Rachel Cowey from South Shields is living with anorexia - and campaigns to help others with eating disorders.
For help with an eating disorder, see the charity Beat.
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Former Newcastle Unite player Jose Enrique has revealed that he has been treated for a brain tumour.
After much anticipation, the Great Exhibition of the North has opened on the Newcastle Gateshead quayside. It will run for 80 days.
The Greylag geese - both adults and young - were found in the river near Aysgarth.