Capital Reports: North East
26 May 2018, 05:53
Everything you need to know happening in the North East right now
Saturday 26th May
Ireland 'Repeals The 8th'
Two exit polls are suggesting more than two-thirds of voters in Ireland want a ban on abortion to be lifted.
People have been deciding whether to get rid of the the Eighth Amendment
That makes terminations illegal in all but exceptional circumstances.
Northern Workers Walk Out
There are problems on the trains in the North East - there's another strike by RMT workers on Northern Rail.
Northern say they expect their services and replacement buses to be extremely busy,
Workers are walking out in a row over the role of guards
Man Arrested Over Shooting
A man who suffered a wound to his arm after being shot by armed police in Bishop Auckland yesterday has been released from hospital.
Officers say they've arrested a 23-year-old man over what happened.
Liverpool Take On Real Madrid
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says there's a "special spirit" in the team ahead of tonight's Champions League final.
They're looking to become European champions for the sixth time when they take on holders Real Madrid in Kiev.