Two people have been convicted of the murder of Jimmy Prout. Two others have been found guilty of causing or allowing his death
Teenager Charged Over Rape
Police have charged a teenager with the rape of a woman in Newcastle.
The 25 year old says she was threatened with a knife, punched and then sexually assaulted in Exhibition Park in the early hours of Sunday.
A 17-year-old is appearing in court this morning.
More than 30 people from the North East have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List
A joint funeral's taken place for South Shields couple Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford, who died in the Manchester Arena attack
The family of Angela Wrightson, who was murdered by two teenagers in Hartlepool, is calling for a public enquiry into her death
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