A 38-year-old man is charged after a couple were allegedly tied up and threatened with a meat cleaver in their County Durham home.
The site of a Teesside abattoir at the centre of complaints about noise, smell and traffic disruption could be redeveloped as housing.
Middlesbrough's former X Factor winner James Arthur is back at the top of the UK singles chart, almost four years since his last number one.
A year after the last blast furnace on Teesside shut its doors, how has the community been coping?
Following the fortunes of a Teesside street following the referendum.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between West Ham United and Middlesbrough.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Grimsby Town and Hartlepool United.
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