Spectators cheered as British cyclist Mark Cavendish slowly crossed the finish line in obvious pain after a collision knocked him from his bike in the closing stages of day one in Harrogate.
More top news
After much anticipation, the Great Exhibition of the North has opened on the Newcastle Gateshead quayside. It will run for 80 days.
The Greylag geese - both adults and young - were found in the river near Aysgarth.
The House of Fraser stores in Middlesbrough and Darlington will definitely shut after the firm's creditors approved the plans today.