WELCOME to Your 7-day catch-up where we bring you a round-up of the top stories featured on your Hartlepool Mail website throughout the week.
Monday’s Mail saw the headline ‘What a sickener’ when figures revealed Hartlepool as the sickest town in the North-East for the number of people on health-related benefits.
Monday also brought great news that brave cancer sufferer Bradley Doyle was back home in Hartlepool after months in hospital.
A cash crisis could spend the end of the Citizens Advice Bureau was making the news on Tuesday.
And Tuesday also saw the start of our Election 2012 run-in with Burn Valley kicking off the coverage to May 3.
We got some ‘Lessons from the Law’ on Wednesday as figures revealed police had been called out to secondary schools in Hartlepool 123 times in 12 months.
Wednesday also brought news that the mum of our little princess Becky Bell will start this year’s Race for Life in Hartlepool in her daughter’s memory.
It was a ‘Cracking’ Thursday as Hartlepool police revealed a record low in crime figures for the town.
It was down also for unemployment figures – a welcome boost even though it was just seven
And Frank and Hopeful delivered their predictions ahead of Hartlepool’s clash with Tranmere yesterday.
Also don’t miss their verdict in Monday’s video episode.
And it was ‘Gown and out’ on Friday as a gran, 71, told how she was stranded in her dressing gown and slippers at a hospital A&E at 5am after being treated.
And the votes were in....as Friday also saw the final four of the Mail’s 2012 Bride of the Year competition revealed.
The final will take place on Tuesday – so watch out for your winner at www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk on Wednesday.