10:21Children's murder mystery wins Costa Book of the Year award
19:34CONFIRMED: Sunderland complete Â£5m signing of Lamine Kone at third time of asking
17:11Townsend seals Newcastle deal and says '˜I can't wait to get started'
17:02Fans say goodbye to South Shields' own Local Hero at funeral of Newcastle superfan Cliffy Ahmed
15:3417 players who have signed for both Sunderland and Newcastle '“ who would be your Tyne-Wear XI?
16:03POLL: Does the scoreline matter after Sunderland defeat Newcastle 6-0 in the 'secret derby'?
14:28Sunderland thrash Newcastle 6-0 in behind-closed-doors friendly
14:44Northumbria Police: more than half of Christmas drug drive tests were positive
14:01Can you help this North East bar with a world record gin tasting attempt?
13:58Zika virus: Everything you need to know
07:38Elton John announces North-East arena date
11:21Teenagers set dog on fox in brutal attack: Animal now returned safely to the wild
13:1826 pictures of a Big Night Out in South Shields
12:26WATCH: MPs belt out Jerusalem to back calls for English national anthem
12:20Remember: Eric Cantona's kung-fu kick on fan
12:00Construction event opens young people's eyes to industry
11:25Silent Florian Thauvin's feet haven't done his talking at Newcastle
11:20Shane Ferguson says leaving Newcastle for Millwall was a '˜no-brainer'
10:58Teenager '˜gutted' after thieves steal his bike: Bicycle was favourite Christmas present
10:48Metro passenger figures top more than 40million in last year
10:34Wey aye, man! Men would cheat on wives with Geordie women more than anyone else
10:35Newcastle United news: Tottenham muscle in on deal, secret derby update
10:22Starbucks bosses say wake up and smell the coffee - tomorrow!
10:07Newcastle legend Kevin Keegan to give talk at WaterAid fundraising dinner
09:42Catch Katherine Jenkins in stunning outdoor Sunderland performance
09:39Chelsea could sign ex-Man United star while Arsenal and Newcastle line up late deals
09:31Tottenham challenge Newcastle for striker's signature
09:27Warning over Facebook scam run by fake mobile phone businessman
09:29Drunken yob abused staff at South Shields hospital
09:25South Shields police station on the move
09:21Football fans set to say sad farewell to Newcastle superfan Cliffy
09:18'˜You're a very lucky boy', judge tells teen spared stiff sentence after knife chase in street
09:12Lowering of drink drive alcohol limit backed by police boss as change heads for Parliament
09:10Readers support plan to turn South Shields '˜eyesore' into homeless project
08:41VOTE: Parents urged to swap pyjamas for 'proper' clothes on school run
08:20Do the job yourself
08:19Pensions have been earned
07:53Four vehicles involved in smash on A1(M) northbound
07:59Search for missing bracelet bearing late woman's fingerprint charm
07:55Shutters come down on two more shops in South Shields
05:26Newcastle target striker after landing Tottenham winger
05:00Steve McClaren considers fielding big names in Newcastle's secret derby against Sunderland
06:54Arsenal star Mathieu Debuchy to decide between Sunderland and Aston Villa
05:00South Shields pensioner eager for school reunion - almost 70 years on
05:00The Bridges in the running for Best Shopping Experience award after '˜great 2015'
14:03Youth Parliament launches campaign to combat racism
09:00RICHARD ORD: Fancy face cream? Pull the udder one ...