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Peter Heron's wedding to Freda Buddie three years after Ann's murder

'My family were torn apart twice: once by my wife's murderer and once by the police' - Peter Heron demands an apology for his arrest

FINE: Health and Safety Executive

Engineering firm fined after accident causes employee to lose eye

HOME: Redworth House, Shildon, deemed inadequate by the Care Quality Commission. Picture: ANDY LAMB

Shildon care home slammed for a second time by inspectors promises improvements

FATAL FIRE: Forensics at the scene Picture: GAVIN HAVERY

Neighbours and friends tell of shock as man who died in County Durham house fire named locally as John Wilson, 60

JAILED: Clockwise from top left, Anthony Cooper, Christopher Burton, Damian Mottram, Jonathan Lockey

Darlington heavyweight boxer Chris 'HighTower' Burton among four jailed for threatening to slice up drug dealer

Peter Heron speaks to The Northern Echo at his daughter's home in Wynyard. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Peter Heron: 'Police banged on my door to accuse me of murder - and my life was destroyed yet again'

APPEAL: Detectives investigating the murder of Shane Tunney are appealing for the driver of this car to come forward

Shane Tunney murder: Police release CCTV footage in attempt to find car driver

Durham Crown Court. (34190043)

Man accused of cliff-threat to girlfriend accepts prosecution case against him

Dog hit by car and killed on Yarm Road, Darlington

Dog hit by car and killed on Yarm Road, Darlington

BIRTHDAY: Annie Cowell on her 107th birthday at St. Mary's Care Home, Chester le Street. Picture: TOM BANKS (34180469)

Annie celebrates her 107th birthday with a singsong

York Crown Court.

Prolific Darlington thief jailed after being caught using stolen car to pick up methadone prescription

CHALLENGE: The Campaign for National Parks says it will decide in September whether to legally challenge the decision to allow a potash mine within the North York Moors National Park

National Parks campaign body warns it may mount legal challenge over North York Moors potash plans

OPEN: VIPs cut the ribbon to open Wynyard Gardens, from left Sir John Hall, his daughter Allison Antonopoulos, Stockton Deputy Mayor Ken Dixon, rose expert Michael Marriott and Deputy Mayoress Linda Dixon. Picture: ANDY LAMB

Pictures: Official opening of Sir John Hall's Wynyard Walled Garden

TRIUMPH: Hannah Barker competing at the Royal International Horse Show at Hickstead

Ten-year-old horse rider triumphs at Royal International Horse Show

PROGRESS: An artist's impression of the Prince of Wales engine

£5m locomotive project steaming ahead

DOGGONE: PC Natasha Susnik from Warwickshire Police with Molly the Jack Russell who was reunited with her owners 200 miles away in County Durham after she was stolen in a burglary seven years ago.

7 years and 200 miles - Molly the stolen County Durham dog finally reunited with owners

APPEAL: Police are appealing for information after a male cyclist punched an elderly woman unconscious as she got out her car

Cyclist punched elderly woman unconscious as she stepped out of car

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL: Where Laura Turner works.

Facebook sex comments from Durham radiographer were 'humiliating' and 'degrading' to colleagues, tribunal told

CLEOPATRA: Britain’s Got Talent star Tony 'The Roman' Jose is re-entering after finding his Cleopatra for his new act. Pictured: Michael 'Gardenius' Jones and Tony 'The Roman' Jose with Jo 'Cleopatra' Yelland. Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Rome's last stand? Durham's Gladiator plans final bid for TV fame

'WASTE': Darlington Borough Council has spent more than £14,000 advertising a senior job – which itself comes with a sky-high salary

Cash-strapped Darlington council spend £14,000 advertising one job vacancy

CLEVELAND CUP: Dennis McGuire with a photo of his grandfather. Picture: STUART BOULTON.

Footballer's grandson sheds light on long lost team

ASSAULT: Police arrest man after McDonalds attack

Teenager headbutted for getting in the way of the straws at McDonalds

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair

Tony Blair could be made to stand trial for war crimes, suggests Jeremy Corbyn

Vampire striker called Luis stars in new children's book

Vampire striker called Luis stars in new children's book

RELATIVES: Jill Rowland is tracing her family history

Can you help with the Robson family tree?

SHOW: Michaela Strachan signs a copy of her book for Noah, 6, and Charlie, 8, Robertson, at Adventure Valley in Durham. Picture: TOM BANKS (34189084)

Michaela Strachan in Durham

STORAGE: Keys are handed over to the new unit for the County Durham Furniture Help Scheme at Chilton by CEO of NE First Credit Union Gavin Hennessey to charity employee Shannon Heightley as Charity CEO Steve Mitton, volunteers and staff look on. Picture:

Furniture Help Scheme to offer credit to struggling families

SPLITTING UP? Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards

Has South Shields' Little Mix star Perrie Edwards split from former One Direction singer Zayn Malik

FED UP: Councillor Bill Blenkinsopp (second from left) with Cubby volunteers (left to right) Clair Peacock, Sheila Plaskett and Christine Allan

Cubby supporters accuse Durham County Council of delaying bid to find new home

PRESENTATION: Wolsingham students present the findings of their investigation into why a local beck floods and what can be done about it.

Students help prepare for future floods

Swaledale sheep, in Upper Teesdale

Two artists commissioned to mark Teesdale views

JUNCTION: Brian Hall at five lanes end

New statistics reveal more traffic at "danger" crossroads

FILMING: Gregg Wallace filming during a visit to Beamish Museum's bakery

Masterchef's Gregg Wallace celebrates Durham food

BITTEN: Lurcher Blue, belonging to Louise Smith, was bitten recently

'Seek help quickly' - Vet warning after snakebites in Darlington

Residents urged to have their say on how contaminated land is dealt with

CASH SUPPORT: The Friends of Durham Cathedral are donating £216,000 over the coming year

Know who you're Friends are: Cathedral supporters donate £216k

RIVER: Rowers on the River Wear in Durham City. Picture: TOM BANKS

Gushing praise for rivers project

GRANTS: The Children's Foundation

Four causes share £2,990 grants

TRAINING: Rebecca Devine, aDurham Cathedral precentorial admin assistant, who will cycle the Durham Big Ride in aid of the cathedral

Cyclists wanted for Team Durham Cathedral

ATTACKED: Hannah, pictured in a family snap before the attack.

Horse horror - animal left with ten-inch wound

REVAMP: Whitby Hospital

Architects selected to help revamp hospital

PROTESTOR: The man was removed from York Minster last night

Protestor who scaled York Minster is released by police without charge

BANNED: Traffic on A19 where cyclists are now banned.

Banned: Cyclists barred from riding down stretch of A19 in bid to prevent accidents

CAMPAIGN: Opponents of Hargreaves' proposals to opencast near Pittington, with the site in the background.

Opencast row: campaigners prepare for public inquiry

ACCIDENT SCENE: Police and emergency services on the scene. Picture: Cleveland Police

Witness appeal after three people injured during rush hour collision

SPINELESS: Millie Pinder, six, of Chilton, County Durham Picture: COLIN DAVISON (34099011)

Awesome world of invertebrates unveiled at Spineless exhibition in Newcastle's Hancock

LEAP OF FAITH: Skydivers take to the skies. Library image

Taking a leap of faith in the name of Darlington charity

BRASS: Durham Constabulary brass band play at Scar Top, Barnard Castle  Picture: IAN HAMILTON

Police brass band plays at Barnard Castle

PROBLEM: Len Campbell at his home in Newton Aycliffe with his BMW car for which a manufacturer has stopped making the tyres he needs Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

One puncture could cost Newton Aycliffe motorist £500

Gateshead Millennium Bridge  (34032702)

Gateshead Millennium Bridge to be lit up with colours of national charity

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