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Safety warning for youngsters after being caught jumping from Hartlepool pier

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Heugh Breakwater, Headland

Shock as man’s body found on Heugh Breakwater

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Councillor Dave Hunter, Chair of Hartlepool Councils Neighbourhood Services Committee (second left), and Neighbourhood Services staff with one of the new bins.

Bid to clean-up Seaton Carew with 15 new hi-tech bins costing £90,000

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Congratulations to Andy Capp which turns 60 today!

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A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Record numbers take part in Hartlepool free swim scheme

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Hartlepool Mayor praises town’s generosity after fundraiser in supermarket

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Hartlepool Horticultural Show in full bloom.

Still time to join in the show

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Abbie Atkinson, of Westbrooke Avenue, Hartlepool, recovering after a dog attack.

Hartlepool mum savaged by American bulldog in shock attack

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A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Ryanair is calling for airports to limit the sale of alcohol to passengers

Airports asked to limit the amount of alcohol sold to passengers before flights

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010, according to new research ahead of news on how much prices will go up next year. Picture: PA.

Rail fares 'have risen twice as much as wages since 2010'

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Queuing traffic on the A19.

'The A19 is a death gauntlet' - hundreds back our campaign to improve road safety

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Tailbacks are a regular problem on the A19 following collisions.

Traffic cops issue vital driving advice to coincide with our Safe A19 campaign

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Sacked Sky Sports football pundit Peter Beagrie to appeal against assault conviction

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The new X2 taser. Aaron Chown/PA Wire

Tasers should be issued to all frontline police, say 90% of officers in poll

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Police have issued a new warning to Snapchat users.

New police warning to Snapchat users to beware malicious links

Crime
A file picture of a farmer on his quad bike which had been stolen. Rural crime claims have risen by more than a fifth in the first half of the year, a new report has suggested

North East farms turned into fortresses as rural crime soars

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Foundation is on the ball with football summer school for kids

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Laboratory technician is among the occupations which does not require a degree.

Ten occupations which do not require a degree and what salaries they pay

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Cleveland College of Art and Design.

Cleveland College of Art and Design top in the North East for student satisfaction

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Fewer young people think they are likely to go to university, according to a poll. Picture: PA.

Number of pupils planning to go to university at lowest level since 2009

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Pupils from Dene Community School in Peterlee with their flag which will be used in Kynren.

School pupils’ flag design to be used in Kynren live action show

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A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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The Tata Steel plant in Hartlepool.

MP’s pensions advice to Hartlepool Tata Steel workers

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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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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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A shop sign for Clarks in central London, as the footwear firm has sparked a sexism row after naming a girls' shoe range Dolly Babe and a boys' line Leader.

Clarks criticised for 'sexist' children's shoe lines

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Safety warning for youngsters after being 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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Seal Sands Beach Clean operation.

Volunteers remove tons of rubbish from Hartlepool beaches

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The humane milk myth cow poster

Vegan victory as 'milk myth' advert featuring cow behind barbed wire is cleared by watchdog

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Hartlepool patients are being well-served by NHS, says new report

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Experts predict that almost 190,000 new care home places will be needed in under two decades to accommodate soaring demand. Yui Mok/PA Wire

North East experts warn 190,000 new care home places needed by 2035

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Drug-resistant fungus strain infects more than 200 patients in UK hospitals

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Allergies such as hayfever can be a real pain.

Why allergies are a problem not to be sniffed at

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Wearing an ill-fitting bra can be bad for your posture.

Nine everyday things which can be bad for your posture and your health

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