Holidaymakers left devastated after their 4-star Bulgarian holidays were ruined by illness have won their battle for compensation. Sandra and Mick Skee from Gateshead, were one of a number from our region to suffer serious stomach problems during their stay at the Royal Park hotel in 2008.
Four years on they have finally won their legal battle with tour operator First Choice.
More top news
A Sunderland MP is calling for a revamp of 'tired looking' Sunderland Railway Station, which offers a 'poor welcome' to visitors.
New dances designed to help people with Multiple Scleroris in Newcastle have been described as the first of their kind in the region.
Mourners have gathered on Tyneside for the funeral of Mike Neville, the former Tyne Tees and BBC presenter.