The A6076 is closed due to an accident between the A692 Gateshead Road (Potters Wheel Traffic Lights) and Pearson Street. Diversion via Burnopfield.
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The RNLI is urging people only to swim in the sea when lifeguards are patrolling. It comes after the rescue of three teenagers
It was Stockton Town's big day at Wembley but despite a strong performance the team is coming home empty-handed.
Staying settled for the northeast over the next few days, but as winds turn easterly coastal low cloud could linger. Very warm inland