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Teesside Live - Darlington

Maternity services improve but still need 'more experienced midwives'

The Care Quality Commission inspected the maternity services at University Hospital of North Durham and Darlington Memorial Hospital in January this year

Teesside Live - Darlington

Council spends £1.5m on fixing 25,000 potholes in just four years - and it's still not enough

Compensation totalling £6,176 has been paid out to claimants who have reported vehicle damage

Teesside Live - Darlington

Student turned entrepreneur Amy opens doors to new beauty therapy business

Amy Dollimore has taken over the beauty therapy concession at Shine hair and beauty salon in Northallerton after studying at Darlington College

Teesside Live - Darlington

Fujifilm Diosynth: More than 120 jobs at risk as major Teesside employer launches restructure

A total of 126 jobs are potentially set to go at the three North-east Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies UK sites

Teesside Live - Darlington

Boozed-up dad turned up to ex's home and threatened to stab her before smashing windows

Bradley Richmond called her a 'stupid b*itch' and made threats on Snapchat previously that evening

The Northern Echo | Darlington

When the King of Spain stayed in an imperial hotel in Darlington

JIMI HENDRIX drew a crowd of 200 when he played at Darlington’s Imperial Hotel on February 2, 1967, and he left – famously without his guitar – with his 5ft 11in frame crammed with his two bandmates and manager Chaz Chandler and a girlfriend and all his gear in a Mini van.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Skoda Fabia is easy to live with and good value for money

The Skoda Fabia is a practical small car that offers excellent comfort and appealing value for money.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Asda 'do not eat' recall over 'unsafe to eat' king prawns

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is warning shoppers not to eat the affected products

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Darlington and Durham hospitals higher than expected deaths

New NHS data has revealed that Darlington and Durham hospitals have a "higher than expected" level of deaths

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Lucy Pittaway Sycamore Gap woodland trail takes shape

North Yorkshire artist Lucy Pittaway's woodland trail in memory of the felled Sycamore Gap tree is continuing to take shape.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Met Office: Hour by hour forecast for Darlington today

It's set to be bright and breezy in Darlington today according to the Met Office who have predicted showers later on in the evening.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Three Darlington households charged for fly tipping offences

Three households have been charged in relation to fly tipping offences across Darlington

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Alpamare water park Scarborough looking for new operator

North Yorkshire Council has begun the search for a new operator for the currently closed Alpamare waterpark in Scarborough.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Pictures as Morris Dancers take over Darlington town centre

The Black Diamond Mixed Cotswold Morris dancers in Darlington took over the town centre for an electric display of dance and energy.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Darlington and Durham hospitals higher than expected deaths

New NHS data has revealed that Darlington and Durham hospitals have a "higher than expected" level of deaths

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

What are the symptoms of meningitis and how do you get it?

See the main symptoms and bacterial and viral meningitis, how you can catch it and if you can recover from it, according to the NHS.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Pictures as Morris Dancers take over Darlington town centre

The Black Diamond Mixed Cotswold Morris dancers in Darlington took over the town centre for an electric display of dance and energy.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Nigel Boddy is Lib Dem candiate for Durham PCC election

The Liberal Democrats have revealed their candidate for next month’s Durham Police and Crime Commissioner election.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Three Darlington households charged for fly tipping offences

Three households have been charged in relation to fly tipping offences across Darlington

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Grewelthorpe residents' offer for The Crown Inn accepted

Locals who launched a bid to save their village pub after it was shut down are raising a glass as an offer to buy it has been accepted.