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A wreath for a war hero

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10:05am Monday 1st September 2014

WHEN I move on from the editor's chair, one of my proudest memories will be the sight and sound of a Lancaster bomber, from the Battle of Britain Memorial flight, thundering low over the statue of war hero Andrew Mynarski at Durham Tees Valley Airport.

Home alone

The Northern Echo:

10:18am Friday 29th August 2014

DON’T laugh – there really is an illness called Retired Husband Syndrome.

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

It’s time for an upgrade

10:01am Monday 1st September 2014

FOR far too long, the North has been hampered by second-class rail services and the opportunity to change that doesn’t come along very often.

Check your facts about our hospital

The Northern Echo:

10:05am Monday 1st September 2014

I WISH Nigel Boddy had done some research before writing his scaremongering letter (HAS, August 29) about the NHS.

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

The dust gatherers

The Northern Echo:

10:13am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A survey has confirmed what most of us already know – men are rubbish at household chores. But what’s their excuse? asks Nel Staveley

Feel the heat – but stay safe

3:41pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WITH British summers so unreliable, it’s no wonder many of us are keen to make the most of the sunshine when it shows up, and a leisurely walk – or a strenuous hike – is a great way of getting outdoors into the fresh air.

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

New owners of Dales Italian on path to success

The Northern Echo: DINING OUT: Giovanni's restaurant in Leyburn. Picture: STUART BOULTON.

6:27pm Monday 1st September 2014

BY a quirk of fate that I still don't quite understand, we found ourselves without childcare duties on a Wednesday night recently.

Pumpkin cheesecake

The Northern Echo:

11:33am Monday 1st September 2014

HALLOWEEN may a couple of months away but we’re beginning to enter the season for pumpkins. We’ve frequently had this pumpkin cheesecake on the menu and it’s proved very popular.

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

Football’s North star

The Northern Echo:

12:45pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

IN the 1950s if you could get a game of football for Bishop Auckland, Crook Town, Shildon and Durham County then you had to be a decent player.

Ibiza is the place to be in 2014

The Northern Echo: Ibiza I-Tech:  Seat's best-selling small car is better value than ever before and helping lead the Spanish manufacturer's product-led fightback

12:50am Thursday 28th August 2014

AFTER a brush with near-death Seat is fighting fit and setting new sales records in the UK.

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
Backtrack
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

Soapwatch
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.


The Northern Echo: Dr Neil O'BrienNORTH DURHAM CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP
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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