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Thug attacked neighbour with a hammer following complaints about loud music

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University Hospital of Hartlepool

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

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Windlestone Road, Billingham. Credit: Google.

Police link 'targeted' firearms incidents in which handguns were fired

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Picture issued by the Metropolitan Police of the van used in the London Bridge attacks

Drivers should face identity checks when hiring vehicles amid rise in terror attacks using vans and lorries, says former terrorism tsar

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Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

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

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Hartlepool man found dead on beach after sickness benefits stopped

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Hundreds back petition calling for a safety probe into the A19

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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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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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Hundreds back petition calling for a safety probe into the A19

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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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Thug attacked neighbour with a hammer following complaints about loud music

Crime
Windlestone Road, Billingham. Credit: Google.

Police link 'targeted' firearms incidents in which handguns were fired

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Picture issued by the Metropolitan Police of the van used in the London Bridge attacks

Drivers should face identity checks when hiring vehicles amid rise in terror attacks using vans and lorries, says former terrorism tsar

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The case was heard at Newcastle Crown Court.

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

Crime

Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

Education
English Martyrs Sixth Form student Vanessa Win battled through illness.

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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Hundreds back petition calling for a safety probe into the A19

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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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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.

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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Teenage schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes dramatically increase their chances of graduating to tobacco, research has shown.

Teenagers who use e-cigs 'more likely' to smoke tobacco in future

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Public Health England has said it would now be focusing on the reduction of excess calories.

Your favourite junk foods could be changing - and here's why

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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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