Tyne Tees Auckland Castle

Work begins on Bishop Auckland's new Welcome Building

The building is part of a £70m project to revitalise the area.

£1m for 28 new apprentices at Auckland Castle

The Auckland Castle Trust has been given £1million to fund up to 28 apprentices in the new Walled Garden over the next three years.

Mining art to go on display in County Durham

A disused building is to be transformed into a gallery celebrating the region's industrial past, which is "rapidly disappearing from memory"