The pod was seen a few miles east of Holy Island and again from a boat near Eyemouth on Sunday.
Sightings of dolphins off the Northumberland coast have jumped - but what is drawing the playful marine mammals to our seas?
Officers have issued a warning after a group of jet skiers were seen
getting close to the creatures on North Shields Fish Quay.
After the high emotions of England's World Cup exit, a little reminder of the joy and beauty in our part of the world.
Thanks to Curtis Padley for emailing the Filey seal pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org
And a big thanks also for @thefarnes for tweeting the dolphin video to @Ross_Hutchinson
.. the puffins return to the Farne Islands.
The popular characters have started to arrive on Inner Farne for their breeding season.
But they weren't the only exciting guests off the east coast today: