PEOPLE are being urged to stay away from a stretch of riverside and to follow "precautionary public health advice" two weeks after a spillage of red diesel...
GREEN fingered pupils at a County Durham primary school are celebrating after their gardening work scooped top awards.
Darlington must do better when they return to Southport for the second time in five weeks, and cannot say they don’t know what to expect this time around.
A NEW case of bird flu has been confirmed in the region.
IT is hard to disagree with many of the points that the group Extinction Rebellion are making. Humans face a climate crisis of their own making which is being exacerbated by...
THE group behind the protests at Amazon warehouses across the UK have responded after arrests were made in Darlington.
A CONMAN who took tens of thousands of pounds from a professional woman he met online has been ordered to pay back £1.
HARTLEPOOL United caretaker boss Antony Sweeney says his players are now playing to impress the new manager effectively ruling himself out of taking the job on a permanent basis.
POLICE searching for a missing man have confirmed that a body has been found in County Durham.
A CONSERVATIVE has again been elected as the new Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire and the City of York.
TWO men and a woman have been jailed for robbery after they demanded money from their victim before driving him to a cashpoint and assaulting him.
PROPERTY worth tens of thousands of pounds has been stolen in a burglary near Northallerton.
THE investigation into the deaths of thousands of crabs and lobsters along the North East coast has ruled out chemical pollution as a likely cause.
POLICE in North Yorkshire conducted 1,000 more stop and searches in 2020 than the previous year, despite the Covid lockdowns.
AN OFFICIAL pledge from the council has been made to offer extra support to young people leaving care.
POLITICIANS and education boards in County Durham have been forced to set up a ‘Fair Funding for School Transport’ scheme after revealing that one in three children can...
ARRESTS have been made after protests began at Amazon in Darlington, it has been confirmed.
A TOWN'S Christmas lights have been officially switched on with the help of a special guest.
MOTORISTS have been urged to take extra care in strong winds across the North East and Yorkshire.
CONSTRUCTION work is set to begin on a new housing estate in Bedale before the year's end.
A DANGEROUS driver who crashed his car into a tree and left his work colleague for dead has been jailed.
AS Middlesbrough continue their uphill battle of reaching the Championship play-offs with an injury hit squad, Chris Wilder has opened up his...
SHOCKING analysis has revealed the extent at which raw sewage is entering North Yorkshire’s waterways as water companies are urged to do more to prevent spills.
POLICE believe that the devastating fire at The Star Inn at Harome on Wednesday night was started deliberately.
ICE skating by the sea, a Victorian Christmas an alternative celebration with a gothic twist are all on offer on the North Yorkshire coast.
AMAZON has been forced to cancel shifts for workers in Darlington site after Extinction Rebellion protesters blocked access to HGV vehicles.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a pedestrian was killed on a North East road.
SUNDERLAND manager Lee Johnson says there has been glimpses of quality from his side despite a recent run of poor form in the league.
A PET food company has pledged to plant 100 trees at a popular arboretum to mark National Tree Planting Week starting today.
A TEENAGE horse rider has topped off an impressive year with an Outstanding Achievement award after winning a dressage hat-trick at a prestigious international show.
A CHRISTMAS light switch-on in a popular County Durham coastal town has been forced to cancel tonight’s festivities after 75 mile per hour wind and torrential rain is...
Sajid Javid issued an update to the House of Commons among a new variant of Covid-19 emerging in South Africa.