The organisers of next Wednesday's One Direction concert in Sunderland are urging a 'common sense' ending to a planned strike on the Metro system on the day of the performance.
The Stadium of Light says it's incredibly frustrated that a solution hasn't been agreed by the RMT Union and DB Regio, which operates the Metro.
More top news
An 80-year-old woman suffered bleeding on the brain after a speeding driver who didn't want a BMW to overtake him crashed into her car.
A man who admitted killing a teenager in a motorbike smash has been warned that he faces a lengthy prison sentence.
Engineers are still working to restore gas supplies to homes after a leak which hit about 600 properties this weekend.