Ever since Detroit-gate, readers have been telling us all the reasons why it's great up North. We thought there's no better way to spend a warm June day than to visit them - all!
Need a reason to do business in the North East? Here are 50 of them - and you can send more suggestions by tweeting #GreatNE
In a special edition of The Journal's quarterly supplement 2020 Vision, we look at how the North is a million miles from 'teetering on the brink'
The potential strength of the North East is discussed by Peter Hetherington and Mark Dolder in the wake of The Guardian's Detroit comparison of the region
Read this Andy Beckett - how our proud readers responded to your attack on their beloved North East
After Andy Beckett speaks out to defend his comparison between the North East and Detroit, Graeme Whitfield urges him to take a closer look
Andy Beckett offers a defence of his article which compared the North East to the American city of Detroit
MPs and business leaders line up to attack national newspaper over editorial claiming region was 'teetering on the brink'
After The Guardian's controversial article about the North East being 'on the brink', business leader Edward Twiddy sets the record straight
Institute of Directors North East chairman Graham Robb on The Guardian piece that has caused a North East storm
It's a decade since we published our first 100 Reasons Why It's Great Up North list - and now the time's come to give it an update