13:36Ed Balls dusts off dancing shoes as Strictly Come Dancing tour heads to North East
10:07REVIEW: Chicago, Sunderland Empire, until Saturday, December 3
11:1411 things you said about nativity play charges - and how many of you would pay!
17:45Matz Sels and Achraf Lazaar handed EFL Cup starts for Newcastle
16:27Hull v Newcastle LIVE: Follow all the action from the KCOM Stadium
21:28Newcastle dumped out of EFL Cup after shocking penalty shootout
09:08Â£132,000 to fill potholes in South Tyneside '“ but is it enough?
07:19'Cold does kill' warning as North East braced for chilliest night of the year
12:59Who would you like to see win Sports Personality of the Year?
11:43Alex Sneddon storms to victory in the Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League
14:05Death of man found in alley is not suspicious, police confirm
13:56Santa Paws 2016: Send us your festive pet pictures
05:59Slow down when it's wet, North East drivers urged as figures reveal seven were killed in the rain last year
10:21Tributes paid to domestic violence campaigner during moving remembrance service
05:00Cancer patient misses surgery due to hospital staff '˜miscommunication'
10:13Shock as car crashes into village pond
05:00Sunderland defender Billy Jones adds some British bite
08:02Sad reminder of once great South Shields' shipyard
07:00Jamaal Lascelles reveals what the dressing room was like after Newcaslte's defeat to Blackburn
05:00Rafa Benitez reveals why he's considering a recall for Newcastle's Matz Sels
12:48Festive fun at Whitburn Winter Festival Fun Day this weekend
23:18Rafa Benitez reveals why Newcastle did NOT practice penalties for EFL Cup tie
06:00Rafa Benitez issues cup challenge to his Newcastle side
09:23Sunderland boss ponders key decisions for Leicester clash
09:5620 best spirits and liqueurs for Christmas
13:23Newcastle United drop Eric Bristow from event after controversial tweets about sex abuse scandal
08:13Rail services cancelled on East Coast Mainline after train derails at depot
15:02Residents critical of road scheme costs
10:49Painter Bob Olley to switch on Christmas lights
17:01LEGAL EAGLE: Can you claim compensation for an accident at work?