Tyne Tees Inquest

Legal aid 'failures exposed' by Stephen Berry death in custody, says Inquest

The Stephen Berry death in custody case has 'exposed failures' in the legal aid process, according to the charity Inquest.

Inquest opens into heart valve patient's death

Great-grandmother Sheila Hynes, 72, died days after an operation at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle to replace two heart valves

Father-of-two died of cold water shock on birthday trip

Wadud Abdul died on a family day out to celebrate his birthday when he went into shock after jumping into the water, an inquest has heard.