Highways England wants to hear the views of local people about their proposals. The public have until January 6, 2017 to respond.Read the full story ›
With a little help from Santa, the 5-year-old turned on Durham County Hall's christmas lightsRead the full story ›
Looking back on a turbulent year: Paul Brand and guests discuss Brexit, Trump - and hopes for 2017.Read the full story ›
The iconic statue of Terpsichore will return to the Sunderland Empire Tower after strong winds forced its removal last January.Read the full story ›
As North East households prepare for Christmas - here's a handy guide on just how late you can leave posting your cards and presents!Read the full story ›
Britain's changing weather conditions could make Newcastle one of the major wine producers and exporters by 2100.Read the full story ›
After some early brightness it will be a mainly cloudy day with patchy light rain in places.
Light winds and areas of fog over the hills.
Maximum Temperature 8 °C.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.Read the full story ›