Hartlepool Mail

Emergency services called to Hartlepool Marina following reports of someone in water

MKM Building Supplies staff (rear) Duncan Slater and Michael Sumpter with (front) Lee Dees and Jane Plant with Christmas gifts as they launch the Hartlepool Mail Christmas Gift Appeal. Picture by FRANK REID

Give A Little Gift to help bring a smile to a child’s face this Christmas

Coun Alan Clark

Anger as Government cuts blamed for closure of Space 2 Learn centre


Hartlepool MP’s appeal to Chancellor over police funding cuts


New homes plan on site of former Hartlepool health centre


Thumbs up campaign in Bradley Lowery's memory takes social media by storm


'Despicable' thief 'had taken 15 Valium' before stealing Poppy Appeal tin from pub

The incident happened on the A19 near Billingham. Picture by Google Maps.

Man charged after crash which caused five-mile tailbacks on A19

Katie Trueman won the by-election last night.

Labour beats UKIP to win Hartlepool by-election

Robbie Stockdale

Hartlepool boss Craig Harrison reveals who he thinks should get Sunderland manager's job

Sunderland AFC
Jake Cassidy.

Hartlepool United’s Jake Cassidy needs time to feel his way back into National League

Hartlepool United
Middlesbroughs Marcus Tavernier challenges Bournemouths Dan Gosling during the Carabao Cup, fourth round match at the Vitality Stadium.

‘He’s fearless’ - Marcus Tavernier has a bright Middlesbrough future, according to former Boro hero

Middlesbrough FC

Frustrating wait raises questions and leaves Sunderland with a mountain to climb against Millwall

Sunderland AFC

Manchester United v Newcastle Utd: Perez up for the fight after axe against Bournemouth

Newcastle United
Billy Bragg preaching to the converted at Wylam Brewery. Pic: Gary Welford

Review: Billy Bragg, Wylam Brewery, Newcastle

James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers at their last Newcastle show in August. Pic: Carl Chambers.

Manic Street Preachers announce new album and UK arena tour

The Big Sick.

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

TV and Film
Pools second came from the head of Ian McGuckin.

Goals galore as Pools hang on for victory

Meconopsis Lingholm (Himalayan blue poppy). Picture by: Plant World Seeds

Gardening: Get free seeds with Plant World Seeds’ new catalogue

Morecambe Sailing Club.

Travel: Morecambe on comeback trail to reclaim title as ‘Naples of North’