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Hartlepool News

ARCHER: Darren Kamara taking part in the Invictus Games 2015

Veteran credits Help for Heroes for turning his life around

Leader of Hartlepool Borough Council Christopher Akers-Belcher

Hartlepool council leader writes letter to the Prime Minister over expected cuts

Victim: Shane Tunney

Six teenagers will stand trial in April over murder of Shane Tunney

Portrack interchange. Picture: Google Street View

Lorry driver dies after suffering suspected 'medical episode' and crashing into lamppost on A19 interchange at Stockton

A school nativity

Having a school nativity? Get it featured in The Northern Echo

An award ceremony held at the Hartlepool Maritime Experience for young people from the town who have performed well. They are Rebecca Newton-Smith (Employee of the Year), Jacob Clyburn (Young Entrepreneur of the Year), Kayleigh Driver (Volunteer of the Ye

Scheme which has slashed youth unemployment celebrates achievements

Civic leaders and representatives from Catcote Academy welcome the foreign visitors to the Civic Centre.

Foreign teachers visit Hartlepool in exchange programme

Female motorist injured in Hartlepool accident involving two cars

Female motorist injured in Hartlepool accident involving two cars

Eric Marshall at his house Sunnyside in Bagby near Thirsk in 2011.

Enter our Ho Ho Homes competition and spread a bit of Christmas cheer in your street

Appeal for information on Hartlepool attempted murder

Appeal for information on Hartlepool attempted murder

MISSING: Lynn Fenwick

Missing 58-year-old Hartlepool woman Lynn Fenwick found safe

Huu Ngyen Loe, who is missing

"Vulnerable" teen missing from Teesside thought to have gone to Scotland

Three arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing incident on Sheriff Street, Hartlepool

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing in Hartlepool; three released on bail

Hartlepool council leader Christopher Akers-Belcher, who has warned of cuts to services after the loss of almost £4m in business rates

Council warns services under threat after losing £4m a year in Power Station business rates

Teenage girl missing from Hartlepool

Boulby Potash Mine in East Cleveland

'No future for our family on Teesside' says redundant steelworker after partner and stepson may lose jobs at Boulby

Matt Matharu, from Hartlepool, was jailed for health and safety breaches after a care home resident fell to her death from one of his homes

Fresh blow for Hartlepool care home operator after watchdog condemns another home

Investigation into alleged Cleveland Police phone hacking of Northern Echo journalists, police union chief and solicitor

Northern Echo journalists' phone records 'accessed' by Cleveland Police

Major exercise involving police, fire and other services in Billingham ongoing

Major exercise involving police, fire and other services in Billingham ongoing

The Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge. Four out of five respondents to a BBC survey said they supported the idea of devolution for the north of England.

Support for northern devolution plans 'overwhelming' – survey


Hot Potato club to serve up comedy delights in Hartlepool

Former Lance Corporal Albert Duffy launches at Cleveland Police HQ where he launched an alcohol awareness campaign. Picture by Stuart Boulton.

Campaign launched by brain damaged soldier to tackle drink fuelled 'One Punch' attacks

Chris Searle of Hartlepool council’s Cleansing Team, Headland and Harbour Ward councillor Sylvia Tempest, Kate Ainger of the council’s Community Safety and Engagement Team, PCSO Chris Corkin and the council’s Housing Standards Officer Mark Maskery

Day of action to clean up old Hartlepool and tackle minor crime

Woman given oxygen after Hartlepool flat fire

Woman given oxygen after Hartlepool flat fire

Lance Corporal Albert Duffy who was attacked for no reason in a so-called 'one-punch assault in Hartlepool

War hero who lost career and suffers memory loss after 'one punch' assault supports alcohol awareness campaign

Motorist airlifted to hospital after early morning crash near Wynyard. Picture for illustrative purposes.

Motorist airlifted to hospital after early morning crash near Wynyard

Mayor of Middlesbrough Dave Budd outside the town hall

Devolution project gathering speed as another Tees Valley council signs up

Police are appealing for information after a 40-year-old woman was robbed outside the Hillcarter Hotel in Whitby Street, Hartlepool.

Woman robbed by a man armed with a knife in Hartlepool

Body of man found in Hartlepool Marina

Body of man found in Hartlepool Marina

Hartlepool councillor Kevin Cranney with young apprentice Joe Willey at a new brick-laying apprenticeship centre

New generation of brickies to be trained in Hartlepool

West View Primary School pupils Lilah Robinson (left) and Mollie McGrath greet the Lord-Lieutenant, Sue Snowdon, on her trip to Hartlepool

Queen's representative meets school and college students in Hartlepool

Two-year-old Jacob Jenkins, from Hartlepool, who died last month after choking on a grape

Tragic Jacob Jenkins now up to 25,000 votes in Dreamliner competition

Nick Gullon who produced the timeline charting the First World War in 1915 from The Northern Echo archives

An interactive journey through The Northern Echo archives of First World War 1915

REMEBRANCE: A wreath laid at Darlington Cenotaph.

Guide to Remembrance services in the North-East and North Yorkshire

Jacob Jenkins, two, with his father David Jenkins and mother Abigail Wilson

Mother of Jacob Jenkins who choked on grape vows not to be silenced by internet trolls

WHAT'S ON: Guide to fireworks displays in the North-East in 2015

Guide to North-East 2015 fireworks displays

The operators of the Warrior Park Care Home, in Seaton Carew, have been fined. Picture: Google Street View

Seaton Carew care home operator is fined by health regulator

Malcolm Millman, missing sex offender, has been detained

Missing sex offender Malcolm Millman detained

Fire crews were called to Wynyard Mews in the Owton Manor area at 2.30am

Man lucky to be alive after chip pan fire following night out

Jehovah's Witness who groomed schoolgirl not jailed so he can get treatment

Jehovah's Witness who groomed schoolgirl not jailed so he can get treatment


New CCTV image released of absconded rapist with links to Teesside area

The team at J&B Recycling wearing pink in memory of baby Irla

Heartbroken dad thanks colleagues for raising cash in memory of "little fighter" Irla, who died aged just one month

Mark Lowery has failed in his attempt to get his gun licences back

Hunter who posted picture of decapitated fox head fails to get gun licence back

A CCTV image of the man Cleveland Police are wanting to speak to in connection with an attempted rape in Middlesbrough.

CCTV footage released in hunt for would-be Middlesbrough rapist

SOLIDARITY: Boro fans light up Old Trafford in moving show of support for SSI workers

Middlesbrough fans show support for SSI steelworkers with Old Trafford light display

Local businessman and broadcaster Dave Roberts confirmed he would be standing for the Tees Valley elected mayor.

Genuine consultation needed over devolution plans, according to potential mayoral candidate

The A1 in Gateshead

Warning of A1 overnight closures

EDUCATION: Children answer questions during an English class. Picture for illustrative purposes only

Project to deliver world class education to Hartlepool

The funeral cortege for Jacob Jenkins making its way to church this afternoon

Funeral of Jacob Jenkins brings Hartlepool together

SPOO-QUAY: Fun and games from a previous Spoo-Quay event in Hartlepool.

Chance to explore the Spoo-Quay goings on at Hartlepool Maritime Experience

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