A Heart investigation's found a five-year-old is among hundreds of North East pupils to be caught with drugs in school
Man Charged Over Newcastle Shooting
A man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting in Byker.
29 year old John Mario Thompson is due in front of Magistrates this morning following the attack in May.
The 32-year-old victim was shot inside a house on Scarborough Road in Byker.
UPDATED 31st May 2015
A 32-year-old man's been taken to hospital with two gun shot wounds to his leg and a minor head injury on Saturday, 30th May.
He is in a serious but stable condition.
Police believe that this has been an isolated incident and that there is no threat to any members of the public, however extra officers are in the Scarborough Road area this evening carrying out enquiries and reassuring local residents.
Two men have been arrested, after a body was discovered inside a burning car in Shiney Row.
Children and a police officer were injured after violence broke out at Middlesbrough and Sheffield United's match
Emergency services are at the scene of an explosion in a residential street in Sunderland
Most Viewed Pictures On Heart
Recently Played Tracks
To listen live, choose your preferred station:
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.