A DANGER driver who went on the run when he faced jail for a high-speed police chase was branded a coward by a judge as he jailed him for 15 months.
A CHEMICAL firm has hailed solid progress after demand for emission systems pushed sales higher.
Today is the 30th anniversary of MPs banning corporal punishment in British state schools. PETER BARRON reflects on a painful person experience of the cane
A NONAGENARIAN who had never been on a plane before has celebrated his birthday by taking his first flight.
Grown Up Grandad back at Stockton
A STEEL company employing hundreds of North-East workers has made a senior appointment as it seeks to nurture its fledgling operations.
A MAN in his 50s has told a jury how he was abused by a gay funeral director when he was a schoolboy and how it has affected his life.
A MAN was left needing skin grafts after thugs set him on fire in a homophobic attack.
NEVEN SUBOTIC’S transfer to Middlesbrough has broken down, with Borussia Dortmund this evening admitting the defender requires rib surgery that will keep him out of action for at least six months.
THE mother of a teen who killed himself after receiving stab threats from school bullies said last night that she was "furious" that police had not done more to hold them responsible.