Man faces weapon charge after South Shields homes evacuated
A man is charged over an incident on South Tyneside which resulted in about 100 people being told to leave their homes.
Blyth Tall Ships regatta hit by waterlogged car park
A Tall Ships regatta in Northumberland is hit by bad weather which forces the closure of one of the event's two main car parks.
MetroCentre BHS amongst last to close
The last BHS stores close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.
Sunderland denied first win of season
Southampton and Sunderland draw to remain in search of their first Premier League wins of the season.
Magpies secure third straight win
Newcastle United make it three straight Championship wins to end Brighton's unbeaten start to the season.
Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe moved from Broadmoor to prison
Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe - known as the Yorkshire Ripper - is transferred to prison after more than 30 years in Broadmoor psychiatric hospital.