Fire crew are searching the Co-Op building in Newcastle to check there's nobody inside after a blaze broke out today. Crews were called to the scene near the Gate complex at 12.20. There's no reports of any injuries.
More top news
It's been confirmed that the Marks and Spencer stores in both Stockton and Darlington will close in August.
It's part of the investigation into the disappearance of Donna Keogh from Middlesbrough in 1998 when she was just 17 years old.
The move is likely to lead to the loss of more than 1,500 jobs.