A jockey from North Yorkshire is about to become the first ever woman to hold the Champion Apprentice title.
She has ridden forty winners so far this season, following in the footsteps of her family who are also front-runners in the riding world - training and racing alike.
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Hartlepool United's great escape bid continues in League Two this afternoon - they welcome Cambridge to Victoria Park.
British Summer Time begins on Sunday. We may lose an hour in bed but the sun won't set until around 7.37 pm on Sunday evening.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.