More than one million incidents of fly-tipping were dealt with by councils in England in 2016-17, costing taxpayers �58m to clear up.
How far could you travel by adding up the depth of all the region's potholes? Nancy Lancefield. Email. Published: 13:20 Thursday 19 October 2017.
New figures reveal workers in poorly paid jobs in the North East are the least likely in the country to "escape" or move on to higher salaries.
Support services and construction company Interserve has cautioned that it is in danger of breaching its debt covenants after issuing a stinging profit warning, sending its share price to historic lows.
Shares in IWG have sunk more than 30% after the serviced-office provider issued a profit warning. The firm, formerly known as Regus, said an anticipated third-quarter sales recovery had been weaker than expected.