Rape victim, 37, helped by passer-by
Police appealed for anyone in the New Hartley area with CCTV to come forward.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:24:56 GMT
Upholland school priest sex abuse accuser 'has fraud conviction'
A man who claims Michael Higginbottom abused him in the 1970s has a fraud conviction, a court hears.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:58:42 GMT
Northern train timetable changes were 'massive failure'
New timetables were introduced in May 2018 and led to widespread disruption last summer.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:53:46 GMT
Steve Bruce: Newcastle manager says he has 'big boots to fill'
New Newcastle manager Steve Bruce says whoever replaced Rafael Benitez "would find it tough" and adm...
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:55:32 GMT
Kim McGuinness elected as Northumbria police commissioner
The police and crime commissioner election turnout was low with one ballot box returned empty.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:19:23 GMT
Great North Run South Shields bus plan a 'disaster'
Stagecoach says closing the bus station would increase disruption, but Nexus says it is common sense...
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:43:46 GMT
Washington waste energy plant 'could halt Metro extension'
Councillors ruling on a waste plant in Washington are told it could thwart Metro extension plans.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:38:33 GMT
Scientology plan for Gateshead building approved
The Church of Scientology is given the go-ahead to convert the former Windmill Hills nursing home.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:14:49 GMT
Priest 'systematically' abused boys at St Joseph's College, court told
Michael Higginbottom denies targeting pupils when he was a teacher at St Joseph's College.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 09:03:44 GMT
Sunderland teacher retires after 42 years at school
A special assembly is held to celebrate a teacher who devoted 42 years to one school.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:55:39 GMT
Boy makes piggy banks from used plastic bottles
A six-year-old boy from County Durham says he wants to do something to help protect sea creatures.
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:20:48 GMT
England Cricket World Cup: Ben Stokes' parents on victory
Ben Stokes' parents Gerard and Deb said the cup final had been an emotional day for the family.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:14:10 GMT
Short stints, resignations & promotion king
Steve Bruce has been handed the Newcastle job - but what do the stats tell us about how long he stay...
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:14:32 GMT
Burnout: What musicians in 2019 are 'perpetually terrified' about
Sam Fender is among the acts who force themselves to take time out of hectic schedules.
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:52:35 GMT
Ben Stokes: England cricketer nominated for New Zealander of the Year Award
England cricketer Ben Stokes is nominated for the New Zealander of the Year award after World Cup wi...
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:06:31 GMT
Steve Bruce: Newcastle defender Federico Fernandez 'understands' fans concerns about new manager
Newcastle defender Federico Fernandez says he "understands" fans concerns over the appointment of St...
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:48:52 GMT
Ben Stokes: England all-rounder 'never wants to be involved in super over again'
England all-rounder Ben Stokes says he "never wants to be involved in a super over again" after the ...
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:46:16 GMT