Baljindher Singh, 39, was arrested at his home in South Shields in June 2017. He was questioned by specialist fraud investigators.Read the full story ›
Exclusive: Carter Cookson's parents tell ITV News Tyne Tees they hope more people will join the organ donation register in his memory.Read the full story ›
The parents of baby Carter Cookson have said they may only have three days to find him a heart.Read the full story ›
South Shields comedienne Sarah Millican has helped the Samaritans raise more than £180,000.Read the full story ›
A knife-wielding robber who dropped a plastic bag containing personal documents has been jailed.Read the full story ›
The father of a man shot by a police firearms officer has told an inquest that his son wanted to go out in a 'blaze of glory'.Read the full story ›
Wearside marathon runner Aly Dixon finished 11th in the Elite Women's race at the Great North Run 2018.
The 39-year-old crossed the finish line in a time of 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Raising money for charity is a big part of the Great North Run. Here are just some of the ordinary people doing extraordinary things.Read the full story ›
Sir Mo Farah has claimed a record fifth successive win at the Great North Run.
The 35-year-old raced along the South Shields seafront to cross the finish line in a time of 59 minutes and 26 seconds.
The Paralympic athlete completed the gruelling 13.1 mile route in 41 minutes and 19 seconds.Read the full story ›