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Walkers to close North East crisp factory

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General view of Peterlee Magistrates Court Picture: DAVID WOOD

Ex-fire chief brandished kitchen knife and threw cutlery at wife in row over cash

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The Walkers plant pictured two years ago, when it was announced 50 new staff would be taken on. Now it faces closure.

Union reveals 380 jobs will go at Walkers factory

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Rents are coming down Titan House

Rent reductions on way for Hartlepool

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Cleaning firm Cinderella’s brings 10 new jobs to Hartlepool

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Most Hartlepool pupils clinch chosen school place

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TV licences set to rise for first time since 2010

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Monty Python’s Spamalot returning to Sunderland

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Police are clamping down on drivers who use their mobile behind the wheel

Tough new penalties for drivers who commit mobile phone offences must work - lives depend on it

Opinion
Ethan Owens.

Hartlepool boy knocked over by car remains in a critical condition

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Nine-year-old critical in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being knocked over by car

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Here's what to do if your flight is delayed due to Storm Doris. Picture: Pixabay.

Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

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The incident happened on the A19 southbound near the A689 turn off. Image copyright Google Maps.

One horse hit by vehicle after ponies run loose on A19

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Winter weather is predicted to return to the North East later this week.

Snow warning for County Durham motorists

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Drivers spend an average of five days stuck in traffic last year, a study found.

Drivers spending five days a year stuck in traffic jams

Transport 1

Ex-fire chief brandished kitchen knife and threw cutlery at wife in row over cash

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Police are clamping down on drivers who use their mobile behind the wheel

Tough new penalties for drivers who commit mobile phone offences must work - lives depend on it

Opinion
Site of the public toilets at the centre of the case

Four men guilty of sex offences against children in Hartlepool public toilets

Crime
Michael Dunn faces a lengthy jail sentence.

Paedophile who hid girl in hole behind fridge faces jail for sex offences

Crime

Most Hartlepool pupils clinch chosen school place

Education
Parents are finding it harder to get their children into their first-choice school.

Parents finding it harder to get first-choice school places for their children

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The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu.

Archbishop to visit town as he meets next generation to talk faith

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Maypole dancing  at Golden Flatts School in 1962.

Your Golden memories of a Hartlepool school

Education
Sunderland AFC mascot Delilah is introduced to the pupils at Cotsford Infants School by a member of the Foundation of Light.

Pupils get visit from Sunderland football mascot Delilah

Education

Walkers to close North East crisp factory

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The Walkers plant pictured two years ago, when it was announced 50 new staff would be taken on. Now it faces closure.

Union reveals 380 jobs will go at Walkers factory

News 10
Rents are coming down Titan House

Rent reductions on way for Hartlepool

News 1
Andrea Collier, left, with her Cinderella's staff.

Cleaning firm Cinderella’s brings 10 new jobs to Hartlepool

Business

TV licences set to rise for first time since 2010

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Easington MP Grahame Morris

Campaign launched to keep Walkers crisp factory open as MP pledges to help workers

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The event will be held on Saturday.

North East to march against Hard Brexit this weekend

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The National Museum Royal Navy Hartlepool.  Picture by FRANK REID

‘Council must be ambitious despite government funding cuts’, says leader

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Liberal Democrat Tees Valley Mayor candidate Chris Foote Wood from Darlington

Brother of comedian Victoria Wood set to stand for Teesside Mayor

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Grandmother deported despite living in UK for 30 years says she has been treated 'like a terrorist'

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Greatham Village prepares for annual Snowdrop Sunday celebration

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Work to repair the damage has started

Repair works after ancient Headland wall damaged by strong seas

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

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

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Campaigners claim a total NHS smoking ban discriminates against infirm smokers - should we care?

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Free-range eggs become ‘barn eggs’ after bird flu outbreak

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The One Life Centre in Park Road, Hartlepool. Picture by FRANK REID

Sexual health campaign steps up gear

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The University Hospital of Hartlepool.

Health chiefs react to call for NHS smoking ban

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Should all NHS buildings and grounds be completely smoke-free?

POLL: Should smoking be banned in all NHS buildings and grounds?

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