The Duchess of Cambridge has delighted crowds in Newcastle and Gateshead today as part of a solo visit to the North East.
Kate visited a range of youth projects and charities including Keyfund in Gateshead.
Kenny Toal reports on Kate's busy morning of engagements on Tyneside.
More top news
Steve McClaren says he's "very disappointed" by Derby County's decision to terminate his contract.
Derby County fans have been tweeting their reaction to the news that Steve McClaren has been sacked from his position as head coach.
Derby County have terminated the contract of Head Coach Steve McClaren with immediate effect.