Northumbria PC sacked over indecent child images
The force said it "completely condemned" the actions of PC Sharp.
Durham teenager trapped in bedroom by rare condition
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome has left Jade Gadd with joints that constantly dislocate.
Poems in the Air around national park in England
A new arts project lets people hear poetry via an app on their phones, as they walk around a national park in England.
Internet troll John Nimmo banned from contacting victims
John Nimmo from South Shields faces further jail if he contacts women he left "hugely distressed".
Appeal after boy kicked in head by man on train
Police are appealing for information after a man is seen kicking a young boy in the head and chest on a train.
Sunderland Aquatic Centre: Legal action over leaks at £20m pool
The centre will have to close for up to nine months to fix leaks and condensation problems