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Hartlepool Foodbank feels the pressure of benefit system as demand grows and stocks run low

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The A19 south of Peterlee

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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Five people have been arrested after disorder at the Middlesbrough v Sheffield United match

Five arrested after disorder at football match

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The scene in Oxford Road. Pictiure: Tom Collins

One man airlifted to hospital after collision between motorbike and car in Hartlepool

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Hartlepool United player-coach Matthew Bates admits drink driving charge

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New wood sculpture completed at Hartlepool’s Burn Valley Park

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Hartlepool Brownies pay special visit to RNLI station to learn about sea safety

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Hartlepool great-gran urging smokers to quit for Stoptober

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Alexander Garratt with his rare Dandie Dinmont Terriers alongside the John William Howey painting 'The Terrier Dog'.

Prize-winning dogs visit Hartlepool to raise awareness of rare breed

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Ronnie and Joan Farman celebrating their Diamond wedding anniversary

Laundry meeting led to 60 years of marriage for Hartlepool couple

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Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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Ryanair

Ryanair pilots reject £12,000 bonus offers to help ease cancellation crisis - and instead ask for better contracts

Transport
The 'severed hand' found on the A19. Credit: Cleveland & Durham RPU.

A19 lane closure after 'severed hand' found in central reservation

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Have you been affected by Ryanair's cancellations?

Ryanair passengers 'told to pay twice for extras when re-booking'

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Virgin Trains East Coast

Virgin Trains East Coast to auction empty first class seats to standard class passengers

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Five arrested after disorder at football match

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Matthew Bates was Hartlepool United's caretaker manager towards the end of last season.

Hartlepool United player-coach Matthew Bates admits drink driving charge

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The headquarters of Cleveland Police, which has been told to do more to protect children. Pic by PA.

Cleveland Police told to do more to protect children – despite improvements

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New cycling law likely after mum killed by bicycle courier

Crime

North East university rankings released: How Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle, Teesside and Northumbria fared

Education
Students at East Durham College.

College wins £130,000 boost to get students fitter

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Teaching assistants on a previous demo outside County Hall in Durham

Education chiefs put forward improved pay offer for teaching assistants in bid to end dispute

Education
Jessica Yong with maths teacher Tina Davison.

Hartlepool pupil’s top marks in GCSE exam – aged just 13!

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Sunderland College's city centre campus.

Sunderland College accused of ‘blatant’ ad-van stunt to poach students from rival providers

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Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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The Brent Delta rig at Able UK's Seaton Port.

Charity boost thanks to the huge Brent Delta oil rig project

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Why queues are expected to be shorter than usual as the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus go on sale

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The historic turnstiles

Piece of Newcastle United history goes under hammer at South Tyneside auction

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Student swamped with orders for Jeremy Corbyn Toby Jug launched to help pay university fees

Politics
Hospital trust leaders' non attendance at a meeting over the future of fertility services in town angered Hartlepool Borough Council

Councillors vow they ‘will not be lied to’ after fertility unit rift with hospital trust

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Minister at the Department for Exiting the European Union, Steve Baker (left) with Craig Dohring station director at Hartlepool Power Station.

Minister promises Hartlepool’s nuclear power station has bright future after Brexit

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Sir Vince Cable. Picture by PA

'We're not just Ukip in reverse' - Sir Vince Cable calls for wealth taxes at Lib Dem party conference

Politics
Grahame Morris, MP for Easington, is on the road to recovery.

MP opens up about cancer fight as he thanks NHS, friends, family and Jeremy Corbyn for support

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Hartlepool Brownies pay special visit to RNLI station to learn about sea safety

Environment
Photo issued by the National Trust of a red squirrel in the grounds of Wallington in Northumberland, as they have made a remarkable comeback on the estate after nearly being wiped out

Red squirrels return to North East visitor attraction after near-extinction through deadly virus

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Hartlepool RNLI - pic by Tom Collins.

Hartlepool lifeboat search for missing person

Environment
This year's Great British Beach Clean is running from September 15 until September 18.

Will you take part in this year's Great British Beach Clean?

Environment

Hartlepool great-gran urging smokers to quit for Stoptober

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Hospital trust leaders' non attendance at a meeting over the future of fertility services in town angered Hartlepool Borough Council

Councillors vow they ‘will not be lied to’ after fertility unit rift with hospital trust

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98% of GP practices in the North East have been rated as 'good' or 'outstanding'.

North East has largest percentage of 'good' and 'outstanding' GP practices

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Oriental eye worm poses 'significant threat' to UK dogs and cats, warn vets

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Workmen at Mulberry House in Peterlee.

Work begins on £750,000 housing project

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