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North East Snow – All you need to know

The met office has issued many weather warnings for the UK over the past two days. This morning snow has covered much of the North East and Schools, non-major roads and more rural areas are most likely to be the worst hit. We will have the latest updates on weather and road incidents from across […]

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Live: Memorial for fishermen lost at sea grand opening

Today’s marks the grand opening of the memorial that will be placed on the North Shields fish quey. The statue of a fishermen will be unveiled today and was made by Ray Lonsdale who has done other similar works at other locations. The sculpture will be called Fiddler’s Green will feature in its grand opening […]

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Live: Tour Of Britain – Updates from the day

Welcome to the live blog for the Tour Of Britain, stay up to date with the latest news and events of the day. 14:18 Amazing spectacle #NlandtoB comes through #Bamburgh #OVOToB @TourofBritain #proud @alnwickgazette @BAdvertiser @SueGarwood35 @EventsNE pic.twitter.com/CgRYYnA6tf — Claire Thorburn (@ImpactPRM) September 4, 2017 14:07 First images from Paul Cummings who is at the […]

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Live: Explosion in West Newcastle 

Reports of an explosion in West Newcastle on Hexham road. Read out live updates by Jess here: Shops and residents nearby to the location of the electrical fire are without power. It is suspected the fire was caused by a power surge but investigations are still ongoing. https://twitter.com/northumbriapol/status/903678530717982720 Northumbria Police have tweeted “There is no […]

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LIVE: GREAT NORTH BIKE RIDE AS IT HAPPENS

This year we are live at the Great North Bike Ride, we have all the live updates on the ride here. Over the years the Great North Bike Ride has become a well-known event. The event happens yearly in August and attracts thousands of cyclists from the country to take part. The ride starts at […]

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Live: Explosion at Sunderland home, what we know, what has happend?

  What we know: At around 8.50am today, emergency services were called to an address Rosslyn Avenue, Sunderland following a report of an explosion. Two houses have been affected by the incident. Emergency services have confirmed there have been no fatalities. One woman was rescued and is in a “serious but stable” condition. This photo […]

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