A student from Sunderland is celebrating after being presented with a prestigious national award by HRH The Duke of Cambridge.
Hundreds of North East children and teenagers facing drug and alcohol problems are set to benefit thanks to a £60,000 funding boost.
Music students from Sunderland will travel to London to perform a moving song they have written to pay homage to the Centenary of World War 1.
A Sunderland family are sharing their story to highlight the need for more foster carers in the city this Foster Care Fortnight (14th to 28th May).
Sunderland’s brightest and best youngsters were recognised for their achievements last night in a glittering ceremony at the Stadium of Light.