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Compensation for delay-hit Northern passengers extended

Non-season ticket holders affected by the rail disruption in the summer are now eligible to make a claim. Source: BBC News Northumberland

North East Skinny Dip: Swimmers brave sea for charity

Hundreds of naked swimmers run into the sea at sunrise at Druridge Bay, Northumberland, to celebrate the autumn equinox. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Newburn Bridge reopens after four-month closure

It has been closed to vehicles since May when it was damaged by a burst water main. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Woman takes first steps after surgery

A woman who was bed-bound takes her first steps after raising £100,000 for life-saving surgery. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Paul Logan: Family offers £50k reward over 1993 murder

Paul Logan, 25, was lured to a Shotley Bridge farm on the pretext of delivering a takeaway. Source: BBC News Northumberland

St Clare's Hospice in Jarrow to temporarily shut

Bosses at St Clare's Hospice in Jarrow made the decision after health inspectors raised concerns. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Chesterfield v Gateshead

Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Chesterfield and Gateshead. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Sunderland v Rochdale

Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Sunderland and Rochdale. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Two bodies found in Sunderland house

Police found the pair after receiving calls from people concerned about the woman's welfare. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Tup Tup Palace: Two jailed after Newcastle club shooting

Two people have been jailed over the shooting of a nightclub bouncer in Newcastle. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Two men jailed over Tup Tup Palace doorman shooting

The men were cleared of conspiracy to murder after a doorman was shot by a motorcyclist. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Crystal Palace v Newcastle United

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Newcastle United. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Storm Bronagh brings travel disruption and flooding

Parts of England and Wales are hit by heavy rain, flooding and strong winds. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Fenham Library rehab plan 'scares' youngsters

Newcastle City Council says the planned facility would not present a risk to the community. Source: BBC News Northumberland

NHS to save 'hundreds of millions' in landmark drug ruling in England

Two drug companies were trying to stop doctors offering a cheaper eye treatment. Source: BBC News Northumberland

Durham: Marcus North appointed new director of cricket

Former Australia batsman Marcus North takes up the post of Durham director of cricket as part of a club restructure. Source: BBC News Northumberland