MIDDLESBROUGH South and East Cleveland Labour MP Tom Blenkinsop talks to Brian Gleeson about his reasons for not standing at the General Election.
Guisborough are now relying on a reprieve from the FA after they finished third bottom in the ENL first division when they were beaten 3-2 at home by champions South Shields on Saturday.
Darlington who finished fourth last season, get the 125th season of the Darlington Building Society NYSD ECB Premier League underway, when they travel to Hartlepool today.
COLLECTORS of all ages attended the region’s biggest stamp fair held at the weekend.
AN event involving legendary jockey Bob Champion due to take place at Guisborough's Laurence Jackson school tonight has been postponed.
West Auckland caretaker manager Mark Hudson admitted that he was very pleased after his side picked up a vital three points with a 1-0 win at Newcastle Benfield on Saturday.
South Shields are on their way to the Northern League title after beating North Shields in the cross-Tyne derby with a goal by David Foley on Saturday.
Darlington RA pulled one of the shock results of the season when they beat Division Two leaders Team Northumbria 4-3 away from home on Saturday.
COMMITMENTS in Cumbria, and the sure and certain hope of a Cranston’s meat and potato pie, meant that the column missed last Saturday what may well have been the last Northern League match at the once-sceptred Billingham Synthonia stadium.