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Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

‘Superfood’ is the latest buzzword in the world of health. You’ve probably seen or heard it a lot recently.

Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

This is my favourite breakfast at the minute.

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

Fallen High Street shopping giants remembered

Once they dominated our High Streets and out of town retails parks.

Carrot Speedo F1. Picture by Mr Fothergill's

Gardening: The top vegetables to select for the 2018 growing season

It’s great when the new catalogues come in and you can sit curled up in a chair, pondering over what you’re going to grow next season.


Work begins on the new 1950’s town at Beamish Museum

Dust off your blue suede shoes - work has begun on a new £18million development at Beamish Museum that’s set to transport visitors back to the 1950s.

Paul Dobson on the charge for Hartlepool.

Memory Lane: A delightful Dobson winner to settle this 1985 Hartlepool United match

Pools had Lady Luck on their side as they fought their way to a fourth win in as many games in 1985.

Nuisance callers can be harmful, particularly when theyre from fraudsters who are targeting the elderly and vulnerable.

What you can do to stop nuisance callers

Did you know that the original meaning of the word “nuisance” is “to harm”?

Finding ways to help people express themselves in a way that makes them feel good is more important than you might think.

Got a complaint? Here's why you need to find the right tone to be taken seriously

No matter how hard you try, it’s often the things that you don’t expect that have the biggest impact.
The front of 12 Hart Pastures.

Step inside 'impressive' Hartlepool family home

12 Hart Pastures, Hart Village, Hartlepool. Price: £275,000.

Black Watch sailing through Scotland.

Sailing the Scottish Highlands with Fred.Olsen

Sitting in a hot tub in the pouring rain may seem a bit odd - but when you are on a ship’s deck sailing through the highlands of Scotland it’s an experience not to be missed.

DJI Mavic Pro Drone, Jessops, 1040.77

Gadget: 5 of the best drones

We look at 5 of the best drones
Mac Allister 10 Tread Aluminium Double Stepladder.

Gardening: 5 of the best garden stepladders

We look at 5 of the best 5 stepladders
Kirstie Allsopp

Food and Drink: Property queen Kirstie Allsopp switches location to the kitchen

TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp is best known as one half of the Location, Location, Location double act – and we already know she’s talented at scouring for properties and giving straight-talking advice.
The view from the Hotel Zum Stadttor.

Travel: Austrian hills are alive with sound of great adventure...

There are two things that have made me fall in love with Austria over the years – the jaw-dropping scenery and the friendly people.
A game of bowls in Ward Jackson Park.

Chilling in Hartlepool - the old-fashioned way

A wonderful insight into Hartlepool’s nostalgia has been prepared by researchers.

Fancy some high fashion?

The £14 Primark shoes that are ‘identical’ to £650 Valentino heels

If you like to live a champagne lifestyle on a lemonade budget prepare yourself for Primark's latest offering that'll bring some high end fashion to your wardrobe.

Can you help get the cuddly toys home?

Airport seeks to reunite lost teddies with their owners

An airport has launched an appeal to reunite young passengers with hundreds of teddies left behind on their travels.

Have any of your favourites been used as inspiration?

Which TV shows, films and celebrities inspired baby names?

Life imitated art for parents in England and Wales last year, as baby names inspired by TV shows and celebrities proved popular.

Travel: So much to see and do during whistle-stop tour of Italy...

We sat on the steps of Rome's Trevi Fountain - the newly groomed marble horses glistening in spring sunshine - and clutched coins in our left hands to throw over our right shoulders.
Did your baby's name make the list?

These are the most popular names for babies born in 2016

Olivia has replaced Amelia as the most popular name given to baby girls in England and Wales in 2016, official statistics show.

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