Tyne Tees Coronavirus

Is tier 3 fair on the North East?

Our Political Correspondent Tom Sheldrick looks at the arguments around whether it's right for the region to be going into the toughest level of restrictions.

Explained: Tyne Tees' tiers

From Wednesday 2 December, the local tiers system will come into effect. This article will be updated with information for all areas in the Tyne Tees region.

Care home owner has 'zero confidence' in rapid Covid testing, as 8 residents die

Exclusive: Eight residents die at West Farm Care Centre in 10 days, as owner declares 'zero confidence' in government's rapid tests.