Parents Urged to Try a Jiggle Wiggle

6 days ago
Parents urged to try a jiggle wiggle. A WEST Shields library has launched a new term of activities for tots... -> Read more at Shields Gazette

Wonga Profits Fall by More Than Half

1 day ago
Wonga profits fall by more than half. PAY-DAY lender Wonga said it expects that it will be smaller and less profitable in the near term after reporting a 53 per cent drop in pre-tax profits to £39.7m for 2013. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Morocco Expedition 2014

61 days ago
Morocco Expedition 2014. On the 9th July, 13 Greenfield Community College pupils and their teacher Mr Butterworth travelled to Morocco in North Africa as part of a World Challenge expedition. They had raised the £1250 for their place during the previous year and a half with activities and efforts including sponsored abseils, leg waxes, staff car washes, mufti-days -> Read more at Newton News

£400 for Care Home

11 days ago
£400 for Care Home. Residents at Defoe Court wish to say a big thank you to Honest John for his generous donation of £400. Val Scowen, Activities Co-ordinator accepted the cheque on behalf of the residents – the money will go towards Christmas Activities throughout the home.   -> Read more at Newton News

Aycliffe Tri Club Racing Round Up

12 days ago
Aycliffe Tri Club Racing Round Up. The end of August and beginning of September have been  busy for Aycliffe Tri Club with three of the club's triathletes  taking part in Half Iron Distance Triathlons that's 1.9 mile swim, 56 mile bike followed by a 13.1 mile half marathon. Martin Sedgwick and Rob Cherrie both raced at Newby Hall Half Iron Distance -> Read more at Newton News

HALF-TIME REPORT: Port Vale v Hartlepool United

50 days ago
HALF-TIME REPORT: Port Vale v Hartlepool United. A FIRST-half hat-trick for Port Vale striker Ben Williamson has given them a 3-1 half-time lead over Hartlepool United in the Capital One Cup... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

Dael Fry Believes Strong Boro Displays Will Help him Cement England Under-18 Place

23 days ago
Dael Fry believes strong Boro displays will help him cement England Under-18 place. Young centre-half started for the Young Lions on Wednesday, before coming on as a second-half substitute on Friday -> Read more at Gazette Live

£100k Donation Secures Long-term Future of Hartlepool Sea Cadets

50 days ago
£100k donation secures long-term future of Hartlepool Sea Cadets. A SEA cadets groups has secured the long-term future of its base thanks to a charitable donation... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

HALF-TIME REPORT: Hartlepool United Trailing 3-1 at Half-time to Northampton Town

15 days ago
HALF-TIME REPORT: Hartlepool United trailing 3-1 at half-time to Northampton Town. HARTLEPOOL United are losing 3-1 at half-time to Northampton Town at the Sixfields Stadium... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

Costs Slashed for Sunderland 10k and Half Marathon

40 days ago
Costs slashed for Sunderland 10k and half marathon. SUNDERLAND’S 2014 festival of running cost almost half the amount of last year’s event. -> Read more at Sunderland Echo

Tynedale Fly Half in Unavailable Due to Brazil Trip

4 days ago
Tynedale fly half in unavailable due to Brazil trip. TYNEDALE will again be without fly half Gavin Beasley for today's National One match at Cinderford as he has been selected to develop and promote rugby in Brazil. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Come Down and Cheer on Redcar Half Marathon Competitors

6 days ago
Come down and cheer on Redcar Half Marathon competitors. REDCAR'S 32nd Half Marathon gets underway this weekend and everyone is invited to come along and show their support. The main race, starting at 10am... -> Read more at Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council

Time Running out to Secure Place in Redcar Half Marathon

12 days ago
Time running out to secure place in Redcar Half Marathon. THE closing date for entries people wanting to take part in the Redcar Half Marathon is getting near the finishing line. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Ready, Set, Join! Final Call for Redcar Half Marathon Competitors

12 days ago
Ready, set, join! final call for redcar half marathon competitors. There is still time left for keen runners to sign up for the Redcar Half Marathon before the deadline passes on Thursday 25th September. Taking... -> Read more at Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council

Sunderland's Second-half Improvement Impresses Poyet

34 days ago
Sunderland's second-half improvement impresses Poyet. HEAD coach Gus Poyet branded Sunderland’s first-half display as “rubbish” in last night’s Capital One Cup victory at Birmingham City.. -> Read more at Sunderland Echo

The Core Set to Open on Science Central

49 days ago
The Core set to open on Science Central. Wed, 13/08/2014 - 15:55 Owned by Newcastle City Council, The Core, which spans seven floors, will create approximately 2,750 sq m of serviced office space for high growth technology and science-based businesses, with additional event space for business networking and activities.. Over half of the building is already pre-let to tenants, including a rapidly-growing software developer and significant academic and industry research partnerships. The Core, the first building on Science Central, is set to open for business on 3 November 2014, following a 12 month construction programme. read more. -> Read more at Newcastle City Council

Talks over Closure of County Bridge in Barnard Castle

5 days ago
Talks over closure of County Bridge in Barnard Castle. TALKS are continuing over the proposed closure of the County Bridge in Barnard Castle to allow the replacement of a gas mains pipe. Northern Gas Networks is planning to replace ageing metal with more durable plastic pipes in the area. Part of the six-week scheme will involve the closure of the bridge for up to a week – a move that traders say could hit them hard, especially if the work is carried out during the October half term school holiday. A spokeswoman for Northern Gas Networks confirmed that Saturday, October 25, had been proposed for the start of the bridge closure, to coincide with the school holiday. But she stressed that the company was still in discussion with Durham County Council highways officials. C... -> Read more at Teesdale Mercury

HALF-TIME: Hartlepool United and Portsmouth are Goalless at the Break

4 days ago
HALF-TIME: Hartlepool United and Portsmouth are goalless at the break. HARTLEPOOL United and Portsmouth go into the half-time break all square after a goalless first-half at Victoria Park... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

HALF-TIME REPORT: Hartlepool United Losing 1-0 to Wimbledon

39 days ago
HALF-TIME REPORT: Hartlepool United losing 1-0 to Wimbledon. HARTLEPOOL United are trailing 1-0 to AFC Wimbledon at the half-way stage of their Sky Bet League Two clash... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

Major Roadworks to Junction of A19 and A689 Reach Half-way

44 days ago
Major roadworks to junction of A19 and A689 reach half-way. MAJOR roadworks to reduce congestion on the A19 and A689 are roughly half-way through completion... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

Youngsters Enjoy the Ineos Go Run for Fun Event Before the Redcar Half Marathon

3 days ago
Youngsters enjoy the Ineos Go Run for Fun event before the Redcar Half Marathon. All wearing pink T-shirts, the boys and girls took part in the Ineos Go Run for Fun event which was held before the Redcar Half Marathon -> Read more at Gazette Live

Farmer Given Suspended Jail Term over Breaches of Livestock Rules

26 days ago
Farmer given suspended jail term over breaches of livestock rules. Northumberland farmer Eric Anderson has been given a suspended jail term over 16 breaches of livestock rules -> Read more at Evening Chronicle

Hartlepool United 0 Bury 1: Half-time Report

46 days ago
Hartlepool United 0 Bury 1: Half-time report. A DANIEL Nardiello has given Bury a 1-0 lead at half-time against Hartlepool United in Sky Bet League Two... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

HALF-TIME: Hartlepool United Trail 1-0 to Dagenham & Redbridge at the Break

43 days ago
HALF-TIME: Hartlepool United trail 1-0 to Dagenham & Redbridge at the break. AN early Luke Howell strike has given Dagenham & Redbridge the lead at half-time against Hartlepool United in Sky Bet League Two... -> Read more at Hartlepool Mail

Motorist Found to be Nearly Three and a Half Times Drink Drive Limit Near Newton Aycliffe

47 days ago
Motorist found to be nearly three and a half times drink drive limit near Newton Aycliffe. A MOTORIST caught weaving along a road as he looked for a lay-by to sleep in was nearly three and a half times the drink drive limit. -> Read more at The Northern Echo