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1 hr ago | Sunderland Echo

Sunderland charity shops losing A 50,000 a year, warn Bardardo's

Barnardo's North East, which recorded the staggering losses, said city stores are losing out on tens of thousands of pounds because customers don't understand Gift Aid.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Darlington and Stockton Times

Career criminal in court for 181st offence

A JUDGE spoke of his disbelief as he sentenced a career criminal for his 181st offence - the fifth time he has broke into the same shop after hours.

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BBC News

Death crash driver in police pursuit

A driver who knocked down and killed a boy on a footpath eight years ago is back in custody after he admitted leading police on a high-speed pursuit.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Trade appears to hold up despite parking charges

A CONTROVERSIAL pay and display parking scheme introduced on a busy high street does not appear to have badly affected trade, despite dire predictions.

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Chronicle Live

Man killed in Chester-le-Street crash is named as Kevin McLoughlin

Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London Kevin Andrew McLoughlin, 45, died on the B6313 ... (more)

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Community flooding project approved

A NEW project supporting communities in more than 6,000 homes to prepare for flooding has been launched on Teesside .

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The Advertiser

Initiative helps ease transition from primary to secondary school

PRIMARY school children have been stepping up to the mark in an initiative designed to prepare them for life at the big school.

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Newsday

Man killed in van collision named

Kevin McLoughlin was walking along the B6313 in Chester-le-Street at about 23:30 BST on Thursday when he was struck by a Ford Transit tipper van.

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Sunderland Echo

'Explosions' heard in Seaham turned out to be controlled fire at allotment

THE sound of 'explosions' and a 'large fire' on allotments in Seaham turned out to be controlled burning on the site.

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The Northern Echo

Apprentice chef thrown in at the deep end at Sedgefield oyster festival

AN APPRENTICE who swapped her waitress uniform for chef whites is preparing for her biggest catering challenge to date at one of the region's most prestigious social events.

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Hartlepool Mail

Emergency services called to Hartlepool bungalow after fire broke out in kitchen drawer

Fire chiefs say police were alerted to the incident, in Sharp Crescent, in the West View area of Hartlepool, as the cause was "undetermined".

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ITV

Police seek 'Cinderella' after would-be thief leaves shoe

Police in County Durham are seeking a 'Cinderella' would-be thief who left a shoe at the scene when trying to steal cider from a Co-op store.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Northern Echo

Tommy target reached to ensure statue stays in town

THE mission to ensure a much-loved steel statue remains in a North-East coastal town appears to have proved successful.

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Hartlepool Mail

I loved every minute of it

HARTLEPOOL Mail journalist Chris Cordner tackled the Miles for Men run for the first time - and declared: "It was the best run I've ever done in terms of atmosphere."

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The New Zealand Herald

Sideswipe: They're watching.

They sprang up around West Auckland like a plague. Colour-coded and smiling. Except for this one, with the furrowed brow of Sam the Eagle, watching us from the roadside.

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Hartlepool Mail

Two people left with serious injuries as police probe whether attacks are linked

A 26-year-old man suffered serious head injuries during an assault at the bus stop near Yates' Wine Lodge in Victoria Road, Hartlepool, at around 4.20am on Sunday.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

MORE than 2,000 people took part in a march in protest against Israel's bombing of Gaza.

The protest took place on Saturday in Middlesbrough along Linthorpe Road, Albert Road, past the Town Hall and on to Corporation Road.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Commonwealth sprinter Richard Kilty pays tribute to friend who drowned in River Tees

The Middlesbrough sprinter had just qualified for the semi-final of the 100m at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this afternoon when he was interviewed by the BBC trackside and asked if he could say a few words about David Zikhali.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Prison sculpture to go on show in London

ROBOT: Tracy Lyth from The Grange cafe with a robot designed and made by a prisoner at HMP Kirklevington Grange that has been selected to be displayed on the South Bank in London this summer.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Summer jamboree to celebrate Teesside's heritage is being held at Preston Park Museum, Eaglescliffe

Visitors will learn all about the impact local figures such as Robert Ropner and Colonel Spence had on the wider community.

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