can see sunbathers, beach huts, jellyfish and fish and chips in inedible form.
The 'Face of Nature' has been spotted in the North East after a man stumbled across the face in a tree when he was walking his dog.
Martin Nesbitt was walking through Saltburn Valley Gardens when he came across the tree which appeared to be looking back at him.
One man from the North East has gone a step further than most dog owners - and he has taught his dog free running.
Meg has been an internet hit since Sam Davis posted videos of her doing tricks on YouTube. She is now the talk of Saltburn-by-the-Sea.
Rachel Sweeney went to see her - watch the full report below.
Roy Willis's son Dominic was born 14 weeks premature in October 2012.
He has organised a sponsored walk to thank the neonatal team at The James Cook University Hospital that took care of his baby.
A devoted dad has led a sponsored walk from Saltburn to Whitby to thank the neonatal team that saved his little boy's life.
Roy Willis's son Dominic was born 14 weeks premature last October, weighing just 2lb 3oz.
For three months the neonatal team at The James Cook University Hospital took care of him and keeping him alive, saving his life as many as five times a day.
X Factor star James Arthur has been back home on Teesside today, signing copies of his debut single - "Impossible'.
Some fans had queued for for over twelve hours - in bitterly cold weather - to meet their local hero.
Helen Pearson caught up with James, and his dedicated fans, in Middlesbrough.