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Sister is ‘proud’ of siblings after death of their mum aged just 39

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Sir Ridley Scott

Hartlepool to bestow its highest honour on filmmaker Sir Ridley Scott

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Stephen Picton of  Miles for Men

There is no place like Hartlepool for generocity, says charity campaigner

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Robert Black

Child abusers fail in bid to get sentences cut

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Careers event helps Hartlepool youngsters to make the best choices for their future

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Hartlepool school field to be transformed into ‘wildlife haven’

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Fundraiser aims to boost Alice House Hospice in London Marathon

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Hartlepool couple launched a business after help with a relative’s wedding

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New figures have shown there has been a rise in the number of cyber sex offences aganst children.

Rise in cyber sex offences against children - with under fours even victims of perverts

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John Gough and his partner Ann Bates

Family’s fundraising efforts pass £20,000 mark for Hartlepool hospice

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic woes in Hartlepool on Wednesday February 21

Transport
Activists are calling on Transport Secretary Chris Grayling not to "bail out" the Stagecoach/Virgin franchise for the East Coast Mainline. Pic: PA.

Government urged to return East Coast Mainline to public ownership

Transport
Chester-le-Track is based at Chester-le-Street railway station, as well as Eaglescliffe, but will close at the end of next month. Image copyright Google Maps.

Station toilets and waiting room to close as face-to-face train ticket firm announces its closure

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Roadworks Round-up: Closures and delays in the Hartlepool and East Durham area on Tuesday 20/02/2018

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Child abusers fail in bid to get sentences cut

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New figures have shown there has been a rise in the number of cyber sex offences aganst children.

Rise in cyber sex offences against children - with under fours even victims of perverts

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The incident happened in Tenth Street in Blackhall Colliery. Image copyright Google Maps.

Two men charged after four-hour rooftop disturbance

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Should 'upskirting' be made a criminal offence?

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Careers event helps Hartlepool youngsters to make the best choices for their future

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(Left to right) John Swallow, Claire McDonald, Harrison Mekins, Alisha Atkinson and Teaching Assistant Liam Carroll in front of the part of the school field which will become the nature reserve.

Hartlepool school field to be transformed into ‘wildlife haven’

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Hartlepool Civic Centre

Hartlepool has one of the highest rates in the North East for secondary school exclusions

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Theresa May has concerns about a system that leaves the poorest students in England with the highest debt.

Theresa May announces 'sweeping review' of student finance scheme in England

Education

Hartlepool couple launched a business after help with a relative’s wedding

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic woes in Hartlepool on Wednesday February 21

Transport
Activists are calling on Transport Secretary Chris Grayling not to "bail out" the Stagecoach/Virgin franchise for the East Coast Mainline. Pic: PA.

Government urged to return East Coast Mainline to public ownership

Transport
Chester-le-Track is based at Chester-le-Street railway station, as well as Eaglescliffe, but will close at the end of next month. Image copyright Google Maps.

Station toilets and waiting room to close as face-to-face train ticket firm announces its closure

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MP calls for services to be brought back to Hartlepool’s hospital

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Hartlepool Civic Centre

Don’t miss out on chance to have your say on keeping Hartlepool safe

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Hartlepool MP Mike Hill. Picture by FRANK REID

£205,000 government boost for new Hartlepool housing scheme welcomed by MP

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Councillors react to 23% rise in crime in Hartlepool

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What's the weather forecast for the North East this weekend?

Environment
The Environment Agency has warned that intense bouts of flooding are set to become more frequent in the UK because of climate change.

Severe flooding will become more frequent due to climate change, warn experts

Environment

Will we get snow in the North East today?

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It's going to be a wet and windy week in the North East.

Wind and rain to batter North East as country faces miserable forecast

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Freezing temperatures forecast for North East overnight with ice and snow warning

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Fundraiser aims to boost Alice House Hospice in London Marathon

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Hartlepool MP Mike Hill.

MP calls for services to be brought back to Hartlepool’s hospital

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Employers are being accused of having "antiquated" attitudes to recruiting women as new evidence revealed many believe it is reasonable to ask about plans to have children during a job interview.

Vote: Is it reasonable for employers to ask women about plans for having children?

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A North East Ambulance Service ambulance.

Ambulance service’s pledge to tackle ‘unacceptable’ waits

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Running has a number of benefits.

Feeling Great: Tips to get you out a ‘running rut’

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