An offshore worker calls for action as he tells the BBC he and colleagues were exposed to radiation.
BBC News takes a look at what happened next for some of the sports stars of yesteryear including two former Newcastle United footballers.
The partner of a man held in jail in India with other UK nationals, including a man from Northumberland, says she fears for his life.
Parts of northern England are affected by wintry weather.
Sunderland is one of the areas picked by Historic England for a share of £6m to restore listed buildings and boost conservation areas.
Team news as Harlequins host Newcastle Falcons in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop (15:00 GMT).
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Eastleigh and Gateshead.
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