The ceremony will mark the centenary of Tom Dresser winning the Victoria Cross during the First World War in 1917.Read the full story ›
A fire broke out at a County Durham pub in the early hours of the morning.
Four crews were called to tackle the blaze at the Avenue at just after 1.25am.
A spokesman for County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service said: “The damage was quite extensive but we managed to stop the fire from spreading further.
"Investigations are continuing."
School children in County Durham are gearing up to see South African dance troupe The Lions of Zululand.Read the full story ›
David Dixon originally from Hartlepool was the only Briton to be killed in the terror attacks in Brussels in March 2016Read the full story ›
On Tyneside, a collection of churches encouraged donations at their regular soup lunch.Read the full story ›
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People are appealing for volunteers to help train dogs for the hundreds on their waiting list.Read the full story ›
A statue has been unveiled to remember the heroic efforts of four County Durham brothers who served in WWIRead the full story ›
Nissan has unveiled the new Qashqai crossover and confirmed it will be built in Sunderland.Read the full story ›
Fiona Hill, a coal miner's daughter from Bishop Auckland, looks set to be appointed as Donald Trump's advisor on Russia.Read the full story ›
Six hotel security guards have been charged for failing to protect victims of the Sousse terror attack in June 2015, according to reports.Read the full story ›