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Man accused of Hartlepool pensioner’s murder was short of cash and had drug habit, court told

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

£1.5million to improve Hartlepool neighbourhoods in ‘we won’t forget you’ promise

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Shoppers and staff have been evacuated from Middleton Grange Shopping Centre

Hartlepool shopping centre evacuated

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Emergency services at the scene of the crash. Pic: Katherine Cartwright.

Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

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Woman has emergency op at roadside after coach crash on A19 slip road

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Brothers jailed for people trafficking and fraud

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Gang members who preyed on OAP and conned vulnerable victims out of cash jailed for their ‘sickening’ crimes

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Hospital officials answer council’s concerns over high death rates

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North East Labour MPs have written to PM Theresa May

North East MPs tell PM Theresa May: Reveal Government 'guarantees' to Nissan over Brexit

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Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

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Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

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Network Rail is carrying out a6million maintenance programme on the track north of York.

Train users warned of weekend disruption between York and Newcastle

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Second-hand tyres putting drivers' lives at risk

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The A1 will be closed between J65 and J66 while the North Dene footbridge at Birtley is replaced. Pic: Google Maps.

Drivers warned of A1 weekend closures as footbridge is replaced

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Neighbours from Claremont Apartments have called for a bus stop to be put outside their complex.

Passengers face struggle to catch bus after stop disappears

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Man accused of Hartlepool pensioner’s murder was short of cash and had drug habit, court told

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The Sports Direct warehouse in Shirebrook, Derbyshire

Brothers jailed for people trafficking and fraud

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Joan Barnett died months after she was pushed over in her Sunderland home when she was targeted by the gang.

Gang members who preyed on OAP and conned vulnerable victims out of cash jailed for their ‘sickening’ crimes

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Joan Barnett died months after she was pushed over in her Sunderland home when she was targeted by the gang.

Gang members who preyed on OAP and conned vulnerable victims out of cash jailed for their ‘sickening’ crimes

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Hartlepool youngsters get inspired during science week

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Megan Fairless with her 3-year-old twins Hope (left) and Faith (right).

New Bath, Book and Bed campaign aimed at improving reading for children

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CCAD graduates celebrate with the traditional morter board throw

College bucking the trend with 10% rise in student applications

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Craig Hignett with Poppy Stuart

Headteacher’s praise for ‘wonderful’ Hartlepool students

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Pupils Ryan Williams and Evie Banks with the defibrillator.

Former pupil donates cash for school defibrillator

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North East MPs tell PM Theresa May: Reveal Government 'guarantees' to Nissan over Brexit

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Network Rail is carrying out a6million maintenance programme on the track north of York.

Train users warned of weekend disruption between York and Newcastle

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Have you bought the biscuits?

Product recall: B&M biscuits recalled due to allergen fears

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Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of Nissan

Government ‘gambling’ with Sunderland’s future says MP after Nissan boss reveals post-Brexit ‘review’ of car plant

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£1.5million to improve Hartlepool neighbourhoods in ‘we won’t forget you’ promise

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North East Labour MPs have written to PM Theresa May

North East MPs tell PM Theresa May: Reveal Government 'guarantees' to Nissan over Brexit

Business 8
The University Hospital of Hartlepool

Hartlepool hospital development is the ‘best thing in years’

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John Cummings represented Easington in Parliament for 23 years.

Community says farewell to long-serving MP John Cummings

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Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

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Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

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One of the proposals for the sculpture which aims to symbolise the primal power and draw of the sea.

The nine new designs for Hartlepool seafront artwork

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Drivers urged to take extra care this morning.

Motorists reminded to take care as severe weather hits the region

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Hospital officials answer council’s concerns over high death rates

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Bradley Lowery is battling neuroblastoma.

Watch as brave Bradley Lowery becomes face of charity's campaign - as family renew fundraising appeal

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Warning to older people as Met Office issues cold weather alert

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E-cig

E-cigarettes ‘attract teenagers who wouldn’t normally smoke,' finds research

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Manor Park Care Home, Greenock Road, Hartlepool.

Two care homes are set to re-open after being taken over

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