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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

Crime
Gritters will be out tonight across the North East.

Gritters out across North East for winter's unexpected return

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Police are appealing for witness following a crash on the A1086 in Horden.

Witness appeal after man seriously injured in Horden crash

Crime

Woman who painted her house in red and white stripes wins latest round of legal battle

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Detectives try to trace gold-coloured car after double stab attack on man

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Rebecca to lead course for florists

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Woolworths could be returning to North East high streets

Business 4
A wintry scene near Hexham, Northumberland, last month. Could more snow be on the way this week?

Snow, sleet, hail, frost, rain, thunder and lightning all likely, say weather experts

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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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Six car smash leaves behind just damage and delays on A19

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Watch world-famous Flying Scotsman celebrate past, present and future of our railways

Transport 2
Firefighters have been called to tackle a car fire on the A19.

Firefighters called to tackle car fire on A19

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A Northern Rail train.

No trains to Sunderland following Tees-Wear derby game at Middlesbrough

News 4
The number of fines issued by private companies has rocketed in the last year.

You'll never guess how much the number of private parking fines has rocketed by in the last year

Transport 2

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

Crime
Police are appealing for witness following a crash on the A1086 in Horden.

Witness appeal after man seriously injured in Horden crash

Crime
Shrewsbury Street in Hartlepool. Image copyright Google Maps.

Detectives try to trace gold-coloured car after double stab attack on man

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

Health trust apologises for distress caused to families over stored organs

News

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

Crime
Dave Shaw and his dog Pedro.

Hartlepool ‘dog whisperer’ spreads canine powers across the region

News 1
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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Community researchers out and about in Hartlepool.

Researchers needed for social project in Hartlepool

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Hartlepool Central Library

Hartlepool families urged to read to their children

News 1

Woolworths could be returning to North East high streets

Business 4
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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Watch world-famous Flying Scotsman celebrate past, present and future of our railways

Transport 2
WIll you be spring cleaning your finances?

James Walker: Spring clean your finances

Opinion 1

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

Politics 13
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

Politics 18
Tyres left on Middleton Beach, which has been listed as a problem hotspot for flytipping.

Beach becomes dumping ground as council defends new tip charges

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Volunteers urged to help clean up Durham Heritage Coast

Environment
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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Health trust apologises for distress caused to families over stored organs

News
Obesity has overtaken smoking as a cause of premature death.

Obesity causes more deaths than smoking

Health
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

Health
Burpees are good for giving all parts of your body a workout.

Shaping Up: Try our burpee challenge for today's workout

Opinion
Max likes nothing better than messing about in the kitchen.

Shaping Up: Why you should encourage your kids to cook

Opinion