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28 November 2014 Last updated at 18:07

Donor found for heart disease girlChloe Beaney

A 14-year-old girl with a rare heart disease leaving her in urgent need of a heart transplant finds a donor.

Vicky Dowdall with police and doctorDrink-drive campaign honours victim

The family of a County Durham woman killed by a drink driver are supporting a safety campaign in her memory.

Roker PierHistoric pier reopens after repairs

A Grade II-listed pier reopens to the public after a £850,000 re-surfacing and repair project.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

North East poll backs move of powers to local areas

A new BBC poll suggests people in the North East are the strongest supporters of more powers for local areas.

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

Inside Out returns for a new series in 2015

Inside Out returns for a new series in 2015 but Chris Jackson's blog is coming to an end and he can now be found on social media.

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