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Hartlepool ranked eigth worst in England and Wales for shoplifting

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The National Museum Royal Navy Hartlepool.  Picture by FRANK REID

‘Council must be ambitious despite government funding cuts’, says leader

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John Gough after handing over the cheque at Alice House Hospice.

Delight as fundraising total in memory of Liam Gough tops £18,500

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Councillor Kevin Cranney

Businesses urged to get an ideas boost at free event

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Bradley Lowery’s off to Wembley as England invite him to be mascot

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Man and wife to say ‘I still do’ as they renew vows 50 years on

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

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Dodgy builders fleeced £53,000 out of dozens of victims

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Bradley Lowery's story has touched people around the world.

Bradley Lowery to help lead out England with mascot role

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Glyn Collier who has been jailed for four and a half years for stabbing a man.

Hartlepool man gets four-year jail term for stab attack in Plymouth

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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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Dodgy builders fleeced £53,000 out of dozens of victims

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Glyn Collier who has been jailed for four and a half years for stabbing a man.

Hartlepool man gets four-year jail term for stab attack in Plymouth

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The shop targeted in Wheatley Hill is in Wingate Lane. Image copyright Google Maps.

Shop owner threatened with knife as armed robber snatches 'large sum' of cash

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Police are appealing to parents and carers to help them tackle antisocial behaviour after a spate of incidents.

Police appeal to parents for help to clamp down on rise in yob behaviour in Hartlepool

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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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Rift House Primary School site supervisor Karen Malone is celebrating 30 years at the school.

Caretaker Karen celebrates 30 years at Hartlepool school

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Counting chicken nuggets can help pre-school children develop maths skills.

How chicken nuggets can help pre-school kids learn to count

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Businesses urged to get an ideas boost at free event

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Royal Mail announced that the price of stamps is set to increase. Picture: PA.

Price of stamps set to increase by 1p

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Make sure you don't fall victim to the scam.

‘Can you hear me?’: Residents warned to hang up on new phone scam

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‘Council must be ambitious despite government funding cuts’, says leader

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

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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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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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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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Thousands of plastic pellets have been found washed up on the beach at Seaton Carew, Hartlepool.

Thousands of tiny plastic 'nurdles' washed up on Hartlepool beach

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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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Bradley pictured at home in the last week.

Hundreds of messages flood in for Bradley Lowery after scan finds new tumour

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Head of midwifery Janet Mackie pictured signing the charter.

Extra support for Hartlepool and North Tees midwives

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Many nurses feel they are too busy to give dying patients high-quality care, a new poll suggests. Picture: PA.

Two-thirds of nurses struggle to find time to care properly for the dying

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