Tyne Tees News

North East businesses pledge to help feed children in school holidays

Businesses across the region have rallied round to provide meals for school children, who rely on free school meals, during the half-term break. It follows a campaign by footballer Marcus Rashford, who says no child should feel "like they do not matter".

New management for Gateshead Metrocentre after Intu collapse

New management will take over the Metrocentre in Gateshead after the collapse of former owners Intu.

Safety scheme to reduce burglaries across County Durham and Darlington expands

This summer, it was announced that Darlington and Horden were to receive a share of the Home Office’s £25 million Safer Streets Fund.

Five men arrested on suspicion of fraud after rogue trader concerns

Officers have arrested five men after rogue trader reports. A 69-year-old woman was told she needed to pay £1,250 for roof work after previously agreeing £500