A teenage girl has been indecently assaulted as she walked in a wooded area in Midlothian.
Two North-East MPs Resign from Shadow Cabinet
Two North East MPs have resigned from Jeremy Corbyn's Shadow Cabinet.
North West Durham MP Pat Glass has resigned as Shadow Education Secretary, after being appointed to the role on Monday.
She says it was her "dream job" but "the situation is untenable".
Emma Lewell-Buck, the South Shields MP was Shadow Minister for Communities and Local Government. She says she's 'heartbroken at the state of the Labour Party and recent events'.
New measures, like barriers and road closures that could stop vehicles entering the area outside of St James' Park, are being brought in ahead of the first home game of the season
One of the main routes into and out of Newcastle will be closing for several months
The funeral of Sunderland superfan Bradley Lowery has taken place in County Durham.
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