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Charity says too many Hartlepool bowel cancer patients wait more than six weeks for vital examinations

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The case was heard at Newcastle Crown Court.

Rapist lorry driver jailed for 21 years for abusing two young girls

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County Durham Coroner's Court

Hartlepool man found dead on beach after sickness benefits stopped

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Pictured alongside the flowers at Tofts Farm Industrial Estate are (from l-r) Kevin Martin of Exwold Technology, Mark Sickling of Minkon, Charles Bellwood of Bellwood Rewinds Ltd , and Councillors Kevin Cranney and Paul Thompson.

Blooming great look for Hartlepool business park

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Former Pools star opens new jobs-boosting Boots optician in Hartlepool

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Have you signed our A19 petition yet calling for a safety probe?

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Star student Vanessa powered through mystery virus that put her in hospital for two weeks

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Eight arrests as police target gangs involved in a string of arson attacks in Hartlepool

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Members of the Coastguard team were called out after concerns were raised.

Tombstoning warning after youngsters caught jumping from Hartlepool pier

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The pair were dealt with at Teesside Crown Court.

Bungling Hartlepool thieves caught out by alert neighbours

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Have you signed our A19 petition yet calling for a safety probe?

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Traffic is diverted off the A19 northbound following a collision.

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Ryanair is calling for airports to limit the sale of alcohol to passengers

Airports asked to limit the amount of alcohol sold to passengers before flights

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010, according to new research ahead of news on how much prices will go up next year. Picture: PA.

Rail fares 'have risen twice as much as wages since 2010'

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Queuing traffic on the A19.

'The A19 is a death gauntlet' - hundreds back our campaign to improve road safety

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Rapist lorry driver jailed for 21 years for abusing two young girls

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Eight arrests as police target gangs involved in a string of arson attacks in Hartlepool

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The pair were dealt with at Teesside Crown Court.

Bungling Hartlepool thieves caught out by alert neighbours

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Police officers stand next to the van involved on an attack in Las Ramblas, Barcelona (AP)

Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts after second attack in Spain

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Star student Vanessa powered through mystery virus that put her in hospital for two weeks

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English Martyrs Sixth Form College students. Picture Dave Carless

Record A-level results at English Martyrs in Hartlepool

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Durham School students celebrate their results

Top North East independent school celebrates record-worthy results

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ED6 results day

East Durham students celebrate bumper crop of A-Level grades

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Students celebrating at New College Durham

Students celebrate 'impressive' results at New College Durham

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Blooming great look for Hartlepool business park

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Opening of the new Boots opticians and hearing care shop in Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, former Hartlepool United star Tommy Miller (centre) with Mark Roberts franchise partner, Middleton Grange centre manager Mark Rycroft and some of the staff.

Former Pools star opens new jobs-boosting Boots optician in Hartlepool

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Traffic is diverted off the A19 northbound following a collision.

Have you signed our A19 petition yet calling for a safety probe?

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Traffic is diverted off the A19 northbound following a collision.

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Blooming great look for Hartlepool business park

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Andy Radcliff, of the Esh Group.

Winning bid will see firm build much-needed home across North East

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Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen visits HMS Trincomalee.

Support for jewel in Hartlepool’s crown

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Tony Blair shows his footballing skills at the launch of the Coaches for Clubs campaign at Castle View Enterprise Academy in 2011.

Tony Blair's 'gift to the North East' closes down after a decade

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34% rise in crime sees increase in house burglaries and thefts from cars in Hartlepool

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Tombstoning warning after youngsters caught jumping from Hartlepool pier

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Eyes to the skies on Monday!

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

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Hartlepool lifeboat. Photo by Malcolm Cook.

Hartlepool lifeboat launched to stranded vessel

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Seal Sands Beach Clean operation.

Volunteers remove tons of rubbish from Hartlepool beaches

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Charity says too many Hartlepool bowel cancer patients wait more than six weeks for vital examinations

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Breakfast. Picture by PA

Children skipping breakfast are harming their growth and development, finds nutrition study

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The report highlighted a north-south divide between access to certain treatments on the NHS.

Hartlepool patients are being well-served by NHS, says new report

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Experts predict that almost 190,000 new care home places will be needed in under two decades to accommodate soaring demand. Yui Mok/PA Wire

North East experts warn 190,000 new care home places needed by 2035

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Drug-resistant fungus strain infects more than 200 patients in UK hospitals

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