TWO men have been arrested after police pursued a stolen vehicle which crashed.
NORTH-East residents who voted for Brexit may well have shot the region in the foot, according to research released on the eve of the Government moving to trigger Article 50.
MERGER talks are being held between two of the region’s colleges.
A MAN jailed for his role in a drugs cartel benefited by an estimated £108,216 from his illegal activities.
A FREE initiative to help people with Parkinson’s to get moving is being showcased at a special one-day exercise event next week.
CLAIMS of dubious asset sales by Middlesbrough Council have been used as a “political football” despite there being no evidence of wrongdoing, the authority’s chief executive said under oath yesterday.
THE death of teenage prisoner who was found hanged in his cell came as a shock to both staff and fellow inmates, an inquest heard today.
A ROMANTIC man has used the information board at a railway station to propose to his girlfriend. The man, called Craig, was given permission to use the electronic board at Glasgow Central to post the following message: "Linsay. We met here on our…
A PROJECT to widen a stretch of the A19 on Teesside could be facing further delays according to an MP.
DAME Vera Baird has been given an award for improving how workplace’s support employees suffering domestic abuse.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in a busy shopping centre car park.
A DEMENTIA Friendly Charter to support football fans living with Alzheimer’s disease or those recovering from strokes has been signed by a North-East club.
BRITISH driver Guy Wilks has confirmed he will enter all 12 rounds of this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship driving a Volkswagen RX Polo, writes Larry Carter.
COUPLES planning their wedding can have a look around Durham's register office at an open day on Sunday.
I VERY much agree with John Minto’s letter (HAS, March 24) when he compares the Beeching railway cuts to the proposed cuts to the library service in Darlington. If Doctor Beeching and his ministers had spent some of their time talking to people who…
IT looks like a rotting wreck – and to many people that’s probably just what it is – but to others it’s an automotive treasure.
A MARRIED and long-serving GP is facing disciplinary action after making unwelcome sexual advances towards six women over six years, stating: "I have bachelor blood in me".
ENTHUSIASTS wanting to see the world’s fastest animal breed and hunt are being invited to a viewpoint opening in the Yorkshire Dales on Saturday.
A NORTH-East grandfather shortlisted for a national award has been touring the region in a final push to clinch votes.
NINE out of ten taxpayers across the country are facing increases in their annual bills from next month, according to a new survey.
A CONSTRUCTION manager from the region is appearing on a TV documentary about what goes on behind the scenes of the rail industry.
A TEAM of cyclists will be pedalling from Lands End to John O' Groats in aid of the Male Cancer Awareness Campaign.
AN organisation supporting veterans in the region has handed over money raised for ABF The Soldier’s Charity.
COMMUNITY leaders have joined forces in a commitment to the future of a historic part of a North-East town.
TOP police officers and a North-East prison governor are spending a night sleeping out to raise awareness about the links between homelessness, crime and reoffending.
A GRANDFATHER who has raised more than £5,000 for charity since he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease is hoping for a repeat of last year’s success with another fundraiser.
Hartlepool United have reduced ticket prices for the home game with Barnet on Saturday, April 22 to £10 for adults and £5 concessions in all areas of the stadium, both in advance and on the day.
A MAN previously jailed for an attempted post office robbery was found in possession of a knife in a bank in the village, a court heard.
PLANS for a £10m cancer centre in the grounds of a North Yorkshire hospital have been lodged with the local council.
DOZENS turned up to a County Durham museum to celebrate a Fund which saved it from closure this month.
ELITE cyclists will be testing their stamina when they take part in the first East Cleveland Klondike GP at the weekend.
A CAMPAIGN has been launched to raise awareness of loan sharks and to reduce illegal money lending in Chester-le-Street.
POLLY Byers has celebrated her 100th birthday on the site she began school as a child.
STAFF and residents at a care home have been treated to a surprise visit from Peter Andre.
THE next generation of chess champions have called checkmate on their North-East competitors after qualifying for a prestigious national contest.
THE Formula One season might be up and running following last weekend’s opening round in Australia, but for thousands of British motorsport fans, this weekend’s action at Brands Hatch will be regarded as the real start of another year of…
NEWCASTLE UNITED striker Dwight Gayle has been named on a three-man shortlist for the Championship Player of the Season award at the 2017 EFL Awards.
INVITING a few friends round for a cup of tea and a chat to promote Fairtrade made a ton of cash for a school campaign.
A HEALTH club operator has vowed to continue investing in operations after rising membership numbers nudged profits higher.