Whitley Bay's Spanish City Dome restoration begins
The £10m restoration of a Whitley Bay landmark, the Spanish City Dome, begins.
Turner Prize exhibition opens with giant buttocks, brick suit and a train
Members of the public have their first chance to see works nominated for this year's Turner Prize when an exhibition featuring the four artists opens.
Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace: David Moyes blames players for defeat
Sunderland boss David Moyes holds his players responsible for failing to hold on to a 2-0 lead in their loss to Crystal Palace.
Car driver dies in combine crash near Berwick
A driver dies after his car was in collision with a combine harvester near Berwick.
Shopkeeper biter and accomplice jailed for wine theft
Thieves who hit and bit a Carlisle shopkeeper who tried to stop them stealing wine worth £14 are jailed for 15 months.
Durham streets named after fallen officers
Officers from Durham Constabulary who lost their lives in the line of duty are to have their memories live on in bricks and mortar.