Paul Linford on David Cameron's unexpected comments about his own future - and what it means for the election and beyond
Former businessman Alan Share argues that cyclists should stop thinking everyone should share their enthusiasm - and penalising them if they don't
Chair of the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission says calls for return are "flattering" but he won't run for any North East mayor role
Greater Manchester is being offered a devolution deal on the basis it will have a directly elected mayor, but who might want the job in this region?
Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell has called for a regional assembly on the back of the no vote on Scottish independence
Airports Commission rule out Thames Estuary plan championed by the Tory Mayor of London Boris Johnson
Newcastle part of Local Voices campaign involving England's Core Cities which they say will promote economic growth and create jobs
Newcastle International Airport boss rejects report which says Boris Island is best option for it to safeguard its future
George Osborne says he wants to empower North and proposes city mayor for Tyne and Wear
Royal Mail Group wants to build 683 homes as well as shops, offices, restaurants and public space on half of the Mount Pleasant site in central London
Airports Commission will hand Government report on runway expansion with shortlist of viable options
News of six cyclists involved in fatal accidents in London prompts mum of Eildh Cairns to speak out
Newcastle City Council joins other major cities to argue they could provide a massive boost to the nation's economy
Newcastle City Council has joined forces with London Mayor Boris Johnson to demand greater financial freedom for England's great cities
Cyclists in Northumberland are almost forgotten when it comes to Government funding, an MP has claimed
George Osborne yesterday used his spending review to announce extra transport cash for London but has delayed details of regional spending
Syria and trade dominate G8 summit
Patients trouble their GPs with common ailments that could be dealt with by a pharmacist, according to a survey.
Eccentric Conservative MP Boris Johnson participated in speed dating with a difference with students and staff at Newcastle University yesterday.
A woman accused of failing to send her son to school had her case adjourned yesterday after she did not turn up at court.