- Tyne Tees
Campaigners say plans to build hundreds of homes in Gateshead will destroy greenbelt land, harm a wildlife park and have a huge impact on A1 traffic.
The council says they need to build more houses to support the town's growing population.
More top news
Not a bad start to the week. Sunny start to Monday with cloud building but good sunny spells developing
Emma brings you Sunday's Weather Forecast.
A much improved feel to the day on Monday