1 hr ago
The Northern Echo
Forget Me Not: Touching messages from First World War found in Hartlepool
Touching, handwritten messages and drawings from First World War soldiers, many of whom were killed, have been discovered in Hartlepool .
Trending on the Topix Network
12 hrs ago
Hartlepool GP to appear on Panorama show about A&E services
Town doctor Alex Muirhead, who works at Bankhouse Surgery, in the One Life Centre building in Park Road, Hartlepool, is expected to feature on BBC's Panorama show on Monday called A Week in A&E: Condition Critical? The former accident and emergency consultant, who worked at the University Hospital of North Tees, in Stockton, before leaving to ... (more)
13 hrs ago
Police searching for missing teacher hope to jog memories
PCSO Nicola Bowman and Sgt Paul Dent Durham Police Search Advisor, at the Blackhall Rocks picnic site a week after Durham teacher Mark Bushnell was last seen walking away from the car park POLICE searching for missing teacher Mark Bushnell have handed out leaflets to coastal visitors in a bid to jog memories of potential sightings of him.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Cabbie left scarred after 'appalling attack' by drink-crazed boyfriend in Hartlepool
HEARTED cabbie who took pity on a distressed woman was battered and bitten by her drink-crazed boyfriend.
Dozens of firefighters called to Hartlepool Power Station to tackle fire
A FLEET of 10 fire engines was sent to a blaze at Hartlepool Power Station in the early hours of Saturday.
Police vow to relentlessly pursue thieving Hartlepool couple who fleeced godmother, 91
POLICE have vowed to relentlessly pursue a thieving Hartlepool couple to claw back every penny they stole from their 91-year-old godmother.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
RSPB Saltholme needs volunteers to help welcome new-born lambs
The RSPB Saltholme site, on the Seaton Carew Road near Hartlepool, will be welcoming new-born lambs within the next month.
MPs pay tribute to former Labour politician and anti-war campaigner Tony Benn
He served in the cabinet under Harold Wilson and James Callaghan and narrowly missed out on the deputy leadership in 1981.
Councillors to consider ambitious plans to create Hartlepool's first-ever ice rink
Entrepreneur Brian Morton is applying for permission to construct a state-of-the-art artificial rink at The Sports Domes, in Seaton Carew.
Drug user burgled sister's home after seeing Facebook post saying she was going away
A DRUG user burgled his sister's home to pay off a drug debt after she said she was going away on Facebook.
Hartlepool MP launches stinging attack on Northern Rail's 'cattle trucks' service
Mr Wright launched a stinging attack on Northern Rail's rolling stock saying they are "totally unsuitable" for a modern network.
Dream come true for Hartlepool cabbie as well-wishers turn the tables on charity champion
HEARTED Stephen Picton will live the dream at the Millennium Stadium tomorrow after well-wishers turned the tables on the charity champion.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
VIDEO: Jar Family and Ruff Diamond judge primary schools' talent competition
YOUNGSTERS from primary schools across Hartlepool showed off their talents in a competition which left a judging panel with some tough decisions to make.
Hartlepool man dies in hospital after crash on A19 near Easington services
The 24-year-old was rushed to the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough following the crash on the northbound carriageway of the A19 just before the Easington services.
Cause of devastating fire at Hartlepool Snooker Centre may never be known
The brigade says the gutted building has been left so unstable that they cannot enter it and have recorded the cause as "unknown".
Beauty pageant entrant from Hartlepool could become a familiar face on the high street
A HARTLEPOOL youngster could soon become a familiar face on the high street after she was selected for the national finals of a beauty pageant.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Horden man's despair as snooker hall goes up in smoke
A blaze ripped through the roof of Hartlepool Snooker Club, resulting in parts of the building having to come down.
Former soldier tricked woman out of thousands of pounds by befriending her on internet
Raymond James McDonald made marriage proposals to two women and persuaded others to pay for holidays which were never booked, Durham Crown Court heard.
Norovirus outbreak at University Hospital of North Tees
SIX beds in two wards at the University Hospital of North Tees were closed after an outbreak of norovirus.
Family of man whose body was found on Hartlepool beach face three-month wait for answers
THE family of a man whose body was found at a beach face a three-month wait for answers into how he died.