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Pet rabbit starts fire by chewing through tumble dryer flex

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Hart Parish Councillor Keith Park, concerned over proposed plans for gas powered electric sub station

Outcry over plans to build gas-powered electricity sub station in Hartlepool

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Between 11,000 and 13,000 people are estimated to be caught in modern slavery in the UK (PA - picture posed by a model)

Agencies urged to be on guard against people trafficking

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Teesside Crown Court.

Hartlepool man admits making more than 1,000 indecent images of children

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Sisters hope to rake in the cash for Hartlepool hospice

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Long-serving Hartlepool volunteer honoured after retiring for second time

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Police get set to crack down on speeding North East drivers

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'Empty nest syndrome' when kids leave for university 'can wreck marriage'

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Officers remain concerned for the welfare of Paul Foster who has not returned to his home address in Hartlepool.

Can you help police find this missing Hartlepool man?

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Police renew appeal to find missing Hartlepool man

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Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

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Easington MP Grahame Morris.

MP’s ‘complacent’ warning over A19 safety

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A Stagecoach North East bus in Hartlepool.

All change as new bus timetable starts in Hartlepool

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Mayor Ben Houchen

Mayor urges early start to A19 improvements as hundreds sign our petition

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Northern rail passengers face more strike errors.

More misery for train passengers as unions announce new strikes on Northern line

Transport

Agencies urged to be on guard against people trafficking

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Teesside Crown Court.

Hartlepool man admits making more than 1,000 indecent images of children

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Speeding drivers are being targeted as part of a week-long campaign across Cleveland and Durham.

Police get set to crack down on speeding North East drivers

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Officers remain concerned for the welfare of Paul Foster who has not returned to his home address in Hartlepool.

Can you help police find this missing Hartlepool man?

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'Empty nest syndrome' when kids leave for university 'can wreck marriage'

Education 2
English and maths will be graded under the new system.

New GCSE grading system leaving parents baffled, poll shows

Education
Do you know anyone going through clearing?

Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

Education
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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Durham School students celebrate their results

Top North East independent school celebrates record-worthy results

Education 1

Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

Transport 1
Easington MP Grahame Morris.

MP’s ‘complacent’ warning over A19 safety

Transport 1
A Stagecoach North East bus in Hartlepool.

All change as new bus timetable starts in Hartlepool

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Can I claim carer’s allowance if I’m on other benefits?

Opinion

Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

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Pictured alongside the flowers at Tofts Farm Industrial Estate are (from l-r) Kevin Martin of Exwold Technology, Mark Sickling of Minkon, Charles Bellwood of Bellwood Rewinds Ltd , and Councillors Kevin Cranney and Paul Thompson.

Blooming great look for Hartlepool business park

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Andy Radcliff, of the Esh Group.

Winning bid will see firm build much-needed home across North East

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Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen visits HMS Trincomalee.

Support for jewel in Hartlepool’s crown

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Tony Blair shows his footballing skills at the launch of the Coaches for Clubs campaign at Castle View Enterprise Academy in 2011.

Tony Blair's 'gift to the North East' closes down after a decade

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Green man not on long enough: Councils ordered to improve pedestrian crossings

Health 1
How often do you use a sunbed?

Some sunbed users may be addicted, research suggests

Health
Graham Low doing his full body workout.

Shaping Up: Try five of the best weight-loss exercises

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Teenage schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes dramatically increase their chances of graduating to tobacco, research has shown.

Teenagers who use e-cigs 'more likely' to smoke tobacco in future

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Public Health England has said it would now be focusing on the reduction of excess calories.

Your favourite junk foods could be changing - and here's why

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