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13 July 2014 Last updated at 16:24

Mental health work scheme pilotedJob centre window

Durham and the Tees Valley job centres involved in pilot scheme to get more people with mental health problems into work

Wales manager Gary Speed shouts out instructions during the 4-1 friendly win over NorwaySpeed's grandsons 'keep me going'

The father of the late former Newcastle United player Gary Speed says the family received fantastic support in the three years since his son's death.

Ron FreemanDaredevil birdman breaks own record

A man from Northumberland beats the record for the furthest unassisted flight, in a "birdman" competition in West Sussex.

Richard Moss, Political editor, North East & Cumbria Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

Osborne's northern powerhouse pledge

The Chancellor wants to create a northern powerhouse through railways, science and mayors but can he deliver?

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

New stories emerge from WW1 at home

A century after the start of World War One new stories are emerging of how it affected Tyneside

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