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North East England: A region of England
North East England is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It includes the counties of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and the northern extent of North Yorkshire. The region is home to three large conurbations: Tyneside, Wearside, and Teesside, the first of which is the largest of the three and the eighth most populous conurbation in the United Kingdom. There are three cities in the region: Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland and Durham. Large and Notable towns in the region include Ashington, Barnard Castle, Berwick Upon Tweed, Darlington, Gateshead, Hartlepool, Hexham, Middlesbrough, South Shields, Stockton-on-Tees, Washington and Yarm.


Public respond to PM's 'embarrassing' Covid-19 blunder [Video]

Public respond to PM's 'embarrassing' Covid-19 blunder

People in Durham react to Boris Johnson failing to correctly outlinecoronavirus restrictions in place in the North East of England. Intervieweesare: Megan Howick, Sunderland Andrew Hodgson, Co Durham..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:11Published
COVID restrictions intensify in North East England amid soaring cases [Video]

COVID restrictions intensify in North East England amid soaring cases

Matt Hancock made the announcement on Thursday.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:17Published
North East England subject to lockdown restrictions [Video]

North East England subject to lockdown restrictions

The North East of England, including Newcastle-upon-Tyne, will be subject to regional lockdown restrictions from midnight tonight in an effort to counter rising coronavirus infections. Report by..

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