A food bank service based in the west end of Newcastle says it's seen an 'astronomical rise' in the number of people using the service. Supplies have even been sent from a charity in Lincolnshire to meet demand.
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Frosty, icy start on Sunday with fog patches lingering in places. Away from the fog, some good wintry sunshine
A ten year old heart transplant survivor has used her Christmas list to wish for more people to join the donor register.
Wintry showers and frosty tonight, dry and cold on Sunday. Beware icy stretches developing overnight as well as fog patches