A service of thanksgiving and homecoming for the 3rd Battalion, The Yorkshire Regiment is taking place at York Minster today.
The regiment, who routinely recruit in Yorkshire, has just come back from a six month tour in Afghanistan where seven of the 3rd Battalion's soldiers were killed whilst on active duty.
More top news
Newcastle City Council are looking to bar takeaways from opening within 400 metres of schools.
Schoolchildren in Newcastle have unearthed a time capsule in the grounds of Newcastle Civic centre from way back in 1994!
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.