Hartlepool Mail

Blackmailer claimed his nephew was dying during bid for cash

News
Area in Brenda Road in Hartlepool subject to a previous planning application.

Land earmarked for wind turbines despite previous plan being rejected

News
Bloodhound Project driver Andy Green inside the cockpit of the vehicle.

Hartlepool’s Andy Green eyes land speed record as Bloodhound supercar makes first public appearance

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Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

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Police reassure public after stabbing rumours near Hartlepool

News

Man, 80, denies saying girl ‘dreamed’ sex attack allegation

News

Zero-hours contract 'epidemic' will take 40 years to resolve

Business
The rescue operation under way. Picture: Sunderland and Hartlepool Coastguard Rescue

Coastguard teams rescue dog from cliffs

News
Durham Cathedral.

Contactless payments to be introduced for parking Durham City - and charges are going up

News
Graham Onions

Durham's record wicket-taker Graham Onions leaves club 'with heavy heart'

Cricket
Hartlepool Rovers in action in their big win against Gosforth.

West Hartlepool suffer disastrous defeat at Morpeth

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Six of the best as Hartlepool Rovers cane Gosforth

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Middlesbrough midfielder targets wins against Norwich and Brentford

Middlesbrough FC
The Jesus & Mary Chain at Middlesbrough Empire.

Review: The Jesus & Mary Chain - Middlesbrough Empire

Music
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have announced a Newcastle arena date.

Oasis legend Noel Gallagher confirms North East arena date

Music
Sharleen Spiteri of Texas.

7 North East gigs to see in the next 7 days

Music
Phones 4u is among the High Street casualties of recent years.

Fallen High Street shopping giants remembered

Nostalgia
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion
Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

Opinion