BEACHGOERS and day-trippers are being urged to respect the region’s wildlife after officers received a report of dolphins being harassed by people on jet skis in Northumberland.
THE Darlington 10K returned on Sunday - and runners from around the region were loving it.
FORMER Port Vale striker Mark Cullen has officially been announced as a Hartlepool United player after serving a trial period at the club.
THE RETURN of Darlington’s popular 10K running event was greeted by smiling faces, a sea of colourful running jerseys and a huge sense of relief.
RESPIRATORY staff at a Teesside health trust have made an emotional plea to the public, asking everyone to protect the NHS by playing their part.
CONCERNS are mounting that a staycation-inspired boom in holiday lodges, glamping sites and static caravan parks could end up harming the region’s...
A FORMER heroin addict turned staff nurse has tied the knot with the love of his life in a 'perfect' ceremony.
A MAN who threatened to kill a woman, drown her kittens and torch her car has been jailed.
THE annual championships at Darlington’s New Blackwell Lawn Tennis Club proved to be a smashing success with close-fought battles the order of...
LAST week the House of Commons rose for its summer recess. In normal times this would be met with scenes of hundreds of MPs jumping on bustling trains out of the...
ONE hundred years ago today, an “excellent scheme” was launched to bring together all the antiques, fossils, curios, truncheons, coins, engines and...
A RAIL firm has launched a new initiative to get passengers talking - with the world’s longest railway bench in North Yorkshire taking centre stage.
THE Doe Park Oak is the oldest tree in the district, and over its 800 years, despite its remote location, what amazing stories it must have seen: the...
TODAY is officially Yorkshire Day and to celebrate God’s Own Country the experts at outdoor footwear brand, SCARPA, have rounded up ten of the best walks and outdoor...
A NORTH-East nurse has been suspended after he hit a dementia patient who had wet the bed.
MORE than 20,000 people awaited the arrival of an Olympic homecoming train. In the pouring rain, they waited to greet triple medal winner Jack Hatfield, a...
A MURDERER, perverts, drug dealers and burglars were among those who faced justice at Teesside Crown Court in July.
It looks the part, drives well and offers a combination of refinement and practicality.
Experienced striker Jake Cassidy has become Darlington’s tenth summer signing, completing Alun Armstrong’s lengthy search for a forward.
TRAINER Michael Dods has his sights set on the Ayr Gold Cup for emerging star Commanche Run after the gelding’s scintillating...
POLICE continue to scour the Pyrenees mountains as detectives looks for more evidence into the death of hiker Esther Dingley.
DARLINGTON trainer Michael Dods said he was 'delighted' with the performance of Commanche Falls as his horse sprinted to victory at Goodwood this afternoon.
Boris Johnson and his wife Carrie have announced they are expecting their second child together.
THE SHOCKING state of Middlesbrough’s roads will require “drastic action” and millions of pounds of investment, according to the town’s mayor.
HOSPITALS throughout the region have experienced a stark increase in coronavirus patients.
A MUM-of-four from Bishop Auckland had a weekend she will never forget after her postcode netted her a cash prize of over £750,000 with People’s Postcode Lottery.
ONE LUCKY County Durham resident is celebrating after winning more than £750,000 thanks to their lucky postcode.
A NORTH EAST health chief said he believes the Euro 2020 final helped “supercharge” infections in the North East.
A NEW academic centre which will benefit medical students for generations has officially opened its doors at the Friarage Hospital.
THE number of coronavirus cases in County Durham increased by 213 in 24 hours, official figures show.
THIS week in pictures features an all-star line-up from the Tokyo Olympics, showing the absolute best of sport from around the world.
POLICE are asking the public to report any sightings of a missing teenager.