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£500,000 investment in firm

International test equipment firm Seaward Group is to transform its Peterlee manufacturing base with an investment of £500,000. The work, which has already begun, will significantly improve efficiency, reduce waste, and lead to a 25% increase in...

Friday, 06:02 in Regional North East

Police officer’s national honour for helping crash victims’ families

A police officer has been commended for his work with bereaved families following fatal road traffic collisions. PC Mick Woodhouse, who works within the joint Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit, was a Highly Commended nominee in the...

Friday, 06:02 in Regional North East

Bus firm Stagecoach appeals to politicians over rush-hour congestion

Bus company Stagecoach North East has urged politicians to take tough action on congestion and put buses at the heart of their plans. The transport company, which runs services in Hartlepool, has written to MPs and councillors across the UK to warn of...

Friday, 06:02 in Regional North East

Danger driver led police on 100mph chase after jumping red light and then going wrong way on roundabout

A danger driver jumped a red light before leading police on a 100mph chase and taking a roundabout the wrong way in a bid to evade cops. Warren Gate fled from a marked patrol car in the early hours because he feared if he went to jail his dying mother...

Friday, 06:02 in Regional North East

Motorist warning ahead of £800k work at A689/Brenda Road roundabout

Major work is set to start on an £800,000 water main project that will affect traffic at the A689/Brenda Road roundabout. Hartlepool Water has announced a major investment to improve water supply services to customers. As part of the investment, the...

Friday, 06:02 in Regional North East

Dozens of vehicles stopped and checked by police in Cleveland

More than 40 vehicles were stopped and checked as part of a police operation. Police volunteers stopped the motorists during a day of action in County Durham and Cleveland. Operation Basingstoke saw officers from Durham and Cleveland Special...

Thursday, 19:11 in Regional North East

Movies AND TRAILER: 10 summer blockbusters you won't want to miss

Long-awaited Pixar sequels, nail-biting action movies and the all-female Ocean's 8 - plenty of exciting blockbusters are arriving in cinemas over the next couple of months. Georgia Humphreys has the low-down. It's been a year brimming with box-office...

Thursday, 16:39 in Regional North East

Military police rule out riverbank in missing Hartlepool toddler Katrice Lee probe

Military police examining an area of a German riverbank in connection with the disappearance of Hartlepool toddler Katrice Lee say they have found no evidence during their search. The Royal Military Police (RMP) began a five-week search earlier this...

Thursday, 15:46 in Regional North East

Review: Rolling Stones, Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh

It’s a crying shame Sunderland’s Stadium of Light couldn’t host The Rolling Stones this summer as North East music fans certainly missed out on one hell of a show. Sunderland AFC confirmed that the club was approached by a promoter for preliminary...

Thursday, 14:58 in Regional North East

Review: Public Image Limited, Newcastle Academy

With the TV adverts for butter, appearances on reality TV and his, now, cartoonish persona it is sometimes easy to forget just what a unique voice John Lydon is. The frontman shot to fame as Jonny Rotten with the Sex Pistols but after the notorious...

Thursday, 14:39 in Regional North East

The Tall Ships Races 2018: Everything you need to know about Sunderland’s epic sailing event

From July 11 to July 14, the city of Sunderland will welcome up to 1.5million visitors all keen to see the 55 ships taking part in The Tall Ships Races 2018. There will also be a jam-packed schedule of music, theatre, circus and dance for visitors to...

Thursday, 14:08 in Regional North East

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Friday, June 15, in the Hartlepool area

Ongoing and upcoming roadworks in the Hartlepool and East Durham area include the following: Bruce Crescent, Hartlepool: Road closure for sewer works, until August 23. B1277 Brenda Road, Hartlepool: Cycle lane construction, until July 1. Wolviston...

Thursday, 13:40 in Regional North East

North East words ket, gadgie, claggy and more make it into the Oxford English Dictionary

Ee never - a number of North East words have been hoyed into the Oxford English Dictionary. From ket and claggy to hoy and gadgie, the weird and wonderful vocabulary of the region has been celebrated in the latest update of the famous tome. The OED...

Thursday, 12:35 in Regional North East

America's Got Talent singing sensation Courtney Hadwin says US TV appearance was 'like a dream'

Teen singing star Courtney Hadwin has opened up on her incredible experience on hit show America's Got Talent, describing the experience as being like a 'dream.' The 13-year-old said she was not expecting the worldwide reaction she has had to her...

Thursday, 12:25 in Regional North East

Vote: Should university students have to sign a code of conduct for their behaviour?

Durham University students could be made to sign an American-style ‘honour code’. Professor Stuart Corbridge, the university’s vice chancellor, raised the prospect of introducing the measure to combat behaviour which has left some in the city at...

Thursday, 11:33 in Regional North East

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