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Review: Middleton Lodge, Richmond, North Yorkshire

The heady smell of wood smoke filled the air as a fug of fog hugged the rooftops when we arrived at this grand Georgian country estate.

Pupils from Ward Jackson Primary School at the brick workshop at Hartlepool College of Further Education.

A reminder of schooldays in Hartlepool

Schooldays are said to be our best days.

Mal Hughes in action.

The Hartlepool star who rushed back from Australia to represent his town

It was the year of television hits such as Cagney and Lacey, The Fall Guy and Family Fortunes.

The Adams store in Hartlepool.

It was all the fashion to do your shopping at this Hartlepool favourite

Fantastic clothes and a great team.

Many young people can't afford to take their first steps onto the property ladder. Pic: PA.

Home ownership becoming a 'distant dream' for young people

Home ownership is becoming a "distant dream" for millions of young people, an advisory group has warned.

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The one-shot jab has been developed by scientists.

Babies could soon get 5 in 1 vaccination from birth

A one-shot jab to protect newborns against meningitis and other fatal infections has been developed by scientists.
Health 4
Easycover camera wrap.

Five of the best gadgets from the Photography Show

Check out our five best gadgets from the Photography Show at Birmingham's NEC.

A view toward Tignes Le Lac.

Travel: Scaling the heights and slopes in beautiful Tignes

I edge out onto the Grande Motte glacier, looking out over dozens of gleaming, snow-covered mountains at more than 3,100 metres.

Rachel Allen.

Food and Drink: Rachel Allen says food evokes such memories

The world might just latching on to an idealised Nordic way of life, but chef Rachel Allen has long been fully conversed in it.

Eating Out
Joe Allon fires home the winner against Darlington.

Time was running out when Joe Allon popped up with a derby winner

There’s nothing quite like a derby victory for getting the fans going.

The toy has been recalled.

Toy recalled due to safety risk from batteries

The British distributor of a childrens’ toy has taken steps to recall the product, warning that there is a risk of injury if owners attempt to change the battery.
Graham takes part in one of his own boot camps.

Shaping Up: If you’ve fallen back in the winter, it’s time to spring forward

If you haven’t met your weight loss or fitness targets over the winter months, don’t beat yourself up about it.

Rasberry Bombs, with a chocolate coating sauce.

Recipe of the week: Healthy raspberry Bombs

When you’re trying to eat healthy, it’s really important to have some healthy snacks at hand.

Eating Out
Personal fitness trainer Graham Low in his centre at the Seaham Marina.

Shaping Up: East Coast Workout

Try this workout at home, you don’t need any equipment and you can do it all in your own time.

A carbon monoxide alarm could save the lives of your family. Pic:PA/thinkstockphotos.

The cheap safety device which could save your family's life

British parents spend hundreds of pounds on safety features to protect their children - yet new research reveals a third of them fail to invest in a cheap device that could save their child’s life.

You might be able to claim a refund if your flight is delayed. Pic: PA.

James Walker: What you can do when airlines let you down

Flight delays can be caused by lots of problems – anything from sudden snowstorms, foggy mornings or even the occasional disobedient volcano.

From left, Led Zep's Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Bonham.

March 23, 1969: Led Zeppelin play Peterlee

No, this is no Communication Breakdown - legendary rockers Led Zeppelin really did play Peterlee.
News 1
The Collier shop in the Middleton Grange Shopping Centre.

Who remembers these Hartlepool shopping favourites?

How about a bit of window shopping for this week’s RetroMail.

Nostalgia 1
Mind-reading, super strength and heat vision to cook dinner - 55% of kids think their parents have super powers

Mind-reading, super strength and heat vision to cook dinner - 55% of kids think their parents have super powers

Kids really do think their parents are superheroes - with more than half believing their mums can read their minds.
Ward Jackson Park in Hartlepool.

When a £1.6million project was revealed to revamp Hartlepool park

A project to transform a Hartlepool park was revealed in 1997.

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