BBC News Tyne & Wear
A student says it will be "so special" to do the London Marathon alongside her bone marrow donor.
By Harry De Cosemo
A candle-lit vigil is due to take place in Newcastle in memory of Sabina Nessa, who was found dead in London last weekend.
The vigil is being held at Grey's Monument at 19:00 BST in memory of the 28-year-old primary school teacher.
Her body was found in a park in south-east London on Saturday.Copyright: Met Police
The Metropolitan Police said a 38-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Ms Nessa.
A man in his 40s arrested by detectives on Saturday on suspicion of murder has been released while inquiries continue.
A seal is found swimming off the Northumberland coast with a rubber ring stuck around its neck.
By Adam Clarkson
BBC Radio Tees