Police are looking for vandals who damaged 25 graves in Hebburn Cemetery
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'.
A charity's been set up in memory of Seaham teenager Megan Bell, who died at T In The Park last year
Pregnant women in the North East are more likely to quit smoking if they are supported from their first midwife appointment
Northumbria, Durham and Cleveland Police have all seen a rise in reported hate crimes following the EU referendum
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