After much anticipation, the Great Exhibition of the North has opened on the Newcastle Gateshead quayside. It will run for 80 days.Read the full story ›
The Great Exhibition of the North is officially open. For 80 days it will showcase the great contributions made by the north in art, culture, design and innovation.
Twenty five thousand people will witness the official opening display of the UK's largest water sculpture tonight. It's 80 metres in length.
But we've already seen that in rehearsal, along with some of the event's other highlights.
High pressure brings settled and warm weather.Read the full story ›
Thieves known as "nighthawks" have been using metal detectors to dig along Hadrian's Wall.Read the full story ›
The Discovery School in Newcastle announced earlier this month it was to close ahead of another damning report from the education watchdog.Read the full story ›