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New claims Jack the Ripper was noted poet who studied as a priest in the North East

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Jason Cooke (left) and Harry Stones. Picture by FRANK REID

Security guards tell of dramatic Hartlepool sea rescue

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'Dreadful results cost Dave Jones his job at Hartlepool, not me' says Jeff Stelling

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Newcastle United managing director Lee Charnley.

Newcastle United ground raided by HMRC over investigation into transfer activities

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How you can show your support with lasting tribute to battling Bradley Lowery

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Train strike to go ahead after talks fail

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Flood schemes hope to be awash with titles at award ceremony

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MP Iain Wright meets with Year 4 students at Eldon Grove Academy

MP calls for more money for Hartlepool school pupils

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Missing woman Ann McGrogan.

Missing woman who may have headed to Hartlepool is found safe and well

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Train strike to go ahead after talks fail

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The northbound A19 sliproad at the junction with the A179. Picture from Google Images.

Breakdown causes delays on northbound A19 at Hartlepool

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Northern staff are walking out in a dispute over the future of guards.

Emergency Sunderland and Hartlepool timetable revealed for Friday's one-day rail strike

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A planned 48-hour strike onVirginTrains East Coast has been suspended. Pic: PA.

Virgin Trains strike suspended after progress in talks with union

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The collision has happened close to the A1018 junction. Image copyright Google Maps.

Six car smash leaves behind just damage and delays on A19

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Newcastle United ground raided by HMRC over investigation into transfer activities

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A police car at the scene in Kemble Square

Police name victim as they launch Sunderland murder probe

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How safe are your social media accounts?

Warning that most identity fraud info can come from Facebook

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One in six motorists admit illegally using their phone while driving despite tougher punishments being introduced last month. Pic: PA.

A sixth of drivers admit still using mobiles despite tougher penalties

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MP calls for more money for Hartlepool school pupils

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Staff and youngsters at Dene House's Sunshine Nursery celebrating a good Ofsted report.

Nursery is bringing sunshine to the lives of youngsters

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Durham County Council's main base at County Hall in Durham.

Meetings start with Durham County Council over next stage of teaching assistant review

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Dave Shaw and his dog Pedro.

Hartlepool ‘dog whisperer’ spreads canine powers across the region

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Clavering team players with Boro and Uruguay star Gast�n Ram�rez.

Pupils have a ball during day at Boro’s training ground

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Train strike to go ahead after talks fail

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The northbound A19 sliproad at the junction with the A179. Picture from Google Images.

Breakdown causes delays on northbound A19 at Hartlepool

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Northern staff are walking out in a dispute over the future of guards.

Emergency Sunderland and Hartlepool timetable revealed for Friday's one-day rail strike

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A planned 48-hour strike onVirginTrains East Coast has been suspended. Pic: PA.

Virgin Trains strike suspended after progress in talks with union

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Justice Secretary to investigate landlord sex-for-rent online adverts

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Labour government would create four new bank holidays on patron saints' days

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Theresa May. Picture from PA.

Tories play down talk of tax rises if Conservatives win snap General Election

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Tyres left on Middleton Beach, which has been listed as a problem hotspot for flytipping.

Hartlepool council urges public to declare war on fly-tippers

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President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani. Picture: PA.

We'd have you back if you dropped Brexit, European Parliament head tells UK

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Volunteers urged to help clean up Durham Heritage Coast

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Out with the old?

Friday could be the first day Britain functions without the benefit of any coal-powered electricity

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Traffic waiting to enter the Household Waste Recycling centre Burn Road, Hartlepool.

Readers back calls to scrap waste charges

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

Joy for Hartlepool parents as majority of youngsters get first-choice school

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How you can show your support with lasting tribute to battling Bradley Lowery

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The signed glove by boxer Anthony Joshua.

Boxer Anthony Joshua donates glove to raise cash for Bradley Lowery

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Kebabs are one of the foods people admit they know is probably bad for them - but they eat anyway

The science behind why we can't stop eating kebabs

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South Tyneside District Hospital is at the centre of the inquiry.

Health trust apologises for distress caused to families over stored organs

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