A new model of the Nissan Leaf is going into production at the Wearside plant. The car manufacturer says the second generation Leaf, which is an electric vehicle, will have a longer range and the ability to be re-charged in half the time of the original model.
More top news
Henry Baines wrote to Dutch midfielder Marten De Roon, who then surprised the youngster by turning up at his home
Rafa Benitez complimented the performances of three Newcastle United youngsters who made their debuts against Birmingham City in the FA Cup.
Older people in Darlington, who are at risk of undernutrition, are being given a weekly hot meal to improve their health and wellbeing.