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Hartlepool child sex beast jailed over attack on boy

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Dale Roberts, pictured in his playing days.

Cup to honour Dale’s name through memorial match

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Betty Brotherston

Tributes paid to former Hartlepool mayoress and magistrate

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Aaron Metcalfe.

Hartlepool student to attend service to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele

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Watch as team eat live grubs and fish eyes in bushtucker trial for Hartlepool charity

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See the incredible moment battling Hartlepool youngster Alfie Smith stands unaided

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Much-loved Hartlepool football chairman David ‘Buster’ Bellwood has lost his battle with cancer

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Bones found in remote area of Hartlepool cemetery were that of an animal

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Linda Keating went missing last Wednesday.

Body found in search for missing Peterlee woman

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Chloe Thynne, 16, was last seen at 3.15pm on Friday, July 21.

Concern grows for County Durham teen missing for nearly a week

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Broken-down vehicle causes gridlock on A19

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Pictured at the presentation of the model lifeboat are (left to right) Janet Dobson, Hartlepool RNLI volunteer crew memberSteve Dunnett, Heather Bell, Graeme Bell, Hartlepool RNLI volunteer crew member Tommy Price and Susan Bell.

Model donation takes pride of place at Hartlepool’s lifeboat station

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Northern rail bosses have been urged to sit down with unions

North East rail operator Northern urged to talk to unions

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Bollards at the junction of Mowbray Road and Catcote Road. Picture by FRANK REID

Council warning as three-weeks of resurfacing work is set to close road

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Crash on the A19 near Elwick. Credit: Cleveland & Durham RPU

Driver escapes with minor injuries after A19 lamppost smash

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Hartlepool child sex beast jailed over attack on boy

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A scene of crime tent in the cemetery, Old Cemetery Road, Hartlepool.

Bones found in remote area of Hartlepool cemetery were that of an animal

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Linda Keating went missing last Wednesday.

Body found in search for missing Peterlee woman

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Chloe Thynne, 16, was last seen at 3.15pm on Friday, July 21.

Concern grows for County Durham teen missing for nearly a week

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Proms 2017: 27 pictures from Manor Community Academy

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Northfield School has defended its bullying policy.

School defends bullying policy following inquest into death of 13-year-old former pupil Arin Lyth

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Do you have what it takes to become a sports trainer?

Do you want to become a sports coach in Hartlepool?

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Northfield school in Billingham.

Boy took his own life after being tortured by bullies at secondary school

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Proms 2017: 20 pictures from Wellfield Community School

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Firms more worried about cyber attacks than they are about Brexit

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St James' Park. Picture by Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Newcastle launch legal challenge over investigation into financial affairs

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The A19 at Easington. Credit: Google.

Broken-down vehicle causes gridlock on A19

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John Hughes, HMH Civils director, and Wynyard Parks development director, Matt Johnson

£2.5million contract creates new jobs at Wynyard

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Fears raised over fire risk of foam tiles in homes after Grenfell Tower disaster

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The cost of holiday childcare has risen by more than 50% across Britain and 111% in the North East since 2010, Labour has said. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire

Holiday childcare costs up 111% in North East since 2010, claims Labour

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The turnout was just over 25%.

Labour candidate wins council by-election in Billingham

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Hartlepool MP Mike Hill.

New Hartlepool MP thanks Theresa May for calling early election in maiden speech

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Licensing panel urged not to stop 4am drinking in Hartlepool because hours mean ‘crime and disorder rates are lower’

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Vegan victory as 'milk myth' advert featuring cow behind barbed wire is cleared by watchdog

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Hartlepool fire fighters were called to a three vehicle crash on A19.

Hartlepool firefighters called to three-vehicle crash on A19

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Horden Welfare Park has won a Green Flag Award for the 11th year in a row.

Village chiefs tell of pride at double Green Flag award for parks

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The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

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Watch as team eat live grubs and fish eyes in bushtucker trial for Hartlepool charity

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Experts writing in The British Medical Journal (The BMJ) argue that the "complete the course" message for some antibiotics needs to come to an end. Julien Behal/PA Wire

Experts call for scrapping of antibiotics 'complete the course' message

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A dirty tap.

Hartlepool water treatment firm is launching a Legionella awareness day next month

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TV presenter Pam Royle tells of skin cancer shock as she bids to save others from the disease

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Action from the Hartlepool and District Hospice colour run event at Seaton Carew. Pic by Tom Collins.

Hundreds add a splash of colour to Hartlepool to raise cash for hospice

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