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The A168 in North Yorkshire Picture: Google Street View

Motorists praised after loose horses run amok on busy road

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Mother-of-two caught speeding while she was banned from driving

Depressed banned driver tried to pin speeding conviction on her boyfriend

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The Great North Air Ambulance

Woman, 60, seriously injured after falling from horse near Shildon

RELEASE: Liam Robinson expected to be immediately released having spent six months behind bars since arrest.

Pair jailed for failed bid to bludgeon way into railway station office

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Darlington for Culture committee chairman, John Dean, hopes the town's libraries will not be sacrificed to fund the Civic Theatre's restoration. Picture: David Wood.

'Don't sacrifice our libraries' - Darlington Arts group urges council rethink

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Kimberly Bertram

Concern for missing pregnant woman

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Picket lines to return to region's hospitals as BMA accuses Jeremy Hunt of "shambolic mishandling" of junior doctors dispute

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Chloe Castro was on The Voice this weekend  (55132301)

Teenage busker through to next round of The Voice

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Councillors will debate the housing plan for Wingate when they meet at County Hall in Durham

Housing proposed for site of former clinic

Bill Geldart on the coronary care unit with cardiologists Rob Wright, Douglas Muir and Paul Williams

High risk surgery brings new lease of life to pensioner

Road closed after five-vehicle smash

Pensioner dies in four-vehicle crash

Woman taken to hospital as a precaution after crash on A66 near Longnewton

Woman cut free after A66 crash

Dog rescued, deer dies after getting trapped in mud

Dog rescued, deer dies after getting trapped in mud

Redcar MP Anna Turley with the Redcar Town U18 girls team

MP signs up to support Teenage Cancer Trust in memory of teenager

St Bede’s Peterlee team members (l-r) Josh Korucu, Olivia Fishwick, Holly Lightowler, Anne Reece of the Reece Foundation, Cameron White and Isobel Fishwick (55028932)

Alarm helps young scientists win through to national finals

Rachel Hetherington with her baby Briannah who died in her arms following a ten-month fight. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Campaigning mum's baby dies in her arms at 10 months despite predictions of "days or weeks"

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Lotus sports car flips over on the A19 - driver escapes

Volunteers taking part in Big Sleep Out event in Redcar

Dozens spend the night sleeping on the streets of Redcar

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TEA: Resident Hilda Elliot

Care home holds vintage tea party to promote dignity for residents

The cast of Aladdin (54594613)

Panto nearly sold out , oh yes it did

DALES: Hawes, North Yorkshire

Couple fight back over care home plans

Union members across the North-East are urged to pressure the Government over the controversial Trade Union Bill. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire.

Support for North-East union members during week of action

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FUNDRAISING: (left) Weardale councillor Anita Savoury has started a campaign to raise funds for the under-threat RSVP service. She is pictured with the pharmacist Janet Price and and coordinator Jean Graham. Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Campaign launched to save vital service for patients in Weardale

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The guns roar at the York salute to mark the Queen's 64 years on the throne.

Guns blast out to honour Queen's 64 years on the throne

Show director Charles Mills and John Walsh, managing director of Abraham Moon and Sons, watching the specially commissioned Yorkshire tweed coming off the loom.

Just the thing for the fashion-conscious farmer - the Great Yorkshire tweed

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BUS: The Little White Bus

New bus timetables announced for Wensleydale receive mixed reviews from passengers

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Learning in the classroom, trainee teacher Liam Kelly with Holy Family pupils Jacob McAllister, eight and Hannah Cole, nine

Call goes out for would-be teachers amid North-East baby boom

Councillors Kathleen Duggan, Linda McKendrick, Sydney Duggan, Rhoda Makepeace, Darren Blake from Blake Hopkinson Architecture and Barbara Armstrong, chairperson from Cornsey Parish Council.  (55010971)

Work underway on new Esh Winning Community Centre

Third Energy, which has defended its safety record

Fracking firm scotches 'poor safety record' claims

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Bad weather caused more rock to fall from the castle walls in Barnard Castle

Campaign to save Barnard Castle's crumbling castle walls gains momentum

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Jet skier taken to hospital

Five vehicle smash - elderly man seriously hurt

Five vehicle smash - elderly man seriously hurt

First council tax rise for seven years

Alison Morgan and Sue Walker walk through the Congburn Arboretum, which will open to the public for charity. Picture: TOM BANKS (55129041)

Woodland walk for charity next weekend

The Hutchinson's flock of Swaledale sheep, in Upper Teesdale

BBC to broadcast version of North-East documentary Addicted to Sheep

Pioneering foster scheme celebrates major milestone

Book poll shows what's hot at libraries

The Star Wars-themed fun day at B&Q Darlington was enjoyed by Sammy Bowron, 8, James Bowron, 8, and Adam Bowron, 8, who met Chewbacca. Picture: Sarah Caldecott.

Force awakens in DIY warehouse

Jacob Cole with his dad, Steve, at Stockton Central Library

Young book lover takes up reading challenge

Group picture of staff and students in red as part of Stockton Riverside College’s BHF event

College wears its heart on its sleeve

The Reverend Richard Rowling at St Lawrence's Church, Carlton Miniott

Tributes paid to community stalwart rector as he departs for jail role

Nine-year-old Ellie Blake, of Chester-le-Street, who has raised cash for homeless people by organising a wear a hat to school to day. Picture: TOM BANKS (55126884)

How Ellie used hats to help the homeless

Show based on the life of Jean Ross to be staged at The Witham

One-woman show to explore Cabaret character Sally Bowles

Tony Brimm with daughter Rosanna, 10, whose pet chickens were stolen from the family allotment

Girl, ten, devastated as pet chickens stolen from family allotment

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Cllr Hazel Pearson, centre, at a special party thrown for her as she steps down from politics. She will not be standing in the May election. Pictured with Conservative Cllrs Chris and John Hobson at her farewell party last year

Tributes paid following death of long-standing and popular former Middlesbrough councillor Hazel Pearson

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Bagby Airfield, whose owner wants to redevelop it

Fresh plans set to heighten row over rural airfield

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Scott Thomson Meikle, from Stanhope, has been disqualified as a company director after failing to submit timely tax returns and pay amounts due to HMRC

Stanhope company director disqualified after failing to pay tax

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Marco Pierre White and Dan Toombs in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Curry fanatic's diary proves hot stuff on internet

Branch Manager Dawn Moore with Dennis Boström and Alan Flavell, both of Billingham Stars, and Darlington Building Society CEO Colin Fyfe

Ice hockey club receives cash boost

Property vandalised

Property vandalised

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