Hartlepool Mail

Majority of Hartlepool people would vote the same way now over Brexit

The candidates for Hartlepool's De Bruce ward. Clockwise, from top left, James Barker (Independent), Karen Louise King (The For Britain Movement), Mike Clark (Conservative - no picture supplied) and Stephen Thomas (Labour).

Meet the candidates who want your vote in Hartlepool’s De Bruce ward

Hartlepool RNLI inshore lifeboat pictured at the Ferry Road lifeboat station, where volunteer crew members are pictured dealing with the casualty at the rear of the boat. Picture courtesy of RNLI/Tom Collins.

Man rescued from water by RNLI near Hartlepool

Light rain

Petition pushes for answers over dog shot dead by police in Hartlepool


Is the mini-heatwave over? What this week's weather has in store


Hartlepool pub ordered to turn down the music


Roadworks round-up: Where you might face delays in the Hartlepool area on Monday, April 23

Verne Troyer, who has died. Picture: Ian West/PA Wire.

Hollywood star Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Police are appealing for information to help find Mandy Gibson, 32, from Murton.

Police search for missing County Durham woman with links to South Shields

Young Aaron Cunningham, number 20, is sent off in Saturday's match.

Hartlepool United settle for draw as new owner Raj Singh's era officially dawns

Raj Singh

Raj Singh takeover gets green light – as new chairman targets Football League return as quickly as possible

Hartlepool United
Hartlepool United manager Matthew Bates.

Matthew Bates wants Hartlepool United to go out on a high in final home game

Hartlepool United
Jon Lewis

Durham coach Jon Lewis blames weather and lack of preparation for humbling Kent defeat


Rafa Benitez outlines his big ambitions for Newcastle amid speculation linking him with Arsenal

Newcastle United

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman reveals first details of his pre-season plans

Sunderland AFC

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman still hoping to stay up, but says Blackburn Rovers are the model to follow if they drop

Sunderland AFC

Durham can bounce back from bad first day, says debutant Nathan Rimmington

Nicola Walker in The Split.

Big Preview AND TRAILER: Nicola Walker on BBC One's The Split

TV and Film
Swedish DJ Avicii. Pic by PA.

Swedish DJ Avicii dies aged 28

Tommy Banks

Food and Drink: Chef Tommy Banks likes to experiment with sweet and savoury tastes

From drab shed to tropical paradise - Fiona Fisk (Floral Pavilion Co-ordinator for Harrogate Flower Show) unlocks the new Secret Sheds attraction.

Gardening: Look out for special deals at Harrogate Spring Flower Show

The West Hartlepool squad of 1984.

Remembering the year when West topped the table

Direct Line Car Insurance research suggests that half of drivers (50%) think it is acceptable to break speed limits. Pic: Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

Vote: Half of drivers think speeding is acceptable - do you agree?