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Former Boro coach Leo Percovich's daughter killed in Brazil car crash

THE five-year-old daughter of a former North-East football coach has been killed in a car crash.

Former Middlesbrough goalkeeping coach Léo Percovich and his family were involved in a car accident in Brazil yesterday afternoon when their car plunged off a 20-metre high road

yesterday 15:31
Former Boro coach Leo Percovich's daughter killed in Brazil car crash

THE five-year-old daughter of a former North-East football coach has been killed in a car crash.

Former Middlesbrough goalkeeping coach Léo Percovich and his family were involved in a car accident in Brazil yesterday afternoon when their car plunged off a 20-metre high road

yesterday 15:31
Guinea pigs abandoned in carrier bag find new home for Christmas

TWO guinea pigs which were abandoned in a carpark in freezing conditions have found a new home just in time for Christmas.

The female pigs were found in a carrier bag beside a car in Bishop Auckland Retail Park last week and taken into the Pets at Home branch on site.

yesterday 15:01
Former Boro coach Leo Percovich's daughter killed in Brazil car crash

THE five-year-old daughter of a former North-East football coach has been killed in a car crash.

Former Middlesbrough goalkeeping coach Léo Percovich and his family were involved in a car accident in Brazil yesterday afternoon when their car plunged off a 20-metre high road

yesterday 14:29
Daughter of former Boro goalkeeping coach killed in Brazil

THE daughter of a former North-East football coach has been killed in a car crash.

Former Middlesbrough goalkeeping coach Léo Percovich and his family were involved in a car accident in Brazil yesterday afternoon.

The 49-year-old's current club, Brazilian side Fluminense

yesterday 09:19
Darlington's former Coachman Hotel to be transformed into flats

A FORMER hotel built to embrace the expansion of the railway has been sold for redevelopment.

Developers hope to transform the Coachman Hotel, situated at the entrance to Darlington Railway Station, into 39 apartments and studios with a basement gym following the granting of

yesterday 07:15
Darlington's former Coachman Hotel to be transformed into flats

A FORMER hotel built to embrace the expansion of the railway has been sold for redevelopment.

Developers hope to transform the Coachman Hotel, situated at the entrance to Darlington Railway Station, into 39 apartments and studios with a basement gym following the granting of

yesterday 06:13
Isolated villagers in Bishopton call for action after loss of bus service

VILLAGERS are calling for better transport links to major towns and facilities after being left isolated by the loss of a bus service.

About a year ago, a bus route that ran through Bishopton, to the north-west of Stockton, was withdrawn after the company behind it decided there was

yesterday 05:11
Arts centre launches 2018 Spring programme

A COMMUNITY art centre has launched its Spring 2018 programme.

The Witham, in Barnard Castle, has released the shows it will be hosting from January until May including live music, dance, visual arts and a new Pay What You Decide Scheme to support all in accessing theatre.

2017-12-16 22:25
RSPCA ‘Gold Footprint' award for council's stray dog work

A NORTH-East council has once again received one of the RSPCA’s most prestigious accolades for its work with stray dogs.

Stockton Borough Council’s Animal Welfare team was awarded the ‘Gold Footprint’ at the charity’s Community Animal Welfare Awards.

“We’re

2017-12-16 20:21
Ale drinkers can raise a glass to the return of festive beers

ALE drinkers are in for a treat this Christmas with the return of two festive brews.

The Black Sheep Brewery in Masham has announced the return of two of its seasonal ales; the Monty Python-inspired pale ale ‘Brian’ and the ruby ale ‘Blitzen’.

Both beers will be

2017-12-16 19:19
Golf course homes in Darlington approved by councillors

COUNCILLORS have argued over the details of plans to build dozens of new homes on a former golf course.

Darlington Borough Council’s planning committee approved plans to build 59 new homes on land at the former Blackwell Golf Course – but not before some councillors urged

2017-12-16 12:57
Darlington woman threatened to kill witness who spoke out against robber cousin

A WOMAN who threatened to kill a witness whose evidence helped put her robber cousin in prison is now herself behind bars.

Nicola Burnside wept as a judge told her he could not suspend the jail sentence for crimes which “strikes at the heart of justice”.

A court heard

2017-12-16 12:21
Darlington woman threatened to kill witness who spoke out against robber cousin

A WOMAN who threatened to kill a witness whose evidence helped put her robber cousin in prison is now herself behind bars.

Nicola Burnside wept as a judge told her he could not suspend the jail sentence for crimes which “strikes at the heart of justice”.

A court heard

2017-12-16 12:21
‘Sickening’ racist attack by teenagers left man with broken teeth at Darlington McDonald’s

A MAN was left with broken teeth and injured ribs in a 'sickening' racist assault outside a McDonald's.

Three teenagers are being sought following the lunch time assault where the suspects were heard to should racial slurs before attacking the man.

The three, described as

2017-12-15 22:27
A flowering sea of red in time for Christmas

CHRISTMAS has well and truly arrived at a Richmond nursery with the blossoming of more than 10,000 festive poinsettias.

The plants, which are synonymous with the Christmas period, have been lovingly grown from cuttings that arrived at Ravensworth Nurseries in July.

Now

2017-12-15 21:25
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‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night

A taxi driver killed in a multi-car crash in Birmingham phoned his wife to say he would be home after his last fare before the horror smash, his brother said.

Father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed was described by grieving relatives as a “happy, loving and friendly guy” after he was one

today 01:21
May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules

Theresa May will tell MPs that the UK will seek to sign trade deals with countries around the world despite potentially being bound by European Union rules for around two years after Brexit.

The Prime Minister will say that even though the UK is leaving the single market and customs

today 01:21
May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules

Theresa May will tell MPs that the UK will seek to sign trade deals with countries around the world despite potentially being bound by European Union rules for around two years after Brexit.

The Prime Minister will say that even though the UK is leaving the single market and customs

today 01:21
Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted

Lebanese police are investigating whether a British embassy worker strangled and dumped by the side of a motorway was sexually assaulted.

Rebecca Dykes’s family said they have been left “devastated” following her death in Beirut early on Saturday morning, while embassy staff

today 01:21
Franco Manca boss blasts ‘incompetent’ Tories as consumer confidence sinks

The boss of Franco Manca and The Real Greek restaurant chains has ripped into Theresa May’s “incompetent” Government, blaming the Conservatives for destroying consumer confidence as they press ahead with Brexit.

In an extraordinary outburst David Page, the chairman of Fulham

today 00:49
May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules

Theresa May will tell MPs that the UK will seek to sign trade deals with countries around the world despite potentially being bound by European Union rules for around two years after Brexit.

The Prime Minister will say that even though the UK is leaving the single market and customs

today 00:49
‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night

A taxi driver killed in a multi-car crash in Birmingham phoned his wife to say he would be home after his last fare before the horror smash, his brother said.

Father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed was described by grieving relatives as a “happy, loving and friendly guy” after he was one

today 00:49
Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted

Lebanese police are investigating whether a British embassy worker strangled and dumped by the side of a motorway was sexually assaulted.

Rebecca Dykes’s family said they have been left “devastated” following her death in Beirut early on Saturday morning, while embassy staff

today 00:49
Latest news from Darlington
today 01:21 ‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night
today 01:21 May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules
today 01:21 May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules
today 01:21 Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted
today 00:49 Franco Manca boss blasts ‘incompetent’ Tories as consumer confidence sinks
today 00:49 May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules
today 00:49 ‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night
today 00:49 Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted
today 00:19 Franco Manca boss blasts ‘incompetent’ Tories as consumer confidence sinks
today 00:19 Barca rout Depor to warm up for Clasico
today 23:47 Barca rout Depor to warm up for Clasico
today 23:47 Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland reopening and visitor centre launch dates revealed
today 22:45 Mo Farah delivers hilarious interview on his way to winning top award
today 22:45 Woman, 60, died after collision on Bentinck Road in Newcastle
today 22:15 Thousands of firefighters battle California blaze as colleague’s funeral held
today 22:15 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas strike
today 22:15 Sir Mo Farah named BBC Sports Personality of the Year
today 22:15 Mo Farah delivers hilarious interview on his way to winning top award
yesterday 21:43 Taxi driver killed in multi-car crash ‘was happy, loving’ father-of-six
yesterday 21:43 Thousands of firefighters battle California blaze as colleague’s funeral held
yesterday 21:43 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas strike
yesterday 21:43 Sir Mo Farah named BBC Sports Personality of the Year
yesterday 21:43 Woman rescued near Captain Cook's monument, Great Ayton, by Cleveland Mountain Rescue
yesterday 21:13 Taxi driver killed in multi-car crash ‘was happy, loving’ father-of-six
yesterday 21:13 Douvan to miss rest of the season as connections take ‘conservative’ approach
yesterday 20:41 Putin thanks Trump for CIA tip-off stopping St Petersburg bombings
yesterday 20:41 Douvan to miss rest of the season as connections take ‘conservative’ approach
yesterday 20:11 Putin thanks Trump for CIA tip-off stopping St Petersburg bombings
yesterday 19:39 Police probe cause of deadly crash as first victim is named
yesterday 19:09 British embassy worker found dead in Beirut ‘was strangled’
yesterday 19:09 Police probe cause of deadly crash as first victim is named
yesterday 19:09 Mohamed Salah nets again as Liverpool return to winning ways in style
yesterday 18:37 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 18:37 British embassy worker found dead in Beirut ‘was strangled’
yesterday 18:37 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:37 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:37 Justin Rose signs off the year with stunning eight-shot win at Indonesia Masters
yesterday 18:37 Mohamed Salah nets again as Liverpool return to winning ways in style
yesterday 18:37 Woman rescued near Captain Cook's monument, Great Ayton, by Cleveland Mountain Rescue
yesterday 18:07 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 18:07 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 18:07 Police officer critically ill after being hit by Maserati
yesterday 18:07 Police probe death of British embassy worker in Beirut
yesterday 18:07 Kyle Anderson sees off Peter Jacques to reach World Championship second round
yesterday 18:07 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:07 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:07 Justin Rose signs off the year with stunning eight-shot win at Indonesia Masters
yesterday 18:07 Manchester United fend off West Brom in drab Hawthorns clash
yesterday 17:35 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 17:35 Police officer critically ill after being hit by Maserati
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today 01:31 Ashley Jensen’s husband Terence Beesley found dead at home aged 60
today 01:31 Labour Brexit confusion REVEALED as approach branded 'shambles'
today 01:31 Brexit BLACKMAIL! Tory rebels demand PM soften EU stance or face further vote humiliation
today 01:31 Theresa May MUST stay on as PM until 2021 to save Brexit talks or Government will 'fall'
today 01:01 Butlins site among landmarks protected by Historic England
today 00:53 PM outlines wish to sign trade deals during Brexit transition
today 00:37 'We are devastated' Murder and rape of British diplomat leaves family heartbroken
today 00:37 'Permanent EYESORE' George Michael's neighbours want touching fans' shrine cleared
today 00:29 Strictly winner Joe McFadden turns sights to the WEST END after dancing success
today 00:29 Britain's most pampered pet: Meet the pooch who gets £1,000 worth of Christmas presents
today 00:29 Christmas Day traditions: Watching TV with family is still the number one choice
today 00:29 Yemen 'human tragedy' to recieve MORE aid pledges development Secretary
today 00:29 SPOTY: Viewers convinced Paula Radcliffe’s husband BLASTS Mo Farah’s win: ‘F*****g joke'
today 00:29 BREAKING: World's busiest airport evacuated as smoke fills terminal amid power outage
today 00:29 May’s warning to Brussels: We will NOT be ‘EU colony’ during Brexit transition
today 23:51 British diplomat Rebecca Dykes found 'strangled' in Lebanon
today 23:43 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas one-day strike
today 23:43 Husband of Scottish Ugly Betty star Ashley Jensen found dead at home
today 23:35 Prince Harry turns royal reporter and jokes with pal Barack Obama about his British accent
today 23:35 Fish and chip shops' prices SOAR 'because of Brexit' as cost of importing cod rises
today 23:35 Brits' biggest splurge of the year starts TODAY as shops SLASHES prices
today 23:35 BREAKING: World's busiest airport 'evacuated' after hundreds of flights grounded
today 23:27 Manchester City to offer Pep Guardiola £100m new contract in bid to rival Man Utd dynasty
today 23:27 Hospital rule change cuts ‘foreign NHS births' by THIS much
today 23:27 Birmingham father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed named as victim of horror crash
today 23:27 The Apprentice final 2017: Karren and Claude defend Lord Sugar after viewer BACKLASH
today 23:27 I’ll sue says student, 22 cleared of rapes after evidence was withheld
today 23:01 Bradley Lowery Honoured With Posthumous Award At Emotional BBC Sports Personality Of The Year
today 23:01 Sports Personality Of The Year Ends With The BBC Losing Winner Mo Farah
today 23:01 'The Apprentice' Winner: James And Sarah BOTH Bag Lord Sugar's Investment In Shock Final Twist
today 22:51 Two men had to be rescued when their sat nav took them into 3ft of icy water
today 22:51 Ryanair Christmas strike suspended after airline agrees to talks
today 22:49 Briton arrested in connection with seizure of 3.2 tons of hashish in Catalonia
today 22:33 China and Russia 'SHOOT DOWN sudden attack missiles' in warning to Trump and Kim Jong-un
today 22:33 ‘Sex capital of the world’ EXPOSED: Meet the jaw-dropping women luring Brits to 'Sin City'
today 22:25 Jack Reacher creator Lee Child shares his thoughts on writing while working on 23rd novel
today 22:25 Mo Farah STUNNED by Sports Personality gong: Anthony Joshua and Lewis Hamilton miss out
today 22:25 Scotland weather: 70mph storm chaos on way wild winds set to disrupt Christmas travel
today 22:25 Child abuse: Shocking figures show worrying INCREASE of children in danger in Scotland
today 22:25 SNP's Mhairi Black SLAMS Alex Salmond's style advice: 'I won't be told how to dress'
today 22:25 The Apprentice 2017 winner: Sarah Lynn spills all on boardroom secret after THAT clash
today 22:25 Save Shakepseare's calling Tawny owls from a dwindling population
yesterday 21:47 Shock win as Mo Farah collects his first Sports Personality of Year award
yesterday 21:39 Chris Sutton says Celtic's defeat means there could be a title race this season
yesterday 21:39 'Unemployed' Strictly winner Joe McFadden is single and ready to mingle after Glitterball glory
yesterday 21:39 Mo Farah scoops shock BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
yesterday 21:39 'It wasn't really a drug factory' Dad caged for 10 years in Malta for having five cannabis plants could soon be freed
yesterday 21:39 'I can't wait until your children die' Leigh Griffiths hits out at Twitter troll over horrific slur
yesterday 21:31 Gogglebox star Sandra Martin HOMELESS as she begs fans for £1 selfies
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