The Tyne Valley Line is celebrating a special birthday.
The route between Newcastle to Carlisle railway was completed 175 years ago on the 18 June 1838.
It's considered to be an important link between Cumbria, Northumberland and Tyneside.
More top news
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as 'outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission.
Archeologists in America say a ship wreckage found at the bottom of a harbour is that of Captain James Cook's Endeavour.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.