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Vital Hartlepool charity is set to close due to lack of funding

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Jewellery which is believed to have been stolen.

Police search for owner of suspected stolen jewellery

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Whirlpool has issued a warning over certain tumble driers.

Fire risk warning over Hotpoint, Indesit and Creda tumble dryers

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Adam Johnson exchanged more than 800 messages with a teenage girl.

Adam Johnson case used by NSPCC to demand a change in law over child grooming

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Jury retires in case of Hartlepool men accused of child sex offences.

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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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Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be terminated by technology

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Party for Hartlepool schoolboy Alfie Smith as he gets set for surgery

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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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Photos taken by County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service while firefighters tackle the blaze in Shotton Colliery.

Arson probe gets under way after disused village pub wrecked in 'suspicious' blaze

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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

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The accident happened at this junction.

Cyclist dies after collision in Sunderland

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Police search for owner of suspected stolen jewellery

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Adam Johnson exchanged more than 800 messages with a teenage girl.

Adam Johnson case used by NSPCC to demand a change in law over child grooming

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The trial jury has retired to consider its verdict.

Jury retires in case of Hartlepool men accused of child sex offences.

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Photos taken by County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service while firefighters tackle the blaze in Shotton Colliery.

Arson probe gets under way after disused village pub wrecked in 'suspicious' blaze

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Pupils get visit from Sunderland football mascot Delilah

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Schools say they are running out of things to cut.

We're running out of things to cut, school chiefs tell Chancellor

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Hartlepool Sixth Form College students are get ready for world of work.

Town teens ‘graduate’ as fit for work

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East Durham College media students with the Trident 1C.

Students ‘horrified’ at unique film location

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Helping out in the stables Hope Wood Academy students, left, Harry Hudson, 10, Tom Paylor-Bent, 10 and Washington Riding Centre education support officer Tracy Steel with Archie the horse.

Pupils will be horsing around with new riding initiative

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Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be terminated by technology

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Pictured in the new Doggie Diner cafe in Middle Street, Blackhall are (l-r ) Craig Nelson, Kirsty McInnes, Adrienne Dickson franchise owner, Sue and David Nelson.

Pets can now eat out with their owners at new Doggie Diner

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The Nokia 3310 is on the way back.

Iconic Nolia 31310 mobile phone is back in business after relaunch

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Union boss Beth Farhat is concerned by the findings.

'North East workers clock up nearly £730m of free overtime per year'

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‘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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Hartlepool council tax rises by 4.9% - find out how much yours will be

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Iain Wright MP.

Phillippa and Geoff deserving winners

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Steve Gooderham with his parking petition in Seaton Carew. Picture by FRANK REID

Seaton parking charges due to be introduced despite protests

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

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Louise Wallace

Tributes to Hartlepool health leader as she leaves for new job

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Should smoking be banned from all hospital grounds and buildings?

Call to ban smoking from all hospital buildings and grounds

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Bradley Lowery to be mascot for Sunderland AFC's game at Everton

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John Moore with North East Ambulance Service staff Iain Hendy (left) and Jamie Pattison

Grandad thanks ambulance team who saved his life

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