- Tyne Tees
Revised plans have been drawn up to save 100 million pounds from Newcastle City Council's budget.
Some threatened services could now be saved, including respite care centres, but the city pool is still expected to close.
We spoke to the leader of Newcastle City Council, Nick Forbes, about the plans.
More top news
Fresh start, lots of sunshine. Cloudier at the coast, one or two spots of drizzle here
This weekend we see significantly better weather than we have had of late, even though Saturday's a bit slow. Improving weather situation
A hedgehog in Northumbria has been saved from a 4 foot fall through a concrete wall, it took volunteers four hours to break the wall apart.