Inside Tynedale Rugby Club which is getting a post-flood revamp

Tynedale Rugby Club devastated by floods sees first refurbishment phase complete

Tynedale RFC clubhouse in Corbridge was submerged in water that reached as high as the crossbars

Children 'trick or treating' on Halloween updated

Halloween 2016: 28 fun family things to do in Newcastle and the North East

There are plenty of fun Halloween events for all ages to get involved in throughout the October half term and on October 31

Scream Factory, Hillbilly Horror and Linskill Chase are among our petrifying picks

Halloween in and around Newcastle: Five frightening events to send a shiver down your spine

From Alnwick to Redcar, Brocksbushes to Beamish here are a five events that only the fearless amongst you need consider

Sir Peter Carr

Retiring health chief gives inside track on the NHS after 25 years at the helm of North East care

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Sir Peter Carr's new autobiography gives an insight into his life in public service - and how it differs now to when he started

Work to move the flood-damaged road between Bywell and Ovingham in Northumberland

Northumberland road hit by Storm Desmond to be moved further away from River Tyne

As part of the £15m flood repair project by the Department of Transport, the road will be moved to prevent future floodings

The Duchess of Wessex having a break in Corbridge, Northumberland, during her Edinburgh to London cycle ride

How the Countess of Wessex gave a royal boost to Northumberland cadets and students

Duke of Edinburgh achievers meet Countess Sophie who stopped off in Otterburn and Corbridge on her Edinburgh to London cycle ride

The Butcher is waiting for you at Brocksbushes

Brocksbushes Farm to host The Hillbilly Horror Show trail for Halloween

The Freaky Circus and The Butcher are amongst the horrors that await fearless visitors to Corbridge farm Brocksbushes

The aftermath of Storm Desmond in Corbridge after the River Tyne burst its banks

Northumberland MPs criticise the Government over delayed flood defence review

The report was expected in July and politicians are concerned there will not be enough time to act on recommendations before the winter

Author Max Adams

How the North East landscape holds the key to unlocking the region's heritage

Author Max Adams believes the North East's past is embedded in its landscape from County Durham to the Borders

John Ellenby

Northumberland pioneer who helped create the world's first laptop computer dies aged 75

John Ellenby, from Corbridge, was a laptop pioneer who developed a game-changing portable computer

The Quayside for Tyne Rivers Trust calendar

See stunning images of the North East captured by talented Martin Farrer

Retired structural engineer Martin Farrer helped build the North East - now he is capturing it in photographs

Multi-million pound flood repairs project starts in Northumberland town

The Environment Agency is carrying out flood defence repairs in Corbridge, which was devastated by flooding last winter

The Whiggs, home of Sam Gibson, wife Emily and Children Alfie (8) and Joshie (7)

Spacious family home in beautiful Northumberland

This superb stone-built home in Great Whittington has come on to the market and is a perfect family space

The Gould Piano Trio

Corbridge Chamber Music Festival to serve up a classical feast in the Northumberland village

A world premiere by Simon Rowland-Jones and a performance of Messiaen's prison camp composition among the highlights

The tea room at Vallum Farm

7 places on Hadrian's Wall where you can enjoy tasty food and drink

Hadrian's Wall is encouraging visitors to stop off at some of its pubs, cafes and tearooms en route to enjoy their diverse food and drink

North East music festivals that are taking place in 2016 updated

Music festivals in Newcastle and the North East in summer 2016: What's on when

From the Times Square Weekenders to Lindisfarne Festival there are still plenty of festivals in the North East to go to this summer

Hexham Abbey, 1947

Hexham in 26 archive pictures: The abbey, the race course, the railway station and more

Photographs recalling the life and times of Hexham, Corbridge, Riding Mill, Stocksfield and Haydon Bridge

Northumberland flood alleviation scheme moves a step closer

The Haltwhistle Flood Alleviation Scheme will see improvements made to the Hemmel Burn culvert, which floods during heavy rainfall

Dunstanburgh Castle updated

10 stunning castles you can visit within an hour drive of Newcastle

If you're looking for somewhere different to go this summer holiday, then why not visit one of these historic castles with the family

Birdoswald Roman Fort, Gilsland

10 places on Hadrian's Wall where families can enjoy a picnic this summer

If the weather is nice during the summer holidays, why not breakout the blankets and enjoy a picnic with a view on Hadrian’s Wall?


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