Tyne Tees Northern Powergrid

Power restored to more than 30,000 homes hit by cuts during thunderstorms

More than 1,000 customers remain without power. Homes in the North Yorkshire and Teesside areas were worst hit.

Northern Powergrid prepares for snow and ice

The Met Office predicts the region will be hit by localised heavy snow showers over the weekend with snowfall of up to 15cms in some areas.