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Normal Bell murder trial: Accused ‘was middle man in drugs world’

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Police at the scene

Tenant waved sawn-off shotgun at neighbour and threatened: ‘I will kill you’

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

Hartlepool schools face £6million funding shortfall says teachers’ union

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Iain Wright

Hartlepool MP Iain Wright backs judges’ decision on Brexit vote

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Electrical fault sparks fire in bedroom of home

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Driveway firm bosses facing jail for £50,000 rogue trading offences

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Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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49 things only dads of daughters will know

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Gareth Dack

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

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The cast of Sing a Song of Sixpence, being performed at Blackhall Community Centre.

Stage is set for Blackhall panto performance

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Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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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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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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Normal Bell murder trial: Accused ‘was middle man in drugs world’

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Police at the scene

Tenant waved sawn-off shotgun at neighbour and threatened: ‘I will kill you’

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Teesside Crown Court

Driveway firm bosses facing jail for £50,000 rogue trading offences

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Parminder Dhinsa.

Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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Hartlepool schools face £6million funding shortfall says teachers’ union

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Science Week at West Park Primary School.
Rocket contest

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

Education

Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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How many clothes do you buy and never wear? Picture: Pixabay.

Do you buy clothes and then never wear them?

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

Train users warned of weekend disruption between York and Newcastle

Transport

Hartlepool MP Iain Wright backs judges’ decision on Brexit vote

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

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

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Gina Miller outside The Supreme Court in London after Britain's most senior judges ruled that Prime Minister Theresa May does not have the power to trigger the formal process for the UK's exit from the European Union without Parliament having a say. Picture by PA

Labour promises not to 'frustrate' Brexit process

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Brexit. Picture by PA.

Government loses Brexit Supreme Court battle over power to trigger Article 50

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North Durham MP Kevan Jones. Picture by PA.

Army missed recruitment targets for new troops by 2,500 - Durham MP questions if cuts are to blame

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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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‘Nationwide shortage’ of sausage brand after Slimming World dieters go mad for them

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Olivia with sister Janice Atkinson and play specialist Sandra Jackson.

Children get their say on hospital treatment

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Public health staff at Hartlepool Borough Council stage their own take on the #smearforsmear cervical screening awareness-raising campaign

Health staff back #smearforsmear campaign for Cervical Cancer Pervention Week

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Mark Scott shows the difference the boot camp programme made for him.

SHAPING UP: Three key foundations for losing weight

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Warning to older people as Met Office issues cold weather alert

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