A meeting got underway this morning in Berwick to discuss maternity services, which were suspended in August last year due to a lack of people using the service.
Watch the afternoon update from Derek Proud below.
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Durham Constabulary are continuing to investigate the death of a 16-year-old boy after he was hit by a van.
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