Two cars have been vandalised in a north-east town.
A unique carved bench has been unveiled in honour of a much-loved vet who dedicated his life to working with animals.
Positive relationships between staff from a north-east nursery and parents helps children, inspectors have said.
North-east roads are set to close overnight for railway bridge inspection works.
A teenager suffered a broken jaw after an unprovoked attack at a North-east train station.