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He's a celebrity - Duncan Bannatyne

I'm a Celebrity Bannatyne watch - Duncan brands Lady C selfish on day eleven of the jungle challenge

Black Friday shoppers start early at Game in Eldon Square, Newcastle tonight Picture: North News

Black Friday 2015 starts early in the North-East as shoppers bag bargains at Game

Police said a raid on graves at Metal Bridge cemetery was down to a feud between travelling families. It is not known what has led to today's charges.

Four charged over ongoing Gipsy feud involving North-East and South Yorkshire travellers

Grace Armstrong, four, Darren Brown from Hewitts, Sophie Lamont from Hewitts and Kay Lamont Lloyds Bank manager.

Hewitts solicitors face gruelling challenge for Newton Aycliffe-based Education Centre for Children with Down Syndrome

North Yorkshire Police Deputy Chief Constable Tim Madgwick said increased police funding from the Chancellor was "very welcome". Picture: MARTIN RICKETT/PA WIRE

More police cash and tax credits U-turn welcomed, but has Chancellor 'all but ignored' Teesside?

The information board at Darlington Station showing delayed services after a freight train broke down this afternoon

Rail passengers suffered long delays after train broke down near Darlington on East Coast Main Line

Jeremy Middleton, front centre, with fellow supporters of the North East Says Yes! campaign

Top Tory launches 'yes to devolution' campaign

COLOURS: There is lots of inspiration around at Christmas time

Housebuilder launches Christmas card competition

The Chancellor could look to reduce borrowing, in the short term at least, by selling off certain state-owned assets. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Osborne faces '£30 billion black hole by next General Election

A lack of house building now means that house prices are out of reach for many young people and families and many are feeling the strain of high rents

Housing survey shows people in North-East and North Yorkshire "struggling to afford the costs of keeping a roof over their heads"

Le Sape Nocturne performing at the North East England Tourist Awards taking place at Newcastle Civic Centre

Durham's Magna Carta and Darlington's Festival of Thrift honoured at North-East tourism awards

Great North Air Ambulance helicopter.

Great North Air Ambulance Service lottery draw for Wednesday, November 25, 2015

The Real Thing are appearing at The Dormans Club

The Real Thing to play Middlesbrough

SNOW: Tan Hill Inn, Swaledale at the weekend. Pic: The Tan Hill Inn

Winter weather overturns caravan, blows down trees and leaves a covering of snow

Councils are freezing non-essential services in order to protect statutory services such as rubbish collections

Councils freezing non-essential services ahead of fresh funding cuts expected to be announced on Wednesday

Visitors to the centres will be offered free access to gyms, swimming and selected exercise classes from November 28 to 30

Weekend of free gyms to encourage families to get active

Fire officers view the scene in Saltburn after a storm blew the roof off a building. Picture: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images

Saltburn bears brunt of storm damage, as wintry weather strikes North-East

Arrests of children have fallen by 54 per cent in the last four years

Police arrests of children falls 54 per cent in four years

Peter Cuthbertson

Tories choose 'zero tolerance' candidate for County Durham Police and Crime Commissioner election

Homelessness charity takes thousands of calls from desperate people in the North

Homelessness charity takes thousands of calls from desperate people in the North

SPEAKER: Darlington councillor Bill Dixon has been appointed to Transport for the North to press fight the Tees Valley's case

New speaker for transport conference

Designer Maker Market, The Witham, Barnard Castle this weekend

Five great things to do this weekend

Malian Special forces on the streets of Bamako, Mali

Mali security forces in shootout at hotel after 170 hostages taken - bodies recovered

MESSAGE: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon	Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Ministers 'should reconsider' Syrian bombing doubts, says Michael Fallon

Chancellor George Osborne will reveal changes to the Government's tax credit cuts plan at the Autumn statement next week.

Tax credit cuts will hit 200,000 children in the North-East and North Yorkshire, charity warns

Most local councils have yet to implement the voluntary living wage. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Most councils yet to pay voluntary 'living wage' to poorest workers

LUXURY: Rockliffe Hall in Hurworth, near Darlington

North-East luxury hotels join forces to tap into American market

The Manor House Hotel on Holy Island which has been placed up for sale

Fancy buying a hotel on historic Holy Island? That'll be at least £795,000 please

Kayleigh Haywood

Police find body in hunt for missing Leicestershire teenager Kayleigh Haywood

Repeated gunfire and explosions could be heard from the scene in the Saint-Denis suburb in the north of the city

Woman in suicide vest blows herself up as police hunt Paris attacks mastermind

A man volunteers at a food bank. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Foodbank use 'remains at record levels' in the North-East, although Government denies benefit delays are to blame

Line problems causing major delays on East Coast Main Line tonight

Fallen tree causing major delays on East Coast Main Line

The Lotto Millionaire Raffle ticket winner who are yet to claim their prize could be living in the Durham area

Hunt for Durham's secret millionaire after £1m National Lottery prize goes unclaimed

Chancellor George Osborne wants "a transition to a higher wage, lower tax and lower welfare economy".

North-East claimants set to lose £1,410 a year due to tax credit cuts

Ten-year-old boy airlifted to hospital after being critically injured outside school

Boy, 10, 'serious but stable' after being hit by 4x4 outside Blyth school

Learner drivers will have to re-book their tests in Darlington and Durham

Strike action cancels driving tests in Darlington and Durham

Youth offending service shines a light on communications

Youth offending service shines a light on communications

Allan Kelly, chair of insolvency body R3 in the North-East, who says more people need to understand what insolvency involves

Bankruptcy 'stigma' easing, survey suggests

Fans in the stands hold a sign in tribute to the victims of the Paris terror attacks during the international friendly match at Wembley Stadium. Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Spirit of liberty and friendship shines through at united Wembley

A police officer with a submachine gun outside the HDI-Arena in Hanover. Picture: Julian Stratenschulte

Germany-Netherlands match called off after terror alert - music arena also evacuated

VAST FLOOD: Deluged fields near Tollerton, in North Yorkshire

River levels across region set to rise again with further rainstorms

France manager Didier Deschamps (centre) during a training session at Wembley Stadium, London

Pronunciation guide to La Marseillaise as England fans prepare to sing French national anthem at Wembley

Traffic struggles to get through flood water on the A167 near Croft on Sunday.

Rain and wind set to batter North-East and North Yorkshire on Tuesday as ex-Hurricane Kate makes way for Storm Barney


Fire Authority seeks views on the future provision of services in County Durham and Darlington

BENEFITS: Work and Pensions Secretary, Iain Duncan Smith (pictured) praised the benefit cap which has encouraged 528 people in the North East to move into work and off benefits

528 people in North-East move into work or off benefits due to benefit cap

Reading charity Beanstalk is looking for volunteers

Reading charity Beanstalk is looking for volunteers

Penshaw Monument is bathed in blue, white and red lighting in tribute to the victims of the Paris terror attacks

North-East joins Europe in falling silent for victims of Paris atrocities

The River Tees pours over High Force today Picture: North News

Some flood warnings suspended while alerts remain in place for North-East and North Yorkshire

Think tank IPPR warns that counties could lose out to bigger cities like Newcastle, pictured.

Counties risk losing out to cities in devolution deals, report warns

WANTED: 26-year old Salah Abdeslam, who is wanted by police in connection with recent terror attacks in Paris, as police investigations continue

Paris attackers: what do we know?


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