Parents and carers are joining a protest tonight against council cuts which could mean changes to two centres for disabled people in Newcastle.
The two centres at Cheviot View and Castledene provide important respite care for people all across the region.
However, the council has said that it needs to make one hundred million pounds worth of savings, and says that transferring the service to a private provider would be cheaper.
More top news
A teenager has admitted in court that he lied to police as to his whereabouts on the day of the alleged attack.
Less cold with some sunshine. Stronger winds from Sunday. Rain or showers at times - here's the detail for the next few days......
As many as 23% of North-East residents do not brush their teeth at least once a day, according to market research by Vital Statistics.