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Murder accused in court after man dies following disturbance in Hartlepool

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The scene of an accident on the A19 northbound at Murton. Picture by Stephen Jackson.

Two men taken to hospital after car smashes into lamp-post on A19

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Jane Rollo shows the section of fence that had to be cut away

Helping hand from passers-by as woman is impaled on Hartlepool park fence

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Nearly 130 motorists were caught without a seatbelt in the week-long crackdown.

Nearly 130 motorists caught without seatbelts in week-long crackdown

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Bradley Lowery too ill to see 'best friend' Jermain Defoe after taking turn for the worse

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Tinie Tempah announces Hartlepool gig

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8 things you had to say about late night drinking in Hartlepool

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Sunderland AFC supports Hartlepool Soccer Saturday presenter Jeff Stelling's March for Men

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Brad in the sun

Richard Ord: Why GCSE exams should be held in winter

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Keith Morgan, left, with Roger Marsh, the chairman of the Strategic Oversight Board at NPIF.

Powerful interest in £400m fund - and it’s open to Tees Valley firms

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Huge vessel’s visit captured by college art teacher

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Northern operates services in the High Peak.

Rail passengers face further disruption as fresh strike is called - on Grand National Day

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Accident on the A179 into Hartlepool.

Traffic tailbacks following incident in Hartlepool

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Queuing traffic on the A19.

Nine-vehicle smash causes rush-hour chaos on A19

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The A179 at Sheraton. Picture from Google Images.

Delays after accident on Hartlepool road

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Murder accused in court after man dies following disturbance in Hartlepool

Crime
Nearly 130 motorists were caught without a seatbelt in the week-long crackdown.

Nearly 130 motorists caught without seatbelts in week-long crackdown

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Stanley Burgon

Police charge Hartlepool man with murder after 56-year-old’s death

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Ecstasy pills. Credit: Paul Faith / PA

Hartlepool man plunged to his death after climbing from 60ft scaffolding while on Ecstacy

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Richard Ord: Why GCSE exams should be held in winter

Opinion
Frontman Lehi Reid and drummer Michael Jordan of Eutony

Musical students’s debut release on college’s label

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Craig Harmen with East Durham College lecturer Alison Scattergood.

Hartlepool barbering student Craig shows he’s a cut above

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From left; Julie Collins, Jonathan Brash, and Maureen Bunter of Hartlepool Sixth Form College, and Ellen Thinnesen, Rob Lawson and 
Nigel Harrett, of Sunderland College.

Hartlepool Sixth Form College and Sunderland College in merger talks to create a ‘super-institution’

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Pupils at Barnard Grove Primary School, Hartlepool, taking part in a version of Midsummer Nights Dream as part of Shakespeare Week with Play in a Day.

Hartlepool youngsters get to grips with Shakespeare

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8 things you had to say about late night drinking in Hartlepool

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Keith Morgan, left, with Roger Marsh, the chairman of the Strategic Oversight Board at NPIF.

Powerful interest in £400m fund - and it’s open to Tees Valley firms

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Jonathan Ross (right) presents Jonathan Graham with Sonnet 43's award

Hartlepool pub boss picks up award from Jonathan Ross

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Little Mix, one of the acts whose tickets will be included in the scheme.

Amazon Prime launches priority gig ticket scheme - with Little Mix among first artists available

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8 things you had to say about late night drinking in Hartlepool

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Sylvia Tempest pictured with daughter Carla.

Hartlepool councillor reveals reasons for standing down

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Tthe Northern Lights Academy on King Oswy Drive in Hartlepool

Council backing to take over Hartlepool youth centre

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Many young people can't afford to take their first steps onto the property ladder. Pic: PA.

Home ownership becoming a 'distant dream' for young people

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Local councils are being urged to ban releases of balloons and sky lanterns on their land after balloon litter on beaches rose by more than half in a year. Pic: PA.

Conservation group urges councils to ban balloon and lantern releases

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Hartlepool Borough Councils Household Waste Recycling Centre in Burn Road.

Fly-tipping increase fears

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Picture of fly-tipping in Hartlepool sent in by Janice Barker

Fears new waste charges will increase fly-tipping in Hartlepool

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Bradley Lowery too ill to see 'best friend' Jermain Defoe after taking turn for the worse

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Sharon Robins with her son Lee who has Autism  Picture by FRANK REID

Hartlepool mum’s support for families affected by autism

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The proposal is set out in a consultation that runs until April 17. Picture: Pixabay.

Plans to make Viagra available over the counter unveiled

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The Mayor of Hartlepool Councillor Rob Cook along his Mayoress Brenda with their daughter Debra Caden who is a member of the homeward joint replacement team.

Hartlepool health team praised as ‘a credit to the NHS’

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Travel vaccinations are one of the items which could be stopped. Picture by PA.

GPs may be stopped prescribing 'low-priority' items under major NHS costs

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