Nick Brown MP, a former Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

We need funding to make the North East grow - not more local structures, says Newcastle MP Nick Brown

Newcastle MP Nick Brown warned that debates about devolution risked were missing the point when the region needs investment

Prime Minister David Cameron and his Deputy, Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg

Party leaders praise Journal call for real devolution to the North

Westminster leaders respond to major newspapers of the north joining forces to demand a fair deal for the region

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell

Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell calls for regional assembly after no vote

Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell has called for a regional assembly on the back of the no vote on Scottish independence

Prime Minister David Cameron makes a statement in Downing Street in central London as Scotland has rejected independence

David Cameron accused of peddling 'nonsense with stilts on' in wake of No vote

English Parliament move is gerrymandering for Tory-led South and ignoring calls for devolution of powers to the North East

James Ramsbotham

North East business leaders react to Scotland's vote to remain part of the UK

Senior businesspeople from across the region are now turning their attention to what devolved powers for Scotland could mean for the North East

Yes supporters in Maryhill, Glasgow, as voters go to the polls in the Scottish Referendum

Scottish Independence: No vote could be the "worst possible outcome for the North East", experts warn

A pledge to continue using the Barnett Formula to calculate public spending could squeeze the North East, experts have claimed

The sun sets over Gretna with the flags of the Union in the foreground

Jonathan Walker: The day Westminster panicked - or how it all went wrong for the 'no' campaign

David Cameron and Ed Miliband both come out of the Scottish referendum campaign looking weak

Northumberland County Council, County Hall, Morpeth

MP brands rival a 'Tory Snob' over attack on County Hall move

Ronnie Campbell has branded Guy Opperman a "Tory snob" after his attack on the planned relocation of County Hall

A Saltire with Yes printed on it flies in Dunbar, Scotland

North Labour leader says Scotland should go it alone

Former Mayor of Carlisle said a yes vote would encourage devolution in the North and in the rest of the UK

Lets Stay Together Campaign in South Shields

Union Jack raised over South Shields town hall for Let's Stay Together campaign

A united Britain would be better for the working class, the leaders of the NO campaign said at a rally on Monday

A baby crying

The Journal Opinion: We need a bigger and better solution to our health inequalities

The Journal's opinion column for Monday, September 15, in which we call for new powers to tackle the North-South divide on health

Judith Garrett and boyfriend Pete Walton

Prudhoe family pay tribute to 29-year-old who died following mountain bike crash

Judith Garrett suffered severe head injuries while watching Whitley Bay boyfriend Peter Walton race

Sedgefield MP Phil Wilson

Scottish Independence 'could strip Britain of world power status'

UK could lose its influence in the world and its United Nations seat if Scotland goes, MPs have warned

Jude Kirton-Darling

North East MEP says public should be consulted on EU-US trade deal

Public should have their say on controversial Transatlantic trade deals critics fear could lead to a privatised NHS

MP Pat Glass

MP Pat Glass hits out at nursery school closures in the North East

More than one in ten nursery schools have closed but they offer better education than primary school nursery classes, says MP Pat Glass

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell

Claims Ed Miliband is considering a guarded border with Scotland are 'ridiculous', a North East MP has said

Ronnie Campbell, MP for Blyth Valley has slammed Sunday newspaper claims that Labour plans a guarded border with Scotland

Paul Brannen, North East Labour MEP

Paul Brannen: The North East may not be a big exporter to Russia - but we need to beware

North East MEP on events at the European parliament, including concerns over the ban on food imports from Russia sparked by the Ukraine crisis

Northumberland County Council, County Hall, Morpeth

Northumberland County Council Independent leader accuses rival of 'black propaganda'

Independent Northumberland councillor Paul Kelly hits back at a rival's claims of 'paid posts for votes' - labelling them 'black propaganda'

Julie Porksen, from Hepscott

Lib Dems and Labour combine to defeat Government over bedroom tax

North East Lib Dem Julie Porksen prompted rebellion over bedroom tax that defeated the government, but Labour say only they would abolish the tax

Wearside MP Bridget Phillipson

Yes vote in Scotland won't revive North East regional assembly says MP

There will be no return to a regional assembly if Scotland returns a no-vote at the referendum, a Labour MP has said


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