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Female shopkeeper robbed at gunpoint

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The Wesley building on fire. Picture by Tom Collins

Wesley owners reveal their plans for building as police probe arson attack

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Durham and Cleveland police forces are joining forces to tackle dangerous drivers

Police forces work together to target danger drivers

Crime
Chief executive Julie Gillon signs the Teesside University partnership.

Vital help for patients thanks to new Tees Valley research centre

Health

RSPCA chiefs welcome plans for tougher animal cruelty sentences

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Drama group set to stage 57th annual panto

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Further warning of severe winter weather along North East coast

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Police called to Wynyard Hall after party chaos

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Hartlepool resident Eric Hughes who is living well with dementia, Hospital of God Director David Granath, and manager of The Bridge Laura Robinson show their support for dementia with Alzheimers Society forget-me-not flowers

Dementia cases in Hartlepool expected set to see big rise in coming years

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Don't forget to leave extra time to defrost the car this morning

Warning to commuters after coldest night of the year

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Further warning of severe winter weather along North East coast

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Don't forget to leave extra time to defrost the car this morning

Warning to commuters after coldest night of the year

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Research found that more fatal motorbike crashes take place on nights where there is a full moon.

Full moons increase chances of fatal motorbike crashes

Transport
A nine-vehicle collision which closed the A19 southbound last night.

Nine-vehicle collision closes A19 near Hartlepool

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Female shopkeeper robbed at gunpoint

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The Wesley building on fire. Picture by Tom Collins

Wesley owners reveal their plans for building as police probe arson attack

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Durham and Cleveland police forces are joining forces to tackle dangerous drivers

Police forces work together to target danger drivers

Crime
The RSPCA has welcomed plans for tougher sentences in animal cruelty cases

RSPCA chiefs welcome plans for tougher animal cruelty sentences

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Hartlepool school gets £3,000 hi-tech boost in national contest

Education
Less than a third of North East students are likely to go to university

Chances of going to university depend on where school leavers live

Education
Throston Primary School pupils spending the day by torchlight, as part of an Eco day at the school.

Lights go out at Hartlepool primary school to boost eco awareness

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Amy McBean.

Hartlepool teenager chosen for national honour

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Further warning of severe winter weather along North East coast

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Don't forget to leave extra time to defrost the car this morning

Warning to commuters after coldest night of the year

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Map of the area of the North East coast covered by today's yellow alert. Picture: Met Office

Met Office issues yellow warning over snow and ice along North East coast

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People take part in sledding on Gold Hill Common, Chalfont St Peter, in Buckinghamshire, today. Much of the country has been affected by snow and icy conditions.

Warning to motorists as North East braces for icy weather

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Dementia cases in Hartlepool expected set to see big rise in coming years

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Hartlepool MP Mike Hill.

Hartlepool MP swaps Christmas cards for hospice donation

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker address a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker early Friday morning following crucial overnight talks on the issue of the Irish border (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

What happens next with Brexit?

Politics
Theresa May has to satisfy demands from the Irish and the Democratic Unionist Party for Brexit talks to progress. Picture by PA

Brexit talks can finally move on to trade and future relationship between UK and EU after deal agreed

Politics

Storm Caroline is on the way - but how will it affect the North East?

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Hartlepool Borough Councils Household Waste Recycling Centre in Burn Road.

Council’s verdict on flytipping fears after new DIY charges brought in

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Would you support the move?

Iceland and Co-op back bottle return scheme to help cut ocean plastic pollution

Environment
Cold weather is set to hit the region this weekend.

What will the weather be like in the North East this weekend?

Environment
Members of Shotton Partnership 2000 Ltd with their certificate.

Community groups win praise in Royal Horticultural Society awards

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Vital help for patients thanks to new Tees Valley research centre

Health
Hartlepool resident Eric Hughes who is living well with dementia, Hospital of God Director David Granath, and manager of The Bridge Laura Robinson show their support for dementia with Alzheimers Society forget-me-not flowers

Dementia cases in Hartlepool expected set to see big rise in coming years

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Man flu could exist ...

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health
Peppa Pig has been blamed for contributing to patients' unrealistic expectations of what they can expect from their GP.

Peppa Pig blamed for making patients expect too much of their GPs

Health
Lynn Burrows and her daughter Jorja were helped by the Durham Fuel Bank earlier this year.

More than 1,000 people in Durham helped by Fuel Bank scheme

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