So far this year, 23 motorcyclists have been killed on roads in the North East and North Yorkshire, according to figures released by the four local police forces.
- Northumbria: 6 deaths
- Durham: 5 deaths
- Cleveland: 1 death
- North Yorkshire: 11 deaths
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Middlesbrough kept their unbeaten re-entry into the Premier League going drawing 0-0 at West Brom.
He has agreed a two-year contract at St. James' Park and becomes the tenth new face in the Magpies' first team squad this summer.
On the back of three consecutive Championship wins, the Magpies sit fourth, poised to move into the automatic promotion places.