A body has been found on a North Tyneside beach.
The discovery was made this morning at around 8.20am in Whitley Bay.
Police are treating the death as 'unexplained' and say their enquires are continuing.
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A man has been rescued from rocks near Whitley Bay.
The Coastguard were called out around midday on Saturday (12th August) to an area near South Parade.
He was taken to safety by the Cullercoats RNLI Brigade.
He'd suffered minor injuries and was found to be suffering from mild hypothermia.
He was taken to hospital for the further treatment at hospital.
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Paul Jarvis, a retired builder rescued an 84 year old man from his home after it caught fire.Read the full story ›
Lewis Logan, 14, was last seen in Whitley Bay on Saturday, June 24 at around midday. Police are appealing for help to trace him.Read the full story ›
A church in Whitley Bay which was severely damaged by fire last month is due to be demolished.Read the full story ›
The A192 Seatonville Road in Whitley Bay, is closed in both directions due to an accident.
I happened between the A191 Rake Lane and Cauldwell Lane / Cauldwell Avenue.