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A judge, his wife, his mistress, their seven children and Sedgefield's Manor House

Hidden in Full View: A History of the Chief Justice of Carolina’s Mansion House in Sedgefield by Ean Parsons (£12.99)

THE Manor House in Sedgefield is a remarkably large and grand house overlooking the green which is itself rather overlooked because it is rather tucked

today 05:20
Arriva bus strike around Teesside and County Durham called off

A SEVEN day bus strike that would have affected services across the North-East has been called off.

Eleventh hour talks between Arriva management and the Unite union led to the strike by bus drivers being suspended.

If it had gone ahead, Arriva routes and services around

yesterday 11:05
Arriva bus strike around Teesside and County Durham called off

A SEVEN day bus strike that would have affected services across the North-East has been called off.

Eleventh hour talks between Arriva management and the Unite union led to the strike by bus drivers being suspended.

If it had gone ahead, Arriva routes and services around

yesterday 10:00
'We are watching' - Warning issued to would-be thieves

'WE are watching you'.

That is the message being put out to would-be shoplifters in Hambleton as the district's CCTV operators are keeping their eyes peeled for thieves.

The local authority has 44 cameras monitoring the towns of Thirsk, Bedale, Northallerton and Stokesley

yesterday 07:07
Reindeer Run: Festive fun raises funds for Butterwick Hospice

HERDS of laughing young reindeers have been parading around playgrounds across the region this week.

Festive scenes unfolded at schools as primary pupils donned disguises and transformed themselves into Christmas reindeers in a bid to raise funds for the Butterwick Hospice.

yesterday 06:02
The weekend's best bets, by Charlie McCann of betvictor

THERE is significant rain forecast for Cheltenham ahead of and during today’s card, the highlight of which is the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup.

Rather Be is 3/1 market leader with BetVictor having been brought down at the top of the hill four out in the BetVictor Gold Cup when

yesterday 05:35
'Signing Santa' returns to the scene of his internet viral success

SANTA'S gift for sign language is set entertain children at a popular shopping centre.

Three year's ago he went viral on social media after he touched hearts around the world when a video of his sign language communication with three-year-old Mali Williams-Cody was posted online.

yesterday 05:35
Darlington's Carmel College granted 'World Class' status

STUDENTS and staff are celebrating after two North-East Catholic schools were awarded the ultimate accolade pushing them into the realms of world-leading status.

Carmel College Darlington and Cardinal Hume Catholic School, Gateshead, have moved beyond the ‘Outstanding’

yesterday 04:56
Feversham Arms hotel, Helmsley, evacuated after chemical spill

AN UPMARKET hotel has been evacuated this afternoon after a chemical spill.

Toxic gas was suspected to have been produced after the accidental spill at the Feversham Arms in Helmsley, North Yorkshire, on Wednesday leading to the evacuation of the hotel and some neighbouring

yesterday 22:11
Guisborough RUFC still looking for their first victory of season

ON Saturday Guisborough RUFC entertained Dinnington RUFC, with the season reaching its half-way point and the home team still looking for their first victory.

Guisborough kicked off and asserted early pressure on their opponents. A break out of defence by Jack Robinson took play up

2018-12-14 18:08
North Yorkshire business network groups celebrates anniversary

A NORTH Yorkshire business network group celebrated its fourth birthday in style with prosecco and cupcakes.

The award-winning Thirsty Thursday group has been bringing Stokesley businesses together now for four years.

Sue Thompson, Stokesley business owner set up the

2018-12-14 16:56
Virgin Media to create more than 70 new apprentice roles in Stockton

VIRGIN MEDIA will take on more than 70 new apprentices at the Stockton office.

The new positions are full time roles in Virgin media’s customer retentions division. More than 70 additional apprentice roles have also been announced to be based at Virgin Media’s office in

2018-12-14 16:55
Kitsons spend more than £100k on beef spree

A FAMILY butcher has spent more than £100,000 on a Christmas beef buying spree.

Anthony Kitson, of Kitson & Sons Butchers, has snapped up 50 Christmas champions and prize winners at many leading primestock shows across the North of England and beyond for his four shops in

2018-12-14 16:55
Jonathan Wallis Christmas drinks reception at Barnard Castle School Carol Service

JONATHAN Wallis, of Jonathan Wallis Chartered Surveyor, held a Christmas drinks reception at Barnard Castle School for clients and guests.

They then joined him for a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols held in the School’s Chapel.

A collection was also made for

2018-12-14 14:33
Jonathan Wallis Christmas drinks reception at Barnard Castle School Carol Service

JONATHAN Wallis, of Jonathan Wallis Chartered Surveyor, held a Christmas drinks reception at Barnard Castle School for clients and guests.

They then joined him for a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols held in the School’s Chapel.

A collection was also made for

2018-12-14 13:19
Residents claim this is the most terrifying street in Darlington

RESIDENTS claim they are living in the most "terrifying" street in Darlington, saying multiple armed robberies at a convenience store nearby have left them fearing for their lives.

P&J’s Convenience Store, in Brougham Street, has been targeted by armed robbers several

2018-12-14 06:59
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Rain and wind to persist but a better day for Christmas shopping

People heading out on Sunday morning have been warned of a risk of icy conditions in parts of the country after Storm Deirdre swept through bringing heavy snow, freezing rain and gales.

The storm hit one of the last major shopping days before Christmas on Saturday, causing havoc on

today 05:21
What the papers say – December 16

Brexit, BBC executives’ pay and “birthing partners” make it on to Sunday’s front pages.

The Sunday Times reports that two of Theresa May’s lieutenants are preparing for a second referendum.

SUNDAY TIMES: PM’s team plots new

today 05:21
Twister preparing a festive Sage debut

SO, how do you finish off a year that has seen trips to Glasgow, Lindos, and a headline show at Stockton’s Georgian Theatre – you headline Hall Two at the Sage in Gateshead that’s what, Peter Mann catches up with singer Stevie Stoker.

It’ll be a maiden

today 05:21
Pit stops on the Coast-to-Coast

WHEN the going gets tough on a long walk, there’s nothing nicer than discovering a welcoming watering hole, says Tim Wellock

TACKLING the 192-mile Coast-to-Coast walk would be unthinkable for most ordinary mortals without the promise of rest, recuperation and

today 05:20
Hannah Chapman: Trapped in a permanent anxiety dream

EVER since I was in my teens, I’ve had recurring anxiety dreams. As far as I know, they haven’t coincided with any particularly stressful time in my life, but they strike now and again, and take two particular forms (three if you count the one about escaped livestock on the family

today 05:20
Our review of La Vecchia Scuola, Low Petergate, York

THERE cannot be many more appropriate sites for an Italian restaurant than a former college.

After all, we have learned so much on these shores down the years from our Mediterranean friends on the subject of fine cuisine.

Our trip to La Vecchia Scuola – literally

today 05:20
Walks: Birks Fell, one of the ‘Dales 30’

BIRKS is a shy and retiring mountain in Upper Wharfedale. It is rarely visited except by people crossing from Littondale in to Wharfedale which is a shame as there is some excellent walking on its wide ridge and outstanding views. It is one of the increasingly popular Dales 30 challenge.

today 05:20
Apprenticeship funding announced for Tees Valley

NEW funding support to help the region’s employers create more apprenticeships has been launched by the Tees Valley Mayor and Combined Authority.

The Combined Authority has provided more than £2.3m in grants to local businesses, supporting the creation of more than 1,100

today 05:20
Latest news from Darlington
today 05:21 Rain and wind to persist but a better day for Christmas shopping
today 05:21 What the papers say – December 16
today 05:21 Twister preparing a festive Sage debut
today 05:20 Pit stops on the Coast-to-Coast
today 05:20 Hannah Chapman: Trapped in a permanent anxiety dream
today 05:20 Our review of La Vecchia Scuola, Low Petergate, York
today 05:20 Walks: Birks Fell, one of the ‘Dales 30’
today 05:20 Apprenticeship funding announced for Tees Valley
today 05:20 A judge, his wife, his mistress, their seven children and Sedgefield's Manor House
today 04:41 Rain and wind to persist but a better day for Christmas shopping
today 03:35 Family of migrant girl disputes official story on her death
today 03:14 Family of migrant girl disputes official story on her death
today 03:14 Unflappable Taylor sees off challenge from Wahlstrom in New York
today 02:33 Unflappable Taylor sees off challenge from Wahlstrom in New York
today 01:08 Jack Ross satisfied after Sunderland's victory in awful conditions
today 00:27 Downing Street rubbishes claims no deal Brexit could hit holiday plans
today 00:27 Multiple crashes on UK roads as icy weather brings perilous conditions
today 00:27 Whisky to honour Scot who played ‘key role’ in modernising Japan
today 00:27 Jeremy Corbyn urges transformational change to end poverty
today 00:27 Finance Secretary urges MSPs to back spending plans ahead of Brexit
today 00:27 Massimiliano Allegri: Juventus have made big step forward with Torino win
today 00:05 Downing Street rubbishes claims no deal Brexit could hit holiday plans
today 00:05 Multiple crashes on UK roads as icy weather brings perilous conditions
today 00:05 Finance Secretary urges MSPs to back spending plans ahead of Brexit
today 00:05 Jeremy Corbyn urges transformational change to end poverty
today 00:04 Whisky to honour Scot who played ‘key role’ in modernising Japan
today 00:04 Massimiliano Allegri: Juventus have made big step forward with Torino win
today 23:25 May launches stinging attack on Blair over referendum call
today 23:25 May launches stinging attack on Blair over referendum call
today 23:25 Hunt says UK would ‘flourish and prosper’ even without Brexit deal
today 23:25 New rules governing Paris climate accord get mixed reception
today 23:25 Hasenhuttl aware of Aubameyang’s threat
today 23:25 Sarri calls on Chelsea players to keep up winning ways
today 23:25 Van Gerwen opens with a win after having beer thrown at him at Alexandra Palace
today 23:00 Stars among voices to campaign for BME figure to be on new £50 note
today 23:00 May launches stinging attack on Blair over referendum call
today 23:00 May launches stinging attack on Blair over referendum call
today 23:00 Hunt says UK would ‘flourish and prosper’ even without Brexit deal
today 23:00 New rules governing Paris climate accord get mixed reception
today 23:00 Real Madrid coach Solari happy to end 2018 on winning note
today 23:00 Hasenhuttl aware of Aubameyang’s threat
today 22:59 Sarri calls on Chelsea players to keep up winning ways
today 22:59 Van Gerwen opens with a win after having beer thrown at him at Alexandra Palace
today 22:59 Freezing rain and plunging temperatures cause treacherous traffic conditions
today 22:20 Stars among voices to campaign for BME figure to be on new £50 note
today 22:20 Cristiano Ronaldo nets the winner from the spot for unbeaten Juventus
today 22:20 Real Madrid coach Solari happy to end 2018 on winning note
yesterday 21:57 Diplomats at UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions
yesterday 21:57 Cristiano Ronaldo nets the winner from the spot for unbeaten Juventus
yesterday 21:56 Police warn against driving on A19 after 'large number' of accidents
Latest news from Great Britain
today 05:26 Storm Deirdre: Wind, snow and rain hit parts of UK
today 05:23 Moment woman screams in fear at 'lunatic' driver on busy road
today 05:23 The potato knife killer who slit an unsuspecting woman's throat - but still denies he did it
today 05:23 The potato knife killer who slit an unsuspecting woman's throat - but still denies he did it
today 05:23 Shivering and desperate for shelter, the reality for Hull's homeless as winter begins to bite
today 05:10 Model girlfriend of Denver Broncos star Von Miller wishes him luck ahead of Browns clash
today 05:10 Meghan Markle 'tells Harry to give up Royal Christmas tradition as family rift widens'
today 04:23 Theresa May condemns Tony Blair's new Brexit vote call
today 04:05 At least 11 dead and 100 violently ill after food poisoning outbreak at Hindu temple
today 03:29 'He's like a MEDIEVAL KING!' - Tory peer's FURIOUS ATTACK on Juncker's antics at EU summit
today 03:29 Melania Trump ‘patriotic' Christmas trees RUINED by thugs who STEAL branches from display
today 02:26 Fresh ATTACK on the Queen by Australian republicans who HATE the Royal Family's popularity
today 02:14 Liam Harris credits Hull FC conditioning staff for beneficial pre-season training
today 02:14 Liam Harris credits Hull FC conditioning staff for beneficial pre-season training
today 01:59 Body of NEWBORN baby found on beach - cops search for mum
today 01:59 Model girlfriend of Denver Broncos star Von Miller wishes him luck ahead of Browns clash
today 01:23 Hunt tells May to STAND DOWN in 'next few months' and says UK will 'FLOURISH' post-Brexit
today 01:15 What can New Zealand teach us about Brexit?
today 01:15 Could student loans ruling mean the system is redesigned?
today 01:14 Anti-radicalisation chief: Wales 'far right hunting ground'
today 01:11 Hull KR need to stop being so nice says veteran star
today 01:11 Hull KR need to stop being so nice says veteran star
today 00:24 Iceland's frozen £22 Christmas Day meal deal branded 'food for lazy people'
today 00:20 'BREXIT is over' Brexiteer Dan Hannan sends shock warning - EU exit WON'T happen at all
today 00:20 Stacey Dooley: Craig Revel Horwood STUNNED by Strictly winner result ‘Did NOT look happy'
today 00:20 BREXIT STALEMATE: EU playing hardball over FEARS concessions will fuel Brexiteers for MORE
today 00:20 BREAKING: STRONG 5.1 magnitude earthquake STRIKES Taiwan - Ring of Fire hit
today 00:20 BREXIT FURY: May rages at Remainer Blair 'second referendum is INSULT to British people'
today 00:11 MPs want halt to smart motorway rollout over safety concerns
today 23:57 Children's watchdog in Scotland raises alarm over restraint in schools
today 23:57 MP pulls up Holyrood over lack of fire strategy after Glasgow School of Art blaze
today 23:57 £24m bill for Northern Rail lost profits to be footed by taxpayers
today 23:57 School children suffering under austerity in winter
today 23:54 British Airways plane nearly CRASHES in mid-air with drone over central London
today 23:53 Balkans WAR fears: Serbia threatens military action after Kosovo approves new army
today 23:53 Miracle baby is home for Xmas after fight for life - and being born the size of dad's hand
today 23:53 MH370 mystery solved? Former TV exec has ‘PROOF’ linking disappearance to organ harvesting
today 23:22 Former Celtic star Aiden McGeady has hilarious reaction to being hit by snowballs
today 23:22 Brendan Rodgers admits Celtic will need two strikers to replace Leigh Griffiths
today 23:22 Steven Gerrard opens up on Rangers transfer plans as he reveals revamp is being held up by Mexican flops
today 23:22 Home Alone fans spot something odd about Kevin's house that they've never noticed before
today 23:22 Gender-based violence highlighted in 16 days of action in West Lothian
today 23:22 National Lottery results: Your Lotto winning numbers for Saturday December 15
today 23:22 Multiple crashes on M74 as drivers caught out by freezing rain and black ice
today 23:22 Edinburgh-bound easyJet flight diverted after passenger suffers heart attack
today 23:18 Girl, 12, is ‘dying before her mum’s eyes’ due to lifelong phobia of eating
today 23:18 Meghan and Harry will spend Christmas Day with William and Kate despite ‘rift’
today 23:17 Fortnite Shop TODAY: New leaked Season 7 skins coming in Epic Games update
today 23:17 Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho to be offered route out of Old Trafford next summer - EXCLUSIVE
today 23:17 Meghan Markle and Kate WILL spend Christmas Day together - Palace makes SHOCK announcement
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