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Theatre performance at St John's Chapel Town Hall

THE story of a Victorian writer is to be brought to life in Weardale. Mrs Beeton, My Sister tells the story of the fascinating story of the Victorian domestic goddess through the eyes of her endearing sister Bessie.

The story follows the eldest of 21 children and brought up in the

yesterday 18:20
Armstrong expecting battle at Solihull in Trophy tie

DARLINGTON’S form has been inconsistent of late, so they need to take the confidence generated from last weekend’s performance if they are to pull off a shock win at Solihull Moors in the FA Trophy.

Seven days ago against Chester, a promotion-chasing team with only one

yesterday 16:56
Standalone services at smaller hospitals 'don't fit modern NHS'

NHS bosses have warned local standalone services, such as urology, at smaller hospitals will increasingly become a thing of the past partly because many medics do not want to work there.

North Yorkshire’s scrutiny of health committee heard many medics wanted to be part of a

yesterday 16:14
Counter terrorism in North Yorkshire

POLICE in North Yorkshire have taken the step of encouraging members of the public to undertake counter terrorism training to help protect the county and the country.

The force says citizens can do an award-winning counter terrorism training course online. It's being made available

yesterday 07:50
General Election 2019: Rishi Sunak increases Conservative majority in Richmond

THE Chief Secretary to the Treasury has vowed to battle for residents in Westminster and "repay their faith" in him after increasing his majority in one of England's largest constituencies.

Conservative Rishi Sunak has been re-elected as MP for Richmond after securing 36,693

yesterday 05:44
Driver who killed ten-year-old Melissa Tate in Newcastle is jailed

A DRIVER who downed pints of lager before leaving a ten-year-old schoolgirl to die in the road after a fatal hit-and-run collision has been jailed.

Connor Marsden, 24, has been sentenced to seven years and four month behind bars after causing the death of Melissa Tate in Kenton,

2019-12-12 20:53
Driver who killed ten-year-old Melissa Tate in Newcastle is jailed

A DRIVER who downed pints of lager before leaving a ten-year-old schoolgirl to die in the road after a fatal hit-and-run collision has been jailed.

Connor Marsden, 24, has been sentenced to seven years and four month behind bars after causing the death of Melissa Tate in Kenton,

2019-12-12 19:50
Northalleton affordable home supply to rise despite concerns

WORK on an affordable housing development at the heart of a Doomsday Book village is scheduled to start within three months following a decision to approve the project.

Hambleton District Council’s planning committee passed the scheme for 21 two and three-bedroom homes for

2019-12-12 19:08
Council leader overhears staff brand her an 'idiot' over printing cost-cutting

A COUNCIL leader who made a cost-cutting move to ban colour printing has told how she overheard an irate employee ask “which idiot” had made the decision.

Mary Lanigan, leader of Redcar and Cleveland Council, told cabinet members of her run-in with the disgruntled

2019-12-12 18:05
Study of portraits and graphics in Stockton library gallery

A NORTH-EAST artist and teacher will be showcasing his work throughout the course of December.

Andrew Hopwood's work will be displayed at Stockton's Central Library throughout this month, in a gallery of thought-provoking and colourful portraits.

Mr Hopwood first studied

2019-12-12 17:02
Action in Darlington to honour all who made sacrifices

AN action group is set to be launched to ensure the service of as broad a spectrum of communities and faiths as possible is celebrated at Remembrance events.

The Darlington Borough Council move comes a month after a wreath was laid at the town’s Remembrance service by Billy

2019-12-12 07:35
Corbyn: 'I come with a message of hope'

THE Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn visited the North-East for the first time in this election campaign yesterday – and was defiant in the face of polls suggesting a Conservative majority.

Dismissing suggestions his party could lose a number of previously safe seats in the region,

2019-12-12 07:14
Mike Hill sexual assault accuser says 'Labour is protecting him' ahead of election

THE woman who has accused Hartlepool Labour candidate Mike Hill of sexual assault spoke out for the first time last night after party leader Jeremy Corbyn was seen with his arm around the would-be MP.

In her first ever media interview, the woman told The Northern Echo that she

2019-12-12 07:14
David Bellamy dies aged 86

WORLD renowned environmental campaigner and television presenter David Bellamy has died, it has been confirmed.

The professor, who studied biological sciences before reading botany and lecturing in the subject at Durham University, spent many years living in Hamsterley Forest in

2019-12-11 21:47
David Bellamy dies aged 86

WORLD renowned environmental campaigner and television presenter David Bellamy has died, it has been confirmed.

The professor, who studied biological sciences before reading botany and lecturing in the subject at Durham University, spent many years living in Hamsterley Forest in

2019-12-11 21:47
Light up a Life in Ripon for Herriot Hospice Homecare this Christmas

A CHRISTMAS community event offers people from across Hambleton and Richmondshire the opportunity to remember and pay tribute to loved ones, while supporting local families living with terminal illness to make the most of their time together over the festive season.

Herriot Hospice

2019-12-11 20:02
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Nigel Farage says he is now concerned with the form of UK’s departure from EU

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has vowed to be “not too far away from the action” after Boris Johnson led the Conservatives to victory at the polls.

The Tories will hold an 80-seat majority when Parliament resumes and Mr Johnson said his party’s MPs have an

today 04:29
Nigel Farage says he is now concerned with the form of UK’s departure from EU

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has vowed to be “not too far away from the action” after Boris Johnson led the Conservatives to victory at the polls.

The Tories will hold an 80-seat majority when Parliament resumes and Mr Johnson said his party’s MPs have an

today 03:47
Navy and police divers continue search for body after New Zealand volcano

Waters around White Island are being scoured by navy and police divers for traces of a body previously seen in the area following Monday’s deadly volcano eruption in New Zealand.

Six bodies were taken off the volcano in a four-hour recovery mission on Friday, with two further bodies

today 02:44
Florida city faces million dollar ransom demands by cyber attackers

A city in Florida has confirmed hackers seeking to extort money were responsible for crippling its computer systems earlier this week.

But officials in Pensacola have yet to decide whether they will pay a reported $1 million ransom.

If they do opt to fork over the money, they may

today 02:44
Florida city faces million dollar ransom demands by cyber attackers

A city in Florida has confirmed hackers seeking to extort money were responsible for crippling its computer systems earlier this week.

But officials in Pensacola have yet to decide whether they will pay a reported $1 million ransom.

If they do opt to fork over the money, they may

today 02:23
Selby dodges O’Sullivan fist bump before sealing Scottish Open semi-final spot

Mark Selby dodged a fist bump with Ronnie O’Sullivan before edging out his rival to secure a place in the semi-finals of the 19.com Scottish Open in Glasgow.

The pair had exchanged a humorous ‘rock, paper, scissors’ greeting before Friday’s quarter-final.

The

today 01:41
Johnson-Thompson honoured by nomination in ‘breakthrough’ year for women’s sport

Katarina Johnson-Thompson hopes a “breakthrough” year for women’s sport will deliver another important moment at Sunday’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year award ceremony.

Alongside fellow track and field star Dina Asher-Smith, Johnson-Thompson is one of two women

today 01:41
What the papers say – December 14

Pictures of a jubilant Boris Johnson feature on many of Saturday’s front pages after he led the Conservative party to an 80-seat majority at the General Election.

The Times leads with Mr Johnson’s conciliatory message on the steps of Downing Street where he urged people to

today 01:20
Latest news from Darlington
today 04:29 Nigel Farage says he is now concerned with the form of UK’s departure from EU
today 03:47 Nigel Farage says he is now concerned with the form of UK’s departure from EU
today 02:44 Navy and police divers continue search for body after New Zealand volcano
today 02:44 Florida city faces million dollar ransom demands by cyber attackers
today 02:23 Florida city faces million dollar ransom demands by cyber attackers
today 01:41 Selby dodges O’Sullivan fist bump before sealing Scottish Open semi-final spot
today 01:41 Johnson-Thompson honoured by nomination in ‘breakthrough’ year for women’s sport
today 01:20 What the papers say – December 14
today 01:20 Navy and police divers continue search for body after New Zealand volcano
today 01:20 Views sought on Durham and Darlington fire brigade's plan
today 00:38 New train timetable will add 1,000 weekly services
today 00:38 Sturgeon to welcome new SNP MPs after indyref2 call with Johnson
today 00:38 PM to visit newly-elected MPs in election victory tour
today 00:38 What the papers say – December 14
today 00:17 New train timetable will add 1,000 weekly services
today 00:17 Sturgeon to welcome new SNP MPs after indyref2 call with Johnson
today 00:17 PM to visit newly-elected MPs in election victory tour
today 00:17 Van Gerwen survives scare to begin title defence with win against Klaasen
today 00:17 Views sought on Durham and Darlington fire brigade's plan
today 23:35 The six things likely to be at the top of Boris Johnson’s in-tray
today 23:35 Lingard: I knocked on Solskjaer’s door when I saw United future fading
today 23:35 Van Gerwen survives scare to begin title defence with win against Klaasen
today 23:14 Labour leadership: When could a contest be triggered?
today 23:14 The six things likely to be at the top of Boris Johnson’s in-tray
today 23:14 Chelsea boss Frank Lampard expects to have his say on transfer dealings
today 23:14 Family life and lower league experience keeps me grounded – Villa boss Smith
today 23:14 Wayne Rooney wants to go into management when playing days at Derby are over
today 23:14 Vardy deserves place in 100-goal club, says Leicester boss Rodgers
today 23:14 Mourinho vows not to betray Eriksen’s trust by discussing their private talks
today 23:14 Lingard: I knocked on Solskjaer’s door when I saw United future fading
today 22:32 What will the first weeks of a Boris Johnson majority Government look like?
today 22:32 Labour leadership: When could a contest be triggered?
today 22:32 Freddie Ljungberg not allowed to bring in own coaching staff at Arsenal
today 22:32 Chelsea boss Frank Lampard expects to have his say on transfer dealings
today 22:32 Family life and lower league experience keeps me grounded – Villa boss Smith
today 22:32 Wayne Rooney wants to go into management when playing days at Derby are over
today 22:32 Vardy deserves place in 100-goal club, says Leicester boss Rodgers
today 22:32 Mourinho vows not to betray Eriksen’s trust by discussing their private talks
today 22:11 What will the first weeks of a Boris Johnson majority Government look like?
today 22:11 Wetherspoons boss £44m richer after election result
today 22:11 Selby dodges O’Sullivan fist bump before sealing Scottish Open semi-final spot
today 22:11 Johnson-Thompson honoured by nomination in ‘breakthrough’ year for women’s sport
yesterday 21:29 What will the first weeks of a Boris Johnson majority Government look like?
yesterday 21:29 Global Super League would not attract leading Premier League clubs – Ferguson
yesterday 21:08 Boris Johnson reiterates opposition to indyref2 in call with Nicola Sturgeon
yesterday 21:08 What will the first weeks of a Boris Johnson majority Government look like?
yesterday 21:08 Global Super League would not attract leading Premier League clubs – Ferguson
yesterday 20:26 Twitter figures show ‘significant increase’ in General Election engagement
yesterday 20:26 Twitter figures show ‘significant increase’ in General Election engagement
yesterday 20:26 Boris Johnson reiterates opposition to indyref2 in call with Nicola Sturgeon
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today 04:38 KLP's impact, away form wavers, double comeback - Hull City talking points from Charlton draw
today 04:38 KLP's impact, away form wavers, double comeback - Hull City talking points from Charlton draw
today 04:23 UK weather forecast: Britain braces for a weekend WHITE OUT as snow blankets the nation
today 04:23 US military embarrassed as catastrophic drone disaster costs millions of dollars
today 04:23 Royal shock: The surprise Christmas hosting advice Meghan Markle swears by revealed
today 03:20 Labour voters turn to Boris in fury at Corbyn ‘we just don’t trust him!’
today 03:20 Labour civil war explodes on BBC Newsnight over catastrophic Brexit election defeat
today 03:20 Rachel Riley hits out at vile racist abuse and death threats after standing up to Corbyn
today 03:20 Meghan Markle sends young fan into meltdown as she responded to ‘generous’ letter
today 03:20 Dominic Cummings savages remainers after election defeat - ‘F**ked it up even more’
today 02:17 Michelle Obama fury: Ex-FLOTUS sends Twitter into meltdown over Greta Thunberg tweet
today 02:17 Melania Trump sparks horror as she refuses to condemn President’s attack on Greta Thunberg
today 02:17 US and China seek to avoid all out war as tensions surge in the South China Sea
today 01:29 How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position
today 01:29 How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position
today 01:29 Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes
today 01:29 Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes
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today 01:14 Nicola Sturgeon humiliated as Boris Johnson vows to block second independence referendum
today 01:14 Brexiteer Wetherspoon boss toasts Boris after becoming £44M richer thanks to Tory triumph
today 00:11 Paedophile couple who filmed themselves abusing children jailed for 21 years
today 00:11 Easter Island mystery solved? 'Radical' study cracks meaning behind Easter Island statues
today 00:11 Election 2019: Corbyn Road residents call for street name change ‘An embarrassment!’
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today 00:11 Labour Civil War: Jeremy Corbyn will be overthrown in coup next week claims party MP
today 00:11 Farage branded a ‘national hero’ for saving Brexit and helping Boris CRUSH Corbyn – poll
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today 23:08 Freddie Ljungberg issues back me or sack me ultimatum to Arsenal ahead of Man City clash
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today 23:08 North Korea in furious rant at US for “provocation” over UN Security Council talks
today 23:08 Red on red war: Sadiq Khan unleashes huge attack on Corbyn’s ‘deeply unpopular’ leadership
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today 23:08 Car Insurance UK: This new free app could stop your policy from being invalidated
today 23:08 Lib Dem misery: Ousted leader Jo Swinson humiliated after posting final Twitter message
today 22:20 Charlton Athletic 2-2 Hull City highlights and reaction as Keane Lewis-Potter scores dramatic equaliser
today 22:20 Hull City verdict: Keane Lewis-Potter does it again as 95th minute equaliser rescues poor Tigers
today 22:20 Hull City verdict: Keane Lewis-Potter does it again as 95th minute equaliser rescues poor Tigers
today 22:20 Charlton v Hull City ratings as three Tigers players stand out in below par display
today 22:20 Charlton v Hull City ratings as three Tigers players stand out in below par display
today 22:05 Dad finds ‘pungent’ dead snake inside Christmas wreath
today 22:05 A&E waiting times worst in a decade as NHS warns of winter pressures
today 22:05 Royal snub: Could the Queen REFUSE Boris Johnson government?
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