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The Northern Echo: GOLDEN GLOW: Yorkshire Olympic medal winning triathelete brothers Alistair (blue top) and Jonny Brownlee at Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire.

9:46am Friday 1st August 2014

Once renowned for flat caps and whippets, Yorkshire is now better known for its natural beauty and sporting success stories. Joe Willis reports as the county celebrates Yorkshire Day

Partners in politics

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10:17am Friday 1st August 2014

WHAT would Denis Thatcher do?

The Northern Echo: Features: Comment
The Northern Echo: Features: Letters

Our pride in Sir Bobby

9:45am Friday 1st August 2014

YESTERDAY was designated by the Football Association as Sir Bobby Robson Day – and it was a fitting tribute to one of County Durham’s best loved sons.

Send the pair of cowards who killed Lee straight to hell

The Northern Echo:

9:50am Friday 1st August 2014

LEE RIGBY’S life was snuffed out in front of our very eyes in broad daylight in a busy London street .

The Northern Echo: Features: Echo Woman
The Northern Echo: Features: Health

Bath-time inspiration

The Northern Echo:

10:52am Wednesday 30th July 2014

On a sunny summer day, the UK’s bestselling author Julia Donaldson is deservedly relaxing in her new garden. She and her husband of almost 42 years, Malcolm, have just moved from their family home near Glasgow to a small Sussex town and their new house, she excitedly reveals, has three baths.

Get ready to run

2:48pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ANYONE seeking to look scorching this summer should stop by Reebok’s Fithub in Debenhams, Eldon Square, tomorrow, where top celebrity fitness trainer Sarah Maxwell, right, will be offering free fitness consultations and advice.

The Northern Echo: Eating Out
The Northern Echo: Food and Drink: Recipes

Blooming tasty

The Northern Echo:

3:52pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Eat, shop, garden... what’s not to like? Jenny Needham finds the cafe at Eggleston Hall growing on her

Apricotty lamb tagine

The Northern Echo:

3:18pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Feeding the clan can result in making a multitude of meals – and Jane Kennedy has had enough. Thankfully, the mum of five has a cunning plan: one dish, two ways...

The Northern Echo: North East History
The Northern Echo: Motoring car reviews and news

Cooper does it just like that

The Northern Echo:

8:14pm Friday 18th July 2014

THE Cooper name should be used with respect. So is the latest MINI Cooper S a fitting tribute?

The Northern Echo: Columnists Header

The Northern Echo: Peter Barron

From The Editor's Chair
Editor's view of the week's events.
Dad At Large
Peter Barron on the heartaches & belly laughs that go with being a father of four.

The Northern Echo: Mike Amos

Mike Amos
Discursive and multi-faceted column
Sporting memories

The Northern Echo: Ruth Campbell

Mum At Large
Ruth on the heartaches & belly laughs that go with being a mum.

The Northern Echo: Ray Mallon

Ray Mallon
A personal view of the week's events

The Northern Echo: Rob Merrick

Rob Merrick
Weekly political commentary.

The Northern Echo: Nigel Burton

Gadget Reviews
Best and worst from the world of gadgets
Video Game Reviews
PC, console and handheld
Motor Reviews
Weekly motoring reviews

The Northern Echo: Chris Lloyd

Echo Memories
Weekly column taking a look at North-East History
Memories Blog
North-East history blog

The Northern Echo: Sharon Griffiths

Sharon's View
Opinion from the region's best known woman columnist who never sits on the fence

The Northern Echo: Peter Mullen

Peter Mullen
Topical weekly column from the Rector of St Michael's, Cornhill, in the City of London

The Northern Echo: Harry Mead

Harry Mead
A personal view of the week's events

The Northern Echo: Steve Pratt

Light-hearted delve into soapworld

The Northern Echo: Columnists: Viv Hardwick

Tonight's TV
Viv's look at tonight's TV

The Northern Echo: Staff Blogs

The Northern Echo: Blogs: Peter BarronPETER BARRON
Peter Barron, editor of The Northern Echo since January 1999, joined the paper as a reporter in 1984. He spent a year as editor of the Hartlepool Mail before rejoining The Northern Echo as editor. He is also a former UK columnist of the Year. Sign up for my free email newsletter!

The Northern Echo: Paul Fraser FRASER KICKS OFF
Football chat with The Northern Echo's chief football writer, Paul Fraser. You can follow Paul and our other sports writers on twitter via our sport page.

The Northern Echo: Chris LloydECHO MEMORIES
Chris Lloyd's Echo Memories is one of the most popular features in The Northern Echo, generating plenty of reader reaction every week. This blog aims to air as many as the letters and emails as possible, to encourage more memories and feedback, and to act as a first draft for a future column.

The Northern Echo: Reader Blogs

The Northern Echo: Jobs blogCAREERS ADVICE
Expert careers advice to help you find the right job, from writing a professional CV, to making the right impression during the interview process.

The Northern Echo: Darlington CollegeDARLINGTON COLLEGE
Darlington College writes about the life of its students and the full-time and part-time courses it offers.

North Durham CCG chief clinical officer, Dr Neil O'Brien, gives some personal insight into what’s happening in North Durham's NHS.

The Northern Echo: John MorelandEDUCATION
Polam Hall School based in Darlington writes about the issues affecting our students today from primary to secondary education.

The Northern Echo: Button's BlogBUTTON'S BLOG
Button's Blog aims to give Darlington residents a unique insight into the thoughts of the town’s Neighbourhood Police Team Inspector, Mick Button. Sgt Louise Guest of Darlington Neighbourhood Policing team will also contribute.

The Northern Echo: Cockfield BlogCOCKFIELD
Nigel Dowson writes about his home town of Cockfield. Nigel, who was born and bred in Cockfield, owns Jigsaw Hair Salon in Darlington and has a passion for local history.

The Northern Echo: County Durham FoundationCOUNTY DURHAM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
This blog will tell you about new funding streams available through the foundation's grant-making programmes, set up by local donors and through other partnerships including government funding.

The Northern Echo: Paul GoughFEEL GREAT FOR SPORT
Advice from Chartered and State Registered Physiotherapist, Paul Gough, who is known for his successful running of the physiotherapy department at Darlington Football Club for more than four years.

The Northern Echo: Wendy's Slimming BlogWENDY'S SLIMMING BLOG
Join Wendy on her weight loss journey as she looks to slim from 32st down to 10st with the help of Slimming World.

The Northern Echo: Judith Middleton BlogJUDITH'S DIVORCE BLOG
Reflections on divorce, separation and associated topics by Judith Middleton, Consultant at Macks Solcicitors. Judith qualified as a solicitor in 1982 and is accredited as a family law specialist by Resolution. She is also the Regional Press Officer for Resolution, Tees Valley.

The Northern Echo: Colin DevonportSHILDON MATTERS
Colin Devonport offers a view not often aired about the positive side of the railway town with a mining past and glossy future.


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