A TUTOR led dozens of people on a course all about cancer – and then realised he had the symptoms himself.
A COUNCIL has announced its new cabinet to decide on the future of services for thousands of householders.
POLICE have assured residents that they are doing all they can to disrupt serious organised crime after four men were arrested over alleged Class A drugs and money-laundering offences.
A COLLEGE student has won a gold medal at the British College Sport’s National Championships.
A NURSERY is appealing to the community for help to breathe new life into their garden.
POLICE are urging residents to be on their guard after fake £20 notes were found to be in circulation.
FOUR men were arrested in connection with drugs and money-laundering offences after dawn raids.
A PIZZA shop boss has appeared in court and admitted a knife attack.
POLICE are appealing for witness as they investigate a deliberate fire at a house and vandalism to four cars.
CALLS have been made for people to back their local markets in a campaign taking place across the country.1 comment
A MOTHER died after being given huge amounts of oxygen by a nurse “not trained” in the procedure.
VISITORS to coastal beauty spots can take a tern on a new bus service.
THE parents of a toddler diagnosed with a rare cancer have spoken about his devastating illness as he marks his second birthday.1 comment
A 25-year-old man who died in a horror smash on Saturday has been named as Andrew Dunn.
HEAVY rain is causing flooding and disruption across Hartlepool.
CHANGES are set to be imoposed in the opening hours at waste receyling centres.1 comment
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.1 comment
LOVE-RAT Adam Lloyd-Harris has been labelled a “narcissistic manipulator” after he avoided sentence at his 20th court appearance.
A PASSENGER fled the scene of a fatal crash after getting in a stolen 4x4.2 comments
POLICE have confirmed that a man killed in a horror smash between a car and a minibus that also saw 11 other people injured was from the Hartlepool area.7 comments
A TALENTED Hartlepool youngster is wowing audiences after landing the role of Billy Elliot on the West End stage.1 comment
MILITARY chiefs have paid tribute to a brave soldier with a “northern charm” whose life was tragically cut short when he suffered an electric shock in a hotel room while off-duty.
HERITAGE fans from Hartlepool and east Durham are being invited to a family history event.
READERS are having their say about changes at the University Hospital of Hartlepool after leaving a host of comments on our website and Facebook page.2 comments
A RISING boxing star has been remanded in custody over an alleged attack on a woman.
BRITAIN’S biggest boy band One Direction are heading to Sunderland.
A TOWN centre pub is having its licence reviewed after police claimed a number of incidents of violence and disorder – including possession of taser-style weapons – had taken place.
A LOVE rat who conned £20,000 out of his girlfriend has been branded an “actor” after failing to turn up for the 19th court appearance in his case.
A YOUNG woman who was knocked down by a car died from her injuries more than five years later.
The new Mayor of Peterlee says he is planning to work hard to raise as much funds as possible for the town’s young people.3 comments
The number of people claiming unemployment benefit dropped slightly in Hartlepool last month.3 comments
A MOTORIST crashed his car into another vehicle while high on drugs – a day after he was stopped by police for the exact same offence.1 comment
A HERO soldier who survived being shot at in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Iraq was killed when he received an electric shock in a hotel room.
A BREAST cancer care group has championed the “bravery” of film star Angelina Jolie in revealing that she has had a double mastectomy operation.
DRIVERS were today facing hazardous conditions on many roads as heavy rain hit the area.
TRAFFIC was reported to be queueing on the A19 in East Durham after an accident today.
POLICE investigating disorder after the Tyne-Wear derby in Newcastle have released more CCTV images of people they need to trace.
A SECOND World War grenade found in the sands of Seaton Carew has been detonated by bomb experts.3 comments
YOUNG people proved they have the skills to succeed.
HUNDREDS of speeding motorists face police action after a week-long operation across the roads of Cleveland and County Durham.1 comment
TWO trainees at an employment charity are celebrating after they were offered work at the Glastonbury Festival.
BOSSES at a flagship college have been criticised after exam results faltered as they grappled with budget cuts while settling into their new campus.
FIFTY fantastic walkers have been praised for helping to add hundreds of pounds to a hospice’s coffers.
POPULAR Edie Coates has certainly made an impression on her many patients.
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Weather for Peterlee
Friday 24 May 2013
Temperature: 5 C to 9 C
Wind Speed: 25 mph
Wind direction: North east
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Wind direction: North