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Hundreds of bikers turn out for record-breaking Durham Easter Egg Run 2019

HORDES of bikers took to the roads to spread Easter cheer to poorly children and raise hundreds of pounds for charity.

Organisers hailed this year's Easter Egg Run as a likely record-breaker as hundreds of bikers gathered in Durham to ride en masse to Darlington Memorial Hospital

yesterday 20:12
Hundreds of bikers turn out for record-breaking Durham Easter Egg Run 2019

HORDES of bikers took to the roads to spread Easter cheer to poorly children and raise hundreds of pounds for charity.

Organisers hailed this year's Easter Egg Run as a likely record-breaker as hundreds of bikers gathered in Durham to ride en masse to Darlington Memorial Hospital

yesterday 13:53
Police search for missing Chester-le-Street man Alex Johnson, as family scour the banks of the Tyne

OFFICERS from Durham and Northumbria Police are conducting a search for missing person Alex Johnson as his family and supporters scour the Tyne looking for him.

Alex, from the Chester-le-Street area, was last seen by CCTV operators on the Tyne Bridge on Tuesday, April 16.

yesterday 09:41
Tributes paid to former Darlington council leader as he stands down

A FORMER council leader has announced he will not be contesting next month's election after more than four decades of service.

Conservative councillor and former party leader Tony Richmond was first elected in 1976, but has decided to stand down due to ill health.

Mr

yesterday 07:36
Farming organisations form alliance for ‘positive future’

MAJOR farming organisations have joined together to call on the Government to commit to a healthy future for the industry.

A new collaboration called Grow Yorkshire, co-ordinated by the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding (YNYER) Local Enterprise Partnership, has been established

yesterday 06:50
Freddie's Fight: Fundraising friends hold sponsored walk

SIX-YEAR-OLD friends have raised more than £3,000 for two good causes with a ten-mile sponsored walk.

Gina Gray and Joseph McDonald will split the £3,057 they have raised between the Freddie’s Fight campaign and children’s cancer charity Candlelighters.

yesterday 05:47
Tributes paid to former Darlington council leader as he stands down

A FORMER council leader has announced he will not be contesting next month's election after more than four decades of service.

Conservative councillor and former party leader Tony Richmond was first elected in 1976, but has decided to stand down due to ill health.

Mr

yesterday 05:30
Teenager found unconscious on rocks in river in Darlington after 'drinking litre of vodka'

A MOTHER last night urged all parents to warn their children about the dangers of mixing alcohol with open water after her son ended up in hospital with hypothermia.

The 15-year-old was found unconscious on rocks in the middle of the River Tees near Broken Scar picnic area in

2019-04-20 10:29
Surveyors to open office within auction mart

A CHARTERED surveyors is to open an office within Hexham mart.

YoungsRPS, which is also a successful land agency and property consultancy, operates across Northern England and Scotland, and has been in discussions with the mart for some time.

Robbie Hutchinson, managing

2019-04-20 09:44
Meet Jackie - the Skelton baker putting the cross on 4,500 hot cross buns a week

CHOCOLATE eggs left by the Easter bunny will be many people's favourite treat this weekend, but this time of year would not be complete without a deliciously baked hot cross bun.

For shoppers visiting the Asda store in Skelton, east Cleveland this year, they will be able to enjoy

2019-04-20 07:38
Teenager found unconscious on rocks in river in Darlington after 'drinking litre of vodka'

A MOTHER last night urged all parents to warn their children about the dangers of mixing alcohol with open water after her son ended up in hospital with hypothermia.

The 15-year-old was found unconscious on rocks in the middle of the River Tees near Broken Scar picnic area in

2019-04-20 07:20
FULL-TIME: Middlesbrough 1 Stoke City 0

Chief Football Writer Paul Fraser reports live from Riverside Stadium as Middlesbrough take on Stoke City.

Kick-off: 3pm

Tweets by paulfraserecho

2019-04-19 21:53
Crowds turn out in the sun for Middleham's Good Friday Open Day

DOZENS of animal lovers turned out in the Easter weekend sunshine yesterday for the Middleham Good Friday Open Day event.

Despite racing fixtures now taking place on Good Friday, 11 stables opened their doors to the public on the traditional day for the open day, rather than Easter

2019-04-19 16:56
Investigation after Stockton Labour councillor shares offensive ‘Nazi c****’ poster on social media

AN OFFICIAL complaint has been made against a Labour councillor after he shared an image of a defaced Conservative poster, with swastikas daubed on photographs of rival candidates, on Twitter.

Conservative Stockton Borough Council candidates Hilary Vickers, and former serviceman

2019-04-19 14:32
Northallerton Ball for centre

NORTHALLERTON Mowbray Rotarians have chosen the new cancer centre at the Friarage Hospital as their main charity this year to benefit from their forthcoming mid-summer ball.

The Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Cancer Centre which cost £10m was opened at the hospital last year

2019-04-19 10:38
First choice schools in North Yorkshire

THE vast majority of children in North Yorkshire, 94 per cent, of primary school aged youngsters secure the first choice of school picked by their parents according to figures released by the county council.

Just over 98 per cent of families secured one of their top three

2019-04-19 09:35
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Churches and hotels targeted on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka as hundreds die

More than 200 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in eight bomb blasts that rocked churches and luxury hotels mainly in or near Sri Lanka’s capital on Easter Sunday, the deadliest violence the South Asian island country has seen since a bloody civil war ended a decade

today 22:35
Leo Varadkar condemns republican group after Dublin parade

Irish premier Leo Varadkar has condemned the actions of a republican group that paraded down Dublin’s O’Connell Street after the murder of Lyra McKee.

Mr Varadkar said the march, by a group associated with the so-called New IRA, had dishonoured the Irish national

today 22:35
Comedian heads for landslide victory in Ukraine

A comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on TV cruised towards a huge landslide victory in Ukraine’s presidential election on Sunday.

His apparent victory was seen as a reaction against the country’s entrenched corruption and low standard of

today 22:35
Mako Vunipola praises brother Billy’s self-control after boos in Saracens win

Mako Vunipola has praised his brother Billy’s self-control after he was booed throughout Saracens’ Heineken Champions Cup victory over Munster and then confronted by a spectator.

Tournament organisers European Professional Club Rugby condemned the post-match incident which saw

today 22:35
Kylian Mbappe hat-trick earns title-winning PSG victory over Monaco

Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick as Paris St Germain celebrated winning the Ligue 1 title with a 3-1 victory against Monaco.

After failing to regain their crown in the past three matches, drawing one and losing two, PSG’s sixth title in the last seven seasons was confirmed prior to

today 22:35
Maurizio Sarri: The media give the Champions League too much importance

Maurizio Sarri believes the Champions League is overhyped.

The Chelsea boss concedes Europe’s top-tier competition remains the world’s premier club tournament, but insists its importance is overstated.

Chelsea must win the Europa League or secure a top-four Premier League

today 22:35
FA Cup win and seventh place will be the best season of my career, says Deulofeu

Watford forward Gerard Deulofeu feels this season is shaping up to be the best of his career.

The in-form Spaniard scored his 10th and 11th goals of the season in Saturday’s 2-1 win at Huddersfield to keep the FA Cup finalists on course for their highest-ever Premier League

today 22:35
Dyche draws on history in support of VAR

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has a very personal reason for believing VAR has to be maintained and perfected following the latest controversy with the system.

Fernando Llorente’s crucial third goal for Spurs in their Champions League quarter-final with Manchester City was allowed to

today 22:35
Latest news from Darlington
today 22:35 Churches and hotels targeted on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka as hundreds die
today 22:35 Leo Varadkar condemns republican group after Dublin parade
today 22:35 Comedian heads for landslide victory in Ukraine
today 22:35 Mako Vunipola praises brother Billy’s self-control after boos in Saracens win
today 22:35 Kylian Mbappe hat-trick earns title-winning PSG victory over Monaco
today 22:35 Maurizio Sarri: The media give the Champions League too much importance
today 22:35 FA Cup win and seventh place will be the best season of my career, says Deulofeu
today 22:35 Dyche draws on history in support of VAR
today 22:35 Fulham caretaker boss Parker expects club to do their best to keep Mitrovic
today 22:35 Guardiola: I’ve known Phil Foden was special since day one
today 22:18 Climate change protesters to ‘pause’ rebellion if politicians negotiate
today 22:18 Teenage climate activist addresses Extinction Rebellion supporters
today 22:18 Leo Varadkar condemns republican group after Dublin parade
today 22:18 Mako Vunipola praises brother Billy’s self-control after boos in Saracens win
today 22:18 Kylian Mbappe hat-trick earns title-winning PSG victory over Monaco
today 22:18 Guardiola: I’ve known Phil Foden was special since day one
today 22:18 Freddie's Fight: Fundraising friends hold sponsored walk
yesterday 21:32 Two teenagers held over Lyra McKee’s murder released without charge
yesterday 21:32 Climate change protesters to ‘pause’ rebellion if politicians negotiate
yesterday 21:32 Teenage climate activist addresses Extinction Rebellion supporters
yesterday 21:32 Georgiou avoids record Crucible low total in defeat to Robertson
yesterday 21:14 Two teenagers held over Lyra McKee’s murder released without charge
yesterday 21:14 Georgiou avoids record Crucible low total in defeat to Robertson
yesterday 20:29 Comedian says he will not let Ukraine down after winning presidential election
yesterday 20:29 Jurgen Klopp critical of Cardiff pitch after Liverpool reclaim top spot
yesterday 20:12 Comedian says he will not let Ukraine down after winning presidential election
yesterday 20:12 Keothavong ‘ecstatic’ after Great Britain return to Fed Cup top table
yesterday 20:12 Wilfried Zaha is settled at Crystal Palace, insists boss Roy Hodgson
yesterday 20:12 Unai Emery: Arsenal lost a big opportunity in race for top four
yesterday 20:12 Jurgen Klopp critical of Cardiff pitch after Liverpool reclaim top spot
yesterday 20:12 Hundreds of bikers turn out for record-breaking Durham Easter Egg Run 2019
yesterday 19:26 French sailors pay tribute to Notre Dame by lining up in the cathedral’s shape
yesterday 19:26 More than 200 dead including five Britons in Sri Lanka bombings
yesterday 19:26 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
yesterday 19:26 Keothavong ‘ecstatic’ after Great Britain return to Fed Cup top table
yesterday 19:26 Wilfried Zaha is settled at Crystal Palace, insists boss Roy Hodgson
yesterday 19:26 Unai Emery: Arsenal lost a big opportunity in race for top four
yesterday 19:09 French sailors pay tribute to Notre Dame by lining up in the cathedral’s shape
yesterday 19:08 More than 200 dead including five Britons in Sri Lanka bombings
yesterday 19:08 Comedian claims landslide win in Ukraine’s presidential election, exit poll says
yesterday 19:08 Marcelo says Real Madrid are “damaged” by disappointing season
yesterday 19:08 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
yesterday 19:08 Chilton boy becomes youngest person to hike Yorkshire Three Peaks
yesterday 18:23 French sailors pay tribute to Notre Dame by lining up in the cathedral’s shape
yesterday 18:23 Man charged after victim’s ear bitten off during Omagh altercation
yesterday 18:23 Comedian claims landslide win in Ukraine’s presidential election, exit poll says
yesterday 18:23 Great Britain promoted to World Group II after Fed Cup play-off win
yesterday 18:23 Karim Benzema hat-trick earns Real Madrid victory
yesterday 18:23 Liverpool return to top spot with victory at Cardiff
yesterday 18:23 Holders Leinster see off Toulouse to reach another Champions Cup final
Latest news from Great Britain
today 22:23 Britain's oldest stuntman: 'The moment I nearly died'
today 22:23 Line of Duty season 5, episode 4 review: Eventful if muted until the big twist
today 22:23 Marie Goldby won't be jailed for "snatching" baby
today 22:23 May MUST deliver Brexit before European elections or suffer HUMILIATION - SHOCK poll
today 22:23 Lyra McKee murder: Two arrested teenagers released without charge
today 22:05 Classified CIA files ‘reveals who Jesus REALLY was – and coming end of days’
today 22:05 Cleverest breed of ‘speaking’ dog as bright as TODDLERS
today 22:05 Schoolboy turns £150 into £61k in a YEAR by watching YouTube videos
today 22:05 Teens arrested over Lyra McKee shooting released without charge
today 22:05 Man started dating teacher ‘so he could message her pupils for sex’
today 22:05 New IRA terrorists ‘putting on show of strength for Reggie Yates film crew’ with shooting
today 22:05 Superman to the rescue as cape crusader helps cops nab yob in NORWICH
today 22:05 Brit mum and son, 11, feared dead in Sri Lanka Easter bombings
yesterday 21:20 Seventy-six pubs 'shutting per month', but closure rate slowing
yesterday 21:20 Man, 24, stabbed to death in huge fight outside pub
yesterday 21:20 Rockstar News: GTA 5 Online DLC update and Bully 2 rumours
yesterday 21:20 Antiques Roadshow: ‘Good grief’ Guest AMAZED at staggering valuation of rare culinary item
yesterday 21:20 Qasim Akhtar: Coronation Street’s Zeedan Nazir escapes death in quad bike crash
yesterday 21:17 Man airlifted to hospital from Bridlington beach
yesterday 21:02 Bernd Leno’s girlfriend in stunning snap as Arsenal take on Crystal Palace: ‘Couple goals’
yesterday 21:02 Google Chrome could swerve UK porn block law - for all users
yesterday 21:02 Meghan Markle becomes verb for GHOSTING according to online dictionary
yesterday 21:02 Man started dating teacher ‘so he could message her pupils for sex’
yesterday 21:02 Brit backpacker jailed in Thailand and has dreadlocks shaved after finding lost phone
yesterday 21:02 Sexy gamer girls banned for stripping off online in raunchy live displays
yesterday 20:56 Northern Ireland police release teenagers arrested after journalist killing
yesterday 20:56 Swedish teen climate activist joins London protest as arrests top 830
yesterday 20:20 Celtic attitude all wrong and Rangers' winning formula comes too late - 5 talking points from the Premiership weekend
yesterday 20:20 'I want my old sister back' Twin's plea to five-stone anorexic sister before it's too late
yesterday 20:20 Derry shooting victim Lyra McKee was pal of J.K Rowling and will have Harry Potter themed funeral
yesterday 20:17 Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer threatens to AXE stars: ‘I am going to be successful'
yesterday 20:17 Game of Thrones: How Game of Thrones changed TV forever
yesterday 20:17 Ukraine election result: Who won the Ukraine presidential election? SHOCK result
yesterday 20:17 Ukraine elections: Comedian Zelenskiy to become PRESIDENT, suggests exit poll
yesterday 20:17 Richard Osman: ‘I'd love that’ Pointless host calls for startling guest appearance
yesterday 20:14 Police say man 'dangling' off Humber Bridge was taking part in extreme sports
yesterday 19:59 Crawford vs Khan: Fans react as fight ends in CHAOS after Brit boxer 'punched in balls'
yesterday 19:59 Fire crews battle with blaze at residential tower block in London
yesterday 19:59 BREAKING: Brit woman kidnapped and KILLED after being snatched from party in Nigeria
yesterday 19:53 British woman killed, three other people kidnapped in northern Nigeria
yesterday 19:17 Jake Hastie to join Rangers in summer after agreeing pre-contract deal
yesterday 19:17 Video captures 'despicable' woman tossing bag of PUPPIES into bin
yesterday 19:17 'Ghost' picture shows mystery girl staring at kids playing in 'haunted' woods
yesterday 19:17 West Lothian care home is voted one of Scotland's best
yesterday 19:17 'Facebook is spying on me': User gets ads for obscure things she's just chatted about
yesterday 19:17 'Facebook is spying on me': User gets ads for obscure things she's just chatted about
yesterday 19:17 Easter Egg Run in Glasgow sees hundreds of bikers join 40th annual charity event
yesterday 19:14 Disabled mother and son killed in fire at home
yesterday 19:14 Hottest Easter Sunday on record for everywhere in UK but England
yesterday 19:14 The Last of Us 2 release date speculation shows we need a PlayStation update
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