The 15-year-old girl had just left Exhibition Park in Newcastle when she was attacked.
A rally is held in Durham to "celebrate the work of the city's teaching assistants".
An offshore worker calls for action as he tells the BBC he and colleagues were exposed to radiation.
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.
Harlequins improve their hopes of a top-four finish with a convincing victory over Newcastle at the Stoop.
Gateshead slip out of the National League play-off places after being held to a draw at Eastleigh.
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