Child heart surgery is to restart at Leeds General Infirmary tomorrow after services were stopped last month following concern over death rates.
Patients have been receiving treatment at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle since services at the Leeds hospital were suspended.
More top news
Ant McPartlin was charged with drink driving after he was involved in a crash at the weekend.
The victim is said to have got into a row with two other men near a church in Sunderland.
The Government has refused to allow planning permission for an opencast coal mine at Druridge Bay in Northumberland.