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Praise for eight year-old boy, from Stockton, after he raises £1,000 for Cancer Research

AN EIGHT-YEAR-OLD boy has been applauded for raising a thousand pounds for Cancer Research UK.

Callum Lane-Tingle, from Stockton, was inspired to get involved after his dad Andy was affected by cancer and required an operation last year.

He began making necklaces,

2017-05-24 20:53
Famous Dali painting heading to Auckland Castle

ONE of Scotland’s favourite paintings will heading to the North-East when one of region’s major heritage sites reopens to the public.

The Christ of S John of the Cross by Salvador Dali, which is currently on display at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery, in Glasgow, but will be loaned

2017-05-24 18:41
Newcastle kick off summer spending with permanent Christian Atsu deal

NEWCASTLE UNITED have kicked off their summer strengthening with the permanent capture of winger Christian Atsu.

Atsu, who spent last season on loan at St James’ Park, has signed a four-year deal to complete a £6.2m move from Chelsea.

The Ghana international made a

2017-05-24 16:31
Youngsters to benefit from the Northallerton Homegrown Food Festival

ORGANISERS of North Yorkshire’s biggest free food and live music event, have selected the cause they will be raising cash for this year.

The Northallerton Homegrown Food Festival has named the town's scout and guide group as their nominated charity.

It has dozens of

2017-05-24 16:29
Newcastle kick off summer spending with permanent Christian Atsu deal

NEWCASTLE UNITED have kicked off their summer strengthening with the permanent capture of winger Christian Atsu.

Atsu, who spent last season on loan at St James’ Park, has signed a four-year deal to complete a £6.2m move from Chelsea.

The Ghana international made a

2017-05-24 16:13
Family and friends help celebrate the launch of The Men’s Room in Richmond

FRIENDS and family turned up to help Dan Kilvington-Mason launch his new barber shop in a well-known building in Richmond.

The Men’s Room is an apt name as it is in the building on the corner of the Friary Gardens which used to serve as a public convenience.

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2017-05-24 15:23
Video: Shock footage of moment Chester-le-Street biker killed released by grieving fiancee in bid to save lives

SHOCK footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year when he

2017-05-24 14:19
Video: Shock footage of moment Chester-le-Street biker killed released by grieving fiancee in bid to save lives

SHOCK footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year

2017-05-24 14:01
Northallerton Camera Club holds annual dinner at Allerton Court Hotel

NORTHALLERTON Camera Club's Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation took place at the Allerton Court Hotel in Northallerton.

A total of 44 members and guests enjoyed a superb meal and afterwards were entertained by after-dinner speaker David Marchant, who gave a very witty and

2017-05-24 13:11
Grieving fiancee releases harrowing footage of fatal crash of Chester-le-Street man

HARROWING footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year

2017-05-24 09:55
Grieving fiancee releases harrowing footage of fatal crash of Chester-le-Street man

HARROWING footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year

2017-05-24 09:37
Grieving fiancee releases harrowing footage of fatal crash of Chester-le-Street man

HARROWING footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year

2017-05-24 04:23
Grieving fiancee releases harrowing footage of fatal crash of Chester-le-Street man

HARROWING footage of the moment a biker was killed has been released by his grieving fiancee in a bid to prevent similar tragedies.

Radoslaw Drzewiecki, of Chester-le-Street, County Durham, was on his way to work at the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, in Consett, in March last year

2017-05-24 02:57
Sunderland: No timescale in hunt for new boss with Kevin Phillips a likelier option than Sam Allardyce

SAM ALLARDYCE has dramatically quit Crystal Palace, but the Sunderland fans hoping for a sensational return to Wearside will be left disappointed as the search begins for David Moyes’ successor.

While the Black Cats’ post-war record goalscorer Kevin Phillips is understood to be

2017-05-24 00:59
Sunderland: No timescale in hunt for new boss with Kevin Phillips a likelier option than Sam Allardyce

SAM ALLARDYCE has dramatically quit Crystal Palace, but the Sunderland fans hoping for a sensational return to Wearside will be left disappointed as the search begins for David Moyes’ successor.

While the Black Cats’ post-war record goalscorer Kevin Phillips is understood to be

2017-05-24 00:43
Terror threat level increased to 'critical' - further attack believed to be imminent; Durham Police urge vigilance

BRITAIN is braced for further terrorist attacks following the Manchester atrocity as Theresa May said the threat level was being raised to its highest possible rating.

The Prime Minister has announced a move to deploy the military to protect key sites after

2017-05-24 00:43
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Locked up: Meet the Sunderland criminals sent to prison so far this year

ChronicleLive is naming and shaming Wearsiders who’ve been locked up at Newcastle Crown Court so far this year.

We’ve covered 19 serious criminals who’ve been sent down from Sunderland and the surrounding area in 2017.

Take a look below at a re-cap of all of them.

Jamie

yesterday 05:09
Off-duty police officer and eight-year-old girl among Manchester bombing victims

Off-duty policewoman Elaine McIver was among the 22 people killed in the Manchester Arena terrorist atrocity.

The youngest person known to have died is eight-year-old Saffie Roussos, who was at the concert with her mother.

Here is what we know so far about the victims:

The

2017-05-25 13:25
Anyone leaving UK to fight for IS should forfeit passport, says Ukip’s Nuttall

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall called for “a far more muscular approach” to social integration as he backed seizing the passports of Britons who leave to fight for the Islamic State.

Launching his party’s General Election manifesto, Mr Nuttall called Islamic fundamentalism

2017-05-25 13:25
Army bomb disposal team sent to Manchester alert

An army bomb disposal team has been sent to a street in inner city Manchester after staff at a college raised an alert, police said.

The force said it was too early to say whether the alert is linked to its investigation into the Manchester bomb attack.

It said roads including

2017-05-25 13:25
Intelligence shared with US must remain secure, May to tell Trump

Theresa May has said she will tell Donald Trump that intelligence shared with the US “must remain secure” as police hunting the terror network behind the Manchester Arena bombing stopped passing information to counterparts across the Atlantic because of repeated leaks.

In an

2017-05-25 13:25
Hashim Amla sees hosts England as bright prospects for Champions Trophy

South Africa batsman Hashim Amla believes home advantage could give England the edge in a hotly-contested Champions Trophy.

The tournament starts next week and the hosts are slight favourites to claim a first global 50-over title despite sitting fifth in the one-day international

2017-05-25 13:25
Juan Mata ‘proud’ to win Europa League for people of Manchester

Manchester United’s Juan Mata is determined to build on the most special trophy of his medal-laden career, with the terror attack on the city he represents having made Europa League glory all the more important.

Less than 48 hours before kick-off against Ajax in Sweden, an explosion

2017-05-25 13:25
Jack Owens leaves Saints and makes loan move to Sheffield Eagles

Winger or full-back Jack Owens has played his last match for St Helens after moving on loan to Championship club Sheffield Eagles for the rest of the season.

The 22-year-old former Widnes player, who is out of contract this year, has made just five Super League appearances for Saints this

2017-05-25 13:25
Latest news from Darlington
yesterday 05:09 Locked up: Meet the Sunderland criminals sent to prison so far this year
2017-05-25 13:25 Off-duty police officer and eight-year-old girl among Manchester bombing victims
2017-05-25 13:25 Anyone leaving UK to fight for IS should forfeit passport, says Ukip’s Nuttall
2017-05-25 13:25 Army bomb disposal team sent to Manchester alert
2017-05-25 13:25 Intelligence shared with US must remain secure, May to tell Trump
2017-05-25 13:25 Hashim Amla sees hosts England as bright prospects for Champions Trophy
2017-05-25 13:25 Juan Mata ‘proud’ to win Europa League for people of Manchester
2017-05-25 13:25 Jack Owens leaves Saints and makes loan move to Sheffield Eagles
2017-05-25 12:19 US congressional candidate charged with assaulting Guardian reporter
2017-05-25 12:19 Fact check: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance
2017-05-25 12:19 UK economy suffers steeper slowdown in first quarter
2017-05-25 12:19 ‘No terror links’ after men held for ‘acting suspiciously’ outside barracks
2017-05-25 12:19 ‘Significant’ fall in net long-term migration to UK
2017-05-25 12:19 28,000 fewer young people not in education, employment or training
2017-05-25 12:19 Paul Gascoigne at 50: His career in numbers
2017-05-25 12:19 Champions Trophy talking points
2017-05-25 12:19 Champions Trophy in numbers
2017-05-25 12:19 BCCI posts advertisement for India head coach role
2017-05-25 11:13 Minute’s silence to be held for Manchester attack victims on Thursday morning
2017-05-25 11:13 Lenin Moreno sworn in as Ecuador president vowing to heal divisions
2017-05-25 11:13 Police ‘stop sharing Manchester bomb intelligence’ after series of leaks
2017-05-25 11:13 Ukip more important than ever, says Paul Nuttall ahead of manifesto launch
2017-05-25 11:13 Network Rail renewals cutbacks threaten jobs and safety, RMT warns
2017-05-25 11:13 Paul Gascoigne among finest home-grown footballing talents
2017-05-25 11:13 Somerset sign New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson for T20 Blast campaign
2017-05-25 11:13 Steve Cook signs new four-year deal at Bournemouth
2017-05-25 11:13 The players to watch at the Champions Trophy
2017-05-25 10:07 Theresa May urging Nato partners to do more in fight against terror
2017-05-25 10:07 South Korea fired 450 rounds at flock of birds, says North
2017-05-25 10:07 Theresa May set to raise UK concerns about bomb probe leaks with Donald Trump
2017-05-25 10:07 Ukip to launch manifesto after campaigning paused due to Manchester bombing
2017-05-25 10:07 Pair held for ‘acting suspiciously’ outside barracks
2017-05-25 10:07 New Zealand test rocket makes it to space but not into orbit
2017-05-25 10:07 Football rumours from the media
2017-05-25 10:07 Jose Mourinho leads Manchester United to emotional Europa League victory
2017-05-25 09:01 United players dedicate Europa League success to victims of Manchester attack
2017-05-25 09:01 Two more arrests as anti-terror police hunt Manchester bomber’s ‘network’
2017-05-25 09:01 Police officer among victims of Manchester Arena bomb attack
2017-05-25 09:01 Troops guard Brazil’s federal buildings amid street clashes
2017-05-25 02:23 Intelligence leaked to US media ‘undermines’ Manchester attack probe
2017-05-25 02:23 Manchester United dedicate Europa League win to home city
2017-05-25 02:23 England captain Eoin Morgan plays down concerns over fitness of Ben Stokes
2017-05-25 02:23 Stan Wawrinka through to quarter-finals in Geneva as Rogerio Dutra Silva retires
2017-05-25 01:17 Football mascot Bradley Lowery doesn’t have long to live, family says
2017-05-25 01:17 Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order
2017-05-25 01:17 Seventh arrest over Manchester Arena bombing made in Nuneaton
2017-05-25 01:17 London Irish secure return to Premiership with Madejski victory over Yorkshire
2017-05-25 00:11 Woman arrested over Manchester bombing after armed police search flats
2017-05-25 00:11 Protesters out in force as Donald Trump arrives in Belgium
2017-05-25 00:11 Manchester United secure Europa League glory against Ajax
Latest news from Great Britain
yesterday 21:33 O2 Academy in Glasgow evacuated during Erasure concert after reports of fire
yesterday 21:33 Cruel mum locked two young kids in boot of her car while she went shopping
yesterday 21:33 'Mass brawl' involving 50 people breaks out on BEACH as temperatures soared leaving teenage boy with 'head injury'
yesterday 21:33 'Mass brawl' involving 50 people breaks out on BEACH as temperatures soared leaving teenage boy with 'head injury'
yesterday 21:17 Woman SHOT DEAD in ‘cycle-by attack’ horror on London street
yesterday 21:09 Urgent appeal as 'vulnerable' Irene Jackson goes missing from Wold Road, Hull
yesterday 21:09 What time is Katy Perry on at Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017?
yesterday 21:09 Radio 1 Big Weekend Hull seen from top of Air Flyer shows HUGE scale of this fantastic festival
yesterday 21:09 Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017 Sunday day two set times when Kings of Leon headline
yesterday 21:09 Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017: Inside police operation and how to beat the queues
yesterday 21:07 Barcelona 1-0 Alaves live Copa del Rey Final 2017 score and goal updates as it happens at Vicente Calderon
yesterday 21:07 Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: Aaron Ramsey Gunners' hero as Arsene Wenger's men win FA Cup - 5 things we learned
yesterday 21:07 A fall guy for finishing fifth, Aaron Ramsey fittingly rescues Arsenal's season again with another FA Cup Final winner
yesterday 21:07 A fall guy for finishing fifth, Aaron Ramsey fittingly rescues Arsenal's season again with another FA Cup Final winner
yesterday 21:07 Bomb squad called in and residents evacuated after HOAX 'suspicious package' discovered inside house in Coventry
yesterday 21:07 Bomb squad called in and residents evacuated after HOAX 'suspicious package' discovered inside house in Coventry
yesterday 21:07 National Lottery results: Winning numbers for £3.3million Lotto jackpot on Saturday, May 27
yesterday 21:07 National Lottery results: Winning numbers for £3.3million Lotto jackpot on Saturday, May 27
yesterday 21:07 Overweight dog sheds the pounds to help people with dementia and become a ring bearer at owner's wedding
yesterday 21:07 Overweight dog sheds the pounds to help people with dementia and become a ring bearer at owner's wedding
yesterday 21:07 Cher's ex husband and Allman Brothers Band founder Gregg Allman dies aged 69
yesterday 21:07 Cher's ex husband and Allman Brothers Band founder Gregg Allman dies aged 69
yesterday 21:07 Campaigners say new affordable housing can't be built because no one knows who owns land in England and Wales
yesterday 21:07 Campaigners say new affordable housing can't be built because no one knows who owns land in England and Wales
yesterday 21:07 Murder investigation launched after woman, 20, shot dead after being surrounded by suspects on bicycles
yesterday 21:07 Boeing nowhere: British Airways computer chaos could attract biggest compensation bill in history
yesterday 21:07 Boeing nowhere: British Airways computer chaos could attract biggest compensation bill in history
yesterday 21:07 Matt Lucas' plush £4m LA home has a lagoon pool and walk-in closet - but it's his carpet that Arsenal fans will love
yesterday 21:07 Matt Lucas' plush £4m LA home has a lagoon pool and walk-in closet - but it's his carpet that Arsenal fans will love
yesterday 21:07 Smirking paedophile boasts of sending WhatsApp messages and watching porn on phone after moving from jail to secure hospital
yesterday 21:07 Young woman's agony over mum and brother who both committed suicide after he was 'falsely accused of rape'
yesterday 21:07 Young woman's agony over mum and brother who both committed suicide after he was 'falsely accused of rape'
yesterday 21:07 Roger Moore's last Bond Girl: He was the best 007 but raising charity cash was his greatest role
yesterday 21:07 Roger Moore's last Bond Girl: He was the best 007 but raising charity cash was his greatest role
yesterday 21:07 Boy, 15, dies after 'taking MDMA tablets' at youth disco as two others taken to hospital
yesterday 21:07 Boy, 15, dies after 'taking MDMA tablets' at youth disco as two others taken to hospital
yesterday 21:07 "I'd rather be an honest a***hole": Mel B's estranged husband 'lets rip at Spice Girl' amid divorce battle
yesterday 21:01 Man who was almost killed by fiancée urges male victims of domestic abuse to speak out
yesterday 20:27 New witness spotted missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague an hour after last known sighting
yesterday 20:27 Labour closing in on Tories at UK level as new polls show Theresa May's lead is shrinking
yesterday 20:27 Wishaw dad tells of Manchester bomb 'carnage' as he desperately tried to find daughter after blast
yesterday 20:25 May's lead narrows after Manchester attack, new polls show
yesterday 20:11 WWE legend has drug case DROPPED after being arrested at airport on trip to UK
yesterday 20:11 Massive beach BRAWL between 50 teens erupts ‘OVER A GIRL’ in Banks Hols sunshine drama
yesterday 20:11 Manchester bombing: How Army will strike in next terror attack
yesterday 20:03 Radio 1 Big Weekend Hull review: Lana Del Rey's quirky set comes alive to Video Games
yesterday 20:03 Radio 1 Big Weekend review: Kasabian brings out the bangers as crowd goes wild
yesterday 20:03 LOTTO RESULTS: Winning National Lottery numbers Saturday May 27 2017
yesterday 20:03 Haim's bizarre Jurassic Park request at Radio 1 Big Weekend in Hull
yesterday 20:03 New Watford FC coach Marco Silva reveals why he joined the club after leaving Hull City