Hartlepool Mail

Rapist lorry driver jailed for 21 years for abusing two young girls

Crime
County Durham Coroner's Court

Hartlepool man found dead on beach after sickness benefits stopped

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English Martyrs Sixth Form student Vanessa Win battled through illness.

Star student Vanessa powered through mystery virus that put her in hospital for two weeks

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Eight arrests as police target gangs involved in a string of arson attacks in Hartlepool

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Tombstoning warning after youngsters caught jumping from Hartlepool pier

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Bungling Hartlepool thieves caught out by alert neighbours

Crime

Shock as man’s body found on Heugh Breakwater

News
The scene of today's incident in Barcelona.

At least 13 people dead and more than 100 injured as van crashes on to pavement in Barcelona's famous Las Ramblas

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English Martyrs Sixth Form College students. Picture Dave Carless

Record A-level results at English Martyrs in Hartlepool

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George Honeyman slots home Sunderland's opener at Sheffield Wednesday last night.

Phil Smith’s analysis: Sunderland’s show of resilience in Sheffield another good sign for the season ahead

Sunderland AFC 2

Sunderland’s character in Hillsborough draw delights boss Simon Grayson

Sunderland AFC 1

Sheffield Wednesday 1-1 Sunderland: How SAFC fans reacted to a point at Hillsborough

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Madness will be in the region this weekend

10 things to do in the North East this weekend and beyond

Music
Ministry of Defence file phot of a Spitfire P7350 (front) flying alongside Hurricane LF363 (back) from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, over RAF Conningsby.

Sunderland Airshow stars grounded: Battle of Britain Memorial Flight plans hit by safety fears

News
Hartlepool Horticultural Show in full bloom.

Still time to join in the show

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Andy Capp exhibition at Hartlepool Museum

Hats off to Andy Capp: Cartoon layabout created by Hartlepool’s Reg Smythe turns 60

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Janna, Justine and Rachel enjoy their day.

Here are the bear facts - 1995 memories of the Brinkburn Teddy Bears Picnic

Nostalgia
Never leave the house with wet hair - and always smile.

50 nuggets of wisdom every parent should pass on to their kids

Family