P&O ferry workers guilty of drug smuggling operation
Two former P&O staff are convicted of running a drug smuggling operation onboard a North Sea ferry.
English poet Jacob Polley wins £20,000 TS Eliot prize
Carlisle's Jacob Polley wins the prestigious TS Eliot prize for poetry for his collection Jackself.
New appeal 25 years after Charles Trueman's 'hit-and-run' death
The family of World War Two veteran killed in a hit-and-run more than two and a half decades ago have made a fresh appeal to help solve the crime.
Helen Bailey murder trial: Court hears accused's 999 call
Helen Bailey murder accused told police operator she "had wanted space" in 999 call, a court hears.
Tunisia attack: No armed guards at hotel where 38 killed
The Riu Imperial Marhaba where 30 Britons were killed had just four unarmed guards, an inquest hears.
Two arrested after Sunderland post office attempted robbery
Two men are arrested following an attempted armed robbery on Wearside.