Further plans to improve sports pitches in the north-east are to be discussed today.
North-east police have charged two drivers as part of a crackdown on speeding.
A north-east charity has been nominated for a national cash award.
Five people have been charged after cocaine, ecstasy and cannabis were recovered from a North-east festival.
Deliberate fires are on the rise in areas of the North-east.
Two areas in the North-east are being investigated by an environmental body after failing to meet water standards.
North-east councillors are expected to rubber stamp £1.7 million plans to breathe new life into an 18th-century landmark.
A businessman said new houses on the site of a former restaurant will “enhance” the landscape.
Cliff-nesting puffins and gulls could capsize plans for a £250million floating wind farm off the North-east coast.
Flood protection works totalling £240,500 could be carried out in an area of the North-east prone to flooding.
A FORMER restaurant could be turned into flats.