His parents, who lost their first son in 2013, say Carter Cookson has "gained his angel wings". Source: BBC Tyne and Wear
Durham Police scenes of crime officers have been to Bainbridge Street in Carrville. Source: BBC Tyne and Wear

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Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Salford City and Gateshead. Source: BBC Tyne and Wear
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Scunthorpe United and Sunderland. Source: BBC Tyne and Wear
COMIC, actor, impressionist, singer and radio presenter Alfie Joey will draw on his creative skills to support a North East charity. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
THE RSPCA has appealed for information after a dog wandered off the metro at Gateshead station alone with a suspected stab wound. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
ANT McPartlin has returned to work with Declan Donnelly on the new series of Britain's Got Talent. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
A MAN has appeared in court following a suspected stabbing outside a pub. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
A UNIVERSITY lecturer is helping raise awareness of the impact single use plastic is having on the world’s oceans by designing a boat made entirely from rubbish collected from African beaches – including 30,000 flipflops. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
The celebrity duo are filming together for the first time in almost a year. Source: BBC Tyne and Wear
THE parents of a baby boy who suffered three cardiac arrests shortly after being born have made a desperate appeal to find him a new heart, amid fears he may have just three days to live. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Cardiff City. Source: BBC Tyne and Wear
A MAN arrested following a suspected stabbing outside a pub has been charged. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
CRUNCH talks between unions and Arriva bosses to head off further strike action by bus drivers will continue on Friday. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
STUDENTS from a academy have been learning first-hand the skills of working with glass and ceramics. Source: Tyne Wear Echo
ARCHIVISTS are re-running a course aimed at helping people find out more about their family’s past. Source: Tyne Wear Echo