The month of April has hit us at breakneck speed, and we all know this means it's time to kick off April Fool's Day antics.
Numerous north-east businesses have been recognised in a national travel guide.
A running festival is gearing up to take over a historic north-east castle estate.
A north-east pub is looking to create a beer garden.
More than 200 people turned out to watch talented performers take the stage for a spring showcase.
The finishing touches are being made to a giant mural at a north-east beer firm.