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Championship boat race sails into Hartlepool

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Three-year-old Gracie-Mae Stevenson with great aunt Billie Leak and Keeley Jonas of Oreo and Friends, who is shown feeding a racoon.

Hundreds turn out for family fun day in Hartlepool

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A partially eclipsed sun, photographed using a special solar filter, where the moon appears to take a 'bite' out of the sun.

Partial solar eclipse will be visible on Monday evening

Environment
Ocean Colour Scene were a huge hit with the Hardwick Live crowd.

Review: Hardwick Live, Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield

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Further arrests as part of Billingham firearms inquiry

Crime

Brave Brooklyn to join Bradley Lowery's family for Sunderland match

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MP’s ‘complacent’ warning over A19 safety

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All change as new bus timetable starts in Hartlepool

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The NCS members, from left: Imogen Anderson, Mel Graves, Laura Carter, James Johnson, Samuel Bousfield, Godfrey Kazomba, Graham Lightfoot, and Connor Kirkup.

Good citizens brighten up Hartlepool Marina

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Left to right: Micky Allen, Kyle Jeffies and Ste Cotson who are organising Cash 4 Cancer 4

Find out how simply singing a song could help save a life

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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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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
Traffic is diverted off the A19 northbound following a collision.

Hundreds back petition calling for a safety probe into the A19

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Further arrests as part of Billingham firearms inquiry

Crime
Paul Foster

Can you help find missing Hartlepool man Paul?

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Police tape seals off the site of Tuesday's fire

Two charged with murder after woman's body found in burning car in Sunderland

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Police have released a man without charge after two firearms incidents in Billingham

Man released without charge after Billingham firearms incidents

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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

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ED6 results day

East Durham students celebrate bumper crop of A-Level grades

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

Opinion
You could save 300 a year by switching energy suppliers.

Do you have the energy to switch utility companies?

Opinion

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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34% rise in crime sees increase in house burglaries and thefts from cars in Hartlepool

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Partial solar eclipse will be visible on Monday evening

Environment
Eyes to the skies on Monday!

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

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Members of the Coastguard team were called out after concerns were raised.

Tombstoning warning after youngsters caught jumping from Hartlepool pier

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Hartlepool lifeboat. Photo by Malcolm Cook.

Hartlepool lifeboat launched to stranded vessel

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

Opinion
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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University Hospital of Hartlepool

Charity says too many Hartlepool bowel cancer patients wait more than six weeks for vital examinations

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Breakfast. Picture by PA

Children skipping breakfast are harming their growth and development, finds nutrition study

Health