A charity has warned it is expecting a huge increase in the number of North East families who are forced to use foodbanks this summer.
The Trussell Trust says parents, whose children would normally receive free school meals, struggle financially during the holidays.
Jonny Blair reports:
The events were part of the work of the Commission for Health and Social Care Integration in the North East.Read the full story ›
The union claims the company is trying to push through a package which would threaten jobs, working conditions and safety.Read the full story ›
A 17-year-old boy was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene while two other men were taken to hospital.Read the full story ›
New England manager Sam Allardyce believes he is the right man for the job, ten years after being turned down by the Football Association.Read the full story ›
Sam Allardyce has paid tribute to Sunderland supporters after departing the club to become England manager.
In his first press conference as England boss at St George's Park, Allardyce said:
I had a really good time at Sunderland. The fans were magnificent for me.
Hopefully the England fans will enjoy my time with them just as much as the Sunderland fans did last season.
The lives of three North East soldiers killed in the Battle of the Somme have been remembered by more than 200 football fans from London.Read the full story ›
Held along the city's coastline at Roker and Seaburn, the 28th Airshow has seen a major programme of air, land and sea displays.Read the full story ›
Emma Jesson brings you Sunday night's forecastRead the full story ›