Hundreds of women took part in the Race for Life today at Saltwell Park in Gateshead. The race raises money for Cancer Research UK. It was started by Bride-to-be Angela Lennox who took her hen party to the race. Angela kicked the day off in memory of her late mother.
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A teenager told a court today (July 27) that he wrote about planning a violent attack at his former college so people would talk to him.
The summer holidays have got off to a very damp start. Heavy rain fell in parts of the region overnight and it's continued today.
The largest free event in the North East attracted almost a million people to the seafront at Roker and Seaburn.