BBC Newcastle has announced a team of journalists will be based in Sunderland for the first time since 2011.
Doug Morris is the new permanent managing editor of BBC Newcastle after 12 months covering in the role.
North East radio presenter Anna Foster is to join BBC Newcastle to host the mid-morning show.
BBC Newcastle will provide radio commentary on all Sunderland AFC matches, home and away, till 2017 after a new deal was signed. (more…)