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Teesside Live - Darlington

Battling parents win landmark ruling stating 'emotional abuse' led to teen daughter's suicide

Roisin Hunter Bennett's mum and dad have won a two-year battle for the High Court landmark ruling

Teesside Live - Darlington

Ex Hitachi worker launched 'sustained' attack on mum and dad in row over his electronic tag

Steven Cruickshanks, 43, who was tagged for a previous offence of stalking, returned from the pub and assaulted his parents after they questioned him on his curfew

Teesside Live - Darlington

Mother charged with murdering schoolgirl Scarlett Vickers is granted bail

Simon Vickers and Sarah Hall have both been charged with the murder of their daughter Scarlett Vickers

Teesside Live - Darlington

Teessiders braced for thunderstorms and flooding as Met Office issue yellow weather warning

Some areas are expected to see flooding

Teesside Live - Darlington

'Drunk and lonely' pervert sexually assaulted teen girl in street

Davide Sardu previously caused alarm when he said he was going "to kill everyone" on a Facebook Live video

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

DWP Pension Credit warning as thousands miss out on £3,900

DWP Pension Credit is designed to help people over State Pension age and on a low income with daily living costs

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

CLA's breakfast meeting at show looks at future of farming

THE ways farming can deliver more than just food will be the subject for the Future Farmers of Yorkshire breakfast meeting on Wednesday, July 10, at the Great Yorkshire Show.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Darlington business Sparta Security, off BBC's Rent-a-Cop, goes bust

Darlington’s celebrity security firm has gone bust – with around £300k owed to debtors, and employees claiming wages were left unpaid.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Great Yorkshire Show 2024: How much a pint will cost you

At The Great Yorkshire Inn, punters can expect to pay £6 for a pint of Amstel, while a pint of Theakstons will set you back £6.50.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Met Office: Bouts of heavy rain to hit Durham and Darlington

Heavy rain showers are set to hit Durham and Darlington throughout the day today, according to Met Office forecasters.

Teesside Live - Darlington

School headteacher in tribute to 'respectful, polite and very friendly' Scarlett Vickers

Haughton Academy said Scarlett Vickers will be greatly missed

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

North Yorkshire milepost hit on the A167 near Great Smeaton

Driving down the A167 between Darlington and Northallerton recently, we could not fail to notice that a Grade II listed building had been smacked by a vehicle and was now leaning at a drunken angle.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Police release picture of Scarlett Vickers from Darlington

Police have released a picture of a Darlington girl who died following an alleged murder on Friday (July 5) evening

The Northern Echo | Darlington

North Yorkshire milepost clattered on the A167 near Great Smeaton

DRIVING down the A167 between Darlington and Northallerton recently, we could not fail to notice that a Grade II listed building had been smacked by a vehicle and was now leaning at a drunken angle.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Parents told to throw out 'dangerous' baby proofing product

Plug protectors are in millions of homes across the UK, but parents have been warned to throw away the potentially “dangerous” product

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Darlington business Sparta Security, off BBC's Rent-a-Cop, goes bust

Darlington’s celebrity security firm has gone bust – with around £300k owed to creditors, and employees claiming wages were left unpaid.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Great Yorkshire Show 2024 opens with heavy rain forecast

The 2024 Great Yorkshire Show starts this morning in Harrogate, with organisers promising a grand display of farming, food and the countryside.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

How my mum brought England luck - by nibbling on dog biscuits

Bark of the net

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Thirsk's De Mowbray Music Festival announces 2024 line-up

The line-up has been announced for the 2024 De Mowbray Music Festival in Thirsk, North Yorkshire, from August 15 to 18.

Teesside Live - Darlington

'Revolving door prisoner' smashed into car full of pensioners as he fled police in van

Aaron Drummond says he drove off from the police as he was 'scared of going back to prison'