Staff spend extra time with the children to build up a relationship and trust with them.
Ben Stokes' astonishing 135 not out repeats his World Cup heroics and gives England one of their greatest victories to keep the Ashes alive.
Tenants in the "Three Sisters" tower blocks in Byker say their flats are not secure.
A coach from Newcastle to London breaks down after arriving with not enough seats for its passengers.
A whisky-drinking businessman is also among about 50 created for the 20th annual scarecrow festival.