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FRAUD: A woman needed financial help from her parents to keep it afloat after being ripped off by calculating Paul Mason, Teesside Crown Court heard.

Fraudster jailed for fleecing his fiancée and leaving her business on brink

DEATH: Shane Tunney died on Wednesday.

Eighth teenager arrested in connection with Shane Tunney death

CONVICTED: Former teaching assistant Helen Turnbull arriving at Peterlee Magistrates' Court

Schoolboy fling teaching assistant Helen Turnbull facing jail after running down woman


'Trying to kill himself' - young driver who tore through Spennymoor at 90mph

Pensioner found safe and well

Missing pensioner Peter Bond found safe and well

WARNING: Lisa Guthrie who is warning against the use of sun beds. Pic by North News

Skin cancer mum's plea to use spray tan not sunbeds

Joan Català performs Pelat on Stockton High Street. Picture: Dave Charnley

Pictures: Crowds flock to Stockton for day two of SIRF

CRUNCH: Anna Pollock, a former RAF medic, is tackled hard by the Mowden Rugby Club players during their tournament at Catterick Garrison. Picture: Richard Doughty Photography.

Mowden Park take to wheelchairs for veterans' challenge

TRIBUTES: Stella Robson

'A person of conviction and compassion' - Tributes as veteran councillor Stella Robson dies

CLEARED: Lee Renton

Pair cleared of stealing elderly cancer sufferer's pension money

EXCITED: John Maughan, 82, and Isaac Lathan, three, the oldest and youngest members of Ryton Rugby Football Club in Gateshead, who are looking forward to the World Cup

Rugby fans in scrum to see World Cup trophy

Accident causes delay on A1 in North Yorkshire

A1 crash causes major congestion but injuries minor

A1 crash

A1 crash

YORKSHIRE: Staff at Swinton Bivouac near Masham laying down the final preparations for their Yorkshire Day celebrations on Saturday, August 1

God's Own County gearing up for grand celebrations on Yorkshire Day

ACCIDENT: A 7-year-old girl has been taken to hospital after being knocked over in Consett

Girl, 7, airlifted to hospital after being knocked down

In his new book, David Lowther recalls the roles soldiers from the Durham Light Infantry played in its liberation 70 years ago

Remembering the horrors of Belsen

REUNITED: Harry Maddison and Councillor Gary Marshall at Moira Jones' grave

Deceased Barnard Castle family to be reunited thanks to Good Samaritan

SCARECROW: Resident Blanche Wallace and carer Kerry Mansfield look on at the winning creation, Mabel.

Stone the crows: Staff caught chatting to scarecrow during retirement village competition

POKER: David Atkinson from Willington is taking part in a David vs Goliath poker championship picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Willington poker player's name earns him place in David vs Goliath competition

FOODIE: Gilly Robinson will be one of the guest chefs at Saltburn Food Festival

Special guests due at Saltburn Food Festival

Darlington benefits cheat faked marriage separation when husband got job in Dubai

Darlington benefits cheat faked marriage separation when husband got job in Dubai

Businessman bottled fellow drinker who was served first

Businessman in court for bottle attack on fellow drinker - because he was served first

JUNCTION PUB: Woman had been here. Pic: Google Street View

Rapist who attacked woman, 34, in Middlesbrough hunted by police

PLATINUM: Gordon and Pam Clare

Couple celebrate rare platinum milestone

TRANSFORMED: Teachers were also struck down by the zombie virus

Wolsingham school survives zombie takeover

Campaigners from across the country expected at Redcar pro-cannabis rally this weekend

FUNDRAISER: Former Rotary Club president John Burrows having his head shaved by barber Emre Sahin to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support

Former Rotary Club president shaves head in memory of friend

MUSIC: The grounds of Hardwick Hall Hotel packed with music lovers for last years festival. PICTURE: KEITH TAYLOR

More tickets released for Hardwick Live

GROWING: The Hungate development site.

City centre homes scheme jumps in size


Ali G robber strikes at filling station

Thousands of drivers caught using mobile phones

BUSES: (l-r) Transdev managing director Alex Hornby with Andrew Jones MP

Bus company to invest millions in flagship route following large rise in passengers

SNARED: Barry Scott, who has been jailed for 12 months after he fell for an online Dark Justice sting. Pic courtesy of Dark Justice

Paedophile hunters Dark Justice put fifth pervert behind bars

REPTILES: An adder in the North York Moors

Learn more about reptiles and snakes in Teesdale

REMEMBERED: Vera Robinson who was a Redcar RNLI fundraising legend.

RNLI fundraising legend dies after short illness

MISSED: Pony, the missing greyhound

Family appeals for help to find missing pet which went missing in Lake District

STABBED: Liam Paul Miller.

Teenager remanded on murder charge

RUGBY: Fun packed weekend of sport as Rugby World Cup nears

Fun packed weekend of sport as Rugby World Cup nears

CRAZY: The new mini golf at Richmond Leisure Centre. Picture: Richard Doughty Photography

Leisure trust celebrates as hard work pays off

A66: Cllr Heather Scott

'Not enough notice' for upcoming A66 closure, says councillor

CHARITY BALL: The mayor of Bishop Auckland, Lee Brownson with guests at the charity event at Redworth Hall

Charity Ball

FUNDRAISING: ( left to right) Adrian Smith, Jackie Gee, Rebecca Scott of the Alzheimer’s Society and Elaine Smith

Heartbroken daughter rises to dementia challenge

PROPOSALS: Durham County Council has proposed improvements to paths at Merrington Lane

Consultation over path proposals for Spennymoor

MEMORIAL: Mark Gatiss to hold fundraising evening

Work begins on Darlington police memorial

VISIT: German police officer Younes Metlej is visiting Darlington, he is pictured with PCSO Liam Goodall and Mayor Tom Nutt picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

German policeman spends a month learning the trade in Darlington

CARIBBEAN: Redcar Racecourse is holding its annual Caribbean Carnival Day

Pirates and cocktails to tempt horse racing punters

ELECTION: New president elected at Inner Wheel organisation

Darlington's Inner Wheel elects new president

OVEN: Tarek Thoma, Oven owner, and Geoff Hogg, owner of Linthorpe Developments Picture:Keith Taylor

Michelin star quality food coming to Middlesbrough

VOLUNTEER: 14-year-old Sam with volunteer animal keeper Stephen Wilkinson at Thorpe Farm. PICTURE: KEITH TAYLOR

Animal sanctuary launches summer programme

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