Figures released show the highest cost last summer was to Durham council.
Sexually explicit content hits our children's screens every day.
Stress-busting tips for students
An exclusive radio interview with the parents of the North East boy described by doctors as the "sickest boy in the country"
Spennymoor Town FC hope to lift the FA Vase at Wembley.
A former drug addict has turned her life around thanks to a new scheme from Durham Police
A North East mum shares her ordeal on National Stalking Awareness Day.
Our exclusive finds more than three thousand children have been excluded from their primary schools in the North East.
The Deputy Chief Constable has been sacked with immediate effect over misconduct charges.
We explain what George Osborne's announcements mean for you.
A man's been sentenced to life in prison for the brutal murder of 61 year old John Coates in his flat in Middlesbrough
Harry Stokes was only two days old when he was treated for Meningitis.
TFM Radio are inviting young people from Stockton-on-Tees aged between 10 – 19 years old * the chance to join the Young Resident…
A new app's been launched to help us keep track of how much we drink after stats show 40% underestimate how much booze we drink.
A North East mum has spoken out about how she stepped in to stop a loan shark preying on her disabled son
One year on from the shootings in Horden and we've got exclusive figures for you on gun licensing in our region.
The research into new treatments done here in the North of England is changing the way cancer patients are treated around the Worl…
Liam Byrne got into difficulty after jumping at 3,500ft....and landed in a graveyard!
He's been found guilty of gross misconduct
Saltburn's X-Factor hopeful spills the beans....
She beat Leukaemia as a child now she works to find a cure.
Direct Line Group has announced plans to save £100m, including closing the Churchill House site in Thornaby with the loss of 500 …
A Stockton mum who's about to appear on a special episode of 'One Born Every Minute' for 'Plus Size Mums' is warning of the danger…