A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Tyne Tees region.Read the full story ›
The Labour Party is now accepting applications in its recruitment of MPs in the following areas across the region:
- Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
- North West Durham
- Penrith & the Border
- Stockton South
- Harrogate & Knaresborough
- Richmond (Yorks)
- Scarborough & Whitby
- Skipton & Ripon
- Thirsk & Malton
- York Outer
Report reveals women with incurable breast cancer are receiving poor care due to a lack of specialist nurses.Read the full story ›
Continuing rather cloudy, with some limited sunny intervals possible for a time before a spell of rain later in the afternoon introduces clearer and colder conditions overnight.
Maximum temperature 13 °C.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.Read the full story ›
The sunshine has lead to a jump in temperatures for the North East.
It has reached 18C at Boulmer in Northumberland making it the warmest place in England today (just pipped to the UK title by 18.2C in NE Scotland).
Dave Anderson, the Member of Parliament for Blaydon and Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland and for Northern Ireland is standing down.Read the full story ›
Quayside bars in Newcastle are being given flotation bags that can be used to reel in people who fall into the river.Read the full story ›