Clockwise from top left, Andy Capp, Hartlepool United footballers in the late 1980s, Stuart Drummond (right) the day after he became Mayor of Hartlepool and Seaton Carew Beach.

Hartlepool by-election: 10 random facts you may not know about the town

The upcoming Parliamentary by-election has thrown Hartlepool back into the national spotlight,

Saturday, 1st May 2021, 9:28 am

With many journalists taking a crash course in our history ahead of polling day on May 6, we wondered how many of these 10 random facts you knew about the town and its people. Read more: 23 famous people with Hartlepool links and 14 TV shows and movies to be filmed in the Hartlepool area.

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