Flood defences in a County Durham village badly hit by torrential rain in 2012 are upgraded to protect at least 50 vulnerable homes.
Work begins on a new footbridge spanning more than 60m (197ft) over the A1 at Gateshead.
A public address system is introduced at a hospital trust to try and stop smokers lighting up in the grounds of its buildings.
Take to the skies for a spectacular bird's eye view of Tyneside's waterways.
Why do mobile phones still work in prison despite technology and laws to stop them?
Sunderland boost their Premier League survival hopes with a deserved victory over an uninspired Manchester United.
Dover Athletic move into the National League play-off places following a a comfortable win over Gateshead.
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