A FAMILY-OWNED chemical firm is working with research bosses to pave the way for increased use of a wonder material in electronics.
A TALENT show featuring singing and dancing is being held to raise cash for a cancer charity.
A TOWN’S main car park is to be closed for five days while roadworks take place.
TWO youths who carried out a joint unprovoked attack on innocent people waiting in a taxi queue are beginning lengthy custodial sentences.
A BREAST cancer survivor has praised the charity which helped her recover her confidence as she fought against the disease.
THE handling of a young clergyman’s complaint of alleged sexual misconduct by a churchman was a clear example of “brushing something under the carpet”, a court was told.
OPPOSITION councillors have launched a petition calling for development to be spread across County Durham instead of concentrated in the area’s only city.
POLICE fear someone could be seriously hurt or even killed after a string of arson attacks on a housing estate over the last week.
ANECDOTAL evidence from members of the Polish community in part of the North-East appears to be reinforcing fears that racist incidents have risen since the referendum on EU membership.