Newcastle City Council has confirmed that it will stop new nightclubs and bars opening in the city from selling alcohol after two o'clock in the morning.
The move follows concern over the high levels of drinking in the city.
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Kerrie brings you Saturday night's forecast for the Tyne Tees region
North Yorkshire Police say they have arrested 41 people in the first nine days of this year's drink and drug driving campaign.
Gusty winds over hills. Mainly dry with a cooler night ahead