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The award-winning singer's birth coincided with her parent's graduation ceremonies in the city.

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The birds were found at two sites near Hexham over the past month.

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The film tells the story of a family who become overwhelmed amid the pressures of the "gig economy".

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The pensions regulator has doubts about Sir Philip Green's proposed rescue plan to mend the business.

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Blackpink say their "hearts ached" for victims as the group performed on the venue's stage.

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Ruth Townsley has since "apologised unreservedly" and said it was "posted in a moment of frustration".

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The plans could see the most polluting vehicles pay 50 a day to enter parts of Newcastle.

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A coroner says it is still unclear how father-to-be Darran Everett came to be in the sea at Musselburgh.

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Leon decided to ignore people's stares and instead created a platform to help others.

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A teenager has started her first job seven months after approaching The Prince's Trust for help.

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Doctors carried out the surgery on the man who had a 1% chance of survival after being stabbed.

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Carole Hussey only discovered the 17th Century ornament was valuable thanks to the Antiques Roadshow.

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Community News

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.

 

Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Durham council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Getting Involved In The Community

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY? Despite the economic downturn in recent years we have seen it has really raised the local people of the communities’ spirits and brought a feeling of togetherness.

Avoiding Payday Loans

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013

AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Durham community.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

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