A legal challenge will be heard this morning at the High Court in London, in the case of a Redcar woman on death row in Indonesia.
Lindsay Sandiford is challenging the British Government's policy of not paying the legal costs of Britons abroad.
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The North East cleans up after Storm Ali's gale force winds injured people, damaged property and brought down trees.
The ex-Sunderland Ladies player took to social media to post a message of thanks to those who had wished her husband well.
There's been disruption across the region caused by the high winds of Storm Ali.