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Suspected Hartlepool lawnmower thief cut down to size by police

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Flash flooding in Otley, near Leeds, on Saturday. Similar conditions may yet hit the North East between Sunday night and Monday afternoon.

North East braced for bank holiday weekend bout of heavy rain and even floods

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Watch: Slideshow of pictures from Hartlepool's tribute to Manchester Arena terror victims

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An armed police officer stands on the course during today's Great Run races in Manchester.

Armed police guard course as spectators and crowds defy terrorists at Great Manchester Run

Crime

Eleven in custody as hunt for Manchester bomber's accomplices continues at 'full tilt'

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Police release images of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from the night of his attack

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Fishing party rescued after becoming stranded off the Hartlepool coastline

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Police officer injured by knifeman in Hartlepool

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Bradley Lowery is still smiling.

Apology over rumour that Bradley Lowery has died

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Candles and balloons as Hartlepool pays tribute to Manchester terror victims

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Three-car crash leads to tailbacks on A19

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Nothern Rail is urging customers to check before using its trans-Pennine service

North East rail passengers urged to check before travelling after Manchester bomb attack

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A Northern Rail train

Union calls off Northern Rail strike after Manchester attack

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Car parking at Seaton Carew . Picture by FRANK REID

Changes to Seaton Carew’s controversial parking scheme to be discussed

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The A66 at Ravensworth. Credit: Google.

Hartlepool lorry driver left shaken after serious collision causes life-changing injuries to couple

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Suspected Hartlepool lawnmower thief cut down to size by police

Crime

Watch: Slideshow of pictures from Hartlepool's tribute to Manchester Arena terror victims

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An armed police officer stands on the course during today's Great Run races in Manchester.

Armed police guard course as spectators and crowds defy terrorists at Great Manchester Run

Crime
Home Secretary Amber Rudd speaks to Andrew Marr on TV on Sunday.

Eleven in custody as hunt for Manchester bomber's accomplices continues at 'full tilt'

Crime 4

Romeo and Juliet GCSE exam question cock-up may affect thousands of teenagers

Education
Lydia Hewitt

A Hartlepool student clinches university place in America

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A shot from Ridley Scott's 1965 Boy & Bicycle film in Lynn Street, West Hartlepool

Sir Ridley Scott’s work to feature in Hartlepool art festival

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The Stranton Primary team upon completing the Tough Mudder

School staff help raise thousands by conquering Tough Mudder challenge

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Pupils from the Iris Class at Rossmere Primary School with Cat Hutchinson (rear left) and Olivier Barnard (rear right) from Show Racism The Red Card. Picture by FRANK REID

Hartlepool pupils team up with ex-Newcastle star to help tackle racism

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How to unravel the latest tech jargon while shopping for a new smartphone or tablet

Business
Amazon Prime

Amazon launches 40 new Channels for Prime customers

Business 1
Marks & Spencer has reported a 63.5% plunge in annual pre-tax profits to 176.4 million, with underlying earnings down 10.3% to 613.8 million after sales in its clothing arm tumbled 5.9% in its final quarter. Picture by Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Drop in profits for Marks & Spencer as sales dip in clothing arm

Business 2
Total Training has received full approval from the Skills Funding Agency to register and deliver apprenticeship courses.

Hartlepool training firm’s funding seal of approval

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‘We can’t hear you’ – investigation launched into council chamber sound system

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abour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn with children during a visit to Hackney Marshes Football Pitches, to highlight Labour's manifesto commitment to ensure 5% of the Premier League's television rights income is diverted to the grassroots game, during a General Election campaign. Picture by John Stillwell/PA Wire

Corbyn launches 'flexible football ticket' policy to help make sport 'for the many, not the few'

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ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

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The Mayor and Mayoress of Hartepool, Councillor Paul Beck and his wife Mary.

New ceremonial mayor vows to focus on local communities

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Jeremy Corbyn. Picture by PA

Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas

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Amazing story of poodle who adopted lamb – and even fed it on her milk

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Councillor Marjorie James (extreme right) is pictured with members of the Councils Environmental Services Team from the left Ashley Boagey, John Hornsey, Debbie Kershaw and Mick Harrison.

National award for Hartlepool’s Seaton Carew beach

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Wasp

Experts warn of 'bumper season' for insects over the summer

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Alan Timothy at the site of the proposed development in Dalton Piercy. Picture by FRANK REID

Fury after Hartlepool councillors overrule advice and pass bungalows development

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Apology over rumour that Bradley Lowery has died

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Bradley Lowery

Messages of love pour in for Bradley Lowery

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Danielle Swainston, front centre in maroon top, with some of the new Council colleagues at a recent welcome meeting.

Health staff transferred to the council

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The NHS's Blood Donation Service has asked people to keep their appointments.

Blood donors asked to keep appointments in aftermath of Manchester attack

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Average UK adult getting almost two hours less sleep a night than recommended

Health