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Man admits indecent assaults on young boy

Crime
Wynyard Mews in Hartlepool. Copyright Google Maps.

Four arrested after cocaine, heroin and cannabis are found at Hartlepool house

Crime
From left Clive Hall of Hartlepool Foodbank, Councillor Alan Clark and Steven Carter, the councils health improvement practitioner during last year's pilot project

Back for seconds: The holiday hunger scheme which helped 2,000 people

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JDR Cables in Hartlepool.

Another major deal for Hartlepool company JDR

Business 1

Radio 4 presenter Steve Hewlett dies after cancer battle

Offbeat

Foodbank receives seven tonnes of food from community to make 16,000 meals

News 1

Learn how this Hartlepool community group could help you

Health

5 reasons facial recognition on the iPhone 8 would be a terrible idea

Business
Shigellosis can lead to bouts of vomiting.

What is the highly-infectious shigellosis bug which is sweeping our schools?

Health 1
The hedgehog kicked to death at Dalton Park.

Maximum jail terms for animal cruelty should be increased to five years, say charities

Crime 6

Cyclist dies after collision in Sunderland

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The incident happened just before midnight last night. Image by Google Maps.

Man cut free from car after late-night collision in Hartlepool

Transport
The fire service tweeted this picture from the scene.

Four-vehicle collision on busy stretch of A1

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal accident.

Police appeal for witnesses after man dies in crash

Transport
Paul Mellor.

Man who died in A183 road smash is named

News

Man admits indecent assaults on young boy

Crime
Wynyard Mews in Hartlepool. Copyright Google Maps.

Four arrested after cocaine, heroin and cannabis are found at Hartlepool house

Crime
The hedgehog kicked to death at Dalton Park.

Maximum jail terms for animal cruelty should be increased to five years, say charities

Crime 6
The site of the former public toilets in Burn Valley Gardens at the junction of Stockton Road, Blakelock Road, Hartlepool. Picture by FRANK REID

Sex attack accused was known as ‘Judy Garland’

News

Academy at Shotton Hall students into Premier League challenge final

Education
Catcote Academy headteacher Alan Chapman at the Choices Event.

Hartlepool students plan for future with career advice

Education 2
Hope Wood Academy student Tia Wales, six, with Future Steps paediatric occupational therapist Lynn Mitchell and assistant occupational therapist Vivian Robinson in the partly refurbished therapy room.

Special school launches fundraising for therapy room

News
Steve Hall, left, does a buddy check of fellow club member Mark Peterson and his kit.

Take the plunge into diving with Hartlepool club

Education
Sharon Birch, director and owner of Footprints Learning for Life Ltd.

Hartlepool nursery boss speaks out following minimum wage ‘naming and shaming’

News

Another major deal for Hartlepool company JDR

Business 1
Will you be getting an iPhone 8? Picture: Shutterstock.

5 reasons facial recognition on the iPhone 8 would be a terrible idea

Business
Actor Peter Bowles (left) during the filming of Victoria at the National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool. Picture by FRANK REID

Hartlepool becomes film set for hit ITV drama Victoria

News 2
Catcote Academy headteacher Alan Chapman at the Choices Event.

Hartlepool students plan for future with career advice

Education 2

Back for seconds: The holiday hunger scheme which helped 2,000 people

News 10
Lord Mandelson appearing on the BBC One current affairs programme, The Andrew Marr Show. Pic: BBC.

Former Hartlepool MP Lord Mandelson warns against 'Brexit at all costs'

Politics 23
The University Hospital of Hartlepool.

Calls for health chiefs to try again to get hospital fertility service provider

News 2
Tax-Free Childcare is designed to allow more parents to get back to work.

10 things every parent should know about Tax-Free Childcare

Family
Ken Loach, winner of the Outstanding British Film award for I, Daniel Blake, in the press room during the EE British Academy Film Awards held at the Royal Albert Hall, London.

Ken Loach hits out at Government as he collects Bafta for North East-made I, Daniel Blake

News 22

Repair works after ancient Headland wall damaged by strong seas

News 2
Another view of the maintenance work. Pic: Ashley Foster.

Hartlepool Marina lock emptied for first time in more than 20 years

News 1
Thousands of plastic pellets have been found washed up on the beach at Seaton Carew, Hartlepool.

Thousands of tiny plastic 'nurdles' washed up on Hartlepool beach

Environment 1
Burst main causes traffic chaos in Peterlee.

Burst water main causes massive disruption

News

Learn how this Hartlepool community group could help you

Health
Shigellosis can lead to bouts of vomiting.

What is the highly-infectious shigellosis bug which is sweeping our schools?

Health 1
Eric Thomson

Hartlepool dad praises pioneering MS treatment despite recovery setback

News
Retired miner Wilfred Curry has spoken of the impact smoking had on his health as part of the Fresh appeal.

Quit smoking or lose your leg, grandad told

News
Some of the members of the Newcastle, Wear and Tees group of  Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI).

Why Sunderland is set for a ‘purple protest’ over pensions

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