More than four hundred posts at Northumbria Police will go as part of efforts to save money following budget cuts.
I think it's very disappointing but expected. The public sector, as a whole, is suffering, but this will have a major impact on policing.
More top news
League Two club have won just four games out of 18 since appointing the manager.
With the ageing population set to increase, ITV Tyne Tees has been investigating the extent, and effects, of loneliness in the region.
The Lions of Zululand, a traditional dance act from South Africa, are touring schools in the North East.