A DRIVER has died after a horror smash that also saw a woman airlifted to hospital with serious injuries.
HEAVY rain is causing flooding and disruption across Hartlepool.
CHANGES are set to be imoposed in the opening hours at waste receyling centres.
WHAT a tough challenge that was!
A PASSENGER fled the scene of a fatal crash after getting in a stolen 4x4.
ONE of football’s hard men will be in Hartlepool next weekend to support a town charity.
TWELVE jobs have been created with the opening of a new shop.
A DOORMAN who threw a man out of a pub onto the pavement has been given a suspended prison sentence.
A MOTORIST who was killed in a horror smash with a minibus as he tried to perform a u-turn in the road was a former driving instructor.
LOVE-RAT Adam Lloyd-Harris has been labelled a “narcissistic manipulator” after he avoided sentence at his 20th court appearance.
Unemployment in the North East increased by 1,000 in the three months to March, official figures have revealed.
A council cleaner kicked a live Second World War hand grenade he found on a beach in Hartlepool, then picked it up and put it in his loader before continuing his litter pick, he said.
Boy band One Direction have announced plans for a stadium world tour in 2014, which will include a gig in Sunderland.
A 27-year-old is to cycle from Newcastle to France on a penny farthing to raise money for a charity which supported his family.
A training board for the construction sector has warned that there is still much work to be done to return the North East's construction industry back to growth.
A murder investigation has been launched following the shooting of a man on Saturday night, police said.
England's largest local councils spent more than £6 million hosting the Olympic Torch for last year's Games, figures published on the one-year anniversary of the start of the relay show.
One hundred years of glorious gardens will be celebrated when the world's most famous flower show throws its doors open this week.
The UK was holding out for a hero - but in the event Bonnie Tyler was totally eclipsed by bookies' favourite Denmark at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Half of hospitalised Crohn's disease patients believe their recovery was hampered because of poor hospital food, a poll suggests.
A HARTLEPOOL construction company has brought jobs joy to town by creating 40 new posts.
CAR giant Nissan today launches a drive to fill 50 new posts at its Wearside plant.
BILLIONAIRE Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has added £550m to his fortune in the last year and remains the richest person in the North East.
UNION bosses have cancelled a training event planned for the Stadium of Light amid fears members would not attend in protest at Paolo Di Canio’s appointment as Sunderland manager.1 comment
We all know that although the NHS budget is protected, which means it is not going down, or being cut, the demands on it are consistently going up, so this means in effect a limited amount of money has to go further.
I will be surprised if commentators provide a true appraisal of the Government’s record when the Queen’s Speech is delivered – worse on jobs, worse on growth and the biggest squeeze on living standards for a generation.
One of the problems that you might be facing if your trying to keep fit, is as the name implies, you’ve got to keep at it.
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Weather for Peterlee
Sunday 19 May 2013
Temperature: 8 C to 12 C
Wind Speed: 14 mph
Wind direction: North
Temperature: 8 C to 13 C
Wind Speed: 15 mph
Wind direction: North