Tyne Tees Rio 2016

Sunderland's Olympic and Paralympic stars honoured

The Mayor of Sunderland, Cllr Alan Emerson presented specially commissioned medals on behalf of the city at a special civic reception.

Amy Tinkler basks in hometown pride

Fans, friends and family are braving the rain to give Amy Tinkler a warm reception in Bishop Auckland and Spennymoor.

Amy Tinkler's open-top bus parade route revealed

An open-top bus parade has been organised for Bishop Auckland bronze medal Olympic hero Amy Tinkler: Here's where you can see it