Inquiries were today continuing after a man died following a house fire in the north-east.
A man has died after a fire in a flat in a north-east town.
A substance which saw a pub and town square sealed off for seven hours was not hazardous, police have said.
A pub was reopened as soon as possible after police sealed off the premises because of an unidentified powder found in the post.
Emergency services have been called to a North-east town after an unknown substance was found.